Montclair orchestra connects the dots

“A Shakespeare Evening” is not your usual orchestral concert: in between selections of music inspired by Shakespeare, actors will perform scenes from Shakespeare plays.

‘Hansel and Gretel’ goes traditional at Opera Theatre of Montclair

"Hansel and Gretel" by Engelbert Humperdinck presents a classic family, by adults, for all.

Sing with pros. No audition required.

AT OSNJ, no audition required. Read music, and love to sing, and expect to work hard.

Winners: local pipe band takes first place

Congrats to the St. Columcille United Gaelic Pipe Band of Kearny for its first place win in Ireland this summer.
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."

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 orchestra, won the Pulitzer Prize in 1996. It premiered with...

Culture in brief: OSNJ holds open rehearsal

New and prospective members are invited to OSNJ Choir “Meet-Up” at First Lutheran Church, on Tuesday, Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. “We are excited to put out a wide welcome matt to singers in our...

Culture in brief: ‘Working Girls’ concert

On Wednesday, Aug. 22, 7:30 p.m., sopranos Genya Muzyczka and Elizabeth Perryman, with accompanist David Miuallo, present a concert called “The Sound of Working Girls” at First Lutheran Church in Montclair, 153 Park St. The...

Culture in brief: Josh Rouse kicks off new season at Outpost in the Burbs

Outpost in the Burbs' fall season kick off with two back-to-back shows: Josh Rouse on Sept. 14, and Martin Sexton on Sept. 15, both at First Congregational Church, 40 South Fullerton Ave. There is...

Photos: Montclair Jazz Festival, truncated

The Montclair Jazz Festival was canceled due to thunderstorms: a first in its nine-year history. But President and Founder Melissa Walker knew it was important to find a place for the kids to play....