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October 13, 2018

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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SUMMIT, NJ - A concert by beatbox artist Steven Cantor, aka HeaveN Beatbox, and three INKUBATE collaborative dance performances highlight Reeves-Reed Arboretum's 'Sounds of a Summer Night' summer series. Beatboxing or b-boxing is an form of vocal percussion using one’s mouth, lips, tongue, to ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Its time to get bopping in the Hilltop City. 'Summit Street Sounds', featuring live music at several outdoor locations, is coming to Downtown Summit. Hosted by Summit Downtown, Inc. (SDI). 'Summit Street Sounds' will take place every Thursday night in June, beginning June 7, in the ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - The New Jersey Youth Symphony (NJYS) will present two spring concerts May 20 -- at both 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. -- at Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School. The event will feature musical performances by Flute Choir, Junior Strings, Prep Strings, and Sinfonia in the afternoon and ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Caught between 'rock' and sweet place, the St. John's Summit Concert Series will present "Sweet Honey in the Rock" as its final act of the 2017-18 season June 2, beginning at 7 p.m. The three-time Grammy-Award nominated ensemble is an all-African American female a capella group known ...

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SUMMIT, NJ -- The New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra will bring concertgoers back to a simpler time with their concert, “The Spirit of 1850,” on Sunday, May 6 at the Lawton C. Johnson Summit Middle School. The performance will begin at 3 p.m., and will feature performances from all three of ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The American classic "To Kill a Mockingbird," based on Harper Lee's 1960 novel, will take the local stage in performances beginning May 4 at The Summit Playhouse. In addition to opening night, performance dates are May 5, 11-12, and 18-19 at 8 p.m. each evening and matinee performances ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The community is invited to a free concert -- "The Call of Music" -- on May 5, beginning at 7:30 p.m., at Summit's Central Presbyterian Church. Presented by the Continuo Arts Foundation, "The Call of Music” will feature Foundation ensembles including the Children and Youth Choirs of ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Symphony Orchestra's Young Artist Competition winners for 2018 will perform with the Orchestra in a free concert on May 20, beginning at 2 p.m., at Summit High School. The three talented musicians are: Susanna Bobbs, 15 (Washington Township) is the youngest of eight ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Marimba virtuoso Makoto Nakura, joined by guest artist Mitchell Vines, will perform in an Afternoon Music concert April 29 at Beacon Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Summit. The concert, with Vines on piano, will begin at 4 p.m. and includes work by Bach, Philip Lasser, ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - Alliance Repertory Theatre Company will present the New Jersey premiere of “Filming O’Keeffe” by Eric Lane, a funny and heartfelt story of family and remembrance, beginning May 4 and continuing through May 19 at MONDO. Max is a bright, articulate 17-year-old who embarks on a high ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - The 'Coco Quartet', comprised of three member of the acclaimed 'Cocomama Band' plus a special guest artist, will deliver an evening of Latin Jazz April 14, beginning at 8 p.m. The 'Coco Quartet' brings their hot salsa / jazz fusion sounds through 'Cocomamas' members including the ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - 12 choirs, 100 ringers, and 1,300 bells can mean just one thing -- the St. John’s Lutheran Church's Handbell Festival is set to take place in the Hiltop City. The third annual edition will take place Sunday afternoon, April 29 at 4:30 p.m. The choirs will gather and separate into ...

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SUMMIT, NJ – Members of the public are invited to a free concert -- featuring producer and soloist Mark Watson and composer, conductor and pianist Seth Weinstein -- on April 4, beginning at 2 p.m., at SAGE Eldercare in Summit. The performance for SAGE's Spend-A-Day clients and all that attend, ...

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