Theater Review: ‘Long Lost Play’ at Shakespeare Theater is smart and silly

Shakespeare is a subject and character too in "William Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (Abridged) at STNJ. It's a smart and silly pastiche.

Onstage love from real lovers at MPL

True love running smoothly and not so smoothly on tap at the Montclair Public Library.
Vanguard

Vanguard Theater Company is living the D.R.E.A.M.

Vanguard Theater Company’s Black & White Gala on Nov. 3 honors five organizations with which it has collaborated over the past year, all honoring diversity.
UCC

‘Almost, Maine’ comes to UCC this weekend

Union Congregational Church presents John Cariani’s “Almost, Maine,” nine short plays set in the town of Almost, Maine, April 28-30 and May 4-6. Sunday shows are at 2 p.m., with the others at 8...
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Culture in brief: [title of show] is final show at NLT

[title of show], a musical about four friends, which received a Tony Award nomination for best musical in 2009, closes the Nutley Little Theatre season.
rainmaker

Theater review: magical, affecting ‘Rainmaker’ at STNJ

N. Richard Nash's "The Rainmaker" at Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey is magical and affecting. Ends Sunday, Aug. 18.
SVPA

Montclair High’s SVPA changes lives

Most high schools have plays. Montclair High's School of Visual and Performing Arts (SVPA) offers experiences that change lives.

Harlem Renaissance: Ain’t Misbehavin’ comes to NJPAC

Just in time for Black History Month: "Ain't Misbehavin'" brings Fats Waller and the Harlem Renaissance to NJPAC.
invastion

Theater review: This ‘invasion’ is deadly: and that’s good.

"My Very Own British Invasion" at Paper Mill Playhouse ihas cracked the '60s jukebox musical. It's silly but hella fun-- and you get to sing, too.

Tierney’s Tavern’s 4th annual music festival Saturday is ‘lean and mean’

Tierney's Tavern Fourth Annual Music Festival Tierney’s Tavern parking lot and upstairs, 136-138 Valley RoadSaturday, June 3, noon- 1 a.m.Featuring: School of Rock, 94 Proof, Watchung Mountain Riders, Dead Dog’s Eye, The Fabulous Flemtones ...