Christmas Concert

First Person: Christmas concert – On stage with the St. Teresa of Calcutta choir

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsIn “First Person” we report on events in, well, the first person. Reporters draw on their own experience at the event to...

Singing bowls calm the (hectic holiday) mind

Jessica Morris of Down to Earth Meditation led a Nepalese singing bowls concert staged Dec. 1 in the sanctuary of First Congregational Church, starting a holiday season with serenity.
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‘Smashed’ keeps its apples in the air

Gandini Juggling inspires a math class to look at the patterns in toys. "Smashed" performs at Peak Performances Thursday, Dec. 13 through Sunday, Dec. 16.

Ariana Grande laces up her skates at Montclair’s Clary Anderson Arena

Montclair got a visit from pop singer Ariana Grande last weekend.Grande posted a photo on her Instagram account of her skating at Clary Anderson...
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Theater Review: It’s Paulina’s Tale

"The Winter's Tale" is always a welcome treat, but Marion Adler's fierce Paulina at Shakespeare Theatre make it unmissable.
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Culture in brief: Ryley Walker at Outpost in the Burbs

Chicago singer and folk guitarist Ryley Walker performs at First Congregational Church of Montclair on Sat. Dec. 15, 8 p.m. Walker is part of Outpost's New Voices series.
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On the road again: The Creativity Caravan leaves storefront

The Creativity Caravan is pulling up storefront stakes at the end of the year, but expect to see art and workshops from the org in Montclair.
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Culture in brief: Gandini Juggling comes to Peak Performances

“Smashed,” an homage to choreographer Pina Bausch and the mathematics of dance, from Gandini Juggling, will perform at Peak Performancesm Thursday, Dec. 13- Sunday, Dec. 16.
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Dot’s Desk: Life in late autumn in Montclair

In late autumn, Dorothea Benton Frank recalls years gone by, and shakes off seasonal melancholy by embracing the holidays.
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Photos: A Christmas Carol at Gas Lamp

Gas Lamp Players presents a musical version of "A Christmas Carol," with a a multi-generational cast of 105 adults, teens and children.