The historic STRAND THEATER is operated by the non-profit 501(c)3 Strand Ventures, Inc. and is Ocean County's premier entertainment venue! Designed by the famous architect Thomas Lamb, THE STRAND opened its doors in 1922 and it's pristine interior shines as brightly today as it did then with the continued support of YOU! Located in historic downtown Lakewood, New Jersey, THE STRAND is ADA accessible and offers a wide variety of live entertainment including concerts, dance, musicals, theatre and comic performances to all of New Jersey and the surrounding region. VISIT! ENJOY! DONATE!