Arts & Entertainment

Plainfield's Crescent Concerts Presents 'A Baroque Festival'

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Plainfield's Crescent Concerts, a concert series that began in 1980, will hold its next performance on April 22nd.

The evening will feature the Crescent Choral Society, a volunteer choir whose membership is open to the community.  Conducted by Clifford H. Parrish and featuring an orchestra and soloists, the audience will be treated to A Baroque Festival

The evening will highlight music by Bach, Telemann and Albinoni.  General admission tickets are $20, with seniors at $15, and students at $5.

Sign Up for E-News

For more information, call 908-756-2468 or visit CrescentConcerts.org.

Crescent Avenue Presbyterian Church is located at 716 Watchung Avenue in Plainfield.  The performance begins at 7:00 pm.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Like

Sign Up for E-News

Plainfield

Plainfield and World War One

One hundred years ago on April 6, 1917, the United States formally entered World War One, the Great War, also known as "the War to end all wars.” The war’s impact on the City of Plainfield and surrounding area was huge.

Plainfield was a recruiting center, and many young men from the area joined the fight. The mode of transportation to duty assignments was by the railroad, and ...

A Bucket List Adventure Continues

It is almost a year since the accident.  It's been tough, but great friends and family have helped me through some especially hard times.  

And now I’ve been laid off.  But when life gives you lemons... since I will have some extra time on my hands, I have decided to continue to pursue the bucket list adventure that Michael and I had devised.  It will help me ...

Upcoming Events

Tue, May 23, 8:15 AM

Congregation B'nai Brith, Millburn

JBN Presents: Women's Networking in Millburn

Other

Carousel_image_abc42f2f19525ac7e930_x_marks_the_spot

Tue, May 23, 12:00 PM

South Plainfield

"X Marks the Spot" - A Connection Between 4 Towns ...

Government

Wed, May 24, 8:00 AM

Basking Ridge Country Club, Basking Ridge

Girl Scouts Heart of New Jesey's Second Annual ...

Business & Finance Education Giving Back

Union County Freeholders Vote Not to Approve Mountain Biking Trails in Watchung Reservation

May 19, 2017

ELIZABETH, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders voted not to approve mountain biking trails proposed in the Watchung Reservation Master Plan at Thursday night’s meeting. The passing of Resolution 2017-412 effectively put an end to a months-long debate by county residents about the merits and hazards of creating mountain biking trails in the Watchung ...

Ticket Agent for NJ Transit Charged with Official Misconduct, Theft, and Forgery

May 23, 2017

NEWARK, NJ  – John A. Davey, 49, of East Brunswick has been arrested and charged with official misconduct, theft and forgery according to  an announcement released today by Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and New Jersey Transit Police Chief Christopher Trucillo.

A NJ TRANSIT ticket agent for 29 years, it is alleged that Davey was forging rail tickets and ...

Assembly Democratic Bill to Promote Equal Pay for Women Approved by Assembly

May 22, 2017

Bill Sponsored by Downey, Lampitt, Schaer, Houghtaling, Benson, Singleton, Muoio & DeAngelo

TRENTON, NJ - May 22, 2017 - Legislation sponsored by Assembly Democrats Joann Downey, Pamela Lampitt, Gary Schaer, Eric Houghtaling, Dan Benson, Troy Singleton, Elizabeth Maher Muoio and Wayne DeAngelo to promote equal pay for women was approved Monday by the full Assembly.

Currently, in the ...

Plainfield's Swain Galleries Offers Unique Spring Gifts

PLAINFIELD, NJ - Swain Galleries, located in the heart of Plainfield, is fully stocked with new and exciting gift items just in time for Mother's Day, end of the school year's Teacher Appreciation Day, and Graduation, too.

On a recent visit, I found the most magical gift, a miniature display of a garden shed, complete with tools and gardening accessories made from tissue and ...

Together: A Journey for Survival by Ann S. Arnold

Together: A Journey for Survival by Ann S. Arnold (Avalerion Books, 20160)

 

At the March meeting of the New Jersey Commission on the Holocaust, Mark Schonwetter, a survivor of the horrors of the 1930s and 40s, and his daughter, Ann S. Arnold, introduced the Commission to Ann's publication of her father's story, Together: A Journey for Survival. Arnold explained that she wanted ...

Merchant of Venice Makes Memorable Opener at Shakespeare Theatre

MADISON, NJ – “The Merchant of Venice” has plenty to say about prejudice, suspision, money and cruelty.

Yet it has redeeming features as well, with Portia’s “quality of mercy” speech and Shylock’s insistence that Jews are individuals with feelings, thoughts and emotions as much as any other man or woman.  

Director Robert Cuccioli has gathered ...