Monday, May 20, 2013
Mike Altmann, teacher at Edison Intermediate School, is On Stage Theater Camp's owner and senior show director.
Preparing to embark on it's 6th season, On Stage Theater Camp (formerly known as The Theater Camp of New Jersey) offers opportunities for campers, ranging in ages 5-17, to receive a complete education in the field of performing arts, while preparing for a professional stage production at the end of the four week session. With workshops exercising skills in all aspects of theater, On Stage fosters an environment that inspires creativity, as well as nurtures individual talents and artistic strengths. Whether it's acting, dancing, singing or set design and construction, each camper is promised an experience that will only enhance their love and passion for the performing arts. The summer session begins on July 1, 2013 and runs through July …
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Acclaimed Director of 'Gettysburg' and 'Gods and Generals' intimate exploration of the impact of war on family and community.
The following is a press release from Digiplex Destinations: Digital Cinema Destinations Corp. (NASDAQ CM: DCIN) announces that the Digiplex Rialto Theater in Westfield will host a special pre-release screening of Director Ron Maxwell’s new film Copperhead at 7:30 PM on May 21, 2013. This special presentation will be the New Jersey Premiere of the movie which opens in theaters across the country a week later on June 28.Copperhead’s cast includes Billy Campbell (The Rocketeer, Killing Lincoln), Angus Macfadyen (Braveheart, Saw III) and Peter Fonda (Easy Rider, Ulee’s Gold). Local Civil War re-enactors are encouraged to attend the screening in uniform. Ron Maxwell will be at the theater in person to conduct a question and answer session with…
Saturday, May 18, 2013
The following are the films and showtimes for Saturday, May 18.
Digiplex Rialto: Digiplex Cranford:
Monday, May 13, 2013
A sampling of hundreds of artwork created by students representing all 10 public schools and grades ranging from kindergarten through twelfth will be on display at the annual show.
The public is invited to attend the 29th annual Westfield Public School District’s Fine Arts Show, which will be held in the Westfield High School varsity gymnasium from May 14 - 16. A sampling of hundreds of artwork created by students representing all 10 public schools and grades ranging from kindergarten through twelfth will be on display at the annual show. On Tuesday, May 14 and Wednesday, May 15 the artwork can be viewed from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., and in the evening from 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Visitors are also welcomed on Thursday, May 16, from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Graphic art, sculptures, ceramics, charcoal and pencil drawings, watercolors, fabric arts, painted furniture and other work of Westfield Public School students will be…
Saturday, May 11, 2013
The following are the films and showtimes for Saturday, May 11.
Digiplex Rialto: Digiplex Cranford:
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Live readings in honor of Mother's Day will be performed at 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 12 in New York City.
This Mother's Day Westfield mom Kim Forde will be celebrating in a unique way. The founder of the blog 'The Fordeville Diaries' will take the stage along with 19 other writers and performers who are sharing their impressions of motherhood as part of 'Listen To Your Mother,' a national series of live readings in honor of Mother’s Day. The brainchild of self-proclaimed stay-at-home-humorist Ann Imig who wanted to bring the online voices of moms in the trenches to live audiences, 'LTYM' began on Mother’s Day 2010 at The Barrymore Theatre in Madison, Wisconsin. This Sunday, 'LTYM' will be performed at 5 p.m. at Symphony Space, located at 2537 Broadway at 95th Street in Manhattan. In just three years, the show has become "a phenomenon," …
Monday, May 6, 2013
Matthew Lynn received a nomination for outstanding performance by an actor in a leading role for his work as 'Bat Boy.'
The following is a press release from the Paper Mill Playhouse: Since their inception in 1996 the Paper Mill Playhouse (Mark S. Hoebee-Artistic Director, Todd Schmidt-Managing Director) Rising Star Awards for Excellence in High School Musical Theatre have ignited the careers of many notable performers, all of whom attended high school in New Jersey. Among the early nominees and winners are Academy Award® winner Anne Hathaway, Tony® Award winners Laura Benanti and Nikki M. James, and current 2013 Tony® nominee, Rob McClure. The 2013 Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards Ceremony presented by the Investors Foundation will take place at Paper Mill Playhouse Tuesday, June 4th at 7:30pm. “There is great energy and level of excitement in …
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Tour benefits the Westfield Symphony Orchestra.
An authentically restored elegant Queen Anne Victorian mansion located in Plainfield New Jersey’s Van Wyck Brooks Historic District and listed in the National Register of Historic Homes, is one of five notable homes to join the Friends of Westfield Symphony Orchestra’s annual tour to benefit the orchestra on Saturday, May 11, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. The three-story, 7,500 square foot mansion, located in an area once known as “millionaire’s row” was designed in1893 by New York architect Charles H. Smith for the Honorable Craig Marsh, then serving as the city’s attorney. In its hay-day it joined a lavish group of homes owned principally by Wall Street moguls who found it easy to commute on the train between “the street” and the suburbs. In the …
Proceeds from this show will benefit Habitat for Humanity - Plainfield Chapter.
The Coffee With Conscience Concert Series concludes its 13th season with our usual "Ice Cream Social" and by proudly presenting Lipbone Redding and his band at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 18 at 1 East Broad Street. Lipbone Redding is an inventive voicestrumentalist and southern gentleman, who creates original songs that effervesce with New Orleans swing, Memphis grooves and New York City style. Though his songs stand alone, his entire show is greased with uncanny riffs of vocal trumpeting (AKA THE LIP-BONE*), booming mouth percussion, hilarious side moments and esoteric lyrics. Witty, soulful, and sincere, this freespirit has caught fire in Manhattan's downtown scene. Lipbone has been accused of being a Soul singer, Folkie, Vocaltrickster, …
Saturday, May 4, 2013
The following are the films and showtimes for Saturday, May 4.
Digiplex Destinations: Digiplex Cranford: