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February 29, 2020

SUMMIT - The Summit Symphony Orchestra continues its 2019-20 season on with a performance entitled 'Rolling Down the River' on March 15, beginning at 2 p.m., at Summit High School. The concert will include music by Smetana, Castellanos and Schumann. Admission to all Summit Symphony concerts is ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - 'The Diary of Anne Frank', an enduring tale of hope that captures the claustrophobic realities of eight people hiding from the Nazis in a concealed storage attic in war-torn Amsterdam, will be staged at The Summit Playhouse beginning February 28. Anne Frank’s daily existence – her ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre will stage the New Jersey Premiere of 'Be Here Now' by Deborah Zoe Laufer beginning February 20 through March 8. First produced in 2018, the comedy has since been performed at venues throughout the country. Surrounded by painfully cheerful co-workers, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Afternoon Music Concert Series at Summit's Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation will welcome noted tenor Rufus Müller and pianist Kayo Iwama on January 26, beginning at 4 p.m. The pair of noted musicians will perform songs by 19th and 20th century composers -- including ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Showcasing 'Masters of the Orchestra', the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra (NJIO) will stage a free winter concert February 23, beginning at 3 p.m., at Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School. The performance will feature performances from all three of NJIO’s orchestral ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Music Parents Association's 48th Annual 'Big Band Dance' will take place February 7, from 7 - 11 p.m., at the Grand Summit Hotel. Headlined by the Summit High School Big Band, under the direction of Alex Bocchino, the event features a get-on-the-dance floor soundtrack ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Transporting audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus, Pebble Players will stage 'Seussical, Jr.' beginning January 17 at The Oakes Center. The Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant, who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people called the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Renaissance Church in Summit will present multiple performances of its acclaimed Christmas concert -- entitled 'Renaissance Church Presents Christmas at the Summit Opera House' -- December 13-15, with 7:30 p.m. performances on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and 3:30 p.m. performances on ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The extraordinary song stylings of jazz vocalist Cyrille Aimée will be served up with ice-cold vodka and crispy, fried latkes when Reeves-Reed Arboretum hosts a special concert evening on Saturday, December 7, beginning at 7 p.m., Reeves-Reed Arboretum welcomes back the extraordinary ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A closer look at a list of things that The Carpenters, Jackie Gleason and Kathie Lee Gifford have in common reveals that each hosted a Holiday Variety Show, a format that was a longstanding broadcast staple of holiday seasons gone by but which has now become just a fond ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Based on the 1985 cult classic film and the iconic board game, the Summit High School Theatre Arts Department will stage the comical whodunnit 'Clue' on November 14-16 in the school's Auditorium. Performances will begin at 7:30 p.m. each evening. A group of oddballs named Scarlet, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Symphony Orchestra will begin its 2019-20 season by celebrating both 81 years of providing Summit free concerts and -- a little early -- Ludvig Von Beethoven's 250th birthday on November 3, beginning at 2 p.m., at Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School. Admission to all ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - What has Nora been up to since she slammed the door? In the final scene of Ibsen’s 1879 ground-breaking masterwork, Nora Helmer makes the shocking decision to leave her husband and children and begin a life on her own. 'A Doll’s House, Part 2' dares to wonder what Ibsen’s Nora has ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The venue has changed but the opportunity to see many of the best and brightest Summit middle and high school performers remains the same, as the Summit Performing Arts Resource Committee (SPARC) has announced that 'SPARC’ling Evening of Song' -- its largest fundraiser of the year -- ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre is set to serve up an evening of improv comedy featuring its house team, bubbed 'The Flip Side', on October 26 at 8 p.m. On the Oakes Center stage in Summit, a new incarnation of their improv team, featuring Clark Carmichael, Laura Ekstrand, Noreen ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The first 'Afternoon Music' concert of the 2019-20 season will feature a performance from acclaimed jazz pianist and composer Renee Rosnes on October 27, beginning at 4 p.m., at Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit. Rosnes will be backed by fellow New Jersey resident ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A mother. A daughter. Three possible fathers. Toss in a trip down the aisle and, before one can say 'Mamma Mia!', audiences will be singing and dancing along to the family-friendly musical based on -- and featuring -- the music of ABBA. Summit's Pebble Players will open ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Once again proving that stars shine brightest at night, the Summit Performing Arts Resource Committee (SPARC) will host a SPARC’ling Evening of Song -- its largest fundraiser of the year -- on Friday, November 1, from 7:30 - 10:30 p.m., at the Elks Club in Summit. The casual night ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Celebrating its 25th year of presenting -- with humor and heart -- stories that reflect on the shared experience of being human, Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre has announced its 2019-20 season, a slate of productions with an overall theme of: “Life is too important to be taken ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - They may be right. They may be crazy, but residents of the Hilltop City have spoken, voting to select the band 52nd Street to headline the music stage at Summit's upcoming 'Arts + Cars' event September 15. Summit Downtown, Inc. polled the public to see which cover band they would ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Attention all beauty school dropouts who born to hand jive: The Hilltop City's summer nights are about to get decidedly more slick as The Summit Playhouse will present the classic American musical 'Grease', with performances set for July 26, 27, August 2 and 3 at 7:30 p.m. and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Alliance Repertory Theatre in Summit will stage eight, short comedy plays for three nights only in what's being billed as the 'Comedy Café'. Performances are July 19 and 20 at 8 p.m., and July 21 at 5 p.m. Plays to be performed include: Jason & Madea with the Marriage ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - A journey through 50 years of music is the theme as the City's Department of Community Programs hosts the 2019 Hot Summer Nights Concert Series. Hopscotching around from the 80s, to the 90s, then back to the 70s before visiting the Woodstock Era and finishing with a Jersey Shore ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Free Public Library’s sixth season of Shakespeare on the Green will feature 'The Shrewd Mechanicals' performing Verily, Madly Thine, a medley of The Bard of Avon’s plays, mixed with a few contemporary authors whose work has been inspired by Shakespeare. The event will take ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Prominent Properties Sotheby's International Realty's Summit regional office is bringing the second in the series of INKUBATE site-specific dance performances to Reeves-Reed Arboretum on July 10, with grounds opening at 6 p.m. and the performance set for 7 - 8 p.m. Attendees are ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre will present a series of monologue performances, featuring actors delivering solo readings that introduce the audience to highly-personal works in an intimate setting. The 'Monologues at MONDO' series begins July 11 and continues Thursday through August ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Barbara Martinez Group will perform a flamenco jazz fusion concert in Summit June 22, beginning at 8 p.m. Vocalist and dancer Martinez will be joined on stage by guitarist Adrián Alvarado and percussionist Engin Kaan Gunaydin. Born in Venezuela, Martinez grew up in New York City ...

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