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Arts & Entertainment

July 2, 2022

Red Bank, NJ: Nothing better than taking in a free Jazz in the Park concert with a Navesink River breeze cooling you off. Come on over and take in the music at Red Bank’s Riverside Gardens, with a start time of 7:00pm lasting till 8:30pm, just as the sun is setting.  Check out the list of the ...

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Book a great Independence Day adventure with Escapology! Enjoy Holmdel's Escapology located inside friendly and fun Bell ...

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Enjoy Free Outdoor Concerts HAZLET, NJ: In 2021, Hazlet Township announced the formation of an exciting new community band called The Hazlet Pops to perform four free public concerts outdoors, during the summer, at Hazlet parks. The inaugural season was a hit with community members of all ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: In July, the Middletown Arts Center will feature The Marvelous Wonderettes, featuring over 30 classic ’50s and ’60s hits to move and groove to! The Marvelous Wonderettes, produced by The MAC PLAYERS, will keep you smiling in this must-take musical trip down memory lane! Get your ...

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SEE WHO'S TALKING ABOUT THE DECADE THAT ROCKED, AND MEET THE WEISSGUY THIS WEEKEND IN PERSON AT THE JIM INZERO GALLERY IN POINT PLEASANT:    JERSEY SHORE: It's the two-year anniversary of the bestselling, often sold-out, perfect gift for Father's Day: THE DECADE THAT ROCKED. It's a great ...

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Above: Bon Jovi comments on social media Sunday, after announcing Alec John Such's passing at age 70.  The Jersey born, and world-wide famous Rock and Roll band; 'Bon Jovi' officially announced Sunday, that the Yonkers, New York, born, Alec John Such, former founding member of Bon Jovi, had ...

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MAY 22 • 3PM BUY TICKETS Tickets: $35, $25 | Limit 8 tickets per mailing address DOORS 2PM • SHOWTIME 3PM The Vogel • Basie Center Campus • 99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank Join the Zzak G. Applaud Our Kids Foundation as they celebrate five years of connecting children to the ...

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NEW JERSEY - Two would-be matchmakers think they have the discovered the secret for helping people fall in love, as long as it doesn’t kill them in the process. The Villagers Theatre in Somerset, NJ will present a new romantic comedy by New Jersey playwright, Mike Sockol, In Danger of Falling in ...

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Some of the Middletown Township Cultural and Arts Council Board Members and Executive Director Maggie O'Brien (second from the left), enjoying SAVOR INDIA at the MAC.  MIDDLETOWN, NJ: There was definitely a Taste of India at The Middletown Arts Center (MAC), on Saturday, May 7. A successful ...

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Red Bank, NJ: Nominees have been revealed for the 2022 Basie Awards, the annual celebration of Monmouth County high school theatre presented by Bank of America, taking place on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at the Count Basie Center for the Arts in Red Bank. Tickets for this year’s presentation are ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ --  Today, Sunday, May 1, is a special community day in Holmdel as hundreds will gather for the 22 Annual Earth Day Celebration at Bayonet Farm. Bayonet Farm, often referred to as the crown jewel of Holmdel, is located at 41 Middletown Road. The beautiful farm is preserved history, ...

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Middletown Arts Center: Where the Community & the Arts Come Together MIDDLETOWN, NJ -  The Middletown Arts Center is excited to present SAVOR India, an immersive experience in the arts and culture of India, on Saturday, May 7, 2022, from 1–4 p.m. The event is FREE to enter and features ...

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The festival will feature the works of a variety of fine artists and artisans like pictured above.  MIDDLETOWN, NJ —  Monmouth County is a great place to live, work and play! No doubt one of the best amenities is The Monmouth County Park System. In addition to all the beautiful natural ...

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MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - Jersey Rocks for Ukraine and you are invited! There is nothing like great music to bring people together for a great cause. The charity organization, Hope For Ukraine and Rockit Academy have partnered with a lot of great community leaders to host a benefit concert on ...

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NEW JERSEY: TUDDY is a series of “micro short films” chronicling the misadventures of Tuddy, an Atlantic City code enforcement inspector for women's swimwear in 1921. Each of the six episodes was shot over the course of a single day at the Art Factory Studios in Paterson, New Jersey. Tuddy is ...

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RED BANK, NJ –  The Red Bank Spring Street Fair is returning on Sunday, April 10, 11:00am to 5:00pm.  This is a great event that you don’t want to miss. The Spring Street Fair will encompass most of Monmouth Street and will be a day filled with crafters, food vendors and LOTS of ...

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“Illustration gives imagery to words, just as lyrics give imagery to music.” – Toby Gowing MIDDLETOWN, NJ - For over 30 years, Toby Gowing has worked as a professional illustrator specializing in books for children and young adults. In honor of Gowing’s love for books, a Meet the Artist ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Tickets are selling VERY QUICKLY for SHREK THE MUSICAL, which opens next Friday, March 4th. at the Middletown Art Center (MAC). Show dates are March 4, 5, 6, and 12th. In case you hadn't heard, SHREK is the debut production of Middletown Arts Center's AMAZING new Community ...

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Lead actress Lanae Strovers, holding an urn of cremains in the film Chasing the Dead.  MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ - When asked, many would guess that the American film industry was born in Hollywood, when in fact, New Jersey is the birthplace, with the first motion picture produced in the ...

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Max Sparber’s compelling play tells the true story of the 1919 lynching of a jailed black man, William Brown, as seen through the eyes of two fictional song-and-dance men.  Directed by Darrell Lawrence Willis, Sr. MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Minstrel Show, or the Lynching of William Brown presented by the ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: All are welcome to this wonderful and complimentary community event that the whole family can enjoy! The event will be in the main atrium of Bell Works, 101 Crawfords Corner Road in Holmdel. Bell Works is open to the public and offers plenty of restaurants, shopping, and entertainment.

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LINCROFT, NJ —The Monmouth County Park System is seeking entries into its Creative Arts Festival.  This juried art show and sale is open to artists of every medium. The way it works is anyone interested in entering is invited to submit images for consideration. The application fee is $15 per ...

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  SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield native, singer/songwriter Cory Singer has nearly 400,000 followers and over 11 million “likes” on TikTok with numerous hit songs and starring roles in New York Theater musicals. Singer is using his popularity to advocate for the autistic. Diagnosed ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The Bergen County Zoo at Van Saun County Park is hosting a "Holiday Lantern Spectacular," and spectacular it is! The display, called "Let It Glow!", is a holiday light show sponsored by the Friends of the Bergen County Zoo in partnership with Tianyu Arts & Culture, Inc., ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: Escapology is an international tourist destination specializing in world-leading Live Escape Games right here in our community! Reserve your holiday escape now! Saving Santa is NOW OPEN! Hurry and book early, this one sells out quick! Come see why everyone loves Escapology! Located ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ: On November 20, at 8:00 p.m., Grammy Award Winning artists will be performing in the theater at Bell Works, 101 Crawfords Corner Road, Holmdel. The Manhattan Transfer concert at Bell Works is brought to you by Axelrod Performing Arts Center. Reserve now for this bound to be sold-out ...

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NEW JERSEY: Axelrod Performing Arts Center, the entertainment center that brings Broadway talent local, opened this past weekend for the first time in 19 months, to a standing ovation for "A Bronx Tale, The Musical!"   To purchase tickets click HERE.  WATCH video below for a quick glimpse of the ...

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#SupportTheArts #NYCTalentBroughtLocal  NEW JERSEY: Mike Keller has a long list of television and movie credits in which he played a cop, including “Blue Bloods,” “The Black List,” “Elementary,” “The Good Fight” and “Ray Donovan.” Now Keller is heading over to the dark side to take on the role ...

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“I am so excited to continue telling this amazing story at The Axelrod Performing Arts Center. This show has been such an important part of my life and being able to do the show in this new position as director makes my Bronx Tale journey one of the highlights of my career. “– says Director Richard ...

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Monmouth County’s Ballet Company Brings an Immersive Evening of Dance and Theater, Inspired by Iconic Horror Classics October 2021—Axelrod Contemporary Ballet Theater (AXCBT) presents “Dancing in the Dark” this October, an immersive dance theater performance celebrating the “world beyond.”  ...

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