Saturday, January 28, 2023

Morris Arts announces scholarship winners

MORRIS COUNTY — Each year, Morris Arts offers two scholarship opportunities for graduating high school seniors who have exhibited artistic excellence in dance, drama, music, or visual arts and plan to pursue post-secondary studies at an accredited institution or acknowledged arts school or fine...

Lion King Jr to open at The Tabernacle this Saturday

PARSIPPANY — Local children at the Mount Tabor Arts summer camp are at it again this summer pouring their hearts into preparing 'Lion King Jr. one of Disney's  favorite tales of Simba learning about the Circle of Life! This is the second youth performance of...

Auditions for Spring Musical “Shrek the Musical”

MORRISTOWN —  MPAC's sixth annual spring musical will be Shrek the Musical. Auditions will take place Sunday-Tuesday, February 11-13 from 4:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Theatre for principal roles and ensembles. Details on casting and auditions can be found by clicking here. MPAC is looking for...

The Paw Patrol visited IHOP

PARSIPPANY — The Paw Patrol visited IHOP made a visit to IHOP on Friday, March 31. Characters Police Pup Chase and Firedog Marshall entertained the children. The event was sponsored by IHOP and Robert Peluso Parsippany-Troy Hills Council Vice President and Mayoral Candidate. IHOP is located...

Women’s Theater Company Presents “Our Mother’s Brief Affair”

PARSIPPANY — The Women’s Theater Company, a professional theater company in Parsippany, presents Our Mother’s Brief Affair written by Richard Greenberg. Our Mother’s Brief Affair by Richard Greenberg: On the verge of death for the umpteenth time, Anna makes a shocking confession to her grown children: an...

Brianne Partington Will Participate in Annual Concert Choir Tour

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PARSIPPANY — Brianne Partington of Mount Tabor will tour Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Washington D.C. with Lebanon Valley College's Concert Choir. Partington, a graduate of Parsippany Hills High School, is pursuing a bachelor of arts in music business at The Valley. The 83rd Annual LVC Concert...

MPAC’s fifth annual spring musical will be West Side Story

MORRISTOWN — Auditions will take place Wednesday, February 15 and Thursday, February 16 from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Theatre for principal roles and ensembles. Auditions for dancers will be Wednesday, February 22 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Details on casting and auditions...

New documentary challenges IQ testing and limits placed on people with intellectual disabilities

MORRIS COUNTY — A free screening of INTELLIGENT LIVES, a documentary by award-winning filmmaker Dan Habib, will take place at Mayo Performing Arts Center on Monday, October 22 at 7:00 p.m. Following the screening, a Q/A discussion will be held with Richard Feldman and Janice Fialka,...

John Bruggeman – Acoustic Rock

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Women’s Theater Company Presents [title of show]

PARSIPPANY — The Women’s Theater Company, a professional theater company in Parsippany presents written by Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell. by Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell involves two struggling writers who hear about a new musical theater festival.  However, the deadline for submissions is just three...

Southern Gospel Group Brian Free & Assurance to Make Rare Appearance

WHIPPANY — Multi-award winning Southern Gospel group "Brian Free and Assurance" will make a rare New Jersey appearance on Sunday, September 4 at10:00 a.m. at Abundant Life Worship Center, 43 South Jefferson Road, Whippany. The event is free, but a free-will offering will be received at...

MPAC’s 7th annual Spring Musical Announced, Auditions Opened

MORRIS COUNTY — Auditions for MPAC’s 7th annual Spring Musical, Grease, will take place beginning February 10 at the Theatre. MPAC is seeking musical talented and diverse performers ages 15-25 for Principle roles and Ensemble. Performers should be excellent actors who sing and dance. Grease will be directed...

Women’s Theater Company Presents God of Carnage

PARSIPPANY — The Women’s Theater Company, a professional theater company in Parsippany presents God of Carnage by Yasmina Reza. God of Carnage is two sets of parents, one of whose child has hurt the other at a public park. They agree to meet to discuss...

Special Appearance at Kafe Mozart: Frank Elmo – Master Saxophonist

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany resident Frank Elmo, a Master Saxophonist, will be making a special appearance at Kafe Mozart, 2900 Route 10 West, Powder Mill Plaza West, Parsippany on Thursday, September 8 starting at 6:30 p.m. Along with Frank on the piano will be Jon Amodeo, also...

‘The Sopranos’ Actor Lillo Brancato Jr. Gets First Film Role Since Released From Prison

Actor Lillo Brancato Jr., known for his role in “The Sopranos” spent eight years in prison for participating in a Bronx robbery which left off-duty NYPD officer Daniel Enchautegui dead. Brancato was released in December 2013 and said he lamented his “terrible mistakes” he’d...

Felix Cavaliere and Gene Cornish’s Rascals to perform

MORRISTOWN — Felix Cavaliere and Gene Cornish --  two legendary founders of The Rascals --  team up for the first time in five years in their new tour that brings the sounds of the legendary 60s group The Rascals to Mayo Performing Arts Center on Friday,...

MPAC Presents Virtual Lecture on the History and Impact of Hip-Hop Music

MORRIS COUNTY — MPAC presents Hip-Hop Music: Culture and Legacy, a special Black History Month virtual lecture on the history of Hip-Hop music presented by Wes Jackson, Professor, and Director of Creative Business Enterprises at Emerson College, on Wednesday, February 24 at 8:00 p.m....

Smith Road Coffeehouse Launching new Concert series

PARSIPPANY —  Smith Road Coffeehouse announces the launching of its' new concert series at St. Ann Church with the Loretta Hagen band in Concert on Saturday, April 14. Award winning singer-songwriter Loretta Hagen has been described by reviewers as 'heart driven, soul filling, Folk Americana.'  With four CDs to her...

Willie Nelson Aims to Go Platinum—in Weed

Country music fixture and unapologetic marijuana enthusiast Willie Nelson is officially starting his own cannabis venture. It’ll be called Willie’s Reserve and, as the name implies, it purports to be more along the lines of a fine wine than a funny cigarette. The Daily...

The Opera Comes to Parsippany

PARSIPPANY — Just when you think you have seen just about every type of fundraising event presented locally the Parsippany Knights of Columbus have taken their annual fundraising event to an entirely new level. On Saturday, May 12, the Parsippany Knights will present 'The Opera Comes to Parsippany!"...