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Montclair Women's Club Presents "Speak Easy Montclair," a Storytelling Event, Dec. 10

December 10, 2017

MONTCLAIR, NJ-- On Sunday Dec. 10, the Montclair Women's Club presents "Speak Easy Montclair," a storytelling event featuring six local women. The narratives, based on the format popularized by the Moth and similar story-telling events, all involve real-life moments -- some funny, some poignant.

 

The event starts at 1:30 PM at the clubhouse, 82 Union Street.

29th Annual Kwanzaa Celebration to Take Place at MPL, Dec. 17

MONTCLAIR, NJ - The 29th Annual Kwanzaa Celebration will take place at the Montclair Public Library on Sunday, December 17.

There will be a special celebration from Mama Yaa of Pyramid Dance Company.  Guests will also be entertained by African dance and drumming as well as facepainting by Chet Wellborn.

Chef Abraham Dickerson will provide food samples for all ...

MONTCLAIR FILM: TAYLOR MAC TO PERFORM “A 24-DECADE HISTORY OF POPULAR MUSIC,” MAY 4 

December 4, 2017, MONTCLAIR, NJ—Montclair Film today announced that it has partnered with Pomegranate Arts to present 2017 MacArthur Fellow and Pulitzer Prize finalist Taylor Mac’s “A 24-Decade History of Popular Music (Abridged)” at the 2018 Montclair Film Festival. Proceeds from this performance art concert—May 4, 2018, 7:30pm, at ...

Stephen Colbert & Samantha Bee Bring Laughter to Thousands at Sold Out Event

NEWARK, NJ - Stephen Colbert, host of The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, hosted a lively on stage tete’ a’ tete’ with Samantha Bee, host of Full Frontal. The private conversation also included a sold out crowd of
art supporters.

Entitled ‘Sad! A Happy Evening with Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee,’ this was the 7th annual fundraiser for Montclair ...

Montclair Tree Lighting Ceremony Draws Festive Crowd

MONTCLAIR, NJ - Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas, everywhere you go. Such was the case, as over an estimated 1300 residents and friends of the Township of Montclair gathered for the annual tree lighting ceremony on Friday.

After the tree lighting, attendees were encouraged to watch the arrival of Mr. and Mrs. Claus.

Joann Smalls of Montclair Center ...

THE FINAL INSTALLMENT OF CHOREOGRAPHER CAMILLE A. BROWN’S TRILOGY ABOUT CULTURE, RACE, AND IDENTITY, FEBRUARY 1-4, 2018

 

MONTCLAR, NJ - Peak Performances continues its acclaimed 2017-2018 season of works by women with ink, from award-winning choreographer and TED Fellow Camille A. Brown, February 1-4, 2018, at the Alexander Kasser Theater at Montclair State University.

Performed by Camille A. Brown & Dancers, ink, co-commissioned by Peak Performances and developed in ...

Verona's Fair in the Square is Saturday

VERONA, NJ - Verona's Annual Fair in the Square will be held this Saturday and as of right now Mother Nature appears to be cooperating with a forecast of cloudy skies and a high of 47 degrees. 

The Fair will feature more than 80 different vendors with handmade items and plenty of activities for the kids including a bounce house and mechanical snowboard, circus performers, and live ...

Montclair Township: Tree Lighting This Friday, Dec 1 on Church Street 

MONTCLAIR, NJ - This Friday, Dec. 1, celebrate the holiday tree lighting on Church Street in Downtown Montclair starting at 5:30 pm and continuing through 8 pm.  

The evening’s festivities will feature musical performances, roving carolers, family activities, s’more making and a visit from Santa.  The event is free.

The evening will begin ...

CycleBar Montclair to Help Host Holiday Toy Drive for Local Children in Need This Weekend

 

MONTCLAIR, NJ - CycleBar Studio will offer complimentary rides, raffles and giveaways to benefit nonprofit organization Family Connections NJ on Saturday, December 2 from 12pm – 6pm. 

CycleBar Montclair, a new concept in premium indoor cycling that offers a high-energy workout in a concert-like atmosphere, is hosting a toy drive this weekend, as part of ...

Curtain Goes Up on Paper Mill Playhouse Production of Annie

MILLBURN, NJ - The curtain officially went up for Annie, the world’s best-loved family musical, at the Paper Mill Playhouse just in time for the holidays. Following performances earlier in the week, the opening night performance kicked off on Sunday evening at 7:00 pm and the show will run through December 31. The cast is full of theatrical heavyweights, including a ...

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Shanghai String Quartet Gives Master Class at the New Jersey Youth Symphony January 14

December 17, 2017

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ —The New Jersey Youth Symphony (NJYS) presents a master class featuring the Shanghai String Quartet on Sunday, January 14 from 4:30-6:00 p.m. at 570 Central Avenue in New Providence. The master class is free and open to the public.

Three ensembles from the NJYS Chamber Music Program will perform for the master class. Clare Nowik, violin; Ella Chang, violin; and ...