Mourning, swimming, celebrating in ‘Le sorelle Macaluso’ at Montclair State University

The American premiere of Emma Dante's visceral, lyrical 'Le Sorelle Macaluso' plays Peak Performances next week.

Montclair theater review: ‘Shakespeare in Love’ may break your heart

Break, heart. 'Shakespeare in Love' will make you miss the theater. In a good way.

Montclair’s Studio Players find pathos in Simon’s comedy

'Plaza Suite' by Neil Simon Studio Playhouse, 14 Alvin Place Nov. 3-18, Thursday-Saturday 8 p.m.,Sunday 3 p.m., 973-744-9752 By GWEN OREL At Studio Playhouse, Neil Simon’s 1968 play “Plaza Suite” has pathos along with humor. That’s a deliberate choice...

Montclair High’s School of Visual and Performing Arts can relate to this showcase

Does anyone ever really stop growing? SVPA's Showcase 2018, "On Our Way," looks at growing up. The students can relate and hope the audience will too.

At Montclair State University, high school can be murder- in ‘Carrie, the Musical’

"Carrie, the Musical" has blood enough for several Halloweens, and also has heart, according to director Matt Williams.

Culture in brief: playreading at Cornerstone Montclair

On Monday, Oct. 23, at 7 p.m., Cornerstone Montclair is hosting a reading of Montclair playwright Nadine Bernard’s new play, “Seize the Day After,” directed by Jane Mandel, founding artistic director emerita of Luna...

Montclair Theater review: ‘The Honeymooners’ is a sweetheart

'The Honeymooners' at Paper Mill is fluffy fun, and it's smart, too.

In time for weather week: ‘Macbeth’ at Montclair Public Library

In connection with the Montclair Art Museum’s Weather Week, Hudson Shakespeare Company will present Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” at Montclair Public Library, 50 South Fullerton Ave., on Tuesday, Oct. 17, at 7 p.m. The Montclair Art...

Culture in Brief: ‘The Force of Things’ at Peak Performances

Peak Performances presents the American premiere of Ashley Fure’s “The Force of Things: An Opera for Objects,” Oct. 6 through Oct. 8 at Alexander Kasser Theater at MSU, as part of its 2017-18 season,...

Culture in brief: reg e. gaines and ‘Songs from The 88’ at Luna Stage

Spoken word artist reg e. gaines (“Bring in ’da Noise, Bring in ’da Funk”) and his brother Calvin Gaines present “Songs From The 88,” an interactive concert featuring songs, poems and monologues from the...