Archive for 'Artie the Culture Vulture'

Two River Theater Premieres “El Coquí Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom”

Two River Theater Premieres “El Coquí Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom”

January 11, 2018—There's a new superhero in town! "El Coquí Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom" is having its world premiere at Two River Theater. [...]

“Paradise” Found at Luna Stage

“Paradise” Found at Luna Stage

November 14, 2017—This new, two-person play tests what we think we know about science, Muslim culture and the power of mentor relationships. Jesse and Dave are in West Orange to talk [...]

Shining (another) Spotlight on Norm Lewis

Shining (another) Spotlight on Norm Lewis

June 13, 2017—"Hello, I'm Norm Lewis and I'm an actor in musical theatre." From “The Phantom of the Opera” to “Porgy and Bess” and “Disney's The Little Mermaid” to “Sweeney Todd,” [...]

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Classic “Carousel”at Algonquin Arts

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Classic “Carousel”at Algonquin Arts

May 18, 2017—A classic musical by the sea. Algonquin Arts Theatre presents Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Carousel" through May 21. [...]

Montclair Film Festival 2017

Montclair Film Festival 2017

April 27, 2017—Let’s all go to the movies! The sixth annual Montclair Film​ Festival opens this weekend with more than 150 films from artists around the world. This 10-day celebration of film [...]

Hidden Immigrant Communities Brought to Light in “Living in the Shadows”

Hidden Immigrant Communities Brought to Light in “Living in the Shadows”

March 30, 2017—Art that truly speaks to our time -- Rutgers' Center for Women in the Arts and Humanities' exhibit explores immigrant life in the U.S. with photography, sculptures and installations. [...]

George Street Playhouse Debuts “American Son”

George Street Playhouse Debuts “American Son”

February 10, 2017—An important new play, Christopher Demos-Brown's "American Son" is ripped from the headlines. In this month's video, Jesse and Dave are in New Brunswick to find out more about [...]

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company Celebrates the Year of the Rooster

January 18, 2017—A taste of China, right here in New Jersey. The Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company brings the sights and sounds of China's Spring Festival to NJPAC with "The Year of [...]

Brimming with Gospel and African Dance, “Black Nativity” Lights Up Crossroads Theatre

Brimming with Gospel and African Dance, “Black Nativity” Lights Up Crossroads Theatre

December 08, 2016—Get ready for a Christmas filled with music and poetry. Langston Hughes' groundbreaking show "Black Nativity" makes its holiday run at Crossroads Theatre in New Brunswick. [...]

NJSO and Michael Cavanaugh Bring You the Greatest Hits of Elton John and More

NJSO and Michael Cavanaugh Bring You the Greatest Hits of Elton John and More

November 09, 2016—Broadway star Michael Cavanaugh teams up with NJSO for a concert honoring some of the greatest voices of rock ’n’ roll while creating high-energy music magic. [...]