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Arts & Entertainment

June 29, 2022

  NEW JERSEY - After gaining mystical powers from a Bengal bracelet passed down through generations, Kamala gained a new sense of confidence and identity in the first episode. Ms. Marvel continues her journey as a half superhero-half teenage girl living her daily life in Jersey City. The second ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – George Street Playhouse, the cornerstone of the city’s vibrant performing arts community, has announced a five-show season that will begin in October and feature the world premiere of biographical musical based on the life of divorced woman-turned-entrepreneur. “Joy” is the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - George Durnay had a discerning eye, deep pockets and a fondness for Tiffany, the high-end specialty retailer whose high-quality merchandise, from fine jewelry to exquisite lamps has been synonymous with the very best for almost 200 years. A portion of his collection - ...

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NEW JERSEY - Marvel has brought Captain America, Wonder Woman, Black Panther, and now the first Muslim superhero to lead a title in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Marvel now brings to the screen Kamala Khan, a 16-year-old Pakistani-American girl from New Jersey, living a double life as the ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Celebrate Middlesex County is back in person! Celebrate Middlesex County is a free, family-friendly event showcasing the unique programs and services provided by Middlesex County and highlights the people who bring them to life. Join us at 10 am on June 11 at Roosevelt ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Friday nights on Main Street are synonymous with polished chrome bumpers, fenders with curves, big block engines and more than a few sets of fuzzy dice hanging off rear view mirrors. Cruisers. Customs. Coupes. Classics. Take your pick. Thousands of car enthusiasts and ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ –  Camelot, Lerner and Loewe’s fabled musical, comes to East Brunswick’s Playhouse 22 for a three-week run guaranteed to provide memorable (k)nights at King Arthur’s Round Table.   Following the huge success of My Fair Lady, Frederic Loewe and Alan Jay Lerner returned to ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Still think Gatsby was great?  Know how to Charleston?  Do you flip for flappers? Still cringing from Prohibition?  Well, then, East Brunswick has the party for you! The East Brunswick Arts Coalition along with the EB Museum and the EB Historical Society are celebrating the ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - At last week's Jersey Access Group Awards (JAG Awards), EBTV received three Gold Awards and a Silver Award for local programming this year. The Jersey Access Group (JAG) is a professional organization that unites municipalities, access channels, non-profit organizations, and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Come hungry, leave Hungarian. That’s not just the catchy hashtag created by the organizers of the 45th Hungarian Festival, it also speaks to the essence of the longest running festival in New Brunswick. The food, the clothing, the dancing, the music – all of these cultural ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet will be presented outdoors by the School of the Arts on the East Brunswick Campus of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools.   In a collaboration between the theater arts, arts technology and dance programs of the School of ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A single-owner collection of action figures and Super Heroes accumulated over a 20-year period will be sold online Thursday, May 12 by Bodnar's Auction. Bidding opens at 11 a.m. at  www.bodnarsauction.com Joe Bodnar, owner of central New Jersey's largest auction house ...

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PLAINFIELD, NJ - In 1977, George Lucas’ Star Wars hit theaters.  This May 4th, celebrate forty years of fandom on Star Wars Day. The history of this day dates to an ad placed in the London Evening News in 1979 congratulating Margaret Thatcher as she took office as UK Prime Minister.  The ad ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Arts Coalition, the East Brunswick Museum, and the East Brunswick Historical Society invites residents to put on their dancing shoes for an afternoon of music, drinks, food and fun on Saturday, June 11, 2022 from 11:30 am to 4;30 pm at the Alice Appleby DeVoe ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – City Center – New Brunswick’s hub of fine food, shopping and the arts – is preparing a fun week full of fiestas, furry friends and furlongs. The Kentucky Derby watch party will make you feel like you’re at Churchill Downs for The Run for the Roses on Saturday, May 7. Three ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Third Floor - a band so named because the four members assembled their guitars and drums on the third floor of the New Brunswick Performing Arts Center to rehearse - were rocking the crowd on the College Avenue lawn. Students swayed, a woman waved and two kids who taken a ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ –  Facebook recently reminded Abby Merrill about her first Rutgers Day, stirring memories of the afternoon her heart melted at the sight of baby pigs and other animals on Cook Campus. Little did the communications major – or any of the other 100,000 people who attended the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Mark Conover had an obsession with New Jersey milk bottles, cataloging and researching the history of each bottle and the dairy farms that were once prevalent in the Garden State, He passed away in February, 2021, leaving behind a collection of 4,500 milk bottles and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Come for the effervescence, the comedy and the get-up-and-dance music. Leave with a little lesson about life. That’s what Sandie Lee hopes audience members experience when “Hairspray” comes to State Theatre New Jersey on Friday, April 29, at 8 p.m.; Saturday, April 30 at 2 ...

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WOODBRIDGE — The Mayor’s Free Summer Concert Series will return starting Monday, June 20 with performances five nights-a-week, most of them at the Woodbridge High School football field. Mayor John McCormac announced a full schedule of upcoming performances for the 2022 season featuring known ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - A variety of talented musicians, under the artistic direction of Collegium Musicum NJ, are coming together to give their talents to help raise money for Ukraine. Musicians will perform the Ukrainian National Anthem, Ukrainian folk music, classical and jazz pieces.  The ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - What a great day to be in East Brunswick to welcome Spring!  Hundreds of local lovers of new beginnings - and wishes expressed by flying colorful kites and finding colorful eggs - were on hand for two events.   One was the return of the Easter Egg Hunt at Warnsdorfer School ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The township is offering a great opportunity for residents to unveil their creative skills at the Adult Art and Creativity program with Recreation and Art instructor Komal Mehra. This program introduces participant to the art of paper quilling and explores the techniques of ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ – Natalia Hazlitt,10-year-old fourth grader at Mountain Park Elementary School, co-wrote a children's book Charlie's First Haircut during the pandemic with her father Chaz Hazlitt.  Chaz Hazlitt is a celebrity barber to numerous music artists, actors and athletes, and owns ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - There are only four until East Brunswick's first FLY A KITE DAY from 11:00 to 3:00 on Saturday, April 9 at the community Arts Center on Cranbury Road.   Bring your own kite and learn some techniques.  Free kites for the first 100 children. There will me food trucks and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – This is one giant leap for George Street Playhouse. “A Walk on the Moon” is shaping up as a moon-shot of a production, considering the size of the cast, the artistry of the lighting and scenery, the newly crafted musical numbers and the stakes it’s playing to. The mission ...

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BOUND BROOK, NJ - The Brook Arts Center is offering a mixed bag of tribute bands, comedians and live theater as it prepares to open the Spring, 2022 season. Located in historic Bound Brook, one block from the Bound Brook NJTRANSIT train station and a few short miles from Routes 22, 287, and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – How someone from Nepal – a country wedged between China and India - stumbled upon the New Brunswick Free Public Library’s annual Poetry Anthology is a bit of mystery. Somehow, his entry arrived in Jackie Oshman’s inbox, along with those from a poet from Poland and two from ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ  – “Xanadu”, the Tony Award-nominated, hilarious, roller skating, musical adventure, based on the cult classic movie of the same title, which starred Olivia Newton-John and Gene Kelly, rolls on into Playhouse 22 starting March 25.  "Xanadu" follows the journey of a magical and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – With heightened interest in Ukraine since Russia’s invasion started on Feb. 25, the Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers-New Brunswick has extended an exhibition that focuses on Ukraine’s history of self-determination and resilience. “Painting in Excess: Kyiv’s Art Revival, ...

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