Arts & Entertainment

May 31, 2018

ROXBURY, NJ - The Eisenhower Middle School Eighth Grade Concert Band recently took first place in a Music Showcase Festival and was awarded Outstanding Section Awards for the trumpet and French Horn sections. The students competed in Class A Concert Band and were rated against four other ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - A Ledgewood man who served in the Navy during the Korean War will be the grand marshal of this year's Roxbury Memorial Day Parade, according to the parade committee. The man, Jack Hogan, served from 1949 to 1953, said Michele O'Halloran, who is an assistant to Roxbury Township ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - On an drizzly Sunday morning at Horseshoe Lake Park in Succasunna, rain clouds parted just in time for this year’s Color Fun Run. The event, hosted by the Roxbury Rotary/Interact Club, was conducted in support of Matt Adonis, a fourth grader at Nixon Elementary School who is ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ — More than 1,500 students from sixteen schools throughout Morris County came to County College of Morris (CCM) recently to celebrate the 38th Annual Morris County Teen Arts Festival. CCM has been the host since the festival’s inception. Clayton Allen, director of the Morris County ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Hexagon Players continues to delight audiences of all ages this spring with their musical production of Bye Bye Birdie, their first production in partnership with Roxbury Arts Alliance at Investors Bank Theater at the Horseshoe Lake Complex in Succasuna. Under the direction of Ray ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The Roxbury High School music program nurtures many good players who then have few opportunities to perform locally once they graduate, said local Scout leader Robert Williams. That’s why Williams, a musician who heads the Roxbury Boy Scout Jazz Ensemble, is working to create a ...

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ROXBURY – Saturday's 5th Annual Lake Hopatcong Block Party did surprisingly well, despite ominous forecasts that warned of severe weather, said one of the event's organizers. Radar showed a wall of heavy rain marching eastward toward the outdoor event on Saturday morning. A “severe weather” ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Two Lincoln-Roosevelt School sixth graders,  Antonio Coe and Justin Masi, recently joined more than 100 other talented musicians from the North Jersey area in the North Jersey School Music Association (NJSMA) Elementary Honors Band concert at South Orange Middle School. The efforts ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – There’s no plan to change the name, but this year’s Circle Day party in Ledgewood won’t end when daylight fades. Sponsored by Circle Bowl & Entertainment, a TAPinto Roxbury sponsor, the second annual Circle Day is currently scheduled to start at noon on July 22 and run until 9 ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The "Joan and Joni" show scheduled for Saturday at the Roxbury Performing Arts Center has been canceled due to illness, it was announced today. "If you have purchased tickets in advance, the money will be refunded due to uncertainty of reschedule date," said the Roxbury Arts ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Twenty one Roxbury High School students successfully auditioned for the New Jersey All-State Choir last weekend, setting a new record for the high school. The prestigious ensemble is comprised of the top singers across the state of New Jersey. Two of those students, Jacob Wood ...

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ROXBURY, NJ –  During World War I, residents of New York City’s East Side began holding informal gatherings in the streets to honor people from their neighborhoods who were serving the Armed Forces. One hundred years later, “block parties” have become a favorite festive way for neighbors to ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Six choirs from Roxbury High School achieved gold ratings recently at a competition in Washington D.C. Competing in the annual Heritage Festival were the Roxbury Men’s Choir, Melodies, Vocal Jazz, Revelation, Chorale, and Classic Sounds Honors under the direction of Patrick Hachey, ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School Indoor Percussion took second place in the USBands Championship on April 18 at South Brunswick High School, the highest this group has ever placed in a championship event. The group competes in the competitive Scholastic Regional A Class and are critiqued in ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - House of Hamill, the dynamic fiddling duo of Rose Baldino (Burning Bridget Cleary) & Brian Buchanan (Enter the Haggis), will headline an upcoming show at the Roxbury Performing Arts Center in Succasunna. Baldino and Buchanon are accomplished traditional fiddle players as well ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Congratulations to the dance teams at ACCENTS ON DANCE (AOD) located on Route 10 East in Succasunna next to Casella's Pizza. At a recent regional competition, the dance teams, duets and solos took gold in their respective categories. In addition to these awards, they also received ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The main entrance to the Roxbury Township’s Municipal Building has become an art gallery of sorts, thanks to Roxbury students whose efforts are on display there.. Roxbury High School Visual Arts Lead Teacher and Visual Arts Teacher Renee Zengel shared how this came ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The artwork of Roxbury students Julia Malczynski and Jessica Vassoler is currently on display, along with many other creations from young Morris County artists, at the 30th Blackwell Street Artists Annual Art Show in the Morris County Administration and Records Building (floors ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School Indoor Percussion is in its fourth competitive season with its largest group yet.Thirty students have put together elements of music, movement, and choreography. This year’s show, “The Darkness,” features original music and arrangements by David Reeves. The show ...

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ROXBURY, NJ -  Fourteen Roxbury High School Students performed in Pittsburgh, Pa. on March 10 for the American Choral Director’s Association Eastern Division High School Honors Choir. This prestigious ensemble is comprised of the top singers in the northeastern part of the United States. Roxbury ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Congratulations are in order for sixth-graders Antonio Coe and Justin Masi at Lincoln/Roosevelt School who have been selected to the 2018 NJSMA Region I Elementary Honors Band. Coe (clarinet) and Masi (trombone) were nominated based on exemplary performance and efforts on their ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Even a brief glance over Judy Caruso’s shoulder at the Mount Arlington Dunkin’ Donuts last Tuesday morning would make your head spin. The mishmash of blocks, colors and codes on her laptop looked more like a Picasso painting than an Excel spreadsheet. However, to her it all made ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Golf and libraries tend to be quiet things. Roxbury Public Library Director Radwa Ali wants none of that when the two come together next month. Ali is busy planning for the April 14 “Mini Golf in the Library” fundraising event and she wants the library to be bursting with happy ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Never mind the clocks in Irish pubs counting down the hours to St. Patrick's Day. Start celebrating tonight at the Roxbury Peforming Arts Center where Celtic music maestro Charlie Zahm is taking the stage. Zahm, notes the Roxbury Arts Alliance, "is one of the most popular soloists ...

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Craig Bickhardt Headlines at Riverside Rhythm & Rhyme Songwriter Series on March 18th Veteran Nashville Singer-Songwriter to perform at the Investors Bank Theatre at RoxPAC in Succasunna, NJ (Succasunna, NJ) – Craig Bickhardt, joined by his daughter Aislinn, will perform at the Riverside ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Two Roxbury residents, one being a township councilman, won honorable mentions in Morris County government’s first photo contest, it was announced today. Merrill Eppedio and Roxbury Township Councilman Richard Zoschak, both from Landing, were among nine contestants receiving ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - Roxbury High School students can stay home Friday night, flop on the couch and fall asleep with the TV on. Or they can pay a few bucks, be "put to sleep" and do weird stuff while sitting in front of a couple hundred fellow students in a gymnasium. The latter might not sound like ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – A Roxbury High School senior took first place in a recent art contest and was awarded a $48,000 scholarship. The student, Tara Egan, won the crafts category in the 32nd Annual Mount Olive High School National Art Honor Society Invitational. Egan, who submitted a sample of her ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – Circle Bowl & Entertainment, a TAPinto Roxbury sponsor, announced Thursday that it will be presenting live music every Friday in its Big Ed’s Tap House and Grill. The company said each Friday’s music will be by a “surprise” artist. Patrons of Big Ed’s might have been ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Eisenhower Middle School Drama Club would like to inform you of its upcoming spring musical, The Lion King Jr. Show dates are Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m., Friday, April 27 at 7 p.m., and Saturday, April 28 at 2 p.m. All three shows will take place in the Eisenhower Middle ...

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