Light of Day

Culture in brief: Light of Day at Outpost

The Light of Day Winterfest concerts return to Montclair for their 19th year of raising money to “defeat Parkinson’s and Parkinsons, ALS and PSP, in our lifetime.”
storytelling

Storytelling and raising energy: Mythmakers at Van Vleck

Mythmakers — Gerald Fierst and Richard Stillman — will be storytelling, playing instruments, creating magic with the audience.

Culture in brief: Montclair Library receives Great Stories Club grant

The Montclair Public Library has been selected as one of 70 libraries nationwide to take part in the Great Stories Club, a reading and...

Music: songs that embrace the future

Montclair State University senior Meredith Fay sings about a failed relationship, and empowerment, in her new EP "Lessons Learned."

Photos: ‘Ol Skool’ cinema ‘Sparkles’

Montclair's Africa and Oliver Lake organize a screening of the musical drama, the original version of "Sparkles," inspired by the history of The Supremes,...
smashed

Dance review: ‘Smashed’ is something new under the sun

“Smashed” by Gandini Juggling made its American debut at Peak Performances, astonishing cynical critics and delighting the audience.
literature

All Write Now: Looking literarily forward, times six

All Write Now columnist Melissa D. Sullivan points to six titles coming in 2019 that she's looking forward to: something for everyone.
Christmas Concert

First Person: Christmas concert – On stage with the St. Teresa of Calcutta choir

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIn “First Person” we report on events in, well, the first person. Reporters draw on their own experience at the event to...

Singing bowls calm the (hectic holiday) mind

Jessica Morris of Down to Earth Meditation led a Nepalese singing bowls concert staged Dec. 1 in the sanctuary of First Congregational Church, starting a holiday season with serenity.
Gandini

‘Smashed’ keeps its apples in the air

Gandini Juggling inspires a math class to look at the patterns in toys. "Smashed" performs at Peak Performances Thursday, Dec. 13 through Sunday, Dec. 16.