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Montclair 150: App, events announced for anniversary celebration

By Jaimie Julia Winters winters@montclairlocal.news With a multitude of events planned throughout the year to celebrate Montclair’s Sesquicentennial, the town is launching an app, Montclair 150,...
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Books: a life coach prods and cheers

"Ask Task" columnist Allison Task's new book offers readers a plan to make change
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Culture in brief: musical about Whitman debuts

William Paterson University will present a concert version of a new musical theatre work, “Whitman’s War,” on Wednesday, Sept. 6 at 5 p.m. and...

‘Rocky Horror’ holds last performance in Montclair

After 14 years, "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" had its final show at the Bellevue Theatre last weekend.

Culture in brief: screenwriter Tony Gilroy comes to MSU

Screenwriter Tony Gilroy will appear at School of Communication and Media Presentation Hall, on Monday, Oct. 15, 7:30-9 p.m.,
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The Kinks’ Dave Davies to play Outpost in the Burbs

On Saturday, April 7, at 8 p.m., Dave Davies, formerly of The Kinks, will perform at The Outpost in the Burbs, at First Congregational...

Montclair Film Festival winds down with Cinema 505 party

    By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news   The Montclair Film Festival had its closing night with a housewarming party of sorts. At the end-of-festival filmmakers’ party at Cinema 505, it...
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MFF: Young love wakes; love hurts ‘On Chesil Beach’

Melissa D. Sullivan, a columnist for "All Write Now," reflects on the book/film journey of Ian McEwan's "On Chesil Beach."

Montclair High’s School of Visual and Performing Arts can relate to this showcase

Does anyone ever really stop growing? SVPA's Showcase 2018, "On Our Way," looks at growing up. The students can relate and hope the audience will too.
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Patriarch a racist? ghosts in “Appropriate” at Studio

Appropriate By Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Through May 26 Studio Playhouse, 14 Alvin Place Studioplayhouse.org, 973-744-9752  By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.news Director Mark Liebert was once a Jewish kid from...