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Leonard Lance Announces Congressional Art Contest

March 28, 2017

FLEMINGTON, N.J. – Congressman Leonard Lance (NJ-07) today announced he is inviting high school students in the Seventh Congressional District to participate in the 2017 Congressional Art Contest.    
 
“Every year I am impressed with the talent and ability of New Jersey students who have a passion for art.  The Congressional Art Contest grows with greater ...

The Millburn Ed Foundation Announces 2017 Millburn Film Fest Winners

MILLBURN, NJ - The Education Foundation of Millburn-Short Hills is putting students in the spotlight again this year and will be showcasing nine winning films at the 6th Annual Millburn Film Fest.  The Red Carpet Premiere will be on Friday, April 21, 7:00 p.m. at Millburn High School and is made possible thanks to our Academy Award Sponsors The Stephanie Mallios Team and New York Film ...

MAM Hosts Collaborative Exhibit as Part of “Free First Thursday Nights” Programming

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The Montclair Museum of Art (MAM), in collaboration with Arts Unbound (AU) and Opportunity Project (OP), is hosting the exhibit "No Limits: Emerging Artists from Arts Unbound" on April 6, 2017 from 6pm-8pm as part of their “Free First Thursday Nights” programming. 

The exhibit features a “meet and greet” with over 17 Arts Unbound artists, ...

Award-Winning Children’s Book Illustrator and Painter Exhibits in Maplewood

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Gallery 103 in Maplewood is hosting an art exhibit of oil paintings by award-winning children’s book illustrator and painter, Adam Gustavson. The show, titled SWIMMERS, will be open from April 1 – April 30, 2017 with a reception on April 6 from 7-9pm.

The exhibit features Gustavson’s oil paintings of swimmers underwater, viewed from above and outside. Although ...

Hitting the High Notes, Stony Hill Players Stage 'Lend Me A Tenor' Starting Mar. 31

SUMMIT, NJ - The Cleveland Grand Opera Company's calamitous and comical search to find a replacement for accidentally-drugged, world-famous tenor Tito Merelli forms the hilarious storyline of Ken Ludwig’s “Lend Me A Tenor," which Summit's Stony Hill Players will bring to the Oakes Center stage beginning March 31.

Merelli, is invited to perform Otello by ...

TAPinto CEO Shapiro goes “One on One” with Steve Adubato

TAPinto.net CEO and Publisher Michael Shapiro appeared on “One on One” with Steve Adubato Thursday night and answered questions about the role of hyperlocal online news media.

The interview was broadcast on WNYY, NJTV and WNET. Adubato closed by saying that “Michael Shapiro, he is on the cutting edge of media.“

Shapiro answered a wide-range of questions about ...

Second Annual SOMA Film Festival This Weekend, March 9 to March 12

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The second annual SOMA Film Festival, with co-producer South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC), begins Thursday night with a party at SOPAC in the Loft, and continues with film screenings all weekend long.

The main theater at SOPAC will feature award winning and innovative short and feature length films from around America and the world on Friday night, ...

Millburn Junior's Documentary Short a Finalist in Young Filmakers Track at SOMA Film Fest

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Millburn High School’s Ariel Riseman has made a name for herself during her three-year residence in Millburn-Short Hills. The Junior is well known for her cinematic work within the school, however word of Riseman’s talent behind the camera is spreading well beyond Millburn. 

Riseman will represent Millburn in the South Orange-Maplewood Film Festival this ...

Millburn High School Senior to be Honored at SOMA Film Festival

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The second annual South Orange-Maplewood Film Festival promises to screen highly regarded, entertaining, and innovative films from local, domestic, international, and student filmmakers. The global entries will include Millburn High School's, Brendan Weissman.

Weissman, a Senior, chose to look beyond MHS to display his work.

"I definitely wanted to find other film ...

In Westfield, NJ Festival Orchestra Updates ‘La Traviata’

WESTFIELD, NJ — The New Jersey Festival Orchestra performed a modern version of Verdi’s classic masterpiece “La Traviata” on Saturday evening in Westfield. The NJFO’s performace of the opera, which originally debuted in 1853, featured iPhones, MacBooks and one bright blue wig.  

Starring soprano Jessica Sandige and tenor Cody Austin, “La ...

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