Category: Entertainment

Marionette Theater: Pulling The Strings to Bring Stories to Life

ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS – As a child, James Racioppi loved playing with dolls, but that wasn’t the most popular choice for a young boy in Newark. When he was 9 years...

April 4, 2015 | comments

Play That Premiered at NJ Rep Is Finalist for National Critics Award

LONG BRANCH – The New Jersey Repertory Company has an eye for talent, says the theater’s executive producer, and that has paid off with one of its world premiers named...

April 3, 2015 | comments

Teen Arts Festival Draws 2000 Exhibitors

The Monmouth County Teen Arts Festival is an annual gathering of over 2000 students who, if not for the event, would be filling classrooms in high schools, county-wide. It kicked...

March 24, 2015 | comments

Scene on Stage: ‘The M Spot’

You may have heard of the G-spot, but probably not the M-spot. My hunch is you’ll hear a lot about it from anyone you know who sees “The M Spot”...

March 20, 2015 | comments

Two River Area Performer Joan Jett Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    Joan Marie Larkin certainly knew where she wanted to go. At a tender age, she changed her name to Joan Jett, much befitting the rock star she became...

March 20, 2015 | comments