New Jersey has had a great year in entertainment in 2022. Patrons attended productions throughout the Garden State and enjoyed a wide range of entertainment. Broadway World is happy to bring you updates. Our writers were out to cover the people and places that brought theater to life. Check out some of this year’s top coverage and stay tuned for Broadwayworld in 2023. We will continue to keep our readers informed of all the news!
The Newsdesk will let you know what’s happening in NJ, including when Neil Degrasse Tyson comes to NJPAC. /new-jersey/article/Astrophysicist-Professor-AndBest-Selling-Author-Neil-Degrasse-Tyson-Comes-toNJPAC-December-8-20221129.
Great programs are offered throughout the Garden State. See “Little Shakespeare” performed at the Two River Theater in Red Bank. /new-jersey/article/Two-River-Theater-to-Celebrate-10-Years-of-A-Little-Shakespeare-Program-With-ROMEO-AND-JULIET-20221109.
Newsdesk’s exciting features include Photo Exclusive articles. “Joy the Musical” at the George Street Playhouse. /article/Photo-Exclusive-First-Look-at-Erika-Henningsen-More-in-JOY-World-Premiere-at-George-Street-Playhouse-20221214.
The 2022 New Jersey Awards are in full swing. Vote now to honor your favorite! /new-jersey/voteregion.cfm.
Hospitality and food:
Our latest regular feature, “Entertain and Dine, NJ Style,” focuses on theater and local dining opportunities. Check out the Madison version. /new-jersey/article/Entertain-and-Dine-NJ-Madison-Edition-20221125.
Gina Sarno interviewed directors and actors from the state’s top community theaters, including the Nutley Little Theater and Chatham Playhouse. Read an interview with director Susan Speidel of ‘A Christmas Her Carol’ at Chatham Her Playhouse-/new-jersey/article/Interview-Director-Susan-Speidel-of-A-CHRISTMAS-CAROL-at-Chatham-Playhouse-20221130.
Lianna Albrizio interviewed Constantine Maroulis of “Foreigners Journey” at Deal’s Axelrod PAC – /new-jersey/article/Interview-Constantine-Maroulis-of-FOREIGNERS-JOURNEY-at-Axelrod-PAC-20220815.
Donna Marie Nowak interviews April Mae Iorio of “April Mae and the June Bugs” at Studio 67 in Medford. /new-jersey/article/Interview-April-Mae-Iorio-of-APRIL-MAE-AND-THE-JUNE-BUGS-20221005.
Marina Kennedy interviewed Dan F. Sims, who played the role of Zeke Matthews in RL Stines’ “Goosebumps: Phantom in the Auditorium” at Netcong’s The Growing Stage. /new-jersey/article/Interview-Dan-F-Sims-in-RL-Stines-GOOSEBUMPS-The-Musical-at-The-Growing-Stage-20221006
Marina Kennedy interviews playwright Garrett John Groenveld of “The Hummingbird” at the New Jersey Repertory Company in Long Branch. /new-jersey/article/Interview-Playright-Garret-Jon-Groenveld-and-HUMMINGBIRDS-at-NJ-Rep-20220725
Lianna Albrizio reviewed “A Concert for Peace” held at the Union County Performing Arts Center (UCPAC) in Rahway. /new-jersey/article/BWW-Review-A-CONCERT-FOR-PEACE-at-Union-County-Performing-Arts-Center-20220301.
Gina Sarno reviewed “Bright Star” at Summit’s Summit Playhouse. /new-jersey/article/BWW-Review-BRIGHT-STAR-at-The-Summit-Playhouse-Captivates-20220501.
Marina Kennedy reviewed “The Sound of Music” at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Milburn. /new-jersey/article/Review-THE-SOUND-OF-MUSIC-at-Paper-Mill-Playhouse-Charms-Audiences-with-a-Magnificent-Production-20221206
Marina Kennedy reviews “The Metromaniacs” at the Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey in Madison. /new-jersey/article/Review-THE-METROMANIACS-at-The-Shakespeare-Theater-of-New-Jersey-is-Pure-Enjoyment-20220825
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