Bringing the ‘other’ back home: ‘Merchant of Venice’ at Montclair’s Peak Performances

Five actors play aspects of Shylock in Karin Coonrod/Compagnia de’ Colombari's "The Merchant of Venice" at Peak Performances.

Culture in brief: Anthony D’Amato plays the Outpost in the Burbs

New Jersey native Anthony D’Amato plays the Outpost in the Burbs on Saturday, Sept. 16, at 8 p.m., at the First Congregational Church, 40...

Montclair Film announces Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee benefit event

Montclair Film has announced its seventh annual benefit event, featuring Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee, to be held Saturday, Dec. 2, at NJPAC. Montclair Film...

Culture in brief: David Witten plays Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco

Pianist David Witten will perform on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 8 p.m., in Leshowitz Recital Hall at Cali School of Music, Montclair State University,...

Culture in brief: Peak Performances features new works by women

Peak Performances’ 2017-2018 season will center entirely on new works by women, including nine premieres in theater, dance and music. All performances will take...

Falling in love with animals: Montclair author Laura Schenone’s ‘The Dogs of Avalon’

Montclair author Laura Schenone grew to love animals through her greyhound mix rescue dog, Lily.

Opera Theatre of Montclair: singing happily ever after, with horses

'La Cenerentola' ('Cinderella') By Gioachino Rossini Presented by Opera Theatre of Montclair Fridays, Sept. 15 and 22, 8 p.m. Saturdays, Sept. 16 and 23, 4 p.m. The...

It’s community, it’s challenging: Montclairites at Nutley Little Theatre

One reason professional actors choose to do community theater: unusual, challenging play selections. Three Montclairites in Nutley Little Theatre's 'A New Brain' discuss the musical they love.

Litfest: Nate Perlmeter’s story ‘Pretty Girl’ shows that music and friends can be dangerous

Nate Perlmeter, a freshman at Princeton University, was the 12th-grade winner in the first Montclair Literary Festival contest for Montclair High students held last...

Moving here, there and everywhere: Dance on the Lawn returns to Montclair

Montclairite Charmaine Warren looks forward to pinching herself on the day of the fourth annual Dance on the Lawn.