Brantley

Culture in brief: ‘Pirira’ opens Luna Stage 2018-2019 season

“Pirira,” by J.Stephen Brantley, opens the 2018-2019 season of Luna Stage, on Oct. 4. It will be directed by Montclairite Ari Laura Kreith,
SVPA

Montclair High’s SVPA changes lives

Most high schools have plays. Montclair High's School of Visual and Performing Arts (SVPA) offers experiences that change lives.
Montclair Theater Project

Montclair Theater Project: Summer stock, meet pop up

Montclair Theater Project, a new initiative, aims to blend summer stock and pop up events and give SVPA alums a chance to work professionally.
Measure

#TimesUp at ‘Measure for Measure’

The play is centuries old. Its story? Hashtag-timely.
Buzz Aldrin

Theater review: ‘Second Man,’ about Buzz Aldrin, is earthbound

A song cycle about Buzz Aldrin, "1969: The Second Man" doesn't reach the stars.

Culture in brief: auditions, Neil Simon play at NLT

A play by Neil Simon, and auditions for "The Heiress," will take place next week at Nutley Little Theatre. Nutley Little Theatre will hold auditions for “The Heiress,” by Ruth and Augustus Goetz, on Saturday,...
Whitman

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 on Thursday, Sept. 6 and Friday, Sept. 7 at 7:30...
School of Rock

‘School of Rock’ kid tours with ‘School of Rock’ Broadway

Jack Suarez Kimmel, who studies at School of Rock Montclair, toured with the Broadway musical "School of Rock."

Culture in brief: Studio Players announces “The Guys” benefit, awards

Studio Players will hold a benefit reading of "The Guys."
Blithe

Theater review: ‘Blithe Spirit’ is unreally runny

Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's "Blithe Spirit" offers shivery, spooky fun.