George Walker, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer, dies at 96

George Walker(1922-2018), Montclair resident and the first African American composer to win the Pulitzer Prize, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 23."Lilacs," for voice and...

Montclair Art Museum African American Cultural Committee opens scavenger hunt

The Montclair Art Museum’s African American Cultural Committee has organized a Summertime Scavenger Art Hunt, with proceeds to benefit a Yard School of Art...

‘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.

Demolition permit posted on Bellevue Theatre doors in Montclair

The township has issued an interior-demolition permit for the Bellevue Theatre.The construction permit, dated Nov. 14, was seen posted on a door of the...

Remembering former Montclairite, jazz great Geri Allen

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsMany Montclairites and jazz fans are mourning the death of pianist Geri Allen, a onetime resident here, who died on Tuesday, June...
Tempest

Hudson Shakespeare Company’s ‘Tempest’ reveals new slant

Prospera is a queen, in every way, in Hudson Shakespeare Company's "Tempest."

Open Book/Open Mind: Parenting as a writing prompt

For Montclair authors Estep Nagy and Garth Hallberg, dadhood affects authorship.
Phi Mu Alpha

Phi Mu Alpha at MSU plans benefit

The Phi Mu Alhpa Fraternity presents a benefit concert for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Friday, April 20.
The Moving Architects

Montclair’s The Moving Architects performs in the area

The Moving Architects, a Montclair-based dance company led by Erin Carlisle Norton, is performing in Jersey City, Boston, and in New York City in...
Talley

MFF: Fashion gospel, house party, and André Leon Talley

By KELLY NICHOLAIDES For Montclair Local A haute couture defining figure in late 20th century style, Vogue editor-at-large André Leon Talley seems to have been driven...