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To the Main Stage in Madison

To the Outdoor Stage in Morris Township

 

To the Main Stage: F. M. Kirby Shakespeare Theatre in Madison

The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's Main Stage — the intimate F.M. Kirby Shakepeare Theatre — is located at 36 Madison Avenue at Lancaster Road, on the campus of Drew University in Madison. It is three miles east of Morristown and easily reached by car or train.


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For parking, see Parking.

Upon entering the Drew University campus at Lancaster Road: The Tilghman Parking Lot is about 50 yards on the right. The Kirby Theatre is past the guard gate and into the next parking lot (toward the front of the parking lot and on the left).


1) I-287 to Exit 35: At the end of the exit ramp, follow signs for Rt. 124 East (Madison Ave.). Travel three miles and turn right at the Lancaster Road traffic light into the Drew University campus. Proceed as above.


2) From Northwest NJ via I-80 East: To Exit 43 (I-287 South, Morristown). Proceed as #1.

3) From Northern NJ and NYC (GW Bridge) via I-80 West: To Exit 43A (I-287 South, Morristown) Watch signs carefully as I-80 divides before exit—stay to the right in the local lanes. Proceed as #1.

4) From Western NJ and Eastern PA via I-78 East:
To Exit 29 (I-287 North). Proceed as #1.

5) From Southern NJ via NJ Turnpike (I-95 North): To Exit 10. Follow signs for I-287 North. Proceed as #1.


6) From Eastern NJ and NYC/Lincoln/Holland Tunnel via NJ Turnpike (I-95 South): To Exit 14. After toll plaza, follow I-78 West to exit 48 (Rt. 24 West, Springfield/Morristown). Follow Rt. 24 West to exit 7A. Follow signs for Rt. 124 West/Chatham. Continue through Chatham and Madison (Main Street). Having passed through the center of Madison, bear left under the railroad trestle to the second traffic light. At the Lancaster Road traffic light., turn left into the Drew University campus.

7) By Train: NJ Transit’s Morristown Line provides direct service to Madison, including service to and from Hoboken, Newark Broad Street and NY Penn Station. The theatre is within a scenic and safe 15-minute walk to and from the Madison Train Station. With train trestle on your right, follow Kings Road straight for two and a half blocks and turn left when the road become Madison Ave. (Rt. 124). Make the left into Drew University at Lancaster Road For rail schedules, call 1-800-626-RIDE or visit NJ Transit's Web Site.



To the Outdoor Stage: The Greek Theatre in Morris Township
(at Convent Station)

2 Convent Road in Morris Township (at the Convent Station train stop)
On the campus of College of Saint Elizabeth

Upon entering the College of Saint Elizabeth campus: Follow “The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey” signs.


1) I-287 to Exit 35: At the end of the exit ramp, follow signs for Rt. 124 East (Madison Ave.). Travel approx. 1.5 miles and turn left at the traffic light onto Convent Rd. (at Rod’s Restaurant/Madison Hotel). Enter College of Saint Elizabeth campus. Proceed as above.


2) From Southern NJ via NJ Turnpike (I-95 North): To Exit 10. Follow signs for I-287 North. Proceed as #1.

3) From Eastern NJ and NYC/Lincoln/Holland Tunnel via NJ Turnpike (I-95 South): To Exit 14. After toll plaza, follow I-78 West to Exit 48, Rt.24 West (Springfield/Morristown). Follow Rt. 24 West to Exit 2A (Morristown, Rt. 510 West). At the third traffic light (The Morris Museum will be on your right), turn left onto Normandy Parkway. At the next light, turn left onto Rt. 124 East (Madison Ave.). Proceed as #1.

4) From Western NJ and Eastern PA via I-78 East: To Exit 29 (I-287 North). Proceed as #1.

5) From Northwest NJ via I-80 East: To Exit 43 (I-287 South, Morristown). Proceed as #1.

6) From Northern NJ and NYC (GW Bridge) via I-80 West: To Exit 43A (I-287 South, Morristown) Watch signs carefully as I-80 divides before exit—stay to the right in the local lanes. Proceed as #1.

7) By Train: New Jersey Transit’s Morristown Line provides direct service to Convent Station, including service to and from Hoboken, Newark Broad Street and New York Penn Station. The train stops directly at the gate of the College of Saint Elizabeth (Convent Station stop). For rail schedules, call 1-800-626-RIDE or visit its Web Site.