Serendipity

Music: Terry’s Serendipity Café nurtures art

Montclair High School students have been gathering to make music and nurture their creativity at Terry's Serendipity Cafe for 25 years.

Reviewing what was: ‘Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists’

"Breslin and Hamill: Deadline Artists," a documentary by Montclair filmmakers Jonathan Alter, John Block, and Steve McCarthy, airs on HBO on Jan. 28.
Rohynga

Culture in brief: MSU Chorale to Carnegie Hall in Concert for ‘Beethoven...

On Monday, Jan. 28, 8 p.m., at Carnegie Hall , Montclair State University Chorale will perform in a benefit concert titled “Beethoven for The Rohynga.”

All Write Now: non-fiction books to look forward to

All Write Now columnist Steph Auteri lists some of the nonfiction books we can look forward to in 2019, that she writes will make her feel inspired again.
wizard

Off to see the wizard at Watchung School

Patrick Wilson and Dagmara Dominczyk direct the Young Performers Edition of The Wizard of Oz at Watchung School, with a cast of 30 and crew of eight.
Momtress

Film: The rabbit test in Momtress is a sign

Liz Samuel's web series “Momtress” won best dramedy in a festival with NYWIFT (New York Women in Film and Television) and Go Indie TV.
LaBute

First person: an unlikeable ‘Guy’ at Studio Players

Assistant Stage Manager Lisa Annitti describes working on Neil LaBute's play "Some Girl(s)" at Studio Playhouse.

Mythmakers keep stories alive at Montclair’s Van Vleck House

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news“Stories live because one person tells another, tells another, tells another,” said the Mythmakers.That was the lesson that Gerald Fierst and Richard...

Classical Music review: Montclair Orchestra’s ‘rabbit’ succeeds

Sunday’s well-attended concert by the Montclair Orchestra at the Central Presbyterian Church in Montclair charmed children and their families.

Culture in Brief: Watchung musical, Buzz Aldrin concert

Watchung School students will perform the musical "The Wizard of Oz" later this month, and Buzz Aldrin Middle School will present a musical concert.