News & Special Events

Special Events:

The Mason Gross Extension Division is pleased to offer outstanding workshops and special events for pre-college and adult students – musicians, dancers, and visual artists & designers. Registration and event information is found on event websites. Write  or call us at 848-932-1500 for more information.


  • Rutgers Day: Saturday, April 27, 2019: TENTATIVE TIME & PERFORMANCE
    • Rutgers Children’s Choirs (11 a.m., Zimmerli Art Museum)
    • Chamber Music at Mason Gross ensembles (1 p.m., Zimmerli Art Museum)
    • Rutgers Youth Jazz Ensemble (time and location TBD)
    • ABT Performance (time and location TBD)
  • Chamber Music at Mason Gross Program Concert: Sunday, May 5, 2019, 2 p.m., Schare Recital Hall, Marryott Music Building
  • Extension Division Honors Recital: Saturday, May 4, 2019, 1:00 p.m., Lower Dodge Gallery, Zimmerli Art Museum
  • Rutgers Youth Jazz Ensemble Concert: Tuesday, May 7, 2019, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Schare Recital Hall
  • Rutgers Children’s Choir & Scarlet Singers Spring Concert:  Saturday, May 11, 2019, 2 p.m., Nicholas Music Center, Douglass Campus, Rutgers University
  • Royal Conservatory Music Development Program Music Performance Assessments: TBA
  • Extension Division Student Recitals:  Saturday & Sunday May 18 & 19, 2019.
  • American Ballet Theater® Certified School of Ballet Spring Showcase: Saturday, June 8, 2019, 1 p.m.  Victoria J. Mastrobuono Theater
  • Mason Gross Art Days: Considering Mason Gross for collegiate study? Visit us during one of our Art Days.  Click here for more info. Email Kara Golden at if you have any questions.


The Mason Gross Extension Division Operating Status Page will list unanticipated closures (weather, and emergencies).

  • Martin Luther King Junior Day, January 21, 2019: no regularly scheduled classes or lessons;
  • President’s Day, February 18, 2019: classes & lessons are in session.
  • Easter/ Spring Break, April 20 – April 26, 2019: no classes or lessons.
  • Memorial Day Vacation, May 24–27, 2019: no classes or lessons.
  • Independence Day Vacation, July 4–6, 2019: no classes or lessons.