Britney Spears is performing in Atlantic City

Britney Spears coming to AC is almost like royalty making it’s way to the Garden State   Like Lady Gaga before her (and Cher later this...

The tragedy of the Capulets and the Montagues moves the audience

American Repertory Ballet performed at the Raritan Valley Community Collage1The American Repertory Ballet ("ARB") presented the ballet, "Romeo and Juliet," at Raritan Valley Community College ("RVCC") on Saturday, March 8. The ballet was choreographed by artistic director Douglas Martin, with music by Sergei Prokofiev to William Shakespeare's tale of the doomed love of Romeo of Montague and Juliet of Capulet.

“Oliver!” is now at Paper Mill Playhouse

Oliver cast in rehearsals in New York City for Paper Mill Playhouse1The Paper Mill Playhouse invited the press to a dress rehearsal in New York on November 14 for "Oliver!" This will be one of the largest casts Paper Mill has ever had, yet one of the smallest rehearsal spaces. With a cast of 49, there wasn't much space for cameras and reporters. Shane Austin Miller, director of press relations, introduced Mark S. Hoebee, who directs the musical, and is also the the playhouse's producing artistic director.

Agricola in Princeton

For years, Princeton’s high-end restaurants were stuffy affairs with old-fashioned menus; they were hardly worth the trip and certainly not worth the price. That...

Tasting the fruit from the tree of self-knowledge Martin Moran’s way

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The stage is bare, save for a high stool and a small table. Upon the table is a framed photo of a boy. The boy is standing in a boat, wearing a life jacket and swim suit, holding an oar above his head, as if in victory that he mastered the craft. That photo continues to play a role in the monologue performed and written by Martin Moran titled "The Tricky Part."

“Sense8” may be the most homoerotic TV show of all-time

Is Sense8 the most homoerotic TV show of all time? I think it very well might be. From the creators of The Matrix Trilogy,...

“Mercy” pits revenge against redemption

New Jersey Repertory presents Mercy Mercy, a new play by Adam Szymkowicz, is being given its world premiere by the New Jersey Repertory Company in...

“Curvy Widow” is a musical manual to surviving a lover’s loss

Many self-help books have been written on the sensitive topic of surviving the loss of a spouse. Few, if any, have been written from...

“Parched” is an unflinching look at dark realities in rural India

DVD cover "Parched" from Wolfe VideoLeena Yadav’s latest film Parched  is an unflinching look at the dark realities and momentary joys of women’s lives in rural North West India. In the opening of the file, Best friends, widowed Rani (Tannishtha Chatterjee) and Lajjo (Radhika Apte) take a bus to negotiate a wife for Rani’s son. This family adheres to the traditional ways.

Ritz Theatre kicks off the new season with “9 to 5”

9 to 5It's Opening Night! The 2016 Season at the Ritz Theatre in Haddon Township kicked off with 9 to 5: The Musical based on the 1980 film of the same name starring LGBT ally Dolly Parton and her music. Yes, it's been 36 years since the movie came out and the story line is still as appropriate and funny as ever.