January 20, 2013
Thomas Nast (1840-1902) was America’s leading political cartoonist in the second half of the
nineteenth century. From the studio in his Morristown , NJ home, Nast popularized the
symbols of theDemocratic (donkey) and Republican (elephant) parties that continue more
than a century later. Nash, a staunch Republican, illustrated his views of the presidential
campaigns for Harper’s Weekly. He supported the candidate he felt would best serve the
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May 7, 2013
This May Macculloch Hall Historical Museum continues to present itshands-on program for preschool-age children. “Growing in the Garden” meets twice a month, to visit the garden at Macculloch Hall and explore environmental topics through a story, walk in the garden and art projects.
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May 17, 2013
Over Three decades after the duo’s final collaboration, The Sound of Music, took the world by storm, it was this new R&H musical that opened the 1994 Broadway season, gaining wildly enthusiastic reviews. Rogers & Hammerstein probably never imagined Shall We Dance? as a comic pas de deux for a towering beauty and her diminutive admirer , nor did they suspect that one day a lovelorn young lad might pose the musical question, How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria? But with innovative musical arrangements including a sultry Andrew Sisters-esque I’m Gonna Wash That Man Right Out-a My Hair, a swingin’ Honeybun and a jazzy Kansas City this exhilarating revue leaves no question about how terrifically up-to-date the remarkable songs of R&H remain.
May 18, 2013
Bring friends and family for an evening of lip smackin’ BBQ, cold beer and smokin’ hot blues at th eMorris Museum.
This colorful remounting of Don Quixote, based on the 1900 version staged for the Bolshoi by Alexander Gorsky, is rich in Spanish color, flavor, and the humor of Cervantes’ masterpiece about an old knight, his squire, and their fanciful foray into the age of chivalry.
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Delbert McClinton brings his brand of blues, rock and country to The Newton Theatre live Saturday, May 18 at 8 pm!
For more information or to purchase tickets, call the box office at 973-383-3700 or visit the website at www.TheNewtonTheatre.com
David Rupp will be the caller and Oy Diddle Diddle will be the band. Beginners workshop at 7:30pm. Please carry in clean, soft soled shoes for dancing. No partner necessary.
May 19, 2013
The power of courage and kindness are at the heart of this delightful double feature. Clever Peter and his friends dance to Prokofiev’s famous score. Beauty’s gentle ways turn the Beast into a handsome Prince. Featuring original “storyteller” narration. Ages 4-12 Performances at 1:30 pm & 4:00 pm
Children of all ages respond to the power of courage and kindness that lie at the heart of this delightful double
feature. Clever Peter and his friends dance to Prokofiev’s famous score, and Beauty’s gentle ways turn the
Beast into a handsome Prince. The program is accompanied by NJ Ballet’s original “storyteller” narration so even the littlest thetergoer can keep up with ease.
Performances at 1:30 pm and 4 pm.
On Sunday May 19th Macculloch Hall Historical Museum welcomes Jonathan Clancy, Director of the American Fine and Decorative Arts program at Sotheby’s Institute of Art in New York. Mr.Clancy will discuss :American Furniture”.
For more information call 973-538-2404 or visit the website www.maccullochhall.org