Marina P. Kennedy writes articles and reviews for Broadwayworld.com on performance venues in New York and New Jersey. She is the Editor in Chief of BWW's Food & Wine World.com and the Senior New Jersey Editor. She also has a regular column in Fitnessworld.com, "Fit Food Finds," which discusses healthy eating. Her interest in fitness, dance, and theatre stem from the many years she owned and operated a dance school, "Dance Unlimited" in New Jersey. She enjoys a very active journalism career and loves writing for Broadwayworld.com. You can follow Marina on Twitter and Instagram @marinapk6.
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (STNJ) opens its 2017 season with a stunning production of William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice, a show that has not been performed by the company in 17 years. Directed by Robert Cuccioli, the excellent staging and stellar cast makes this 16th century dark comedy enthralling.BWW Review: HIT HER WITH THE SKATES at Hamilton Stage is an Exciting New Musical May 23, 2017
The new musical, Hit Her with the Skates, is thrilling audiences from the first minute to the last. It is everything a musical should be with a fascinating story, inventive staging, an excellent score, and a top-notch cast. This show is having its pre-New York developmental production at Hamilton Stage (UCPAC, Rahway) through Sunday May 26th.Master Mixologist: Matt Landes of Cocktail Academy and MIKE'S HARD LEMONADE May 24, 2017
Matt Landes of Cocktail Academy in Las Angeles talks about his career and drinks inspired by Mike's Hard Lemonade.Marinas Menu: ON THE ROAD May 20, 2017
Delicious Italian food, some of the best pizza you'll find in the city, and a complete beverage program is now available in the Grand Central Station on the lower level dining concourse. Prova Pizzabar has recently opened to the delight of their customers.STOLI VODKA Presents Strawberry Smash Cocktail for Memorial Day May 20, 2017
'IPHIGENIA IN SPLOTT,' written by Gary Owen and directed by Rachel O'Riordan, is now onstage at 59E59 Theaters though June 4th. This superbly crafted one-woman show features excellent staging and an awe-inspiring performance by Sophie Melville.Fit Food Finds: DIY SALAD DRESSING May 18, 2017
George Street Playhouse (GSP) has a marvelous finale to their successful 2016-2017 season. The new musical comedy, 'Curvy Widow' is on the New Brunswick stage through May 21st.Treat Mom to DINING and THEATER in NJ May 8, 2017
Are you looking to round out that special day with mom and the people who mean the most to you? Visit a top theater venue in New Jersey and pair it with drinks or a meal. Here are a few suggestions that promise to make Mother's Day weekend memorable.