Archive for 'Theater'

Good Friends Bring “Turning Off the Morning News” to the Stage

Good Friends Bring “Turning Off the Morning News” to the Stage

May 22, 2018—Under the direction of Emily Mann, Christopher Durang's "Turning Off the Morning News" is a dark and daring comedy that may simultaneously unnerve you and delight you. [...]

Who in the World is Artemisia Gentileschi?

Who in the World is Artemisia Gentileschi?

May 08, 2018—Artemisia Gentileschi changed the history of art for women, yet is widely unknown outside — and even inside — the art community. Playwright Lee Kiszonas' "Artemisia" is a wild [...]

“Caged” at Passage Theatre

“Caged” at Passage Theatre

May 03, 2018—“Caged” is a play based on the experiences of incarcerated men in New Jersey. It’s written by the New Jersey Prison Cooperative, a group of men who met in [...]

“Madagascar – A Musical Adventure” at The Growing Stage

“Madagascar – A Musical Adventure” at The Growing Stage

May 01, 2018—Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hop Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto the stage in [...]

“The Sting” at Paper Mill Playhouse

“The Sting” at Paper Mill Playhouse

April 26, 2018—The new musical “The Sting,” now entering its last weekend at Paper Mill Playhouse, was pretty much totally sold out before it even opened. A musical adaptation of the [...]

The 15th Anniversary Revival of “Crowns” at McCarter Theatre

The 15th Anniversary Revival of “Crowns” at McCarter Theatre

March 21, 2018—Go behind the scenes of the 15th anniversary revival of Regina Taylor's acclaimed show, "Crowns." On stage now at McCarter Theatre, "Crowns" celebrates African American culture, community ties and, [...]

Relive the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes with East Lynne Theater’s Radio Play

Relive the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes with East Lynne Theater’s Radio Play

March 15, 2018—ELTC invites you to be part of its "radio audience" as they perform “Sherlock Holmes’ Adventure of the Speckled Band” with live sound effects and commercials. [...]

Luis Salgado Directs “Ragtime” at Axelrod PAC

Luis Salgado Directs “Ragtime” at Axelrod PAC

March 01, 2018—The next show at the Axelrod Performing Arts Center, opening March 3, is the popular musical “Ragtime.” Set in the early 20th century, it features African Americans, Jewish immigrants, [...]

Sharyn Rothstein’s “A Good Farmer” Raises Emotional Issues

Sharyn Rothstein’s “A Good Farmer” Raises Emotional Issues

January 23, 2018—“A Good Farmer” is ripped from today’s headlines. It's the story of a farming community and its struggles with issues of immigration, loyalty, family survival and compassion. [...]

Two River Theater Premieres “El Coquí Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom”

Two River Theater Premieres “El Coquí Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom”

January 11, 2018—There's a new superhero in town! "El Coquí Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom" is having its world premiere at Two River Theater. [...]