Arts & Entertainment

May 30, 2020

MILLBURN, NJ — This week, two Millburn High School seniors were recognized by the Scholastic Art and Writing Competition for their outstanding achievement in visual art. Gabrielle Stoller has won a Scholastic National Silver Award in Sculpture, and Kate Lama has received a Scholastic National ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Millburn High School’s fall drama, "She Kills Monsters" recently received a Foxy Award for Outstanding Achievement in Stage Combat during the Montclair State University’s Theatre Night Awards, dedicated to honoring excellence in both middle and high school plays. "She Kills ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — In an announcement on their website, the Millburn-Short Hills Art Advisory committee posted their annual list of 2020 Art scholarship awards winners. The scholarship, which is now in its 15th year, is put on by the committee, and honors outstanding Millburn High School Senior and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - COVID-19 has necessitated mass social distancing orders, keeping people confined to their homes in order to slow the spread of the spread of the virus as much as possible. Consequently, the country’s busiest cities have emptied out, becoming effective ghost towns. This includes the ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Navigating life can be tough at any age, but adolescence is especially tricky. That adolescence is the backdrop for this year's spring musical at Millburn Middle School, "13". The story follows main character Evan Goldman, as he grapples with his upcoming bar Mitzvah, his parents ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — In the later half of last week, students gathered in the Millburn Innovative Learning Lab (MILL), for an annual tradition that recognizes the best of the best for in-school filmography. Millburn faculty members Gabriel Rhodes and Ellen Krueger came together for the awards, which ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — With a flourish and a snip of blue ribbon, the Paper Mill Playhouse took one of its most major steps to date, as theater officials and trustees were on hand alongside Millburn Township Officials for the ribbon cutting ceremony at the playhouse's new 2,500-square-foot secondary ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Jacob Updyke, a junior at Millburn High School has known for a long time that he wants to be in animation as a career. But in the past year, that dream has come much closer to realization, as Updyke has found himself winning accolade after accolade for "You Reap What You Sow," ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — Millburn High School’s spring musical, Footloose, premiered on Friday, Feb 28. The show follows the life of high school senior, Ren McCormack. After his father leaves the family, Ren and his mother, move from Chicago to the small, conservative town of Bomont. In Bomont, minister ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — In just a few short weeks, the Paper Mill Playhouse will take a major step forward in its downtown presence with the opening of its new rehearsal space at 20 Main St. In a story first broken by BroadwayWorld.com, the announcement was made that the space would be opening soon. the ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — It is egregiously cold outside now, but in just a few short months, Millburn residents will be rocking along to the return of the free Summer Concert Series in Taylor Park. The fun gets started on Sunday, June 21, when Street Hassle takes the stage. The rain date for their ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — In a press release sent out by the school district, Millburn Public Schools announced that art students in the district won 52 awards in this year's Northern NJ Regional Scholastic Art competition. According to the release, the Scholastic Art and Writing competition is ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - On Thursday night, Millburn High Band members performed in their annual Winter concert. Students in band groups performed the pieces they have been rehearsing since the beginning of the school year. Band conductors Mindy Scheierman and Matthew Spatz, who have both taught at ...

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MILLBURN, NJ — On Thursday night, Millburn High School Chorus and Orchestra members performed in their annual Winter concert. Students in Chorus and Orchestra groups performed the pieces they began rehearsing at the start of the school year in September. Since the summer, music teachers worked ...

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Festival choristers, soloists and orchestra from Christ Church, Community Congregational Church, St. Stephen's Episcopal Church and Temple B'Nai Jeshurun will perform a special holiday concert featuring George Frideric Handel's Messiah (Part 1) on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.. The ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Yesterday evening, the curtain rose on Millburn High School's Fall drama, She Kills Monsters. The play follows Agnes, who is coping with the recent death of her sister, Tilly. Agnes finds out that her sister was a renowned player in the Dungeons and Dragons community. During her ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - On Nov. 15 and 16, the Millburn High School Limelight players will perform their annual fall drama. This year, the play is She Kills Monsters. The play focuses on a young woman, named Agnes, who comes to terms with her sister's death through the unlikely avenue of a dungeons and ...

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SHORT HILLS, NJ - As a late-week treat for fans of the show, Indigo bookstore hosted Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice and author Emily Liebert in a two-for-one author Q&A as well as a book signing. Giudice was there promoting her new book, Standing Strong. Liebert, who ...

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The Millburn Free Public Library is pleased to welcome art historian Janet Mandel to the library for a presentation on Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, and Vienna's Golden Age. This program will be held on Thursday, Oct 10 and Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 at 7:00pm in the library auditorium.​ Gustav Klimt ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Starting tomorrow and running through the end of the month, Millburn Library will play host to the 21st annual Millburn/Short Hills Art Advisory Committee (AAC) Landmarks Art Show. 21 years ago, MIllburn accepted the National Art and Humanities Challenge, in order to dedicate a ...

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The Millburn Free Public Library is pleased to present "The Beatles: 50 Years Later​," presented by Barry Wiesenfeld​, on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at 7:00pm.  A respected musicologist once referred to The Beatles as “one of the most transforming entities of 20th century music” and claimed that ...

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Millburn, NJ – The Grateful Ed Foundation (aka Millburn Education Foundation*) is taking their fourth annual Rocktoberfest to a new level. The community music festival and fundraiser, which takes place at Taylor Park on Saturday, September 28, is expanding in all ways with additional arts and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Saturday afternoon in Taylor Park, the culmination of months of work came together as more than twenty civic organizations, business groups and religious organizations celebrated the history and diversity of Millburn Township. Each group was part of the Millwheels Rolling into ...

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Festival to be 'a celebration of Millburn Township's rich history and incredible diversity,' says town announcement. MILLBURN, NJ - On Saturday, Sept. 7, Millburn Township will hold an event marking the culmination of a community art project months in the making that is also meant to showcase ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Their performance had already been delayed once this summer. But Jersey sound made sure that their rescheduled show would sound great. The band played classic rock from the 60s on up, in a concert that had been rescheduled from earlier in the summer due to an oppressive and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The original date was postponed, but under a warm and clear evening sky, the Teen and Family Night Concert went off in Taylor Park. The night showcased three separate acts; Soulfege A Capella, Powdered Elephants and The Parkers. Soulfege kicked off the evening with a condensed ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - The teen and family night concert that had originally been scheduled for last Thursday is taking place tonight. Head over to Taylor Park tonight from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m for music from local groups The Parkers, Powdered Elephants and Soulfege A Capella. As always, the concert ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - As a result of the excessive heat over the weekend, a second concert in the summer series has been postponed. Yesterday's Concert in Taylor Park featuring "Jersey Sound" is postponed until Thursday, Aug. 15 at 7:00 p.m. The postponement follows on the heels of the teen and ...

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MILLBURN, NJ - Due to inclement weather, the concert scheduled for July 18 in Taylor Park has been postponed. Along with the rainy weather which moved into the area, the ground in Taylor Park had become saturated. The concert has now been moved to this upcoming Thursday, July 25.

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MILBURN, NJ - One more concert will be added to the summer schedule in Taylor Park, according to a post on the Millburn Township Website. The Summer Concerts in Taylor Park series has expanded to include a Teen and Family Concert on Thursday, July 18 featuring performances from local groups The ...

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