Archive for 'Pop Culture'

Celebrate Halloween With “The Addams Family”

Celebrate Halloween With “The Addams Family”

October 22, 2013—“The Addams Family” comes to the State Theatre just in time for Halloween. A hit on Broadway, the musical features NJ-native Amanda Bruton as one of cartoonist Charles Addams' [...]

Paper Mill Gives Us a Glimpse of New Musical “HONEYMOON IN VEGAS”

Paper Mill Gives Us a Glimpse of New Musical “HONEYMOON IN VEGAS”

September 19, 2013—This week, we take you to the press preview of Paper Mill Playhouse’s world-premiere production of “Honeymoon in Vegas” – a new musical based on the movie of the [...]

The Bay-Atlantic Symphony presents “Live and Let Die: A Symphonic Tribute to the Music of Paul McCartney”

The Bay-Atlantic Symphony presents “Live and Let Die: A Symphonic Tribute to the Music of Paul McCartney”

September 17, 2013—The Bay-Atlantic Symphony should consider adopting Paul McCartney's "Band on the Run" as the orchestra's theme song --they're always on the go. [...]

“Boardwalk Empire”

“Boardwalk Empire”

August 08, 2013—For today’s Jersey Arts Podcast, producer Eric Schultz speaks with Nelson Johnson, the author of the book “Boardwalk Empire.” Now a hit TV show, “Boardwalk Empire” was inspired by [...]

Barry Manilow on Hits, “Harmony” & Brooklyn

Barry Manilow on Hits, “Harmony” & Brooklyn

July 30, 2013—Barry Manilow returns NJPAC for a special two-show engagement August 2 and 4. The Grammy-, Tony- and Emmy-award winner, is fresh off a critically acclaimed, sold out Broadway [...]

Be transported to Cirque du Soleil’s amazing world of TOTEM

Be transported to Cirque du Soleil’s amazing world of TOTEM

May 28, 2013—Cirque du Soleil's TOTEM traces the fascinating journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly. Culture Vultures caught up with local [...]

Straight No Chaser Proves You Don’t Need Instruments To Rock

Straight No Chaser Proves You Don’t Need Instruments To Rock

May 07, 2013—Straight No Chaser is a worldwide phenomenon, with albums appearing on the "Billboard Top 200," national TV appearances and videos that have logged tens of millions of views on [...]

XPoNential Recap: Saturday

XPoNential Recap: Saturday

July 24, 2012—A quintet of epic on-site interviews. [...]

John Wesley Harding’s The Cabinet of Wonders

John Wesley Harding’s The Cabinet of Wonders

July 10, 2012—Producer Susan Wallner talked to John Wesley Harding in advance of a special on-the-road edition of "The Cabinet of Wonders" to be taped live at the XPoNential Music Festival [...]

Ritz Theatre’s Barnum! Comes to the Camden Waterfront

Ritz Theatre’s Barnum! Comes to the Camden Waterfront

June 19, 2012—An all-access free circus musical comes to Wiggins Park. Now with video! [...]