Archive for 'Music'

Valentine’s Weekend at Kean Stage

Valentine’s Weekend at Kean Stage

February 07, 2017—What is it like for two artists to be married to each other? The question's been posed to Broadway stars Jarrod Spector and Kelli Barrett over and over again, [...]

VoicePlay-ing at UCPAC

VoicePlay-ing at UCPAC

January 31, 2017—A capella act VoicePlay -- who use nothing but their voices to recreate pop hits, old favorites, Disney tunes, Broadway showstoppers and more -- is bringing its incredible brand [...]

“The Barber of Seville” at Boheme Opera: Cue Famous Music, Hilarity and Happily-Ever-After

“The Barber of Seville” at Boheme Opera: Cue Famous Music, Hilarity and Happily-Ever-After

January 24, 2017—BONJ presents Rossini’s hilarious "The Barber of Seville" in a semi-staging sung in English, featuring a rising-star cast, members of the Boheme Opera Orchestra and Men’s Chorus. [...]

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 [...]

South Jersey Orchestra Presents a Night to Remember

South Jersey Orchestra Presents a Night to Remember

January 17, 2017—Symphony in C presents "Bernstein and Dvořák" on January 28. The evening includes an exciting new work by the winner of the Young Composers' Competition, 2016 Grammy Award-winning violinist [...]

A Tribute to Louis Armstrong at January Thaw Music Fest

A Tribute to Louis Armstrong at January Thaw Music Fest

January 12, 2017—Hot music for a cold month – that’s the idea behind Centenary Stage‘s January Thaw Music Fest in Hackettstown, NJ. Producer Susan Wallner talks with Eddie Allen, leader of [...]

A Jersey Tradition: Southside Johnny on New Year’s Eve

A Jersey Tradition: Southside Johnny on New Year’s Eve

December 27, 2016—For the 17th year, the Count Basie Theatre welcomes Johnny, the band and their fans to Red Bank to ring in the new year. [...]

“The Bodyguard” at Paper Mill Playhouse

“The Bodyguard” at Paper Mill Playhouse

December 22, 2016—Whitney Houston’s smash hit single “I Will Always Love You” was everywhere in the nineties. It was the musical centerpiece of the 1992 Oscar-nominated romantic thriller “The Bodyguard,” starring Houston [...]

The Motown Experience’s Holiday Spectacular Provides Nostalgia Not Just for Fans, But Also the Performers

The Motown Experience’s Holiday Spectacular Provides Nostalgia Not Just for Fans, But Also the Performers

December 13, 2016—On stage at SOPAC on Dec. 16, the Motown Experience is an all-star lineup of world class vocalists drawn from the ranks of legendary groups. [...]

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. [...]