Arts & Entertainment

March 17, 2019

CHATHAM, NJ - In an attempt to regain the recent membership numbers that peaked in 2017, the Chatham Township Committee agreed to lower fees across the board for the Colony Pool Club in 2019. Chatham Township Mayor Tayfun Selen pushed the township committee toward compromise when the membership ...

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Two Chatham High School musicians recently performed with the New Jersey Music Educators Association (NJMEA) All-State Treble Choir. The singers were prepared by and sponsored through the audition process by Chatham High School Choral Director Ken Bryson. Students attended competitive auditions ...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Chatham Middle School student Sofia Sorvino took home a Gold National Bid from Coastal Cheer and Dance in the Battle at the Capital this past weekend. Sorvino is a flyer on the Jerzey Jewelz Sapphires, based in Westfield. She is also a Chatham Football ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Borough Planning Board approved the application for a "change in permitted use" that will allow for a new French pastry shop to open on Main Street, it was announced at the regular meeting of the Borough of Chatham Council on Monday night. Chatham Borough resident, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The challenge for Catwalk 2019 Road Trip was to create a design that best depicted the "essence of the state motto" that was randomly selected by the Chatham High designers. The judges felt that senior Isabel Sitar nailed it with her polka dotted denim jumpsuit, which was accented ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - There are two challenges associated with the Chatham High School PTO's "Catwalk 2019 Road Trip". The first was to get one of the 16 coveted spots available for the seventh annual fashion design competition. "We opened up the registration at 11 a.m. and it was filled by 11:03 with ...

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CHATHAM, NJ – Plans for a summer recreation camp are coming together. The camp, which would replace the long-standing Recreation Camp that canceled in 2017, would be held at the Colony Pool, if committee members approve. A presentation about the proposed camp was made by Dorothy Lee, a member of ...

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Chatham High School junior Petra Zadroga was recognized as a semi-finalist in the Lake Effect National High School Poetry Contest, sponsored by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Penn State Behrend and by Penn State Barnes & Noble University Bookstores. Petra said, “My ...

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Chatham High School hosted a vocal masterclass with Broadway star and Tony Award nominee Adam Pascal in the newly renovated CHS auditorium in January. Pascal worked with Chatham Voices, Select Choir, and Concert Choir students for the workshop.  Pascal is best known for his role as Roger in ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - They came, they ate, they voted. The Tri-County Scholarship Fund held its first "Chili Bowl" on Friday at Chatham Fish & Game and it was an unqualified success. "We raised enough money to send three financially needy students to Catholic school," Chatham's John Carini, one ...

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The Wizard of Oz is a story that is both familiar and compelling. Dorothy, an ordinary girl from the Midwest, becomes an extraordinary heroine. During her journey from Kansas to Oz she finds unforgettable friends and has amazing adventures. She also learns about herself, discovering strength and ...

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Chatham High School Theatre students were recognized on Jan. 12 at the New Jersey Governor’s Awards, which were held at Montclair State University. Senior Emily Alfano and senior Jillian Roche won second place in Improvisational Pairs, and senior Matt Markay and sophomore Andrew Palmieri won ...

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CHATHAM, NJ – Longtime Chatham resident Andy Wang is bringing The Masters of Hawaiian Music Tour featuring Grammy award-winning artists George Kahumoku, Jr., Nathan Aweau and David “Kawika” Kahiapo to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 200 Main Street, Chatham on Tuesday, Feb. 12. Tickets for the 7 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - If the actual play goes as well as the back-stage production, the "Wizard of Oz" at the Chatham Middle School is going to be a guaranteed hit. On Saturday, volunteers gathered at the Chatham Middle School and rolled up their sleeves to help create props and paint them for the CMS ...

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The Chatham High boys select choir recently performed a "Holiday Mash Up." Watch their unique version of the 12 Days of Christmas in the video below.    

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CHATHAM, NJ - Residents from Chatham Township and surrounding towns came to the Chatham Township Committee advocating for the relocation of the Skate Park, which is slated for demolition to accommodate Affordable Housing mandates. The Chatham Township Committee heard from the public before ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Madison Chatham Coalition and the Library of the Chathams is challenging artists of all ages to illustrate their vision of the impact of underage vaping and/or marijuana use. A poster and poetry contest is being held, starting Thursday, Dec. 6 and running through Thursday, Jan.

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CHATHAM, NJ - Members of the Chatham Select Choir and Chatham Voices performed before formal business was conducted at the Chatham Board of Education meeting on Monday night. First, Liam Driscoll, Ronan Green, Adi Roy and Matt Markay sang the national anthem. They are all members of the Allstate ...

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  CHATHAM, NJ - Fiona McSweeney made for a "Happier" ending to the Chatham Middle School 6th Grade Chorus finale with her dancing. McSweeney choreographed the Irish dance she did in accompanying the chorus in the final song of the evening.    

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CHATHAM, NJ - Spectators came armed with umbrellas and the show went on as scheduled with songs from the third-grade chorus and performances by Dance Innovations students despite rainy conditions on Saturday night at Reasoner Park. The rain couldn't dampen the Christmas spirit in Chatham as ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - In celebration of the holiday season, the Chatham Emergency Squad is pleased to present the 15th annual Winter Wonderland / “Snow Village” at its Chatham Borough building, located at 31 North Passaic Street, beginning on Sunday, November 25 and continuing through December 27, ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Four Chatham High School musicians recently performed with the New Jersey Music Educators Association (NJMEA) All-State Mixed Choir. The singers were prepared by and sponsored through the audition process by Chatham High School Choral Director Ken Bryson. Students attended ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - Giants fans got a second chance to revel in their team's come-from-behind victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday night when tight end Evan Engram came to Legends Gallery in Chatham to sign photos and memorabilia. Less than 24 hours after Engram keyed the winning drive in ...

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Six years in, the magic is still alive at Chatham Education Foundation’s highly anticipated Trivia Night. The wildly popular game mesmerized close to 400 players, who descended upon Fish & Game and Mountainview gym on November 3rd bearing striking costumes, heaping platters of carefully curated ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham High Marching Band, dressed for the occasion, led the second annual Chatham Community Halloween Parade down Washington Avenue by playing Michael Jackson's "Thriller" on Wednesday morning. The band was followed by "Mary Poppins," also known as Washington Avenue Principal ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - The second annual Community Halloween Parade featuring students from Washington Avenue School, St. Patrick School and ECLC is set for 10:20 a.m. Wednesday - the morning of Halloween. Washington Avenue will be closed off to traffic while the Chatham High Marching Band leads the ...

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CHATHAM, NJ - A Nor'easter expected to hit Chatham hard on Saturday, resulting in heavy rain and strong winds, has forced the cancellation of the Chatham Borough Farmers' Market and the sponsored Halloween Trick-of-Treat event.    

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Chatham High School senior Rhea Sinha has been selected to compete in the nationally televised Jeopardy! Team Tournament, which airs from Nov. 7 to Nov. 10 Sinha’s episode will air on Nov. 12. As part of the selection process, Sinha took an online test of 50 Jeopardy!-style questions last March ...

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Chatham High School presents Radium Girls – an early 20th Century female empowerment story about how a group of young women forever changed U.S. labor laws. Performances are Friday, November 16 and Saturday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the newly renovated CHS auditorium. Radium Girls, by D.W.

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CHATHAM, NJ - There was a mutual moment of admiration for young Jets quarterback Sam Darnold and his four-year-old fan, Andrew Wexler, on Tuesday evening at Legends Gallery. Darnold couldn't help but break out in a big smile when he was greeted by the Chatham youngster wearing a Jets hat and a ...

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