Bergen Performing Arts Center is proud to announce a new partnership with the Westfield Garden State Plaza.


Comedian Vic Dibitetto will take photos with fans in the Restaurant District of the mall on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 4 to 5 p.m. to kick off the initiative. The Garden State Plaza is holding an Instagram contest ( to let one lucky fan cut the line at the Meet & Greet while also winning two tickets to Dibitetto’s Nov. 15 performance at bergenPAC.


The partnership will present free weekly family events every Saturday throughout 2019 and include popular shows, sing-a-longs and character meet and greets. The first one will be Bubble Trouble on April 27 with 30-minute shows at 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12p.m. and 1 p.m. For a full calendar, visit


The renowned Performing Arts School at bergenPAC will hold auditions for its summer musical this May and perform flash mobs at the mall to celebrate Halloween and promote their summer and winter musicals. 


“bergenPAC’s nonprofit mission is to make the performing arts accessible to everyone in the community, and this partnership will help our programs reach an even wider audience,” bergenPAC President & CEO Dominic Roncace said. “We appreciate the Westfield Garden State Plaza for recognizing the value that bergenPAC brings to the region’s cultural landscape.”