Eagle Theatre Presents Free Outdoor Reading Of "One Day Old" by Iraisa Ann Reilly
(HAMMONTON, NJ) -- Eagle Theatre presents a reading of One Day Old by Iraisa Ann Reilly on Thursday, May 27 at 7:00pm. The event will take place on their outdoor stage, invigorated with live music, an incredible cast of professional actors and talk back with the playwright to follow. In case of rain, a rain date is scheduled for Friday May 28 at 7:00pm. The event is free and part of the New Jersey Theatre Alliance 2021 Stages Festival, a state-wide celebration of theatre.
Laiona Michelle Joins Staff Of George Street Playhouse As Artistic Associate
(NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ) -- Broadway veteran Laiona Michelle, writer and star of the George Street Playhouse’s critically acclaimed production of Little Girl Blue - The Nina Simone Musical has joined the staff of George Street Playhouse as Artistic Associate.
Old Library Theatre presents "Cheer Up, Charlie! A Canceled Cabaret" Online
(FAIR LAWN, NJ) -- Old Library Theatre presents Cheer Up, Charlie! A Canceled Cabaret. The company's 2020 production of Willy Wonka Jr. was shuttered by Covid-19, and while recovery is under way, they still don't have access to their performance space, and MTI isn't issuing streaming licenses for Willy Wonka Jr. so their talented cast is ready to entertain you with a cabaret evening streamed right to your living room!
The Theater Project presents "Dog Sees God" Via Zoom May 20-22
The Theater Project, a leading incubator for rising talent and a showcase for New Jersey artists, will present an encore performance of Dog Sees God by Bert V. Royal, streaming live on ZOOM, May 20- 22. The 90-minute performance begins at 7:30pm. The production is directed by Dennis DaPrile.
Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Presents Online Reading Of "John Gabriel Borkman" On May 14th
(NEW YORK, NY) -- Pan Asian Repertory Theatre continues their educational initiative with the training LAB reading of the classic play, John Gabriel Borkman by Henrik Ibsen, adapted by John R. Briggs, with translation by Rolf Fjelde. LAB training co-instructors are Ernest Abuba and John R. Briggs. The FREE virtual Zoom presentation is set for Friday, May 14, 2021 beginning at 6:00pm.
New Jersey Theatre Alliance to Host NJ Chapter of Parent Artist Advocacy League
(MORRISTOWN, NJ) -- New Jersey Theatre Alliance (“the Alliance”), the service organization for the state’s professional theatre community, has announced a new partnership with the national Parent Artist Advocacy League (PAAL). As the host for the New Jersey Chapter, the Alliance will work with PAAL leadership to create meet-ups, offer resources, and share best practices for supporting parents and caregivers in the arts.
Two Jersey Actors Part Of National online production of "In The Heights"
A pair of New Jersey actors (Jo Wymer and Eric "Swifty" Acierto) are part of the cast for In The Heights presented virtually by BroadwayMania with three performances from May 15-22. The play is an uplifting tale of love, loss, and hope. It centers around a bustling Latin American community in New York City where everyone has a dream. The show focuses on Usnavi, a first-generation American who struggles to find "home" where he lives, and his friends and neighbors who are working to find their place in the world.
Music Mountain Theatre Presents "The Last 5 Years"
(LAMBERTVILLE, NJ) -- Music Mountain Theatre will continue their 2021 Spring Season with The Last 5 Years premiering May 7th. The show will run for 6 performances ending on May 16th. The Theatre will continue at 50% indoor capacity while also offering the option to stream at home. For the safety of patrons, The Theatre blocks off seats to allow for social distancing between groups.