Town Square: Memories of Adam Schlesinger by fellow Montclairite Warren Zanes

In a special Town Square, Warren Zanes reflects on the passing of fellow Montclair resident and musician Adam Schlesinger and shares some memories.

MHS teens sell skateboard art for park

Before Social Distancing regulations, MHS Skate Club rand Skate Essex had a show of skateboard art, to raise money for their park, earlier this month.

All Write Now: Thank you artists everywhere

In her latest "All Write Now," Melissa D. Sullivan thanks artists everywhere. The Philadelphia Orchestra performed to an empty house, on Facebook Live.
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MFEE Arts Open Hearts campaign provides grants for school programs

The Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence has established the Arts Open Hearts Fund, which helps arts programs that aid students' mental well-being.

COVID-19: Vanguard Theater manager stuck in Guatemala

Jessica Sporn, general manager of Vanguard Theater Company, is stranded in Guatemala at least until March 31, due to COVID-19.

COVID-19: virtual options in arts and culture

Virtual is the word for Montclair arts and culture. Many organizations are offering streaming and online options. Check their sites for updates.
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COVID-19: Arts and cultural organizations react

Montclair arts and cultural organizations react to Covid-19 with postponements, cancelations, and potential streaming solutions.

Classical music review: Montclair Orchestra’s Scottish welcome

Montclair Orchestra's "Ceud Mìle Fàilte” (Scottish Gaelic for “a hundred thousand welcomes”), was a vivid tour of imagined Scotland, writes William Amory.

St. Patrick’s Day: The Chieftains, Eileen Ivers play Irish music

The Chieftains have been playing since 1962; fiddle champion Eileen Ivers' latest CD "Scatter the Light" reflects her faith. Music for St. Patrick's day.

Studio Montclair opens “The Place Called Home”

What does home mean to you? Studio Montclair asked artists, and the result is "The Place Called Home," exhibited in SMI Gallery through April 10.