Summit LIVE

December 9, 2018

SUMMIT, NJ - Garden State folksinger Andy Roth has partnered with Nashville-based fiddler Sage Snider for a concert tour to spread the message of 'Better Angels', a not-for-profit organization that is working to overcome the nation’s current 'red / blue' political divide through respectful civic ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - International jazz vocalist Cyrille Aimée -- joined for the evening by Hila Kulik, Israeli-born jazz pianist and composer -- will perform at Summit's Reeves-Reed Arboretum on December 8, beginning at 7 p.m. Immediately following the concert, the Arboretum will offer a tasting of ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre Company's holiday tradition of making fun -- all in good fun -- of those legendary old-fashioned, festive season variety shows continues when they perform 'A Very Special (Holiday) Special' on Saturday, December 8, at 8 p.m. The affectionate send-up of ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - 'The Good Father' by Christian O’Reilly, described a voyage of discovery mapped by identifiable and unmistakably human emotions, will return to Summit in a special two-night run December 14 and 15, the performances staged as a fundraiser for and by Alliance Repertory Theatre. At ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The all-male, corduroy-wearing a cappella group 'The Dartmouth Cords' will perform a special holiday concert November 27, beginning at 7:30 p.m.,  at Central Presbyterian Church in Summit. Founded in 1996, The Dartmouth Cords is one of Dartmouth College’s premier all-male a cappella ...

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SUMMIT, NJ -Six-time series performer and West Orange Resident Bill Charlap will return to the Afternoon Music Concert stage with a solo show November 18, beginning at 4 p.m., at the Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit. The audience is invited to meet the renowned jazz pianist at a ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre will showcase songs inspired by great American states and cities in 'A Musical State of Mind', which takes the stage November 9 - 11. The cabaret of songs may just include James Taylor's “Carolina in My Mind,” “New York, New York,” “Moonlight in ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Alliance Repertory Theatre Company will perform 'The Way We Get By', Neil LaBute's comedy about lust, life, and love, in Summit through November 17.  Directed by Michael Driscoll, 'The Way We Get By' tells the story of Beth (Lilli Marques) and Doug (Jeff Ronan). Both attractive, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Based on Elizabeth Von Arnim’s 1920's novel, the Summit Playhouse will perform 'Enchanted April', a gentle and romantic comedy of manners that offers to its characters, and viewers, a necessary balm of sunshine and renewal. 'Enchanted April' by Matthew Barber will be staged November ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Celebrating 80 years of free concerts in the Hilltop City, the Summit Symphony Orchestra begins its 2018-19 season with a free performance entitled 'Greetings from Vienna' on Sunday, November 11, beginning at 2 p.m., at Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School. The concert will ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A costume contest, putting audience members in the running for a role in one of the zany Improv games, along with a post-show Halloween reception will be part of a so-funny-it's-scary edition of Dreamcatcher's Multiple Personality Disorder, an evening of improv comedy featuring its ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Entertaining audiences with refined Off-Broadway-quality performances for nearly a decade, Summit's Pebble Players will open 2018 Season opens with 'Heathers, The Musical High School Edition' beginning November 9 at The Oakes Center. ​Directed by Jayne Myers and choreographed by ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - 'The Loose Canons', a New Jersey-based ensemble comprised of nine singers and three musical accompanists, will perform an evening of pure musical fun November 3, beginning at 7 p.m., at Temple Sinai in Summit  'The Loose Canons' will offer up songs from their original, funny and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Saxophonist Julio Botti will perform a CD release concert of his new 'Tango Blues' recording October 27 in Summit, beginning at 8 p.m. The two-time Latin GRAMMY-nominated Botti will be joined by a quartet of talented New York City jazz scene musicians including guitarist Andrew Baird, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A unique performance mix of classic jazz blended with a bit of funny marital banter will be featured when Stephanie Trick and Paolo Alderighi take the stage October 27, at Congregation Ohr Shalom, beginning at 7:30 p.m. St. Louis-born pianist Trick met Alderighi, one of Italy’s ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Veteran comedian Mike Gaffney.  a 'Last Comic Standing' semifinalist whose appearances also include performances on The Artie Lange Show and Gotham Comedy Live, will headline a benefit for the Thomas I. Glasser Memorial Scholarship Fund on October 6, from 7:30 - 11 p.m., at the Knights ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Emedin Rivera’s 'Tropical Turbulence Quintet' will perform a special Latin Jazz & World Music fusion CD release concert in Summit September 22, beginning at 8:p.m.. A five-time Emmy Award winning percussionist, Rivera has a unique and creative ability to incorporate and blend his ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – Its title a nod to the "Uncertainty Principle" founder and German physicist of the same name, English playwright Simon Stephens' "Heisenberg" explores the events, alternatives and choices that combine -- and often collide -- to shape peoples' lives. The story is told through a ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A performance by Orquesta La Caribeña is the centerpiece of 'A Night in the Tropics', a free public concert and dance event August 23, from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m., on Summit's Village Green. Orquesta La Caribeña is an 11-piece orchestra playing global Latin music. Dance demonstrations ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre will present a bonus 'Meet the Artist' new play reading when it performs David Lee White's play '"Fixed" on August 15, beginning at 7 p.m., at the Oakes Center. The new play reading series is a chance for the audience to participate in the development of ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Steven Cantor, aka HeaveN BEATBOX, a one-person, tour de force vocal band, will present an exhilarating performance of vocal percussion when he closes out the Reeves Reed Arboretum's 2018 'Sounds of a Summer Night' concert series August 8, beginning at 7 ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Playhouse will present the classic American musical "Bye Bye Birdie" July 27 - August 5. Based on a book by Michael Stewart, lyrics by Lee Adams and music by Charles Strouse, performances of "Bye Bye Birdie" will take place July 27, 28, August 3 and 4 at 7:30 p.m., and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Playhouse will present the children's musical "A Year With Frog and Toad" July 13-15. Performances will be staged on Friday, July 13 and Saturday, July 14 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15 at 2 p.m.  ​ Based on Arnold Lobel's well-loved books, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The annual tradition of summit outdoor concerts and family friendly films continues as the City of Summit will once again host its "Hot Summer Nights' concert "Screen on the Green" movie series starting July 10 and continuing though Agust 14. The 2018 'Hot Summer Nights Concert ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre's 'Monologues' series -- where actors perform solo works as readings -- continues on Thursday nights in July through the 26th of the month/ Performances begin at 8 p.m. at MONDO. Created to provides audiences with an opportunity for casual ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - GRAMMY Award-winning A cappella vocalists Chanticleer close out the St. John’s Summit Concert Series’ fourth season on July 28 at 8 p.m. -- a performance that was not part of the original schedule for the season and has been billed as a surprise encore. Celebrating 40 years this ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Bossa Brasil Quartet will perform in a special live video recording concert event July 14 at 8 p.m., with accomplished Brazilian jazz drummer Mauricio de Souza joined by Andrew Beals (alto sax), Bob Rodriguez (piano), Charlie Dougherty (bass) and Maurício de Souza ...

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SUMMIT, NJ  – Alliance Repertory Theatre Company will present the New Jersey premiere of Christian O'Reilly's emotional roller coaster "The Good Father," beginning July 13 at MONDO. At Rachel’s New Year's Eve party, most of the guests are in the kitchen admiring photos of their babies. In the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A trio of mainstage productions, including two New Jersey premieres and one world premiere, will be brought to the Oakes Center stage -- in addition to improvisational comedy, a cabaret, new play readings, a holiday variety show and many programs for seniors and students -- as part ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - When the first two concerts of the outdoor series feature The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra (NJSO) and a Led Zeppelin tribute band, concertgoers know that they are in for an eclectic summer of live music. Indeed, the NJSO will lead off Union County’s 57th annual Summer Arts ...

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