Oldenburg

Photo: New York Musical Festival win for Montclair’s James Feinberg ‘Oldenburg Suite’

The cast and creative team of The Oldenburg Suite after a sold out performance at NYC's Laurie Beechman Theater this past Sunday, July 28....
rainmaker

Theater review: magical, affecting ‘Rainmaker’ at STNJ

N. Richard Nash's "The Rainmaker" at Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey is magical and affecting. Ends Sunday, Aug. 18.
Morrison

ICYMI: 2019 MFF: ‘Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am” smashes a new point-of-view

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am” a documentary about the Nobel-winning author, is the official closing film of Montclair Film Festival.
Woodstock

Photos: Were you at Woodstock?

Were you at Woodstock 50 years ago next week? Send your photographs and memories to us at Montclair Local and we'll run as many as we can.
stage

Montclair Jazz Festival: from grass to stage in just 10 years

On Saturday, Aug. 10, Montclair Jazz Festival celebrates 10 years. It's come a long way since the 2010 festival, which took place on a grassy stage.
LaVette

Montclair Jazz Festival: Bettye LaVette, from jukebox to jazz legend

Jazz legend Bettye LaVette got her start singing with a jukebox, at 18 months old. She headlines the Montclair Jazz Festival on Saturday, Aug. 10.
love

Program notes: It’s never too late (what love have you left behind?)

If you love something, it never really lets you go. What have you left behind? The latest "Program Notes" from Culture Editor Gwen Orel.
trumpet

Friends and neighbors: trumpet player Violet Mujica

Violet Mujica, 13, studies trumpet at Jazz House Kids, and will play in the Montclair Jazz Festival. Our latest "Friends and Neighbors."