About Wharton Arts

Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts provides music, theater, and dance instruction, educational programs, and performances for children, teens, and adults. In addition to instruction in all instruments and voice, WIPA offers classes in musical theater, dance, drama, choral music, vocal music, music theory, audio recording, early childhood music, and music for children with special needs. Offering a range of musical genres including classical, rock, jazz, and blues, WIPA is New Jersey’s largest independent non-profit community performing arts center serving students in Union, Morris, Essex, Somerset, Middlesex, and surrounding counties.

 

Map Directions – Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts

Directions

The Performing Arts School is conveniently located at 60 Locust Avenue, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922.

From Garden State Parkway:

Take EXIT 142 and follow signs for 78 WEST (Follow direction FROM 78 WEST)

From 78 WEST:

Take EXIT 43 (New Providence/Berkeley Heights EXIT). Make slight RIGHT onto Diamond Hill Road. Turn LEFT on Mountain Avenue. Turn RIGHT onto Snyder Avenue. Turn RIGHT onto Locust Avenue. We are located at 60 Locust Avenue at the corner of Russo Place.

From 78 EAST:

Take EXIT 41 (Berkeley Heights / Scotch Plains EXIT). Turn LEFT onto Dale Road. Dale Road becomes Drift Road. Turn LEFT onto Plainfield Avenue. Turn RIGHT onto Hamilton Avenue. Hamilton Avenue becomes Locust Avenue. We are located at 60 Locust Avenue at the corner of Russo Place.

NJTransit train schedules TO / FROM Berkeley Heights:     Visit Website

Parking: Parking lot is behind building; access is from Russo Place.