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Some of the season's most buzzed about shows.

Ends Mar 01 Pass Over (NJ) NJ: West Orange

Luna Stage Company presents this mashup of "Waiting for Godot" and the Exodus saga, exploring the unquestionable human spirit of young black men who dream about a promised land they've yet to find. 

Opens Jun 06 Lackawanna Blues NJ: Red Bank

Two River Theater presents this deeply personal work from Tony Award winner Ruben Santiago-Hudson, a solo reminiscence of his 1950s childhood growing up on the banks of Lake Erie.

Opens May 28 The Wanderer NJ: Millburn

Paper Mill Playhouse's new musical explores the life of 50s and 60s rock icon Dion, offering an intimate look at a life lived in the glow of the spotlight and in the shadow of addiction.

Opens Mar 03 Conscience NJ: New Brunswick

This latest work by George Street Playhouse favorite Joe DiPietro ("The Second Mrs. Wilson," "Toxic Avenger," "Clever Little Lies") is a historical drama set during the Red Scare.

Previews start Apr 30 A Twist of Water NJ: Trenton

Passage Theatre Company presents this new work, set against the backdrop of Chicago, which explores the definition of family and the love we find when we allow ourselves to heal.