|South Asian Theater Festival To Take Place December 11-12|
(NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) -- Epic Actors’ Workshop, will present the 15th South Asian Theater Festival December 11-12 at the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center. The two-day festival will explore the artistry and diversity of South Asia through theater, music, dance works and spoken word examining South Asian social and cultural issues and traditions at home and around the world, and features theater participants from India, Bangladesh, California, and New Jersey.
|Passage Theatre Company Announces Brishen Miller as Managing Director and Jamel Baker as Lead Producer|
(TRENTON, NJ) -- Passage Theatre Company, a professional theatre company in residence at the Mill Hill Playhouse in Trenton, New Jersey, has announced the appointment of two new administrators to their roster of artistic leaders. Brishen Miller and Jamel Baker will be the company’s Managing Director and Lead Producer, respectively. Both artists bring a wide depth of experience and artistic merit, including previous engagements at Passage, to their new roles.
|WigJam and Particle Theory To Perform At Benefit For Push To Walk|
(PARK RIDGE, NJ) -- Two Bergen County musical mainstays – WigJam and Particle Theory – will be plugging in Saturday, December 11, at the Park Ridge Elks Lodge in a benefit for the non-profit Push to Walk. The fifth annual Murphy/Donovan Holiday Party runs from 7:00pm to 11:00pm and the donation is $75, which includes buffet dinner, bottled beer and wine in addition to the music.
|New Jersey Symphony Orchestra announces Casablanca performance at Mayo Performing Arts Center|
(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra have added a performance of the classic film Casablanca with live orchestral accompaniment at Mayo Performing Arts Center (MPAC) in Morristown on February 11. The Orchestra will also present the film concert in Newark and New Brunswick as previously announced.
|Montclair Rocker Jason Didner to Live Stream for Mental Health Association Benefit on November 27|
Jason Didner has always wanted his concerts, original songs and choice of cover tunes to serve a purpose. This motivation has heightened for Jason in the past year. The COVID-19 pandemic began making it harder for communities to gather in person. Then the approach of winter made it clear our social interactions would have to be mostly virtual. He imagined his musical skills might help.
|Christmas Must Be on the Way - the Nutcrackers Are Back|
The temperature has dropped to the 20s at night. Snow showers have been spotted in Sussex County, families are already shopping, trees in front lawns are being decorated with multi-colored lights, Santa’s elves are hard at work at the North Pole and chestnuts are waiting to be roasted on an open fire.
|Jersey City Poet's "The Medusa Project" is heading for the Moon|
Jersey City Poet and Author Megha Sood's Editorial Anthology “The Medusa Project” is heading for the moon as part of the LUNAR CODEX PROJECT. As an arts and culture project, The Lunar Codex is the most expansive, international, and diverse collection of contemporary culture launched to the Moon. Significantly, it is the first project to launch the works of women artists to the lunar surface.
|70 Menorah Topped Cars to Parade Through Morris County to Celebrate 2021 Hanukkah Season|
(MORRIS COUNTY, NJ) -- To celebrate the 2021 Hanukkah season, The Rabbinical College will be having a Car Menorah Parade departing from the Rabbinical College - Morristown traveling to Friendship Circle- LifeTown, culminating in great Holiday festivities. The parade route will travel via the main thoroughfares of Morristown and Livingston, including Whippany Rd. Route 10, in a unique Hanukkah celebration promoting holiday awareness. The parade will end at the Friendship Circle- LifeTown - Livingston for a Joyous Holiday celebration with Donuts etc.
|Centenary Stage Company Offers Special Discounted Tickets for Black Friday and Cyber Monday|
(HACKETTSTOWN, NJ) -- Centenary Stage Company will be offering special discounts and ticket prices for the preview performance of A Christmas Carol, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday. Terms and conditions apply, non-transferable, non-refundable, all sales are final. For more information go to centenarystageco.org or call the Centenary Stage Company’s box office at (908) 979-0900.
|Newark Distributes More Than 5,000 Turkeys To City Residents At Multiple Locations Throughout The Five Wards|
(NEWARK, NJ) -- On November 22, 2021, Newark Mayor Ras J. Baraka, the Believe in Newark Foundation, HelloFresh, Pepsi, Bindi North America, Inc., The Home Depot of Newark, Bimbo Bakeries, Inc., and The Brantley Brothers Transportation Company distributed more than 5,000 free turkeys and additional food products to Newark residents at multiple locations throughout the city’s five wards.
|State Theatre New Jersey Announces Centennial Holiday Sale Until November 29th|
(NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) -- The recently fully renovated State Theatre New Jersey is turning 100-years-old this December and in celebration the theater has announced a very special 50% off Centennial Sale. The sale runs from November 22 through Monday, November 29, 2021. During the State Theatre’s Centennial Sale, tickets for most State Theatre shows are 50% off with promo code STNJHOLIDAY when purchased by November 29. Tickets can be purchased online with the promo code, in-person at the theater, or by calling 732-246-SHOW(7469).