Laramie: A Memorial Reading
Jun
3
7:00 pm19:00

Laramie: A Memorial Reading

WHO IS MY NEIGHBOR and coLAB Arts, in partnership with Reformed Church of Highland Park and TrueSelves of the Pride Center of NJ present a staged reading of The Laramie Project, featuring professional and community performers from around NJ.

theVOM Story Slam
Sep
14
7:00 pm19:00

theVOM Story Slam

  • Pino's Lounge

Theme TBD! 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.
 


theVOM: Esperanza Community Story Slam
May
18
6:00 pm18:00

theVOM: Esperanza Community Story Slam

  • Las Cazuelas

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.

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. 

theVOM Story Slam: ESCAPE
May
11
7:00 pm19:00

theVOM Story Slam: ESCAPE

  • Pino's Lounge

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.

48-Hour Musicals
Apr
23
6:00 pm18:00

48-Hour Musicals

  • Pino's Lounge

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

litLAB: Writing Workshop
Apr
22
1:00 pm13:00

litLAB: Writing Workshop

  • Rutgers College Avenue Student Center

Open and FREE writing worskhop for the New Brunswick and Rutgers University communities. We'll start developing new work for our summer litLAB Live - Camp Fire edition!

litLAB: Writing Workshop
Mar
25
1:00 pm13:00

litLAB: Writing Workshop

  • College Avenue Student Center

Open and FREE writing worskhop for the New Brunswick and Rutgers University communities. For this meeting, we will continue with writing prompts that forward our discussion on Homelessness.