Archive for 'Artie the Culture Vulture'

“Little Girl Blue: The Nina Simone Musical” Premieres at George Street Playhouse

“Little Girl Blue: The Nina Simone Musical” Premieres at George Street Playhouse

February 04, 2019—On stage now through February 24 in New Brunswick, “Little Girl Blue“ takes audiences behind the music and into the life of legendary singer Nina Simone. Join Jesse and Dave as [...]

Emmy-winning South Oranger, Andre Braugher

Emmy-winning South Oranger, Andre Braugher

January 22, 2019—You know his face, his work, his VOICE, but did you know that he is a New Jerseyan?! Learn more about the incomparable Andre Braugher, and his current project [...]

NJPAC’s “The Hip Hop Nutcracker”

NJPAC’s “The Hip Hop Nutcracker”

December 11, 2018—Celebrate the season with the New Jersey Performing Arts Center's holiday smash, "The Hip Hop Nutcracker." Tchaikovsky's classic ballet gets an urban makeover in this fresh retelling of the [...]

There’s One in Every Family: “Charley’s Aunt” at the Shakespeare Theatre

There’s One in Every Family: “Charley’s Aunt” at the Shakespeare Theatre

October 25, 2018—On stage now through November 18, this side-splitting British farce has drag, mistaken identity, romance and plenty of physical comedy. [...]

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 [...]