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Andre De Shields-Helmed AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' to Play NJPAC This Winter Andre De Shields-Helmed AIN'T MISBEHAVIN' to Play NJPAC This Winter
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in New Jersey

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents Ain't Misbehavin'. Experience the glory of the Harlem Renaissance in a musical production brimming with 'contagious energy' (The New York Times). (more...)
Celia Cruz All Stars to Perform at bergenPAC Next Month Celia Cruz All Stars to Perform at bergenPAC Next Month
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in New Jersey

Celia Cruz All Stars perform Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 at 8 p.m. (more...)
Mary Mary and Tasha Cobbs Come to NJPAC Mary Mary and Tasha Cobbs Come to NJPAC
by BWW News Desk on December 12, 2017 in New Jersey

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents an evening with three of the most gifted and inspiring women in contemporary gospel music GRAMMY Award winners Mary Mary and Tasha Cobbs join forces for NJPAC's annual celebration of the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (more...)
Two River Theater presents EL COQUI ESPECTACULAR AND THE BOTTLE OF DOOM Two River Theater presents EL COQUI ESPECTACULAR AND THE BOTTLE OF DOOM
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in New Jersey

Two River Theater, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Dias and Managing Director Michael Hurst, continues its 2017/18 Season with El Coqu Espectacular and the Bottle of Doom: A Superhero Play, a world-premiere play by Matt Barbot, directed by Jos Zayas. Performances will begin in Two River's Marion Huber Theater, 21 Bridge Avenue, on Saturday, January 6 and continue through Sunday, February 4. The opening night performance is Friday, January 12 at 7pm. Tickets are available from 732.345.1400 or tworivertheater.org. The lead production sponsor is Bank of America and the media partner is Scooter Dudes. (more...)
A Holiday Spectacular Opens This Sunday Evening at The Ritz Theatre Co. A Holiday Spectacular Opens This Sunday Evening at The Ritz Theatre Co.
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in New Jersey

The Ritz Holiday Spectacular will be an exciting, fast paced one-night-only holiday extravaganza suitable for the entire family! (more...)
Broadway Comes To Red Bank: Clay Thomson To Lead Master Class At Phoenix Productions Broadway Comes To Red Bank: Clay Thomson To Lead Master Class At Phoenix Productions
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in New Jersey

Phoenix Productions, a non-profit theatre company in Red Bank, NJ welcomes Broadway star Clay Thomson as he leads Phoenix's Newsies Themed School Holiday Master Class on January 15th (Martin Luther King Day). (more...)
Author, Spiritual Leader and Life Coach Iyanla Vanzant Coming to NJPAC Author, Spiritual Leader and Life Coach Iyanla Vanzant Coming to NJPAC
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in New Jersey

New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) presents Iyanla Vanzant, internationally acclaimed Spiritual Life Coach, New York Times Best-Selling Author, and Emmy Award-winning television personality will bring 'Get Over It!: An Evening with Iyanla Vanzant,' a life-changing interactive production, live to Newark's NJPAC on Thursday, February 15, 2018 7:30 PM. (more...)
True Story to Hit the Stage in No Peeking Theatre's SICK LOVE True Story to Hit the Stage in No Peeking Theatre's SICK LOVE
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in New Jersey

Sick Love is the true story of Benedicto Figueroa; a single father struggling to overcome addiction and the torturous darkness of mental illness. He loves his daughter, he's found the love of his life, but the battle to stay sober sends him spiraling into a depression that threatens to consume him. (more...)
Ring In The New Year At New Jersey Performing Arts Center With Charlie Wilson Ring In The New Year At New Jersey Performing Arts Center With Charlie Wilson
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in New Jersey

New Year's Eve is super hot at Newark's New Jersey Performing Arts Center with R&B icon Charlie Wilson set to take to the stage ringing in 2018 on Sunday, December 31st at 8 p.m. Charlie Wilson has been recording hits for decades and was just nominated for 3 2018 NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Male Artist, Outstanding Duo/Group for 'I'm Blessed' (ft. T.I.) and Outstanding Album, 'In It To Win It.' There is no stopping Charlie Wilson! (more...)
Monmouth Community Players To Hold Auditions For WHEN RADIO WAS KING Monmouth Community Players To Hold Auditions For WHEN RADIO WAS KING
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in New Jersey

The Monmouth Community Players are in search for talented acts to perform in their second annual original 1940's radio variety show 'When Radio was King.' This production is being directed by Linda Duarte of Lewiston with musical direction by Bob Gilbert of Farmingdale. Cindy Dunham of Winthrop will be the shows producer. Auditions will take place Wednesday January 3rd and Thursday January 4th from 6:30-8pm at the historic Cumston Hall in downtown Monmouth. (more...)
THE SANTALAND DIARIES Comes to Fair Lawn This Sunday THE SANTALAND DIARIES Comes to Fair Lawn This Sunday
by BWW News Desk on December 11, 2017 in New Jersey

Skyline Theatre Company, Bergen County's most established professional theatre company and in residence at the Fair Lawn Community Center in Bergen County's Fair Lawn, presents The Santaland Diaries this Sunday only at 3:00pm. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 10 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 10
by Audition Roundup on December 10, 2017 in New Jersey

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 10, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 10 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Dec. 10
by BWW News Desk on December 10, 2017 in New Jersey

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, December 10, 2017 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Review:  CINDERELLA: A HOLIDAY MUSICAL at The Growing Stage Dazzles BWW Review: CINDERELLA: A HOLIDAY MUSICAL at The Growing Stage Dazzles
by Marina Kennedy on December 09, 2017 in New Jersey

Gather your princes and princesses and head over to The Growing Stage, The Children's Theatre of New Jersey. Cinderella: A Holiday Musical is being performed through Sunday, December 17th. It features wonderful direction by the Theatre's Director of Educational Programming, Lori B. Lawrence, musical direction by Stephen Fox, and choreography by Jillian Petrie. (more...)
Very Gerry to Bring OLD HOLLYWOOD/NEW SHTICK to Anthony's Very Gerry to Bring OLD HOLLYWOOD/NEW SHTICK to Anthony's
by BWW News Desk on December 09, 2017 in New Jersey

All aboard the Very Gerry Vessel! On Today, December 9th, we will journey through Old Hollywood and will pay tribute to the legendary ladies who made Hollywood what it is today. This impersonation show will be presented in the style of some of the greatest female impersonators of the 20th century! (more...)
Sons of Serendip from America's Got Talent Bring Holiday Cheer to Kean Stage Sons of Serendip from America's Got Talent Bring Holiday Cheer to Kean Stage
by BWW News Desk on December 09, 2017 in New Jersey

The classical crossover ensemble Sons of Serendip will present their holiday show,Christmas: Beyond the Lights, at Kean University's Enlow Recital Hall in Hillside, N.J., today, December 9. This is the quartet's second visit to Kean Stage and, this time, they have invited the award-winning Kean University Gospel Choir to share the stage with them. (more...)
Centenary Stage Company to Return with 2017 Winter Festival of Shows Centenary Stage Company to Return with 2017 Winter Festival of Shows
by BWW News Desk on December 09, 2017 in New Jersey

Centenary Stage Company's critically acclaimed Young Performers Workshop returns with their annual Winter Festival of Shows running December 9 through December 17. (more...)
Jason Tramm to Lead Morris Choral Society in HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR XV: RESOUNDING JOY Jason Tramm to Lead Morris Choral Society in HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR XV: RESOUNDING JOY
by BWW News Desk on December 09, 2017 in New Jersey

The Morris Choral Society, now in its 45th Anniversary Season, heralds the Holidays with an annual Morristown concert tradition in two performances, Today, December 9th, at 8PM and Sunday, December 10th, at 3PM at the historic Bickford Theater at the Morris Museum in Morristown, New Jersey. (more...)
Palisades Virtuosi to Present Holiday Gala Concert at Unitarian Society of Ridgewood Palisades Virtuosi to Present Holiday Gala Concert at Unitarian Society of Ridgewood
by BWW News Desk on December 09, 2017 in New Jersey

The Palisades Virtuosi flute, clarinet and piano trio presents their annual Holiday Gala Concert today, December 9 at 7:30 PM at the Unitarian Society of Ridgewood, 113 Cottage Place in Ridgewood, NJ. (more...)
PAW PATROL LIVE! to 'Race to the Rescue' at NJPAC This Winter PAW PATROL LIVE! to 'Race to the Rescue' at NJPAC This Winter
by BWW News Desk on December 09, 2017 in New Jersey

PAW Patrol Live! 'Race to the Rescue' based on hit preschool series PAW Patrol, which airs on Nickelodeon and is produced by Spin Master Entertainment, will visit the NJPAC Dec. 9 and 10, 2017. (more...)
The Verve Pipe, Willie Nile and More Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2018 The Verve Pipe, Willie Nile and More Set for LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2018
by BWW News Desk on December 08, 2017 in New Jersey

Multi-platinum alterna-rockers The Verve Pipe, and exuberant rocker and Light of Day WinterFest fixture Willie Nile will lead the annual Asbury Angels Induction Show at LIGHT OF DAY WINTERFEST 2018, the 10-day festival (Jan. 5-15, 2018) entering its 18th year of raising money and awareness through the awesome power of music in order to defeat Parkinson's Disease and the Parkinsonisms, ALS and PSP, in our lifetime. (more...)
Larry Miller to Return to Centenary Stage for Special Stand-Up Fundraiser Larry Miller to Return to Centenary Stage for Special Stand-Up Fundraiser
by BWW News Desk on December 08, 2017 in New Jersey

Hollywood's most recognizable face, Larry Miller returns to Centenary Stage Company for a special fundraiser stand up performance on Saturday, January 20, at 8 pm in the Lackland Performing Arts Center. (more...)
Eagle Theatre to Showcase Global Holiday Traditions in 'SEASON'S GREETINGS!' Revue Eagle Theatre to Showcase Global Holiday Traditions in 'SEASON'S GREETINGS!' Revue
by BWW News Desk on December 08, 2017 in New Jersey

Eagle Theatre has teamed up with Hammonton's latest hot spot, the newly minted, Kathedral Event Center, to present their latest World-Premiere musical revue, SEASON'S GREETINGS! AMUSICAL CELEBRATION OF HOLIDAY TRADITIONS FROM AROUND THE WORLD, running December 13th - December 23rd. (more...)
'TRENCHES', SILENT SKY and More Set for East Lynne Theater Company's 2018 Season 'TRENCHES', SILENT SKY and More Set for East Lynne Theater Company's 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk on December 08, 2017 in New Jersey

The award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company announces its 2018 Season. As usual, it includes classic gems, a world premiere, and a radio-style show. This year's theme is 'The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars.' (more...)
Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards; Light Opera's SWEENEY TODD Leads Best Musical! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld New Jersey Awards; Light Opera's SWEENEY TODD Leads Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk on December 08, 2017 in New Jersey

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)