Arts & Entertainment

May 9, 2021

PISCATAWAY, NJ — Stay tuned to HGTV this month as a home in Piscataway Township will be featured on an episode of House Hunters. Township officials made the announcement on Friday, declining to give details as part of a nondisclosure agreement with the show. However, viewers can tune in ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ  -- Kicking off just in time for the Academy Awards, Playhouse 22's newest online concert is currently streaming at Playhouse22.org.   "Playhouse 22 Goes to the Movies" is the third online concert event produced by the East Brunswick-based community theater troupe.  Presenting ...

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Save the date! May 22nd—10AM to 4PM (rain date May 23rd) The 2nd Annual Classic/Custom Car Show, a Community Outreach Event to support SOUTH PLAINFIELD’S HISTORIC DOWNTOWN DISTRICT (South Plainfield Avenue & Old Hamilton Blvd. from Front St. to Church St.) All makes and models welcome ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - A sense of normalcy is returning to the streets of Downtown Somerville. Two signature events are set to kick off Memorial Day weekend, the Friday night Cruisers and on Saturday night, the Summer Stage concert series. Hundreds of exotic, vintage, hot rod and classic ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — TAPinto Piscataway loves photos and wants to feature yours! This week’s photos are from Arjun Muthuchetty, a 5th grader at Arbor Intermediate School. Arjun used his drone camera to capture a beautiful sunset over Piscataway.  Have a photo of Piscataway to share? Send your ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Crossroads Theatre Company, which has been dedicated to creating and producing work that tells the stories of African Americans for 42 years, will celebrate the late Cicely Tyson during its annual fundraising gala. A Night with Crossroads to be held on Thursday, May 20 at 7 ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Many inspiring stories were born during the pandemic including the story of first time author and mom, Nacia Jackson of Piscataway.     Jackson’s new book, “In the Middle of a Pandemic: A Pregnancy Journey” focuses on her life as she navigates through the global pandemic while ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ -- Rebecca Walker, a Piscataway resident uses her gift with words to express how many have been feeling since the start of the pandemic, with all the changes the world has had to face in order to stay safe. A sense of sadness that has taken over for some, as they continue to ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ- The Arts Institute of Middlesex County is presenting, promoting, and supporting a multitude of arts and culture events, exhibitions, and shows throughout the month of March. The month is packed with exciting programming primarily centered around Women’s History Month. While ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — The Piscataway Library continued its annual celebration of Black history and achievement with its 2nd Annual African American Read-In on Saturday, where various residents were invited to read their favorite book or inspirational poem via a Zoom virtual presentation. The 2nd ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Join TAPinto Piscataway on Saturday, Feb. 20 as we celebrate Black History Month with the Piscataway Library. From 10:30-12:30, we will join other members of the Piscataway community as we recite a selection of poems as part of the library’s 2nd Annual African American Read-In, ...

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Valentine’s Day is widely known as the day of the year when love is celebrated, and indeed, February has been a month of romance for centuries. The St. Valentine’s Day we observe today evolved both from ancient Roman and early Christian history. There are many legends about who St. Valentine ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Young Mishka Obhan turned 10 on Wednesday, February 10th, her Golden Year Birthday. Although she wasn’t able to have a big party to mark the milestone like she wanted, neighbors waved from their front yards, and friends drove-by, honking horns to wish her a ‘Happy ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A recently-curated collection of Magic the Gathering vintage cards, one of which is valued between $20,000 and $40,000 will be sold in an online auction by Bodnar's Auction on Feb. 18 beginning at 11 a.m. All 300 cards to be sold are from the highly-desired inaugural Alpha ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ—The East Brunswick Friends of the Library will host a virtual book talk with East Brunswick native Jodi Eichler-Levine on Thursday, February 18 at 7:30 p.m. Eichler-Levine is Berman Professor of Jewish Civilization and Associate Professor of Religion Studies at Lehigh ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The show must go on at George Street Playhouse – even in the midst of the lingering COVID-19 pandemic. The theater that has been producing world-class shows for nearly half a century will be launching its 2021 streaming season with “Bad Dates,” a romantic comedy by ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - It's a very quiet Groundhog Day in the borough with a thick blanket of snow covering Milltown and much of the Garden State on February 2. Middlesex County's favorite groundhog, Milltown Mel is in quarantine, but he sent a message out through his social media pages telling his ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Say it isn't snow Mel! Milltown Mel announced via a social media post he would be doing what the rest of New Jersey residents have been doing for the past 10 plus months; quarantining. Yes, that means there will not be the usual Groundhog Day celebration in Milltown on Tuesday, ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Middlesex County has compiled this monthly Arts & Culture Guide to highlight all upcoming events related to arts, history, Rutgers Cooperative Extension, and virtual performances hosted or sponsored by Middlesex County. Stay ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — The Arts Institute of Middlesex County is presenting, promoting, and supporting a multitude of arts and culture events, exhibitions, and shows throughout the month of February. The month is packed with exciting programming primarily centered around Black History ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Forget about placing bets on whether Tom Brady will win another championship on February 7. The big bet is whether Milltown Mel will see his shadow on Tuesday. Yes, it is Groundhog Day once again and those furry forecasters are getting their game faces on for their moment in the ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — The Piscataway Public Library was one of 15 organizations statewide to receive grant funding from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities (NJCH).  The library was awarded $18,850 for 'Piscataway Stories: Our Community', a series of public programs inviting participants to ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - Young people in middle and high school are encouraged to submit short films for consideration in the Montclair Film Emerging Filmmaker Competition.  Submissions are now open for the annual Montclair Film Emerging Filmmaker Competition (EFC), a film competition open to students ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Bodnar's Auctions kicks off the 2021 Auction season with an eclectic sale of collectibles and investment quality items, including a 1978 Silver Anniversary Chevy Corvette. The two-part online sale begins 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 6, with box lots and a collection of elephant ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ — Happy New Year to everyone in Piscataway. Thank you to our loyal TAPinto readers and our advertisers, as it is your support that enables us to deliver the free, local online news and information about all the wonderful events happening in Piscataway and throughout New Jersey. If ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK – Limited from performing in front of live audiences, Playhouse 22 will be streaming “Auld Lang Song: From Our (Play)House to Yours” starting December 26.  A virtual concert featuring performers throughout New Jersey, “Auld Lang Song” will be presented on the theater’s website at ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The fourth annual Windows of Understanding public art project – an initiative that united local artists, organizations and businesses to promote compassion and awareness around social justice issues impacting local communities – will be expanded when it launches next ...

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SOMERSET, NJ - Every year Cedar Hill Prep end their first trimester and ring in the Holidays with their annual Holiday Concert. However, this year with COVID-19 and social distancing the CHP community had a tough decision whether or not to perform their Holiday Concert. But as the saying goes, the ...

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LBI REGION, NJ -  Christmas Eve brings loads of excitement for all ages, with Santa's arrival being the highlight for most. The North American Areospace Defense Command (NORAD) is a bi national cooperation partnered with the United States and Canada. Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado; ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Neither the Grinch nor COVID-19 could stop Santa Claus from making an early visit to some Piscataway neighborhoods this weekend, much to the delight of many awaiting children. Since the streets have been cleared of snow, making it difficult for the reindeer to pull his sled, ...

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