Archive for 'Music'

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. [...]

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. [...]

Woody Guthrie and Mozart’s Sister Come To Hackettstown

Woody Guthrie and Mozart’s Sister Come To Hackettstown

November 08, 2016—Centenary Stage Company's Fringe Festival continues November 10-13 when "Hard Travelin’ With Woody," a one-man multimedia play featuring the music and artwork of Woody Guthrie by Randy Noojin, is [...]

Exit 0 Jazz Festival Offers Three Days of Music in Cape May

Exit 0 Jazz Festival Offers Three Days of Music in Cape May

November 02, 2016—The Exit 0 Jazz Festival, Cape May’s two-a-year music celebration, presents its three-day fall festival on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, November 11, 12, and 13. [...]