Arts instruction, safely, during COVID-19

Local schools, including Glenfield Middle School, MKA and MSU, are finding ways to address arts instruction creatively during COVID. 

Arabella Egan sings her song on TV

Arabella Egan, a 14-year-old freshman at Montclair High School, performed her original song on "The Today Show."

In brief: Lamp for Haiti features Passing Notes

Montclair High School's a cappella group the Passing Notes will perform at the Lamp for Haiti benefit gala on Thursday, Sept. 24.

Oratorio Society to sing outside

Oratorio Society of New Jersey will hold an outdoor, in-person, live choral rehearsal on Tuesday, Sept. 15, at 6:30 p.m. Masks required.

In brief: N.J. companies in virtual ‘Dance on the Lawn’

Many companies and choreographers will be shown in a "best of" video from Dance on the Lawn on Sunday, Sept. 14.

Montclair Literary Festival, virtually, this weekend

Montclair Literary Festival offers free online panels and author talks on Sept. 11 and 12, and writing workshops during the week.

Arabella Egan to perform on “The Today Show”

Montclair teen Arabella Egan will perform her original song "Take It One Step at a Time" on "The Today Show" on Thursday, Sept. 10.

Teens make their own summer jobs

With the pandemic making summer jobs hard to find, Montclair teens became entrepreneurrs, using their art to earn some money.

David Henry Sterry memoir about Chippendales set for TV

A memoir by David Henry Sterry, "Master of Ceremonies," is being turned into a television pilot by Gordon L. Smith of "Better Call Saul."
Broadway Buddy Cabaret

Culture in brief: Vanguard presents Broadway Buddy Mentorship Cabaret Aug. 13

“Hamilton” composer/playwright and star Lin-Manuel Miranda will introduce the show. Montclair students Emma McElwee, Johanna Keyser, Khari Jenkins, Robert Axelrod, and Veronica Axelrod will appear.