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‘The Prom’ on Broadway: Westfield’s Matt Sklar Writes For the Stars

October 16, 2018

WESTFIELD, NJ — From Westfield’s Workshop for the Arts to the stages of Broadway, Tony and Emmy Award Nominated Composer and Westfield native Matthew Sklar continues to wow with his third musical, “The Prom.”

The Broadway show, which opens Oct. 23 at the Longacre Theater, is about a group of Broadway has-beens who decide to shine and hopefully ...

More Tickets to AddamsFest Beer Garden in Westfield to be Released this Week

WESTFIELD, NJ — Disappointed that you couldn’t get tickets for Charlie’s Ale Garden during AddamsFest? Despite a “sold out” image on the Beer Garden page on, organizers said that more tickets will become available for purchase later this week.

“As we said, we can only pre-sell as many tickets as our rain location at the Armory will ...

Red Tank Brewing – Grand Opening this Thursday

RED BANK, NJ - We walked in last month and spoke with John Acara, owner of Red Tank Brewing, 77 Monmouth Street, which will have their grand opening this Thursday.

John is also the owner of John Acara Photography.

It’s definitely a cool place: poured concrete bar top, industrial chic with a crystal chandelier, Edison light bulbs, a “play area” for the kids, long bar and ...

Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival - Sunday, September 30th

RED BANK, NJ – One of the best fall events Red Bank has to offer - the Red Bank Guinness Oyster Festival.

When:  Sunday, September 30th, from noon to 7 p.m.

Where: White Street Parking lot

What: Family-friendly activities including a petting zoo, and a host of children’s rides and games.  Local and regional bands including Tim McLoone & the Shirleys, Brian ...

Addams Tavern to Run Beer Garden at Westfield’s AddamsFest this Fall; Town to Partner with Lyft for Event

WESTFIELD, NJ — Quimby and Elm Streets in Downtown Westfield will become “Charlie’s Ale Garden” on Saturday, Oct. 27, as part of the town’s first AddamsFest, a three-day town-wide festival celebrating Westfield native Charles Addams, creator “The Addams Family,” that will include family-friendly events, lectures, exhibits and film screenings.

The ...

Hawks Marching Band to Host 31st Annual Marching Band Festival

EDISON, NJ - The John P. Stevens Marching Hawks will be hosting its 31st annual Marching Band Festival on Sunday, October 7, beginning at 12:00 noon.  The festival, which helps support the school’s marching band program, will include  music, food, and a variety of vendors.   

This year’s John P. Stevens Hawks Marching Band is comprised of 180 members.  The ...


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