Arts & Entertainment

January 19, 2019

SHORT HILLS, NJ - Singapore-born American conductor, George Mathew, founder and Artistic Director of Music for Life International, has emerged as one of the leading forces in the classical music world bringing symphonic music to focus on global humanitarian issues and crises at the beginning of the ...

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NEW YORK – Music for Life International continues its decade-long tradition of global humanitarian concerts with Beethoven for The Rohingya, a benefit concert featuring Beethoven’s monumental Ninth Symphony, presented in the Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stageat Carnegie Hallon Monday, January 28, ...

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LONG VALLEY, NJ – Meadowbrook Country Day Camp is inviting all prospective camp families to attend one of two upcoming Open House events, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Sunday, Jan. 13 or Saturday, Feb. 2, on site at 73 East Valley Brook Road, in Long Valley. The camp directors and leadership team ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Music for Life International will present Beethoven For The Rohingya, a humanitarian concert of Beethoven’s monumental Ninth Symphony at 8 PM Monday, January 28, 2019 in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall in New York City. The concert will also include the moving and ...

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  MILLBURN, NJ -  Broadway’s best will come together for the holidays to support the second annual Broadway Beats Hunger performance at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey on December 10 at 7 p.m. All proceeds raised will go directly to Summit Medical Group Foundation and Community ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - Music for Life International and Christ Church in Short Hills present An Afternoon of Chamber Music for The Rohingya Refugees  at 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 9th, 2018. This concert will be a prelude event to a major humanitarian concert at Carnegie Hall on January 28, 2019 ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Music Department of Millburn High School proudly presents its annual Winter Chorus and Orchestra Concert on Wednesday, December 12 at 7:30 P.M. in the high school auditorium. This concert is free and open to the public. Ensembles are under the direction of Ms. Flora Yousefi, ...

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BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Pingry School's drama and music departments, which include Short Hills residents, performed "Peter and the Starcatcher" in November. The play is a pirate story that explores the events before a young, nameless orphan becomes Peter Pan. In the photo are: (Front Row) ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Due to anticipated inclement weather this afternoon, the Winter Walk is postponed to Sunday, Nov. 25 @ 4:00 p.m.  

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CHATHAM, NJ - The Chatham Community Band will perform its 15th Annual Family Holiday Concert in the newly renovated auditorium at the Chatham High School at 255 Lafayette Ave. on Saturday Dec. 1 at 4 p.m.   The band, under the direction of Brian Conti, will perform music for Christmas and ...

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The Mood Swings are seven women from the Millburn/Short Hills area who formed a classic rock band in 2005 and have played together ever since.  They cover classic favorites from The Beatles, Fleetwood Mac, and Creedence Clearwater Revival, as well as 80’s hits from The Bangles, B-52’s, and The Go ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Approximately 60 art lovers attended the Art Advisory Committee’s Landmarks 20th Anniversary show on Saturday October 13 at the Millburn Free Public Library. Held in the Library Gallery, many of the artists were on hand for the occasion.  The afternoon event also featured light ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The Kidoolo Play Club Halloween Day Party will elevate the traditional Halloween party experience to epic Spook-tacular proportions. On Sunday, October 14th, our Halloween Party will not only feature costumes and candy, but will also include special Halloween-themed laser tag, the ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Brooklyn artist Theodore Sefcik's exhibit Reason Given is currently on display at the One River School of Art + Design. Originally from Millburn and a graduate of Millburn High School, Sefcik is an artist as well as a graphic designer. Sefcik is known for his enigmatic ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Filming for “Joker,” a movie that tells the backstory of the popular Batman villain, is coming to Newark in about a week. Crews will be on hand from Oct. 13 to 16, and a number of road closures and parking restrictions are expected around Downtown during that time. The movie is ...

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MILLBURN, NJ – The Education Foundation of Millburn/Short Hills canvassed Taylor Park in Millburn with tents, tables, stages, bouncy houses and food vendors to launch ROCKTOBERFEST 2018, a music festival fundraiser in its third year.  The all-day festival drew thousands to downtown Millburn from ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - HomeTowne Television®, a nonprofit television channel based in Summit has received two grants from Investors Foundation that will fund a documentary detailing Paper Mill Playhouse's 'Theater for Everyone' program and underwrite the production of a television program that showcases the ...

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NEW YORK CITY - Before rehearsals begin for the 2018 Christmas Spectacular, the Radio City Rockettes will visit six local tri-state area libraries to engage with fans and families. One of their visits will be to the Millburn Free Public Library on Thursday, Sept. 13 at 3:30 p.m. The visits are free ...

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Ever wonder what it’s like to perform locally, nationally, and internationally all in one season? Members of the Children & Youth Choirs and Civic Chorale of New Jersey can tell you all about it! Come join in at the free open house sing-ins; on September 10th for middle and high school ...

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The Art Upstairs Gallery of the MAYO Performing Arts Center located at 100 South Street, Morristown, NJ, once again presents the original works of the Northern New Jersey art group, Partners in Paint, ends September 18, 2018.  The exhibit will feature 36 paintings in watercolor, oils, pastels, ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Short Hills Desi Club is preparing to welcome the community to their Indian Independence Day celebration on August 15. This year marks the 71st anniversary of Indian Independence from Britain becoming a free democratic nation. The Desi Club is excited to welcome not ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - There is a bright new fixture in Taylor Park for the entire community to share.  The Friends of the Millburn Library (FML) installed a Little Free Library (LFL) to spread a love of reading and books. The library contains a wide range of books: adult fiction, non-fiction, Young ...

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BEACH HAVEN - On August 10, the inaugural LBI Summer Soiree “Boardwalk Nights” (formerly Island Gala) will take  to the breathtaking Sea Shell Resort & Beach Club on Friday, August 10 to benefit David's Dream & Believe Cancer Foundation. The LBI Summer Soiree is brought to you by key ...

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MILLURN, NJ - The Millburn Towsnhip Police Department is sponsoring National Night Out on Tuesday, August 7. An evening full of food, games and entertainment await community members from 6:00-9:00 pm at Taylor Park.  The event will include live music, face painting, and a bouncy house for kids.

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MILLBURN, NJ - After residents were singing in the rain at the last Millburn Short Hills Summer Concert Series in the Park to 'Jersey Sound' on Sunday, July 22 the weather outlook is much brighter for this weekend's final summer concert.  The 'British Invasion Years' will rock Taylor Park on ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - A search of the directories at the Millburn-Short Hills Historical Society museum tells us that Kings Super Markets has been part of the fabric of life of Millburn-Short Hills since the 1930s. The first Millburn location for Kings seems to have been 351 Millburn Ave., the site now ...

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ESSEX COUNTY AREA, NJ — On New Jersey Family’s recently published “Ultimate Bucket List,” the second annual list of not-to-miss places in New Jersey, six Essex County attractions were among those selected as bucket list destinations. New Jersey Family asked its readers to vote for their favorite ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The Friends of the Millburn Library, the fundraising organization formed to support the mission and goals of the library has donated and distributed over 500 books in just over a year. The Friends deliver the books to educational and charitable organizations in the surrounding areas ...

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NEWARK, NJ - Three days filled with celebrity guests and showcases from both local and international filmmakers are coming to the city in September. The third annual Newark International Film Festival will return Sept. 6 and run through Sept. 9, 2018. The festival has grown each year since it ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - When Maplewood resident Julie Burstein scrolled on Facebook and glimpsed an illustration of hands grasping across a barbed-wire fence, a gut feeling urged her to share it. “Where are the children?” the image asks. The looming question surrounding children currently separated at the ...

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