Box Office Information


Our Box Office is open for in-person ticket purchases and inquiries. We are also available for contact at or 973-655-5112 during scheduled business hours.

Please note that under COVID-19 precautions, access to the Alexander Kasser Theater is limited. Before visiting the campus, please see the MSU COVID-19 Information page for complete, updated protocols

Purchase Tickets

To purchase tickets to upcoming performances online, please visit our TICKETS page.

All Montclair State University undergraduate students get (1) one prepaid ticket per production for PEAK Performances, MSU Theatre & Dance, and John J. Cali School of Music. Students need to arrange for their ticket in-person at the Alexander Kasser Theater Box Office window (Tuesday through Friday, 12 noon to 6 pm) by showing their MSU student ID, providing an MSU email, address, and phone number. Currently,
MSU student prepaid tickets cannot be secured over the phone or online.

Box Office Hours

Tuesday through Friday 12 NOON to 6 pm.
The Box Office is CLOSED on Mondays.

Box Office Hours on Performance Day(s)

On performance days, the Box Office is open from 10am until showtime.

Phone and Email


GPS Address

1 Normal Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07043

Turn on to the campus and follow College Ave to the Red Hawk Parking Deck

For additional information on directions, travel options and parking, see our DIRECTIONS page.

Mailing Address

Box Office, Alexander Kasser Theater
Montclair State University
1 Normal Avenue, Montclair NJ 07043

Group Sales

For every ten tickets purchased at the regular price, receive the 11th ticket free. There is a one-time standard $10.00 fee for the group sale. Please phone the Box Office for assistance.

Exchange Procedures

Tickets can be exchanged up to 24 hours before the scheduled performance, with a five dollar exchange fee per ticket.
Please note: A ticket can only be exchanged for one of equal value.


Refunds are not possible at this time, unless it is related to health and safety.

Parking Information

All patron parking is in the Red Hawk Deck, directly adjacent to the Alexander Kasser Theater. Once parked, exit the Red Hawk Deck from the 4th floor to access the theater. In consideration of COVID-19 safety protocols, purchasing event parking in the Kasser lobby is not permitted at this time. Parking fees may be paid at the kiosk machines located on the 2nd, 4th and 5th floors of the Red Hawk Parking Deck
or at the pay stations as you exit the garage. For parking rates, please visit our DIRECTIONS page

For any questions, comments or concerns about your parking experience, please contact Parking Services by phone at 973-655-7580 or by email at

Transportation from New York

MONDAY – FRIDAY TRAIN Montclair – Boonton Line (Midtown Direct from New York to Montclair Heights Station – New Jersey Transit. Note there are two Montclair stops; use the Montclair Heights Station. The Montclair University stop is over a mile away from the theater. Visit NJTransit for more information.

MONDAY – FRIDAY BUS from New York City DECAMP BUS #66 leaves from New York Port Authority Bus Terminal and drops you off in front of Alexander Kasser Theatre except (WEEKENDS) will drop you off at the corner of campus at the intersection of Valley Road and Mount Hebron Road in front of church. You will be one block away from campus. Make a right once you get off campus and proceed one block until you see the Montclair State University sign. Visit DeCamp Bus Lines for more information.

Local Transportation Information

NJ Transit Railroad service to Montclair Heights is not available on the weekend.

NJ Transit Bus lines 28 and 705 stop in front of the Alexander Kasser Theater (this is the Montclair State University stop). Go to New Jersey Transit or call NJ Transit at 973-275-5555 for schedules and more information.

DeCamp Bus #66 travels to the corner of Mt. Hebron and Valley Roads, which is approximately a 15-minute walk to the Alexander Kasser Theater on the Montclair State University campus. It picks up from Nassau Road and Valley Road, which is just the next corner over. For schedule and fare information, visit and look for buses marked 66 on the bus schedule. Please be advised that purchasing tickets in advance at Port Authority for travel from Port Authority to Montclair State University is required; a ticket or cash for the return trip can be used. Upon boarding the bus at Port Authority, PEAK Performances recommends telling the driver you would like to get off at the closest stop to Montclair State, a church at the corner of Mt. Hebron and Valley Roads.

Comfort and Convenience

  • Designated, integrated, accessible seating for patrons who use wheelchairs and their companions is available at all performances and events
  • The Kasser offers barrier-free access with on-grade entrances, elevators, railings, wide doorways, accessible restrooms and designated parking spaces
  • Wireless infrared receivers are available for patron use
  • Large print programs are available at every performance
  • Other special requests will be accommodated whenever possible. Please direct all inquiries to Audience Services at 973-655-4010

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