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 Violin, now onstage at 59E59 Theaters, is a drama that gives audiences a compelling reason to go to the theatre. Written by Dan McCormick and directed by Joseph Discher, this highly anticipated World Premiere is an intriguing play about three men and how their lives intertwine.BWW Review: RAISIN IN THE SUN at Two River Theater is a Masterpiece September 19, 2017
The wait is over. Two River Theater (TRT) opens its 2017/2018 Season with an outstanding production of the time-honored classic, A Raisin in the Sun. The show will be on the Red Bank stage now through October 8. Written by Lorraine Hansberry and directed by Carl Cofield, it is staged and performed to perfection.PENNSYLVANIA POCONO RESTAURANTS for Fall Foliage Trips September 19, 2017
The Pennsylvania Pocono Mountains are a quick trip from the New York metro area. Do it in a day or spend a weekend. With the approach of autumn, it's a perfect destination for those who enjoy seeing the fall foliage in all of its glory. We have selected some of our favorite restaurants in the region for our readers who are visiting the Poconos and are looking for a delicious meal.BWW Interview: Stephen Fredericks, Founder and Executive Director of THE GROWING STAGE September 18, 2017
Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing Gert Kopera, Executive Vice President of Global Restaurants at Hakkasan Group about his career and the future of the company.Emmy Red Carpet Cocktails with JIM BEAM September 15, 2017
Good news for people who enjoy Bruce Cost Ginger Ale and Brooklyn Organics. The company, BCGA Concept Corp has recently expanded their portfolio of craft beverages. 'Brooklyn Crafted' is their newest line of ginger ale and ginger beers made with the fresh, unfiltered ginger pieces that add to the refreshing, zesty taste.BWW Review: WHAT THE BUTLER SAW is an Exciting, Zany Romp September 13, 2017
Get ready to laugh, and laugh some more. The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey is presenting the madcap sensation, 'What the Butler Saw.' The show is written by Joe Orton, expertly directed by Paul Mullins, and features a marvelous, accomplished troupe of actors.Get to know THE FRUITGUYS and CEO/Founder Chris Mittelstaedt September 13, 2017
Some business ideas are just plain genius. That's what we think about The FruitGuys. Many offices and places of business strive to have healthy employees and this is a company that helps make it happen by directly delivering fruit and smart snacking options.We had the opportunity to chat with The FruitGuys Founder and CEO Chris Mittelstaedt. September 13, 2017
Foster Mom, an entertaining and significant new play is now being presented at Premiere Stages at Kean University through September 24. This charming theatrical piece is written Chris Cragin-Day, meticulously directed by Kel Haney, and features an excellent cast. It is a story that will touch the hearts and minds of all who see it.BWW Interview: Alex Trow in F THEORY Now Onstage at NJ Rep September 13, 2017
New Jersey Repertory Company (NJ Rep) is presenting the world premiere of 'F Theory,' a funny, poignant, and uniquely thought-provoking play about the power and complexity of lifelong friendship. The show is on the Long Branch Stage through September 24. Directed by Ethan Heard, the play is co-written by, and stars Megan Loughran and Alex Trow. Broadwayworld.com enjoyed the opportunity to interview Alex Trow about her career and 'F Theory.'FISCHER & WIESER for Tasty Sauces, Jams, Salsas and More September 11, 2017
State Theatre New Jersey has an exciting schedule of Broadway shows this season on the New Brunswick stage. Kicking off the line-up is the New Jersey Premiere of 'Jersey Boys' from October 13 to October 15. Broadwayworld.com had the fascinating opportunity to interview Rick Elice, who co-wrote the book for 'Jersey Boys' along with Marshall Brickman.BWW Preview: 2nd ANNUAL TASTE OF EAST VILLAGE 9/16 September 11, 2017
Charolais, a truly unique and engaging show, is now onstage at 59E59 Theaters through September 24. Written and performed by Noni Stapleton, this one-woman production cleverly captures passion, heartache, and deep feelings about motherhood from multiple perspectives.NEW AND NOTEWORTHY Restaurants this Season in NYC September 7, 2017
Broadwayworld.com Food and Wine regularly features the newest and trendiest restaurants appearing on the New York City food scene. Uptown, downtown and all around the town, discover the latest and greatest that the city has to offer in September.Marinas Menu: SKINNYPOP POPCORN CAKES for Fast Delicious Recipes September 7, 2017
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey continues their 'Art of Hope' season with 'What the Butler Saw' by Joe Orton and directed by Paul Mullins. The show will be on the Madison stage from September 6 through October 1. Broadwayworld.com had the pleasure of interviewing Vanessa Morosco who plays the part of Mrs. Prentice in the show.