“Strong Island”

MFF: ‘Strong Island’ brings murder home

'Strong Island' Saturday May 6, 4 p.m. and Sunday, May 7, 1:45 p.m. Clairidge Theater, 486 Bloomfield Ave.“Emerging Black Voices” panel with Iyabo Boyd,...

Culture in brief: ‘My Mother’s Keeper’ at The Creativity Caravan

Artwork from the point of view of daughters of mothers with mental illness on display at The Creativity Caravan through June 4.
Beauty and the Beast at Studio Players

Culture in brief: ‘Beauty and the Beast’ at Studio Players

“Beauty and the Beast,” a non-musical Magic Trunk show fully produced and performed by Studio Players’ youth members, will be performed at Studio Playhouse, 14 Alvin Place this weekend and next.

Ex-mayor’s ‘Hello’ captures creative process of guitarist Lee Ranaldo

Saturday, May 6, 7:45 p.m. Clairidge Theater, 486 Bloomfield Ave.By LINDA MOSSmoss@montclairlocal.newsFormer Township Mayor Jerry Fried is pleased to return to his roots as a...

Plucking it out: All Bach harpsichord concert at Saint James

If you haven't heard Bach on the harpischord, you haven't really heard Bach, Sean Price says.

Culture in brief: local in Volunteer Lawyers for Justice art exhibit

Alyce Gottesman, a Montclair artist whose paintings and drawings explore the rhythms of the seasons and the energy of nature, according to a release,...

Montclair’s ‘Hairspray’ at Buzz Aldrin Middle School integrates everyone

By GWEN ORELorel@montclairlocal.newsJust as Ava Scandalios, who plays Tracy Turnblad in Buzz Aldrin’s upcoming production of “Hairspray,” finished the gonzo number “Good Morning Baltimore,”...

British rocker Lloyd Cole comes to the Outpost

British rocker Lloyd Cole (Lloyd Cole and The Commotions; "Perfect Skin") brings music and insight to Outpost in the Burbs on Friday.

2019 MFF: Miles Davis, sounds of a jazz legend

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool," a film by Stanley Nelson, includes archival footage, and Jazz House Kids' Christian McBride.

Festivities of the holiday season

Get in a holiday mood with The Nutcracker: Russian, tradtiional hip-hop; with holiday carol concerts, and with seasons productions at local theaters.