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American Theater Group's "Small Town Story" Premieres at SOPAC

By Jesse & Dave, JerseyArts.com

originally published: 05/24/2018

Can the power of theatre convince a small town to overcome its prejudices? That’s what’s at the heart of “Small Town Story,” American Theater Group’s new musical based on actual events. Making its premiere at South Orange Performing Arts Center Thursday, May 31  through Sunday, June 10, this show explores the power of theatre, the inherent dangers of silence and the potential of young people to change the world. Join Jesse and Dave at rehearsal and find out more from the team behind this meaningful show.




About the author: Jesse is a digital content producer living in New York. His work has been seen in Entertainment Weekly, People, The New York Times, Broadway.com, and 92nd Street Y. He is also the editor and founder of Stage Rush. Jesse is also a chicken fried steak connoisseur and loves a good roller coaster. | Dave Tavani is a freelance video story teller and photographer. In addition to contributing to Jersey Arts, Dave works mainly for nonprofit and arts organizations in the Philadelphia area. His recent clients include Visit Philadelphia, The Pew Center for Arts and Heritage, McCarter Theatre Center, Philadelphia Magazine, The Food Trust, Association for Public Art, and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife and basset hound.

Content provided by Discover Jersey Arts, a project of the ArtPride New Jersey Foundation and New Jersey State Council on the Arts.




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Event calendar
Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019


MUSIC

AP Live on the Boardwalk @ Asbury Park Boardwalk, ASBURY PARK - 6:00pm

BETTY WHO @ The Stone Pony, Asbury Park - 7:00pm

Simply Streisand @ Avenel Performing Arts Center, Avenel - 8:00pm

Princeton Festival Baroque Orchestra @ Miller Chapel (Princeton), Princeton - 7:30pm

Amy Helm Band @ Parker Press Park (Woodbridge), Woodbridge - 7:00pm


THEATRE

As You Like It Shakespeare in the Park @ Atlantic Street Park, Hackensack - 7:30pm







COMEDY

Adam Sandler @ PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel - 8:00pm

Tiffany Jenkins @ Count Basie Center For The Arts, Red Bank - 8:00pm


DANCE

Bolshoi Ballet: Carmen Suite/Petrushka @ Pollak Theatre @ Monmouth University, West Long Branch - 7:00pm

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