NEA

Montclair arts groups speak out for the NEA

By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal.newsWhen Jazz House Kids first presented a Montclair Jazz Festival, “we were on a raised grass and rock platform in Nishuane park,”...

Montclair Film Festival winds down with Cinema 505 party

  By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.news The Montclair Film Festival had its closing night with a housewarming party of sorts.At the end-of-festival filmmakers’ party at Cinema 505, it...
appropriate

Theater review: star turns in outstanding ‘Appropriate’ at Studio Playhouse

"Appropriate" features some of the best acting you'll see in New Jersey.

Culture in brief: John Gorka plays at The Outpost in the Burbs

Outpost in the Burbs presents “An Evening with John Gorka” on Friday, Dec. 1, at 8 p.m., at First Congregational Church, 40 South Fullerton...

Montclair teen Garret Chow wins national award

Garret Chow, a sophomore at Montclair High School, is a 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Award National medalist.Chow won a Gold Key at the...

The brain makes beautiful music: Lois Svard will speak at the Taubman Piano Festival...

Taubman Piano Festival Friday-Sunday, June 23-25 Cali School of Music“Neuroscience and Piano Performance” Dr. Lois Svard Friday, June 23, 1-2:15 p.m., G-55 Montclair State University 1...
School of Rock

‘School of Rock’ kid tours with ‘School of Rock’ Broadway

Jack Suarez Kimmel, who studies at School of Rock Montclair, toured with the Broadway musical "School of Rock."
Affair of the art

Culture in brief: Studio Montclair presents Affair of the Art

Studio Montclair's second annual Affair of the Art fundraiser will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m. at 18 Label Studios, at 18 Label St.

Culture in brief: School of Rock Montclair classes begin

School of Rock Montclair will begin its fall performance programs in early October.Students will take part in weekly program rehearsals that will run through...
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MFF: Top picks for the second weekend

We can't cover everything: here are some fascinating things we couldn't preview, in Montclair Film Festival this weekend.