Archive for 'Artie the Culture Vulture'

Ballet, Boxing and Street Dance Gangs?! – An Artist Profile of Mark Roxey

Ballet, Boxing and Street Dance Gangs?! – An Artist Profile of Mark Roxey

October 18, 2018—He’s been thrown in a garbage can, part of street dance gangs and spends a whole lot of time in the boxing gym. You have to hear Mark's story [...]

Some Strings Attached — Behind the Scenes with Paper Moon Puppet Theatre

Some Strings Attached — Behind the Scenes with Paper Moon Puppet Theatre

August 08, 2018—Jesse and Dave are in Atlantic Highlands at Paper Moon Puppet Theatre to meet the hands behind the puppets. [...]

American Theater Group’s “Small Town Story” Premieres at SOPAC

American Theater Group’s “Small Town Story” Premieres at SOPAC

May 23, 2018—Inspired by true events, "Small Town Story" is a musical about a musical that rocked a community. Go behind the scenes at rehearsal for this new show premiering in [...]

Morris Museum Puts Curious Characters on Display

Morris Museum Puts Curious Characters on Display

April 19, 2018—It's art that will really move you. The Morris Museum has unveiled "A Cache of Kinetic Art: Curious Characters," an exhibit of kinetic artwork, in which everything turns, rises, [...]

The Power of Paper

The Power of Paper

April 03, 2018—From printmaking to art exhibitions and even handmade paper, Frontline Arts brings communities together through socially conscious creations. Jesse and Dave were in Branchburg to get their hands wet [...]

“James Razko: Visions”

“James Razko: Visions”

March 22, 2018—In “James Razko: Visions,” on view through March 28 at the Stockton University Art Gallery, Iraq veteran and Stockton alumnus James Razko recounts and reimagines his experiences of combat [...]

The 15th Anniversary Revival of “Crowns” at McCarter Theatre

The 15th Anniversary Revival of “Crowns” at McCarter Theatre

March 21, 2018—Go behind the scenes of the 15th anniversary revival of Regina Taylor's acclaimed show, "Crowns." On stage now at McCarter Theatre, "Crowns" celebrates African American culture, community ties and, [...]

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,” [...]