stART at Crossroads Theater on Tour at Middlesex County College
Nov
11
1:00 PM13:00

stART at Crossroads Theater on Tour at Middlesex County College

Join stART for Mecca Tales

by Rohina Malik

Tells the tale of five Muslim women on the pilgrimage known as the Hajj. When their bus breaks down miles short of their destination, tempers flare and the women are tested in unexpected ways.The Mecca Tales explores the power of ritual and redemption, and what it means to be an American Muslim woman.


Date of Event: Saturday, November 11 (1:00pm – 6:30pm) (Drop off/Pick location:  Dashen Ethiopian Restaurant, 88 Albany Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. We will travel by Bus to Middlesex County College in Edison, NJ.
Locations:  Dashen Ethiopian Restaurant,  and Crossroads Theater Company at Middlesex County College                  
Cost: $5 total!! This includes lunch, transportation, and show ticket.              
Due Date: YOU MUST REGISTER ONLINE BY November 6! Bring Form and Money with you.

REGISTER HERE

DOWNLOAD A PERMISSION FORM HERE

stART is a program in partnership with the New Brunswick Cultural Center and made possible through generous support from Johnson & Johnson. 

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COMIC IN A DAY
Oct
29
7:00 PM19:00

COMIC IN A DAY

Comic in a Day is an annual art-making competition held by coLAB Arts where teams of illustrators and writers work together to create a standard American size comic book of 24 pages, all within the span of 24 hours.

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stART Goes to George Street Playhouse for 'I Love you, You're perfect...'
Oct
15
12:00 PM12:00

stART Goes to George Street Playhouse for 'I Love you, You're perfect...'

Join stART for I love you, You're perfect, Now change.

by Joe DiPietro

Playhouse favorite Joe DiPietro (The Second Mrs. Wilson, Clever Little Lies and The Toxic Avenger) returns with a fresh, new, contemporary look at his record-breaking off-Broadway musical I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change – exclusively for George Street Playhouse patrons! The world of dating has evolved, and this newly revisited musical will tackle modern love in all its forms. From the first date, to marriage, children and the twilight years, I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change follows the arc of relationships in insightful and hilarious ways.


Date of Event: Sunday, October 15 (12:00pm – 5:00pm) (Drop off/Pick location:  371 George St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. We will travel by Rutgers Bus to the playhouse location in New Brunswick. 
Locations:  Indochine Restaurant, and George Street Playhouse                        
Cost: $5 total!! This includes lunch and show ticket.              
Due Date: YOU MUST REGISTER ONLINE BY October 12! Bring Form and Money with you.

REGISTER HERE

DOWNLOAD A PERMISSION FORM HERE

stART is a program in partnership with the New Brunswick Cultural Center and made possible through generous support from Johnson & Johnson. 

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LRWP Water Monitoring Workshop and Story Slam
Sep
18
5:30 PM17:30

LRWP Water Monitoring Workshop and Story Slam

coLAB Arts and Lower Raritan Watershed Partnership will be hosting a free Potluck Picnic! Join us for a water monitoring workshop and community story slam, as part of World Water Monitoring Day. We'll learn more about the Raritan River, how you can participate as a steward of your watershed, and share one of your favorite river stories! 

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theVOM Story Slam
Sep
14
7:00 PM19:00

theVOM Story Slam

Nature Calls! Come prepared to tell your story on stage, unscripted without notes. A personal, true story, that happened to you where you are the central character. Though we love fiction, we're interested in the truth. Your truth. Spill all of the details.
 

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litLAB Live! Campfire Edition
Jul
20
8:00 PM20:00

litLAB Live! Campfire Edition

  • 145 Suydam Street New Brunswick, NJ, 08901 United States (map)
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This event has been postponed to Thursday, July 20 due to inclement weather. We'll see you next week at 8pm!

FREE EVENT! BYOB! S'mores provided! Come join us for a live reading of new original works of literature from the participating writers at litLAB. For the last three months, these artists have been meeting at least once a month to hone their craft and further develop the original pieces they will be reading live tonight.

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theVOM: Esperanza Community Story Slam
May
18
6:00 PM18:00

theVOM: Esperanza Community Story Slam

FREE EVENT! Please join us as we celebrate the unveiling of a new mural designed by the Esperanza Neighborhood, created by Ingrid Morales with support from the New Brunswick High School Art Honor Society. The event will include food, music, and a community story slam, guest hosted by Carolina Moratti with Dusty Ballard and John Keller.

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stART: Intimate Apparel at McCarter Theater
May
13
12:45 PM12:45

stART: Intimate Apparel at McCarter Theater

Join stART for Intimate Apparel

by Pulitzer Prize Winning Author Lynn Nottage

The year is 1905. A young, single African American seamstress is supporting herself by creating exquisite lingerie for wealthy Manhattan clients. When a letter arrives from a stranger, it awakens a desire within her that leads to the love she yearned for, but is nothing like she expected. It is a deeply moving tale of one woman’s discovery of her own empowerment.


Date of Event: Saturday, May 13 (12:45pm – 6:45pm) (Drop off/Pick location Barnes and Noble Bookstore, 100 Somerset Street, New Brunswick. Participants must arrive on time so we don’t miss our train!!            
Locations:  McCarter Theater, Princeton NJ                                 
Cost: $5 for ticket and lunch + $10 for Train Ticket = $15 Total                     
Due Date: YOU MUST REGISTER ONLINE BY MAY 8! Bring Form and Money with you.

REGISTER HERE

DOWNLOAD A PERMISSION FORM HERE

stART is a program in partnership with the New Brunswick Cultural Center and made possible through generous support from Johnson & Johnson. 

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theVOM Story Slam: ESCAPE
May
11
7:00 PM19:00

theVOM Story Slam: ESCAPE

Ever feel like you can't get away? Stuck in a mess? An awkward conversation? A bad date? Ever feel trapped or helpless or in need of a friend to tell you that you're making a poor choice, or in need of the kindness of strangers? Come prepared to tell your story on stage, unscripted without notes. A personal, true story, that happened to you where you are the central character. Though we love fiction, we're interested in the truth. Your truth. Spill all of the details.

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48-Hour Musicals
Apr
23
6:00 PM18:00

48-Hour Musicals

Presented with the Hub City Music Festival. Come check out four new musicals created over one weekend! Teams of writers, directors, and musicians work with actors to create new 15-minute works of musical theater that respond directly to social issues impacting our community. Suggested donation, $10-$20 to benefit Elijah’s Promise

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