Archive for 'Festivals'

Grammy Winner Terri Lyne Carrington at TD James Moody Jazz Festival

Grammy Winner Terri Lyne Carrington at TD James Moody Jazz Festival

November 08, 2018—Drummer, leader, and composer Terri Lyne Carrington made history as the first woman to win a Grammy for Best Instrumental Jazz for her album “Money Jungle: Provocative in Blue.” [...]

The 27th Annual Blackwood Pumpkin Festival

The 27th Annual Blackwood Pumpkin Festival

October 03, 2018—Summer is officially in the rearview mirror, and it's time to turn to all things autumnal. Mark October 7 on your calendar for pumpkin painting, scarecrow construction, live entertainment, [...]

Newark Black Film Festival

Newark Black Film Festival

July 24, 2018—We speak with playwright, screenwriter, and professor Richard Wesley about the history and mission of the Newark Black Film Festival and the role it plays in the lives of [...]

48 Blocks Atlantic City Arts Celebration

48 Blocks Atlantic City Arts Celebration

June 21, 2018—Looking for a way to celebrate the start of the summer season? Beginning Friday, June 22, all 48 blocks of Atlantic City will be buzzing with hands-on art projects, [...]

The 2018 Lighthouse International Film Festival

The 2018 Lighthouse International Film Festival

May 30, 2018—Passes are on sale for the 10th annual Lighthouse International Film Festival. We recently spoke with the managing director of the festival about bringing films from around the world [...]

Evelyn Colbert on the Montclair Film Festival

Evelyn Colbert on the Montclair Film Festival

April 24, 2018—The seventh annual Montclair Film Festival kicks off April 26 with a world-class program, featuring more than 160 films, special events, parties and discussions with Jeff Daniels, Ethan Hawke, [...]

Celebrate Geekdom at Camden Comic Con

Celebrate Geekdom at Camden Comic Con

April 10, 2018—“If you feel you are geeky about anything in pop culture, you will find something here for you." On April 14, don't miss Camden Comic Con, a free, all-ages [...]

Rowan Jazz Festival To Honor Oliver Nelson and “The Kennedy Dream”

Rowan Jazz Festival To Honor Oliver Nelson and “The Kennedy Dream”

February 07, 2018—Guest artist Oliver Nelson, Jr., joins the Rowan Jazz Band and for a salute to his late father’s groundbreaking work with selections from "The Kennedy Dream." [...]

Princeton University Celebrates the New Lewis Center Complex with a Festival of the Arts

Princeton University Celebrates the New Lewis Center Complex with a Festival of the Arts

October 03, 2017—Princeton U. is hosting a multi-day Festival of the Arts highlighting the breadth and uniqueness of the arts on campus, and will include concerts, plays, readings, dance performances, art [...]

NJ Rep’s “All About Eve” Festival of the Arts

NJ Rep’s “All About Eve” Festival of the Arts

September 26, 2017—1 week. 28 new plays. 100 photographs of 100 extraordinary women. Plus poetry, music and great restaurants – all just a couple of blocks from the beach. New Jersey [...]