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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ -- Author Michael Farris Smith will visit Seton Hall University to read passages from his novel “Rivers.”...
SPARC General Meeting Set for January 27
January 26, 2014
SUMMIT, NJ - The Summit Performing Arts Resource Committee (SPARC) will hold its General Meeting January 27 at Summit High School (SHS...
NJ Transit On Board with South Orange Train Trestle Facelift
January 25, 2014
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ -- The plan to renovate and add art elements to the South Orange Train Station took a step forward after a meeting wi...
“Striking Resemblance” Breaks New Ground In Portraiture At Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers
January 14, 2014
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Spanning two centuries and surveying work by close to 80 artists from around the world, a new exhibition at ...
Dreamcatcher to Offer Acting, Improv Comedy Classes
January 8, 2014
SUMMIT, NJ - Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, professional Theatre in Residence at the Oakes Center in Summit, will now offer Acting an...
SOPAC to Spearhead Art Project for South Orange Train Trestle
November 24, 2013
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – The South Orange train trestle will become an outdoor art museum, if a group formed to prepare a proposal is ...
Photos Welcomed for Essex Photo Club and NJ Federation of Camera Clubs Competitions in Caldwell
November 3, 2013
CALDWELL, NJ - Meeting in the Caldwell Community Center, the Essex Photo Club will depart from its normal agenda on Thursday, Nov. ...
Seton Hall To Perform Shakespeare's 'Comedy of Errors' at SOPAC
October 8, 2013
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ -- Seton Hall University is bringing Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors” to the SOPAC stage this m...
Jan & Raime Press' Art Photography "Found Art" is Now Available
September 9, 2013
LIVINGSTON, NJ – The private art photography collection of Jan Press, owner of Jan Press PhotoMedia in Livingston, and son Raime...
Special Photography Art Exhibit to Benefit Food Bank
August 26, 2013
LIVINGSTON, NJ – From Sept. 3 to Sept. 30, the private art photography collection of Jan Press, owner of Jan Press PhotoMedia in...
New Jersey Sculptor Commissioned for Roseland Office Complex
August 17, 2013
ROSELAND, NJ - With an impressive 56 acres, two-story atrium lobby and color blocked offices, 56 Livingston Avenue in Roseland sits...
WEST ESSEX, NJ - On Wednesday, thirty-three Essex County artists were celebrated by Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenz...
CHESTER, NJ - Rated one of the top 100 craft shows in the nation, the 40th annual Chester Craft Show will take place Sept. 7-8. Th...
Women’s Club of Caldwell Art Contest Winners Announced; Pieces on Display at Caldwell Library
June 17, 2013
CALDWELL, NJ - In celebration of the Grover Cleveland Park’s 100th Anniversary, the Women’s Club of Caldwell, under the...
CALDWELL, NJ - Saturday, June 1, the Caldwell Merchants Association (CMA) hosted their fourth annual Art on the Avenue event. It wa...
CALDWELL, NJ - Saturday, June 1, the Caldwell Merchants' Association will be hosting its fourth annual Art on the Avenue event. Wo...
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - On May 2, The New Jersey Arts Education Partnership hosted the 33rd NJ Governor’s Awards in Arts Educati...
Caldwell Resident Impressionist, Lisa Palombo, Announces Spring Open Studio to be Held May 4 and 5
April 18, 2013
CALDWELL, NJ - Caldwell, New Jersey based impressionist and award-winning fine artist, Lisa Palombo, on Sunday announced th...
West Essex Students Nicole Elliott, Rachel La Penta and Luisa Petho’s Artwork Exhibited at Newark Hall of Records
March 28, 2013
NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - The artwork of three West Essex High School students was on display at the Essex County Art Educa...
Lurie Looks to Book Variety of Artists, Acts for SOPAC
March 21, 2013
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – To attract performers to SOPAC, programming consultant Steve Lurie said he will be relying on his years of ex...
Author Harlan Coben Loves 'Twisting, Turning' Plot; He'll Sign Latest Book at Maplewood Bookstore
March 18, 2013
MAPLEWOOD, NJ – When it comes to mystery writers from New Jersey, they don’t get much bigger than Harlan Coben. Physic...
New SOPAC Director Hopes to Put Center on Firm Financial Ground, Expand Arts Education
March 3, 2013
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – Mark Packer is no stranger to revolutionizing an arts organization. After joining Elmer’s Appel Far...
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – It’s hard to believe that Booker T. Jones originally wanted to be a doctor. That's right – it...
Ben Taylor's Request for SOPAC Audience: 'Volunteer Your Ears'
February 23, 2013
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – Talent clearly runs in Ben Taylor’s family. His father and mother, James Taylor and Carly Simon, ar...
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – “Twelve Angry Men” is unlike most other Seton Hall plays. For one, its stage setting is spare...