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By Erica Chayes Wida    This Christmas, McCarter Theatre Center is doing something a little different with its holiday tradition. After 16 seasons of an adaptation of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” that audiences had come to know, love, and anticipate...
By Keith Loria    Although George Street Playhouse isn’t presenting typical holiday fare at its this year, Michael Mastro, the theater’s resident artistic director, is directing a show that he says offers the same heartwarming feeling of such a show —...
By Keith Loria    Singer Catherine Russell has long been a force on the stage, and has been a favorite of McCarter audiences for years. The Grammy winner is often referred to as one of the best blues and jazz singers...
By Susan Van Dongen    Tango, the dance, as well as the music, evokes style and sensuality with just a hint of the risqué. Perhaps this is because the graceful but high-spirited dance originated in the bordellos of Buenos Aires, Argentina,...
By Anthony Stoeckert    Peter and Will Anderson make a big sound with a small group.    The saxophone-playing twin brothers lead a quintet that plays various styles of music, but has a special knack for the music of big band legends such...
By Mike Morsch    Lawrence Gowan got a call from his manager one day in the early summer of 1997 asking him if he’d like to open for iconic progressive rock band Styx at the new Montreal Forum. A successful solo...
By Ilene Dube    They’re back!    The skeleton of the Dryptosaurus, the world’s first carnivorous dinosaur, has been reassembled in all its glory.    The New Jersey State Museum has re-opened its natural history hall with an exhibition, “Written in the Rocks: Fossil Tales...
By Allison Musante    What’s the best part of your Jersey shore vacation? It’s probably not the crowds. It’s definitely not the traffic. It’s got to be the food! From sweet treats to handheld feasts, beach bites are simple, delicious, and...
By Anthony Stoeckert    Anyone who goes to see Charles Busch’s “The Divine Sister” during its run at the Bucks County Playhouse is going to expect a night of big laughs. But to hear Jennifer Van Dyck talk about it, apparently...
By Mike Morsch, Executive editor Bronx native Yo Vinny and his boys are going to be in East Windsor this weekend. That’s what he’s called — “Yo Vinny.” And he got that moniker from a rock and roll legend. Several years ago,...
By Ilene Dube    Some of the most exquisite designers can be found in the animal insect world — a silkworm secreting a single strand of silk and swathing itself in a cocoon, or a female organ-pipe wasp braiding balls of...
By Anthony Stoeckert    Sarah Kirkland Snider was writing a piece of music about her memories of North Carolina — the state her father is from — when her family received devastating news.    Ms. Snider had received a commission from the North...
   McCarter Theatre in Princeton has announced its 2016-17 classical music series.    The season will begin Nov. 9, with a piano concert by Imogen Cooper. Regarded as one of the finest interpreters of Classical and Romantic repertoire, English pianist Ms. Cooper...
By Anthony Stoeckert    You might have seen “Psycho” before, but have you ever watched it with a psychiatrist?    Well, now you have a chance to see a great movie and gain some insight into the psychiatric theory behind it when the...
By Anthony Stoeckert    Fans of Orson Welles don’t just like his movies, they also admire the length he took to get those movies made.    The legendary Mr. Welles was a sensation in theater and radio at a young age, and came...
By Anthony Stoeckert    Take some Elizabethan music, a few 19th-century songs, and a little Cole Porter, and you have a musical tribute to Shakespeare, and a concert that shows the range of the Princeton Singers.    The chamber choir will present two...
By Anthony Stoeckert    Whether you’re a mathematical wiz, or someone who runs in fear at the sight of a fraction, the Cotsen Children’s Library has an event designed to make mathematics fun for all.    ”A Day in Digitopolis” will offer demonstrations,...
Danielle Austen of Hillsborough will display her photographs in an exhibit entitled “Echoing Cascades” at the Monmouth Museum as part of its N.J. Emerging Artist Series. The show starts Friday, March 18, and runs until April 17. Admission is...
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