Local Theaters Near Homestead Run

For theater enthusiasts residing in Homestead Run, there are several venues that offer many different types of live performances - from plays and musicals to concerts and more. Here’s a brief guide to some of the top venues for live theater in the region.


Grunin Center for the Arts, Toms River

Located at Ocean County College - the Grunin Center is a hub for artistic performances, providing a range of shows from community theater and classical music to dance and comedy events. It's known for its high-quality productions and excellent acoustics, making it a premier destination for performing arts in the area.

Exit 82 Theatre Company, Toms River

This community theater group is known for its dynamic performances and community engagement. Exit 82 Theater Company offers a variety of shows throughout the year, ranging from contemporary musicals to classic plays - along with educational programs and workshops at its studio theater on Main Street.

Strand Theater, Lakewood

Just a short drive from Toms River, the historic Strand Theater offers a rich array of events ranging from Broadway-style plays to concerts and dance performances. Known for its ornate architecture and commitment to cultural enrichment, the Strand provides a unique and enriching experience for theater-goers.

Algonquin Arts Theatre, Manasquan

Although a bit further away, Algonquin Arts Theatre is well worth the drive. This historic venue provides a broad spectrum of cultural programming - including plays, musicals, concerts, and educational events for all ages.


Each of these venues contributes uniquely to the cultural fabric of their communities, offering residents and visitors alike the chance to enjoy high-quality live performances close to home. Remember to contact the venues or visit their websites for the latest show schedules and ticketing information. Whether you’re in the mood for a musical, a play, or a live concert - these theaters provide plenty of options to experience the arts in a vibrant and intimate setting.

Homestead Run

100 Fireside Blvd. Toms River, NJ 08755