Arts & Entertainment

April 26, 2021

A remote North Carolina island situated to the south of the Outerbanks is forgotten by the modern world. The Elizabethan English spoken by its inhabitants is a stronger link to the settlers who landed 500 years ago than the southern drawl of outsiders who make port at the ferry launch, the only ...

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Holmdel Theatre Company presents its second installation of 2021 of its Broadway Outside the Barn series with MELISSA ERRICO: Sondheim By the Shore This socially distanced solo show will be performed outdoors Saturday, July 17th at 8 PM ET  HOLMDEL, NJ - What can beat professional Broadway ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: The Middletown Arts Center (MAC) continued offering creative opportunities both in-person and virtual throughout the pandemic. Now the MAC is super excited to offer the community a robust schedule of in-person summer camps.  Middletown Arts Center Executive Director Maggie O'Brien ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ -- Heather Brittain O’Scanlon spoke to TAPintoTV’s Executive Producer, Brian Brodeur, about her latest film, which premiered at this year’s Garden State Film Festival. O’Scanlon is the leading actress and co-producer of “Victim No. 6,” the latest production from SOS ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ -- TAPintoTV caught up with David W. Schoner, Jr., Associate Director of the New Jersey Motion Picture and Television Commission, at the 2021 Garden State Film Festival.  Schoner, a board member of the festival, spoke about this year’s hybrid format necessitated by the COVID-19 ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ -- Daniel Baldwin, an American actor, director, and producer, discussed his documentary "My Promise to PJ" at the Garden State Film Festival. The documentary focuses on the aftermath of the drug overdose of PJ Raynor, the son of long-time family friend Barbara Jean, and the effects ...

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ASBURY PARK, NJ -- Asbury Park’s The Stone Pony and Senator Vin Gopal’s Civic Association have teamed up to support the Jersey Shore music and art industry with a virtual benefit concert, Asbury Band Aid on April 20th, 2021 at 7:00 pm. Artists, musicians, and the industry leaders that support them ...

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NEWARK, NJ — The Brick City’s very own Queen Latifah returned to Newark on Tuesday as the film/television star received her COVID-19 vaccine, encouraging residents to follow suit.   As the Newark native arrived at Essex County College on West Market Street, she was joined by county and local ...

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THE SHOW GOES ON! visit gsff.org NEW JERSEY– Celebrating its 19th Anniversary this March 23 – 28, the internationally recognized Garden State Film Festival (GSFF) celebrates the independent film genre by bringing a carefully curated selection of original works to a diverse audience from around ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ: Campers of all ages can design, perform and dance in safe, indoor/outdoor environments at TWO spacious locations: Middletown Arts Center Complex and MAC Annex. Many options available for a fun filled summer adventure. Menu includes both morning and afternoon camps that can ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: 4th grade Indian Hill student and filmmaker, Anna-Sofia DeStefano is the youngest filmmaker to be accepted into the sought after Garden State Film Festival student competition. During the early part of the pandemic, Holmdel students had half day school sessions.  Then 9-year-old ...

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  Broadway Outside the Barn Returns this April! Join award-winning Broadway, TV, film actor and recording artist Nicholas Rodriguez in his Holmdel ...

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The New Jersey Arts and Cultural Fund (NJACRF) is now launching Phase II of grant funding. The second phase will begin accepting applications on March 1, 2021 with a deadline of April 12, 2021. Details including fund priorities, eligibility criteria, application requirements and registration ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - Happy New Year! The Chinese New Year... The Year of the Ox! 2021 is the Year of the Ox and it is celebrated worldwide. It is also celebrated in Holmdel - and celebrated it was. The Jersey Shore Chinese School provided a virtual celebration of this important day for not only the ...

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THE MAC PRESENTS:  BIG READ Ocean-Themed Art Contest Entry deadline: March 15th MAC Big Read Ocean Themed Contest  FOR STUDENTS GRADES 6–8 AND 9–12 The exhibition is inspired by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) grant book pick, In the Heart of the Sea, by Nathaniel ...

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BEACH HAVEN, NJ - Long Beach Island natives, Rob and Jane Romanowski are proud to announce the launch of Queen City Cycle Boat, making its debut for the 2021 season. The Queen City Cycle Boat will be Jersey Shore's first and original pedal powered party boat, the Beach Haven couple told ...

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RED BANK, NJ:  The Navesink Maritime Heritage Association is inviting the public to listen to and participate in their annual general meeting. The Board of Trustees will review the activities and successes of 2020, and Rik van Hemmen, NMHA president, will give the keynote speech outlining what to ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Rock legends and New Jersey Hall of Fame inductees Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi represented their home state at the Inauguration Day festivities for President Joe Biden on Wednesday, Jan. 20.  The Boss kicked off the show with an acoustic version of "Land of Hope and Dreams." ...

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The Middletown Arts Center is Back! Check out the Winter Session of IN-PERSON classes: Theater, Dance, Art, Music and more! Click here.  Above photo are examples of the artwork created for the "Sign of the Times" project.  MIDDLETOWN, NJ: With tears forming in her eyes, Maggie O’Brien ...

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The Middletown Arts Center needs your support! Middleton Arts Center is a nonprofit organization and your donation is tax-deductible.  Middletown Arts Center Where the Community & the Arts Come Together The Countdown to 2021 has started with the New Year being just 18 days away.

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HOLMDEL, NJ: From Shakespeare to The Beatles to Beyonce, the most challenging task for a writer is devising a new way to say “I love you.”. For Holmdel resident Jon D’Agostino, preserving his late father’s essence in an upcoming original production, Every Wednesday Night, at the Count Basie ...

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    WATCH above trailer for Against the Tide: A Surfer's Journey Keith Buff has never shied away from a storm. As a kid who spent his formative years catching waves up and down the Jersey Shore, Buff savored an opportunity to stare down thunderclouds and gusting salt water ...

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PAINTING WITH A TWIST IN HOLMDEL IS YOUR ANSWER TO THE PERFECT GIFT! Painting With a Twist will help you celebrate your family and friends, and make lasting memories. You can plan a gathering in the studio with friends and ...

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Above Photo: Alice Ripley performing for the live audience Outside the Barn, on the lawn of the Duncan Smith Theatre. photo credit: Michael Kushner HOLMDEL, NJ: The entertainment industry everywhere was turned upside down with the 2020 pandemic. Broadway went dark eight months ago, ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ — The year 2020 has been an emotional roller coaster. Locals can now take a short break from reality and immerse themselves at “In The Clouds,” a new pop-up balloon exhibit at Bell Works. “In The Clouds” was installed in late October, but had its official opening on Thursday, Nov. 5 ...

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LINCROFT, NJ: Monmouth Museum (located on Brookdale Community College Campus, parking at lot #1) is hosting Mark Weiss, for his final book signing of the October exhibit. Friday, October 30th from 2-5pm, meet Weiss and pick up a signed copy of his best selling book; The Decade That Rocked.  It ...

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LINCROFT, NJ: Monmouth Museum (located on Brookdale Community College Campus, parking at lot #1) is hosting Mark Weiss, for his final book signing of the October exhibit. Friday, October 30th from 2-5pm, meet Weiss and pick up a signed copy of his best selling book; The Decade That Rocked.  It ...

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