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Elton John says “Goodbye” in the most iconic way

Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour was at Prudential Center in March Elton John performed his last concert in the Garden State at Newark’s Prudential Center...

“The Belle of Amherst”: or, at home with Emily Dickinson

Maureen Silliman’s performance is a tour de force and well worth seeing Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) is one of America’s leading poets. She wrote some 1800...

Latest music by Dolly, Blair St. Clair, and Chic

Out of the Cookie Jar Dolly Parton  Netflix has been churning out some of the most amazing programming and the feature film Dumplin starring Jennifer Aniston,...

Melissa Etheridge – She had us at hello

The Medicine Show was high energy at the Wellmont Melissa Etheridge opened The Medicine Show at The Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, NJ with “No Souvenirs,”...

“Benny & Joon” is sweet, funny, and romantic

Paper Mill Playhouse spring production is enchanting Benny & Joon, a musical based on the 1993 film, is being given its East Coast premiere by the...

“Heartland” explores levels of global responsibility

Some fine actors are at work at Luna Stage   The ongoing tragedy that is Afghanistan is the basis for Gabriel Jason Dean’s play Heartland,...

“Rent:” still no day but today

New Jersey actor Javon King was outstanding The State Theatre in New Brunswick finished up its Broadway series with the 20th anniversary touring production of Rent. The...

Indigo Girls don’t disappoint their loyal fans

State Theater is a great venue for any show As a music journalist, a lover of great harmonies, and a card-carrying lesbian you KNOW I’ve...

Billy Joel and his music stands the test of time

Billy Joel is still filling the seats at Madison Square Garden In January 2014 Billy Joel launched a residency at Madison Square Garden which consists...

“Finding Neverland” is a journey into fantasy with a serious message

Broadway series at the State Theatre The venerable State Theatre in New Brunswick presented a more serious musical as part of its Broadway series with...