Arts

This Weekend’s Best Bets

By • May 16th, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

Marina Bilterijst & Daniel Mont-Eton – Nimbus Dance Works Spring Season Opening Friday, May 1 Cheryl Gross signs copies of her book The Z Factor, her art, t-shirts and jewelry from the same series will also be available. JC Made, 295 Grove St., 6:30-9 pm. J CITY Theater continues their production of “As Bees In Honey Drown” […]



Theater Review: “As Bees in Honey Drown” at J City Theater

By • May 12th, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

As Bees In Honey Drown (Above Left to Right: Sandy Cockrell, Jason Guy, Timothy C. Goodwin) Over the weekend, my cousins Brenda and Nancy were in from Tucson. As usual, they were Broadway-bound: After Midnight, All the Way, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, and Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill. But for a terrifically fun night of theater […]



This Weekend’s Best Bets

By • May 9th, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

    Friday, May 9 JCFamilies celebrates Mother’s Day early with massages for Moms, henna tattoos, free give-aways and music by The Fuzzy Lemons. Hamilton Park 4-7 pm. Art House Productions’ STAGES! (Theater Academy and Performance Company for Youth) presents a production of Meredith Willson’s “The Music Man Jr.” Show dates are tonight Friday, May […]



This Weekend’s Best Bets

By • May 2nd, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

Friday, May 2 The 9th Annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta returns today, with a two-block parade, great food, margaritas, New Jersey Beer and more! 279 Grove St., 4-11 pm. J CITY Theater kicks off their production of “As Bees In Honey Drown” by Douglas Carter Beane, tonight at 8 pm. The show runs May 2 […]



Spring Officially Arrives in Jersey City With the Return of Groove On Grove

By • May 2nd, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

Segunda Quimbamba Performing at Groove On Grove Spring officially arrives in Jersey City on Wednesday, May 7 with the annual launch of Groove On Grove, an oasis of art, live music, local vendors, and good vibes that greets commuters every Wednesday evening and on JC Fridays from Spring to early Fall at the Grove Street […]



This Weekend’s Best Bets

By • Apr 25th, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

A bunch of the local events going on in Jersey City this weekend seem to touch on the “green” theme and celebrating the earth and it’s resources. To find out more about what you can do to reduce your carbon foot print go out and get involved in some of these great events and you […]



This Weekend’s Best Bets

By • Apr 18th, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

Friday, April 18 Creative Grove artists market runs today with “Reincarnate” – revive, repurpose, recycle, recreate, innovate and bring new spirit with you. Music by DJ Bill William McCamie and DJ Iris Irs Nephilim. “Poop Chat” hosted by Meredith Rollman features Rachel Roman and Jordan Liketheriver. The Grove Street PATH plaza, 3-9 pm. Restoration – an Art Exhibition featuring […]



The Riverview Arts District: Imagining the Future

By • Apr 16th, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

Participants Add Their “Wish List” Items to Envision What the Future Riverview Arts District Will Become On Saturday, April 12 from 9 am to 5 pm, at PS #8 on Franklin Avenue, a group of more than 100 dedicated and passionate community members attended the Riverview Arts District (RAD) Summit, a visioning session to help […]



This Weekend’s Best Bets

By • Apr 11th, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

Friday, April 11 5th Annual Green Teen Music and Arts Festival returns as teenagers from all over Hudson County showcase their artistic and musical talents in an eco-friendly community event. The family-friendly festival features live music and artwork by local teens, which will be for sale along with refreshments and snacks. All proceeds go toward planting trees […]



Hewn Arts Center: A Place of Creative Collaboration

By • Apr 11th, 2014 • Category: Arts, Blog

An assortment of vintage home goods by LOVE Furniture & Design at Hewn Arts Center What if Jersey City had a large center where artists (of all mediums) and vendors could rent by the hour, event, or month? Well, we do. Welcome Hewn Arts Center, formerly the location of Liberty High School on Sip Avenue and a […]