Category: Entertainment

Updated Fairy Tales Find a Home at Phoenix Productions

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | RED BANK – Phoenix Productions has tapped into Stephen Sondheim for its next production, staging “Into the Woods” at the Count Basie Theatre from Sept....

September 21, 2017 | comments

Theater Review: ‘F Theory’

By Gretchen Van Benthuysen | Today’s BFF’s aside, having a best friend forever is a rare thing. These women read each other’s minds, finish each other’s sentences, talk every single...

September 1, 2017 | comments

Asbury Park Surf Music Festival Grows

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | ASBURY PARK – The Asbury Park Surf Music Festival has grown in four years from a few hundred people to a four-day event with educational...

August 21, 2017 | comments

Irish Classics on the Bill for MAC Show

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | MIDDLETOWN – Like so many other high school graduates, Emmet Cahill had planned on going to college. But that plan was scuttled when the popular Irish...

August 4, 2017 | comments

Broadway Comes to the Jersey Shore

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | DEAL PARK – The Axelrod Performing Arts Center aims to grow from a community to a regional theater. That goal was evident with the recent...

June 13, 2017 | comments

TEDxNavesink Explores New Identity as TEDxAsbury Park

By Jenna O’Donnell | ASBURY PARK – For a teenager, the daily onslaught of violence and injustice on the news can be a lot to deal with. Last year, when...

May 31, 2017 | comments

NJ Hall of Fame Celebrates New Members

      By Mary Ann Bourbeau   ASBURY PARK – Fifteen people will be inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame at its May 7 ceremony at Convention...

May 6, 2017 | comments

Theater Review: “The Women of Padilla”

By Gretchen C. Van Benthuysen | Tony Meneses new play, “The Women of Padilla,” is about eight women who are married to eight brothers who are away fighting an unknown...

April 28, 2017 | comments

Everybody’s Dad Pitches In to Help the Arts

By Mary Ann Bourbeau | LONG BRANCH – Many people know Dan Lauria as the father in the Emmy Award-winning television show, “The Wonder Years.” Others recognize him from TV’s “Pitch”...

April 19, 2017 | comments

Local Filmmaker Tells Story of Highland Beach

By Rick Geffken Raised in Rumson, self-described “river kid” Chris Brenner never thought about becoming a filmmaker. Like most of his friends in the Two River area, he spent lots...

March 28, 2017 | comments

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