Posted: Sunday September 27, 2015, 02:00 PM
Sophia Della Cerra, Lara Ziccardi, Lisabella Della Cerra (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Sunday August 30, 2015, 08:00 AM
Ridgewood Guild presented an outdoor movie screening of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone at Memorial Park at Van Neste Square.
Kids make a pyramid (Photo by Keith Smollin)
Posted: Saturday August 1, 2015, 08:00 AM
The Mahwah Recreation Committee featured an outdoor screening of “Dolphin Tale 2” at Movie Night at Commodore Perry Field.
Aaron Letscher (Exec Prod), Terry Sullivan (Founder Goodwill), Troy Hollar (Prod & Dir), Andy Newberg (Writer), Shannon Sullivan (Founder Goodwill), Stephania Bell (ESPN Cameo) (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday July 2, 2015, 08:00 AM
Ridgewood's Bow Tie Cinemas presented a special screening of the new series “One and Done”, with proceeds benefiting GoodWill Foundation, a Ridgewood-based charity that raises awareness for special needs organizations.
Zoe and Katiya (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Tuesday May 5, 2015, 02:00 PM
The Ridgewood Guild held its fifth annual Film Festival this past weekend, with a premier after party hosted at Ridgewood's Park West Tavern featuring filmmakers and actors who participated in the festival.
Laura Anise, Mary Lagatol. Sara Yuppa (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Saturday March 21, 2015, 08:00 AM
Bibi'z Restaurant & Lounge in Westwood hosted the opening night gala for the 6th annual Green Screen environmental film festival, where guests enjoyed food, organic wine tasting and more, follwed by a movie screening of the film "Musicwood" at Westwood Cinema.
Kayla Vincent, Ellen Drennan, Megan LoCicero, Alexandra Capodicasa, Evan Choe, Denver Chernin (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Tuesday February 24, 2015, 08:00 AM
Pascack Pi-oneers present "First Break" movie fundraiser in partnership with the Westwood Movie Theater, with net proceeds benefiting Make-A-Wish New Jersey.
Christen Downey, Nicole Piescia, Shilpa Trivedi, Annie Hausmann, Laura Piescia (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday February 16, 2015, 07:00 AM
Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation hosted a movie fundraiser at Edgewater Multiplex, featuring a screening of "Fifty Shades of Grey."
Jack, Cara, Lindsay, Julia, Jordan, Jocelyn, Kaitlyn, Olivia, Carly, Sophia, Isabelle (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Tuesday February 10, 2015, 07:00 AM
Westwood Cinemas and Bat Barry's Restaurant teamed up to raise money for the Westwood Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Fund, where children attended a showing of "The Spongebob Movie" at the theater while the adults partook in dinner and drinks at the restaurant next door.
Kim Campbell, Zia, Nancy Lynn (Senior VP of the Gold Foundation) and Rehana Uehling (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Wednesday October 1, 2014, 08:00 AM
Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in Englewood held a sneak preview of the Glen Campbell tour documentary, "Glen Campbell ... I'll Be Me."
Constanza Munos, Asmai Bouhout (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday August 28, 2014, 11:45 AM
The Ridgewood Guild held its "Movie in the Park" night at Van Neste Park this past week. The featured film was "Life of Pi." Attendees brought snacks, picnic blankets and enjoyed an evening with their community.
Bronx Wanderers (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday August 21, 2014, 12:08 PM
Paramus Cultural Arts Council presented its 2014 Terrific Tuesdays Summer concert series at the Paramus Bandshell at the Paramus Public Library, where the doo-wop group The Bronx Wanderers performed for guests.
Andrew, Tyler, Joseph, Julia, Tony Damiano, Gail Mandeli (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday July 31, 2014, 11:30 AM
Ridgewood Guild hosted its 2014 movies in the park, featuing a showing of The Wizard of Oz, along with a costume celebration and more in Van Neste Memorial Park, celebrating the film's 75th anniversary.
Caitlyn Fazio, Anthony Loew, Marilyn Fazio (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Friday July 11, 2014, 10:43 AM
The Borough of Westwood held its summer concert series event, featuring the music of Soul Groove, held at Veteran's Park.
Heather Braverman at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival for the premiere of “Night Has Settled”. Braverman, from Bergen County, stars as the girlfriend of the film’s main character.
Posted: Wednesday May 21, 2014, 03:13 PM
Bergen County resident, Heather Braverman stars in the new movie, “Night Has Settled,” directed by Steve Clark, which features Braverman as Lila, the girlfriend of the film’s main character, Oliver Nicholas. “Night Has Settled” was shown at the SOHO Film Festival on Sunday, May 18. The indie film premiered at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival and Palm Beach International Film Festival.
Sharon Simoncini, Danny Aiello and Mary Leale (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Tuesday April 29, 2014, 02:14 PM
Ridgewood Guild Film Festival - second night featuring special guest Danny Aiello (Godfather II, Moonstruck, Do The Right Thing)
First-time filmmaker Lisa Scafuro, a Saddle River native, spearheaded the making of The Vision of Paolo Soleri: Prophet in the Desert – becoming the film's producer, writer, director and editor. (Photo courtesy of Mona Lisa Film Productions)
Posted: Wednesday April 16, 2014, 03:02 PM
While persistence and perseverance were key in the making of Saddle River native Lisa Scafuro's documentary The Vision of Paolo Soleri: Prophet in the Desert, she's quick to admit that fate played a part as well.
Filmmaking concept scene with dramatic lighting
Posted: Thursday March 27, 2014, 03:01 PM
From the era of the silents to the surround-sound blockbusters of today, Bergen's varied landscapes have offered filmmakers many diverse backdrops for staging their films. Here is a town-by-town roundup of feature-length motion pictures (as of 2007) guaranteed to peak curiosity and encourage a few DVD rentals.
Samantha and Jessica (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday March 26, 2014, 08:05 AM
Ho-Ho-Kus resident and film producer Michael Gray hosted a private screening of his new movie, "A Birder's Guide to Everything," staring Sir Ben Kingsley, yesterday at Westfield Garden State Plaza in Paramus.
Joey Travolta, an Englewood native, was back in Bergen for a film camp he was holding in association with Marble Jam. Travolta is seen here at Baumgart's in Englewood.
Posted: Wednesday August 10, 2011, 01:58 PM
Joey Travolta has enjoyed success as an actor, producer, writer, singer and special education teacher, but he takes his greatest pleasure in his role as creative director of Inclusion Films. The...
Glenn Allen in his Brooklyn studio, Brainstorm Digital, where he's created visual effects for more than 30 films, including Burn After Reading, Duplicity, Cinderella Man, Julie and Julia and Frost/Nixon.
Posted: Wednesday August 10, 2011, 01:39 PM
Behind the scenes with visual effects superstar Glenn Allen of Cresskill
Local singer Mackenzie Fernandez performs with Sofia Torres at Leonia Public Library on July 13. (Photo by Christopher Trento)
Posted: Thursday July 26, 2012, 01:30 PM
Live musical performances were able to draw a crowd to the front of the Leonia Public Library.
Tenafly filmmaker Vic Losick, center, interviews student Matthew LaClair for his documentary "In God We Teach."
Posted: Thursday September 8, 2011, 09:04 AM
Odd thing, public opinion. Different publics have different opinions — and the winner of a debate can depend on the arena where it takes place.
In this film image released by The Weinstein Company, a scene is shown from "Undefeated."
Posted: Tuesday February 21, 2012, 12:05 AM
English may have been Glen Zipper’s favorite subject at Fort Lee High School, but it could be a football documentary that earns the 39-year-old retired attorney an Academy Award.
Ken Spooner, middle right, with Montclair Professor Steve McCarthy, center, poses with members of the Spiritus Mundi on the steps of the Al Hussein Performing Arts Center in the courtyard. (Photo courtesy of Ken Spooner)
Posted: Thursday January 31, 2013, 12:51 AM
Inside a tidy orphanage with a spacious play area and a well-stocked kitchen in a rundown neighborhood in southern Amman, Jordan, River Vale filmmaker Ken Spooner and crew members of Montclair State...
Actress Mira Sorvino poses for a portrait during the 36th Toronto International Film Festival on in 2011. (AP Photo)
Posted: Friday August 31, 2012, 11:22 AM
Oscar winner and Tenafly native Mira Sorvino shares stories about Bergen and starring in Union Square
Wendy Federman; Keith Richard Griffiths; Meredith Bennett.
Posted: Sunday April 14, 2013, 09:57 AM
A Broadway producer, a Broadway actor, an Emmy Award-winning editor, a television producer, a painter, two documentary filmmakers and a television actor are among the established and upcoming artists who will be ones to watch in the coming months. Whether they're topping the TV ratings or the Tony Awards, each of these accomplished individuals represents a singular and strong voice for the arts.
Daisy and Charlie Tahan on set at the Porch Light Theater in Glen Rock. Daisy stars as Samantha Focker in "Little Fockers," opening Wednesday.
Posted: Saturday January 1, 2011, 01:30 AM
Daisy Tahan, 8, of Glen Rock, follows in her brother's footsteps starring in "Little Fockers."
Actress Mira Sorvino stars in the film "Union Square."  (AP Photo/Carlo Allegri)
Posted: Wednesday July 18, 2012, 11:34 AM
Tenafly's Oscar-winning Mira Sorvino appears in low-budget film, "Union Square"
Photo by Vince Ricardel
Posted: Tuesday April 3, 2012, 02:37 PM
Music legend George Benson reminisces about life in Englewood and Tenafly.
Charlie Tahan
Posted: Monday October 8, 2012, 11:50 AM
At 14, Charlie Tahan, a Glen Rock High School freshman, has already acted under two of the greatest directors of our time.
Anthony Carrino (HGTV’s America’s Most Desperate Kitchens, Kitchen Cousins, Cousins on Call and Cousins Undercover), Jo Rausch, Jenn Colaneri and John Colaneri (HGTV’s America’s Most Desperate Kitchens, Kitchen Cousins, Cousins on Call and Cousins Undercover) (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Thursday June 25, 2015, 09:30 AM
Bergen County first cousins and HGTV stars Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri hosted a series premiere party for their new show “America’s Most Desperate Kitchens” at their restaurant, Carrino Provisions, in Jersey City.
Dora the Explorer and Friends greet fans at Garden State Plaza (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Thursday October 30, 2014, 11:00 AM
Westfield Garden State Plaza hosted a special meet and greet event with Dora and Friends in Paramus, where guests had the opportunity to meet the stars of the hit kids' TV show, take photos, and participate in other fun mall activities.
Danielle Pagani, Adrienne Brown, Nancy Damato and Pat Pagani (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Monday September 8, 2014, 02:33 PM
To help finish the fight against cancer and support the grassroots movement Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), volunteer organizers of the American Cancer Society hosted a viewing party for the Stand Up To Cancer primetime special at Koko FitClub in Franklin Lakes.
Andrea, Vicky and Demitra with Jason Priestly (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Thursday May 8, 2014, 03:20 PM
Beverly Hills, 90210 star Jason Priestly visited fans at Bookends Bookstore in Ridgewood on Wednesday to sign copies of his new self-titled memoir.
Choir and Constantine Maroulis (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday April 30, 2014, 02:18 PM
Eisenhower Middle School in Wyckoff hosted its 50th anniversary assembly with special guest Constantine Maroulis from American Idol.
Lisa Mateo of the PIX Morning News.
Posted: Tuesday September 4, 2012, 10:20 AM
PIX Morning News anchor and Leonia native Lisa Mateo finds adventure in live television.
Bergen County Academies will face the Saint Joseph High School team in the NJ Finals match of MSG Varsity’s "The Challenge," airing June 10 at 5:30 p.m. exclusively on MSG Varsity. Pictured on the set are Evelyn Rios (academic advisor), Joseph Wiegartner, Joshua Blecher-Cohen (team captain), host Jared Cotter, Stephanie Yuen, Michael Sun and Daniel Rozel. (Photo by Courtney Egglinger)
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 01:24 PM
After dominating every school they have faced, the academic team from Bergen County Academies will compete in the upcoming “New Jersey Finals” match of MSG Varsity’s award-winning TV quiz show "The Challenge."
Posted: Monday July 2, 2012, 03:05 PM
Hasbrouck Heights native Jay Seals finds his place in Hollywood.
Twins Nadiya, left, and Natalie Anderson face a “speed bump” in the two-hour finale. They finished fourth.
Posted: Tuesday December 11, 2012, 11:22 AM
Twins Nadiya and Natalie Anderson did not win "The Amazing Race" — the gay partners known as the Beekman Boys did — but the 26-year-old sisters, who live together in Edgewater, did make it to the final four in Sunday night's finale. And they learned some life lessons.
The Larkin Dance Team (In no specific order) Lacey Larkin, Amanda Scerbo, Kelsey Austin, Emily Trinkler, Jackie Poulis, Tyler Glovin, Katherine Hansen, Caroline Kim, Nathan Bray, Ashley Ferraro, Jordana Peskin, Sara Sepulveda, Iliiana Gravina, Nicole Vilardo, Alfred Lockhart, Skylar Flaherty, ALexa Gambuti, Samantha Jankowitz, Carly Blaney, Molly Martel. (Photo by Hildi Borkowski)
Posted: Monday April 9, 2012, 03:10 PM
The dedication of this group of students, known as The Larkin Dancers, caught the attention of MSG Varsity this year, a television network that showcases high school sports, academics and other activities in the tri-state area.
Edgewater's Harris Faulkner of Fox News
Posted: Saturday January 12, 2013, 08:30 AM
Weekend warrior Harris Faulkner shares her experiences from Fox News and life in Edgewater.
Becky Quick, co-anchor of CNBC's pre-market news and talk program, Squawk Box.
Posted: Monday July 11, 2011, 12:10 AM
Business news is more vital than ever, says Becky Quick, as people must realize what they're up against in this challenging economy. "My 401K has been plummeting, and there's a tendency to not even...
What's fun and games for others is all in a day's work for O'Donoghue – here at the Nick booth at Comic Con convention. (Photo courtesy of Nickelodeon)
Posted: Monday September 10, 2012, 02:50 PM
Nickelodeon exec, Rutherford native and mother of five knows what kids like.
"When I was 10, I begged my parents to let me audition for Annie. My mom finally said OK, just to keep me quiet."
Posted: Thursday February 23, 2012, 04:32 PM
Giving talented teens and 20-somethings a leg up is the inspiration behind Full Circle Talent Group, the newly formed partnership between Emmy-winning actress and Mahwah resident Martha Byrne and...
Jordan Hembrouhgh, toy collector and host of The Travel Channel's Toy Hunter. (Photo by Anne-Marie Caruso)
Posted: Thursday October 4, 2012, 02:56 PM
Ridgewood's Toy Hunter Jordan Hembrough finds the fun in toy treasures.
Teaneck resident Anthony Laciura, actor on HBO series Boardwalk Empire, and retired MET tenor, will be honored at this year's Teaneck Chamber of Commerce Community Service Awards Dinner.
Posted: Thursday October 20, 2011, 09:19 AM
Anthony Laciura to receive award at Chamber dinner.
Englewood’s Dr. Jennifer Ashton
Posted: Thursday November 3, 2011, 10:27 AM
Englewood’s Dr. Jennifer Ashton has joined the team of ABC’s “The Revolution,” a new daily show about health and lifestyle transformations, debuting in January 2012.
(AP File Photo)
Posted: Wednesday April 4, 2012, 01:57 PM
In the 100 years since the Titanic went down, its story has been spun 100 ways: as a saga of class warfare, a heroic tale of noblesse oblige, an elegy for the end of an era, a sermon about man's pride.
Sabrina Tiflinsky, Jessica Munoz, Miriam Sorkin, Adina Barbara, Yanina Torosian and Danielle Murphy. (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Tuesday January 29, 2013, 12:33 AM
The new reality TV show "Built" held its series premiere party at Serafina restaurant in Wyckoff.
Cliffside Park's Donovan Patton.
Posted: Thursday April 4, 2013, 02:39 PM
If you have a child who grew up watching Nickelodeon, you're sure to recognize actor Donovan Patton, who played Joe, the only human character on the popular animated series Blue's Clues, from 2002 to 2006.
Upper Saddle River resident Ethan Weinberg, a senior at Dartmouth College, will be performing with Aires, an a cappella group, at 8 p.m. on Sept. 26 on the NBC television program "The Sing-Off." Above, Weinberg, third from the right, and the Aires on "The Sing Off."
Posted: Friday September 23, 2011, 12:57 AM
Ethan Weinberg performing this season on NBC's "The Sing Off."
Joyce and Julie Jou's Bijou Bridal shop in Paramus outfits "Jersey Brides" on TLC.
Posted: Thursday November 15, 2012, 01:14 PM
After six years in the bridal business, Bijou Bridal owners Joyce and Julie Jou have pretty much seen it all. Epic bride temper tantrums. A father threatening to throw a punch because he's not allowed into the fitting area. A bride bringing 28 people along to offer their opinions on her dress.
Boom  Operator, Mike Storey captures members of the Northern Valley Regional High School  football team's chant in Demarest.  Part of the team was filmed for a  commercial for the MSG Varsity network on Tuesday.  The commercial, which will premiere Friday night at 7pm is part of a set of advertisements under the banner, 'When one of us wins we all win'.  The commercials link how a community gets involved in high school events.  The advertisement will run through the end of the calendar year.  A commercial filmed earlier in the day involved the schools soccer team. Tuesday, August 23, 2011.   
Posted: Thursday August 25, 2011, 03:40 PM
The football team at Northern Valley Regional High School in Demarest were filmed this past Tuesday for a commercial on the MSG Varsity network.
Tammy Dunwoody, the owner of The Art of Cake in Oradell, recently appeared on The Martha Stewart Show to display a few of her creative confections. Her cakes included a recreation of a vintage suitcase cake Dunwoody had made for Bob Hope’s family for the dedication of The Bob Hope Memorial Library at Ellis Island.
Posted: Wednesday July 20, 2011, 01:16 PM
Tammy Dunwoody, the owner of The Art of Cake in Oradell, recently appeared on The Martha Stewart Show to display a few of her creative confections.
Actor and director Geoffrey Cantor (Anne-Marie Caruso)
Posted: Friday December 9, 2011, 09:40 AM
Actor Geoffrey Cantor reflects on life in Ramsey and teaching young actors.
Bergen's Heather Braverman is working to carve her niche in the world of entertainment.
Posted: Wednesday September 14, 2011, 04:21 PM
Bergen's Heather Braverman is working to carve her niche in the world of entertainment.
Martha MacCallum chats with co-host Bill Hemmer on 'America's Newsroom.'
Posted: Friday December 9, 2011, 10:15 AM
Fox News personality Martha MacCallum and her family dress to the nines.
Meredith Levande. (Photo courtesy of Meredith Levande)
Posted: Wednesday November 7, 2012, 11:04 AM
Singer, songwriter and performer from Fair Lawn is a PBS rock star.
Englewood’s Dr. Jennifer Ashton.
Posted: Monday January 16, 2012, 10:28 AM
Englewood's Dr. Jennifer Ashton begins her new show, "The Revolution," today
Jainka Patel, Metta Patel, Harrison Rieta (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Sunday September 6, 2015, 08:00 AM
The Owl Pub at Rivara’s Restaurant in Fair lawn hosted an Acoustic Jam Night.
Bea, Nick, Celene (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday September 2, 2015, 08:00 AM
The Shannon Rose in Ramsey held its final “Rock the Patio” event of the year, featuring live music, chef-inspired pub fare and more.
Emma and Grace Whitney (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Tuesday September 1, 2015, 12:15 PM
Ridgewood Guild held the season finale for their “Music in the Night” series, featuring local artists performing in downtown Ridgewood.
Elise Testone with some of her fans (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Sunday August 30, 2015, 08:00 AM
Mexicali Live hosted a musical performance by “American Idol” finalist Elise Testone.
Toni, Kristin, Kim, Chris, Ryan, Bill, Nicole and Lisa (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Monday August 17, 2015, 11:00 AM
Thousands of country music fans flocked to MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford for Kenny Chesney’s “The Big Revival Tour” and Jason Aldean’s “The Burn It Down Tour.”
Syd Silodur, Zack Kressaty, Divya DaSani (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday August 17, 2015, 08:00 AM
Maranatha Church of the Nazarene in Paramus held a rock coffee house, featuring bands Lunitic Fringe, UnDead, After the Burn and Flathead Sky.
Marybeth Vero, Giovanna Battaglia with Lucine Debany (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Monday August 10, 2015, 08:00 AM
Benzel-Busch held its 2015 concert series, featuring Chris Botti at Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in Englewood.
The Cooper family: Gavin, Paige, Laura and Brynne (Photo by Robert Pytel)
Posted: Saturday August 8, 2015, 10:30 AM
The Real Diamond, a Neil Diamond tribute band, performed at Veterans’ Memorial Park in Westwood as part of the borough’s summer concert series.
Kelly, Elizabeth, Gigi, Shannon (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Thursday August 6, 2015, 08:00 AM
One Direction performed at MetLife Stadium as part of their “On The Road Again Tour 2015,” where thousands of fans came to see the pop quartet along with Icona Pop.
Dyian Bitensky, Michaela Hebbeler, Bridget McCoralo, Nicolette Donato, Michelle DiMaria (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Friday July 24, 2015, 02:00 PM
Bobby and the Jets, an Elton John tribute band, performed at Ramapo Bandshell in Ramsey.
Alexis Rolnick, Heather Hunt (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Tuesday July 21, 2015, 08:00 AM
Westwood hosted summer concert series featuring Danny V's 52nd Street Band at Veteran’s Park.
Jessie's Girl (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday July 20, 2015, 08:00 AM
Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) hosted a “Back to the Eighties” concert in Englewood, featuring the band Jessie’s Girl.
Joe Cairl, Alyssa LeClair, Delany Parker, Michael Hajjar, Brian Hajjar, Lauren Krauss, Josh Greenblatt, Joe Conceison, Emma Davis and Sarah Merten (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Tuesday May 26, 2015, 10:00 AM
54 Below, Broadway's Supper Club, presented Bergen County’s Michael & Brian Hajjar in "Hajjar Hooligans."
Angelique Phillips, Alison Holzberg Kenny, Melinai Garcia (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday April 1, 2015, 02:15 PM
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades Thurnauer School of Music held its annual "The Gift of Music" benefit concert at Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in Englewood. The evening featured performances by violinist Vadim Gluzman, pianist Angela Yoffe, and the Thurnauer School of Music.
Jeena Lee and June Lee (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Tuesday March 31, 2015, 12:00 PM
Benzel-Busch Motor Car Corp. hosted a concert event at Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in Englewood, featuring violinist Joshua Bell with pianist Sam Haywood.
Ja'neil Humphrey; Pamela Humphrey (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Monday February 23, 2015, 07:30 AM
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center held its fifth annual Heart & Soul Music Fest at the hospital's Ferolie Gallery, featuring a special evening of information, culture and community in celebration of American Heart Month and Black History Month, honoring Eddie R. Hadden, Esq.
St. Paul's Choir School (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Thursday February 12, 2015, 02:30 PM
St. Paul's Church in Englewood celebrated their 150th anniversary with a Mardi Gras concert and supper, featuring members of the St. Paul's Choirs along with local musicians.
Highland Voices: (front) Claudia Miesner, Henna Tawari, Mariela Genao, Alex Noncarrow, Ava Kaplan, Maddi Decker. (back) Blue Carl, Andrew Impomeni, Vanessa Taraboccia, John Greenberg, Neftali Genao, Bryce Sherlow, Dan McEntee, Philip Pericelli (Photo by Marion Brown)
Posted: Tuesday January 27, 2015, 01:30 PM
Northern Highlands Regional High School in Allendale hosted the 2015 Northeast Semifinal International Championship of High School A Cappella (ICHSA) concert, where 11 groups from eight high schools competed in the sectional competition.
Judy Aronson, Omarr Kaba and Jacob Seeger (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Monday January 19, 2015, 07:00 AM
The 10th annual Englewood Idol singing competition was held at Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC). The contest featured performances by contestants as well as the Englewood’s Best Dance Crew contest. The show also served as a fundraiser for the Dr. John Grieco Scholarship Fund.
Pat Hensley; Marc Cantor; Dru Pierce (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Thursday January 15, 2015, 08:00 AM
Temple Israel held a cabaret night as part of its "Music at Temple Israel" season.
Sherma Andrews, Valerie Gonzalez (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday January 12, 2015, 12:47 PM
The Ridgewood Friends of Music Concert took place at George Washington Middle School. The annual concert raised money to support music programs in Ridgewood’s public schools. The concert featured Ridgewood school music faculty and local professionals.
Lisa Holt, Darryl DMC McDaniels and Tim Holt (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Monday December 22, 2014, 01:50 PM
Children's Aid and Family Services presented "Walk This Way," a night of live music, food and charity featuring Darryl "D.M.C." Matthews McDaniels of Run–D.M.C., the students of the Waldwick School of Rock, and a very special guest performance by Ours featuring Jimmy Gnecco and Static.
Sarah McGowen, Jess Cyrgalis, Amy Aupperle, Megan Mackie (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday December 22, 2014, 11:15 AM
LifeSpeed performed at Tommy Fox's Public House in Bergenfield for the annual Festivus Party Spectacular.
Event vendors Sanora Lee (158 Backdorr), Judith Howell (Creations by Judith), Nancy Lanzilotti (Bella Ancora Design), Joanne English Rollieson (event coordinator) (Photo by Robert Pytel)
Posted: Wednesday December 17, 2014, 08:00 AM
Gilda's Club Northern New Jersey in Hackensack hosted its 2014 Holiday Evening of Jazz & Gospel, featuring holiday boutique shopping, food tasting and raffle drawings.
(Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Wednesday October 15, 2014, 08:00 AM
The Midland Park High School Performing Arts Parents hosted the 2014 "Music in the Park XVII" event at Indian Hills High School in Oakland, where Midland Park High School marching band performed its “Journey Behind the Door” show in exhibition and other high school marching bands from across the county participated in a competition.
Tony Landa; Jennifer Landa; Mary Ann Uzzi; Laura Uzzi; John A. Uzzi; (front) John Joseph Landa (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Sunday October 5, 2014, 12:30 PM
American Red Cross North Jersey Region held its 31st Anniversary World Class Jazz Concert & Brunch at Indian Trail Club in Franklin Lakes.
Ariana, Alex, Moya, Mikaela, Maddie (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Saturday September 27, 2014, 08:00 AM
Glen Rock Education Foundation held its second annual Rock House event, where youth bands performed at the Ridgewood Elks Lodge to help promote Glen Rock musicians and benefit the GREF.
Jessica, Leo (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Sunday September 7, 2014, 11:45 AM
Westwood Community Band performed at Veterans Park in Westwood during Labor Day weekend for their summer season finale concert, performing their "greatest hits" for all to enjoy.
Larry Stevens playing next to Dan and Gayle Curbello (Photo by Anja Mutschin)
Posted: Friday August 29, 2014, 11:56 AM
Hillsdale hosted the final concert in its 2014 summer concert series, featuring a performance by the Larry Stevens Band, hosted at Veterans Park in Hillsdale.
Megan Barron, Kate Ross, Megan Falcone are ready to enjoy the play (Photo by Charlene Wisnewski)
Posted: Wednesday July 22, 2015, 11:00 AM
Ridgewood hosted its “Shakespeare in the Park” event at Memorial Park at Van Neste Square.
Alex Stokes, Wendy Federman, Lori Stokes (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday June 11, 2015, 03:15 PM
Broadway producer Wendy Federman hosted a private party in Alpine to celebrate this year’s Tony Awards, recognizing her win for “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” for Best Play. Federman had six total nominations for her productions this year alone.
Charlie, Shania, Daniel (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Friday May 1, 2015, 06:00 PM
Students from the 5th grade class of Dwight-Englewood school performed their self-written original opera.
Jack Hysop, Anne Rafferty, Celine Rafferty, Una Rafferty, Hannah Smith and Camryn Bolkin (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Monday January 26, 2015, 02:15 PM
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades in Tenafly hosted a performance of “Sleeping Beauty,” an opera written, produced and directed by Benjamin Wenzelberg.
Cast of "Pippin" (Photo by Marion Brown)
Posted: Sunday January 25, 2015, 01:00 PM
Ridgewood High School’s New Players Company performed for their annual theater concert, featuring a number of plays and musicals.
Valaria Sandi, Emma Battle and Isabel Algrant (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Thursday January 15, 2015, 11:00 AM
Dwight-Englewood School held their annual Student-Directed One Acts at Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in downtown Englewood.
Maddie Basirico from Glen Rock, Nicholas Kassoy from Glen Rock, Christian Healey from Fair Lawn and Jack White from Glen Rock (Photo by Keith Smollin)
Posted: Wednesday July 23, 2014, 08:00 AM
Ridgewood Chamber of Commerce sponsored the 2014 Shakespeare in the Park event, where Porch Light Productions and From the Top Music Studio performed the play "Twelfth Night" in the third annual event.
Lydia and Aiden Uhrich (McVey neighbors) were at the concert (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Friday July 11, 2014, 08:00 AM
The McVey family performed in Ridgewood at the Kasschau Memorial Shell, bringing their Broadway experience to the crowds with show tunes.
The eight brides (Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Thursday April 10, 2014, 11:18 AM
Gerrard Berman Day School presented its original production, “Far Out Folk Tales,” featuring retellings of classic stories, held at YMCA in Wayne.
Amanda Steen, Alane Steinacker, Sandy Bushnell (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday February 6, 2014, 01:38 PM
Ridgewood High School parents performed at the annual Jamboree 2014 musical production to raise money for scholarships for Ridgewood High School seniors.
Rob McClure and Wendy Federman. (Staff photos)
Posted: Friday May 31, 2013, 02:15 PM
Rob McClure, a graduate of New Milford High School, was nominated for Best Actor in a Musical for "Chaplin" at yesterday's Tony Award Nominations. Broadway producer and Alpine resident Wendy Federman also took home four nominations at the luncheon.
First Grade Boys were the Men in Black Galaxy Defenders.
Posted: Tuesday April 10, 2012, 03:15 PM
Hamilton School of Glen Rock showed its "True Colors" last month with their 10th annual school musical, performed by students in Kindergarten through 5th grade.
Fox Studios in Fort Lee, 1914. (Photos courtesy of the Fort Lee Film Commission)
Posted: Tuesday May 15, 2012, 01:03 PM
Movie comedy celebrates the 100th year of its birth -- in Fort Lee
Adam Loren Jacobs; Elizabeth Stanley; Alexander Diaz; Kelli Rabke Agresta; Joy Hermalyn (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Monday December 10, 2012, 12:14 AM
Bergen Performing Arts Center presents Beyond the Storm, a relief concert to benefit the victims of Hurricane Sandy, featuring performances by Broadway stars and local talent.
Kenny Vanover; Melissa Fletcher; Luke Vanover. (Photo: Eugene Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Wednesday August 21, 2013, 01:44 PM
Fort Lee Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs presented Shakespeare in the Park, where Hudson Shakespeare Company performed Macbeth by William Shakespeare at Monument Park in Fort Lee.
Assistant stage manager Carly Frommer with stage crew Sophie Levine, Julia Taub, Eve Lang, Sera Gungor and Dylan Seu. (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Saturday May 4, 2013, 07:55 AM
Fifth grade students at Dwight-Englewood School performed the original opera "Mistaken Word" this past Thursday, which they wrote, produced and planned over the course of the school year.
Constantine Maroulis parlayed his sixth-place finish on Season 4 of "American Idol" into a career in musical theater.
Posted: Wednesday April 10, 2013, 11:02 AM
The Wyckoff native gained fame on "American Idol"
Jennifer Hope Wills (Broadway's Beauty and the Beast and The Phantom of the Opera), Sam Scalamoni (Artistic Director at Skyline Theatre Company) and Leenya Rideout (Broadway's Cabaret and War Horse). (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Tuesday April 9, 2013, 01:30 PM
The Skyline Theatre Company presented their Concert Of Stars gala at the Fair Lawn Community Center.
Chris Cheeseman; Maria Ganowski; Caroline Leary; Chris Farrell; Emma Coniglio; Joe Murphy. (Photo by Eugene Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Monday February 4, 2013, 02:02 PM
St. Joseph Regional High School presented the play Dirty Rotten Scoundrels to benefit the St. Joseph Regional Performing Arts Program.
BergenPAC chairman Edmondo Schwartz stands in the 1,350-seat theater in Englewood. Schwartz hopes bergenPAC will host 250 events next year. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Wednesday September 19, 2012, 01:20 PM
Board chairman Edmondo Schwartz reaffirms bergenPAC's financial footing and looks toward a bright future.
Tenafly Community Charter School Theater Camp staffer Miss Kim applies "chocolate" to the face of 8-year old Mikey Quinn playing the role of Augustus Gloop. (Photo by Laura Johnston)
Posted: Monday August 13, 2012, 01:45 PM
The first ever Teaneck Community Charter School Theater Camp put on a one-night performance of "Rald Dahl's Willy Wonka KIDS."
Broadway actress Christiane Noll at her Maplewood Home.
Posted: Friday July 15, 2011, 01:22 PM
The many talents of Broadway, concert and caberet performer Christiane Noll
Alec Hoffman; Madison Gagnon; Leila Mosteika; Mia Sacks. (Photo by Eugene Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Saturday May 5, 2012, 08:25 AM
Dwight-Englewood School students held their OWN opera this past week.
"America" (Photo by Kevin Riley)
Posted: Tuesday March 27, 2012, 02:15 PM
Ridgefield Park High School's production of West Side Story.
Photo courtesy Full Circle Talent/Suzanne Curry
Posted: Thursday February 23, 2012, 04:33 PM
Mahwah's Martha Byrne will be performing off-Broadway to help raise awareness and funds for children battling cancer and other deadly diseases.
Posted: Wednesday February 8, 2012, 11:06 AM
Jarrod Spector, who plays Frankie Valli in Jersey Boys, is bringing his solo show to Ramapo College.
Marilyn Katz; Stuart Noorily; Andrew Fell; Meryl Fell; All Rocco; Carolyn Rocco (Photo by Bob King)
Posted: Tuesday November 4, 2014, 01:30 PM
Gilda’s Club Northern New Jersey held its Laugh Out Loud 5 event at Bergen County Academies in Hackensack, where big names in comedy came to entertain crowds of guests.
Alyssa Beasley; Connie Green; Cassandra Damis (Photo by Seth Litrofff)
Posted: Wednesday March 26, 2014, 10:38 AM
The Volunteer Center of Bergen County hosted its 2014 Comedy Night fundraising event at Bananas Comedy Club in Hasbrouck Heights.
Carol, Ray and Megan McGill with Lindsay and Brian Vanderbeek (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Wednesday March 19, 2014, 03:22 PM
The Green Beret Foundation held its 2014 Night of Comedy at Mexicali Live in Teaneck in honor of SSG Timothy McGill, featuring comedians Ryan Maher, Tom Cotter, Jon Fisch and Moody McCarthy.
Kathy Friese; Curtis Kay; Dominic Grasso; Patty Grasso (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Friday January 24, 2014, 01:27 PM
Closter Chamber of Commerce held its 2014 Winter Meet, Greet & Laugh night at the Closter Elks Club, featuring guest comedian Uncle Floyd.
Brooke Shields (Actress/Model/Event Host) and the Studio L Dancers (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Monday November 4, 2013, 01:54 PM
Gilda's Club Northern New Jersey held Still Laughing, A Comedy Tribute to Gilda Radner, at Bergen County Academies in Hackensack on Sunday night.
Diana Schwaeble and Jessica Rosero (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Monday October 7, 2013, 03:48 PM
The final night of the 2013 Hoboken Comedy Festival was held at Pilsener Haus & Biergarten on Sunday, headlined by Hoboken’s own Artie Lange.
Liz Stiles and Nicole Ferraro. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Wednesday September 11, 2013, 03:38 PM
Legendary comedian Billy Crystal was greeting by hundreds of fans when he stopped by Bookends in Ridgewood to promote and sign copies of his new book, “Still Foolin’ ‘Em”
Susan and Sam Davis with Angela Tront. (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Thursday May 9, 2013, 08:00 AM
Gilda’s Club Northern New Jersey held its 4th Annual Laugh Out Loud Comedy Fundraiser at Bergen Performing Arts Center in Englewood, where Colin Quinn and Buddy Fitzpatrick performed their comedy routines.
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld helps Chris Rock into his 1968 Lamborghini Miura at Allendale Eats after filming an episode of 'Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee.(Photo by Adam Keeble)
Posted: Wednesday April 10, 2013, 08:08 AM
Two famous comedians filmed a show in town recently.
Kelli Kim and Sylvia Chey (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Sunday March 24, 2013, 08:30 AM
Bananas Comedy Club in Hasbrouck Heights hosted A Night of Comedy to benefit the Volunteer Center of Bergen County
Linda Lundblade; Margaret Dambrosio; Josephine DeGennaro; Roe Carr. (Photo: Eugene Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Tuesday March 19, 2013, 03:55 PM
Junior League of Bergen County held its Chuckles for Charity comedy benefit at Bananas Comedy Club in Hasbrouck Heights
Mary Rossi; Tess Wilson; Kimberly Ottaway (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Wednesday January 30, 2013, 11:38 AM
REED Academy held their Fourth Annual Comedy for a Cause event, a night of laughter to benefit autism education.
Valerie, Robert Kelly and Janet. (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Monday January 14, 2013, 11:44 AM
Comedian Robert Kelly performed his standup routine at Bananas Comedy Club in Hasbrouck Heights.
Amy, Jay Mohr, and Carolann. (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Monday November 26, 2012, 11:35 AM
Actor and comedian Jay Mohr performed at Bananas Comedy Club in Hasbrouck Heights to dish out the laughs.
Klara Lewin & Tom Papa. (Photo by Eugene Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Saturday January 21, 2012, 06:54 AM
Tom Papa, originally from Park Ridge and one-time Woodcliff Lake resident, performed at Banana's Comedy Club in Hasbrouck Heights last night.
Festival co-founder Maysoon Zayid performs at the Fourth Annual New York Arab-American Comedy Festival Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2006 at the Gotham Comedy Club in New York. At the festival, which kicked off Tuesday, Nov. 14,  everything from airport security measures to traditionally-minded parents provided material for jokes. (AP Photo/Gary He)
Posted: Wednesday July 6, 2011, 01:54 PM
Stand-up comic Maysoon Zayid is breaking down barriers for the Arab, Muslim and disabled communities.
Actor/comedian Robert Wuhl preforms his one man show "Assume the Position . . . with Mr. Wuhl" at the 12th annual US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colo., Friday, March 10, 2006. (AP Photo/E Pablo Kosmicki)
Posted: Wednesday July 6, 2011, 01:13 PM
Robert Wuhl performs his comedy special "Assume the Position" this Saturday at bergenPAC in Englewood.
Demarest's Esther Goodhart laughs about life as a Korean-Jewish comedienne.
Posted: Wednesday July 4, 2012, 03:00 PM
Demarest's Esther Goodhart laughs about life as a Korean-Jewish comedienne.
Back Row L to R Melissa Kelly, Joseph Kelly Jr, Julie Johnson, Front Row L to R Alanna Arenstein, Mary Rosenberg, Kathy Grossman, Matt Grossman. (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday May 14, 2012, 04:05 PM
Barnert Temple held its "Comedy with A Cause" fundraiser in Franklin Lakes this past weekend.
Bill Maher has parlayed his stand-up comedy career into successful talk shows like Politically Incorrect and his popular Real Time with Bill Maher for HBO.
Posted: Wednesday May 2, 2012, 02:47 PM
River Vale native and comedian Bill Maher gets real.
Andrew Dice Clay is taking his brand of raunch on the road.
Posted: Thursday April 26, 2012, 11:43 AM
Coming to bergenPAC on Friday, Dice Clay builds on his vegas gig.
Tommy Davidson and Jennifer Mazzura. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Sunday March 4, 2012, 05:20 AM
Tommy Davidson, one of the original cast members of the hit show "In Living Color" and the laugh-out-loud film Booty Call, brought his stand up act to Bananas Comedy Club in Hasbrouck Heights this past weekend.
Posted: Saturday February 18, 2012, 01:39 PM
Boyz II Men, Eddie Money and Regis all coming to bergenPAC in May.
Howie Mandel. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday February 10, 2012, 02:30 PM
Howie Mandel, host of the hit show “Deal or No Deal” and judge on “America’s Got Talent," brought his stand-up act to the bergenPAC in Englewood last night.
Adam Ferrara
Posted: Thursday January 26, 2012, 11:53 AM
Adam Ferrara switches easily between stand-up comedian and hot-rod tester on The History Channel's "Top Gear." Catch him riff on relationships, family and more at Bananas Comedy Club.
Joan Rivers. Gilda's Club Northern New Jersey holds Laugh Out Loud (LOL) comedy event featuring Joan Rivers. (Photo by Eugene Parciasepe Jr.)
Posted: Friday July 15, 2011, 11:27 AM
Gilda's Club Northern New Jersey held their Laugh Out Loud (LOL) comedy event last night featuring Emmy Award-winning comedian, TV personality and actress, Joan Rivers.
Bill Engvall made his name on the Blue Collar Comedy Tours, but he's not really a redneck.WHO: Bill Engvall.
Posted: Tuesday January 17, 2012, 10:46 AM
Engvall, coming to bergenPAC this week, describes himself as more a "hippie cowboy" than a good ol' boy. He lives in Hollywood, for heaven's sake. And he drives a 1977 VW van.
Tom Papa performed as headliner at REED Academy's Cancer for a Cause.
Posted: Friday November 11, 2011, 03:00 PM
REED Academy threw its annual Comedy for a Cause event on Tuesday, Nov. 8.
Wanda Sykes comes to Englewood Oct. 13.
Posted: Thursday October 6, 2011, 04:03 PM
Wanda Sykes will visit bergenPAC Oct. 13. The comedian isn't shy talking about politics or her personal life - which includes twin 2-year-olds with her wife.
Ashley Grigas and Debbie Grigas (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday August 14, 2015, 11:15 AM
City Place in Edgewater held Salsa Night to celebrate Latin-American culture with a free live concert, dance performances, salsa contest, and outdoor food and beverage.
Frank Huttle, III, mayor, City of Englewood; Roberta Mathes; Assemblywoman Valerie Vainieri Huttle; beyondDANCE Faculty & beyondDANCE Ensemble and special guests (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Wednesday January 21, 2015, 07:00 AM
Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in Englewood hosted its Studio Naming Dance Gala on Sunday, honoring Roberta Mathes and featuring timeless works by Roberta Mathes performed by beyondDANCE Faculty, beyondDANCE Ensemble and special guests.
Olivia Hutcherson, Lori Michaels and Eleanee Jimenez (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Thursday August 14, 2014, 08:00 AM
CIty Place in Edgewater held its 2014 Salsa Night, featuring an evening of dancing in the plaza with music performed by Jose Fajardo Jr.'s 12-piece Cuban Orchestra. Viibe professional dancers also joined in the mix.
Linda Purdy, Barbara Romero, Theresa Gregorio, Carlos Kittante, Anita Srivastava (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Saturday April 26, 2014, 08:00 AM
The Ridgewood Woman's Club is hosted the BALAM Dance Theatre in a performance of "Romantic Rhythms of Spain," a program of diverse Spanish and regional dances.
Brigid Cash is a Rockette from Glen Rock who will be performing in the Christmas show at Radio City in mid-town Manhattan. (Photo by CARMINE GALASSO)
Posted: Saturday November 10, 2012, 03:02 PM
Bergen County native Brigid Cash, 18, makes her debut as a Rockette at the Radio City Christmas Spectacular
Mahwah native Jackie Madden has transitioned from reality TV to the Billboard dance charts.
Posted: Wednesday May 18, 2011, 09:00 PM
Mahwah native Jaqueline Madden transitions from reality TV to the Billboard dance charts.
Leonid Kozlov helps children rehearse for the Nutcracker. Kozlov was trained under Balanchine in Russia, and is the most accomplished active ballet instructor and choreographer in Bergen. Each year, he mounts a high-quality production of the Nutcracker Suite.
Posted: Friday July 22, 2011, 10:26 AM
At 12, he began training at Moscow's Bolshoi Ballet School. By 25, he reached the rank of principal dancer, performing leading roles in Bolshoi ballets ranging from Swan Lake to Spartacus. In 1979,...
Natalie; Bella; Sophie; Trinity; (front) Grace; Olivia; Giada (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Monday January 27, 2014, 03:09 PM
Project Literacy of Greater Bergen County held its fourth annual “Leap for Literacy” dance recital at Bergen County Academies in Hackensack, featuring award-winning dancers from Dance Theatre of New Jersey, Dance Fusion and Allegro Arts Academy.
Ramapo Theater Art UP (Kristen Auteri, Deanna DiLandro, Erin Ferentinos, Sahara Gipson, Vincent Gunn, Colleen Hafers, Karolina Katsnelson, Elizabeth Kordonsky and Sabrina Rollo) perform (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Tuesday January 14, 2014, 02:27 PM
Ramapo Indian Hills Dance Group held its second annual "Something To Dance For" benefit recital at Indian Hills High School in Oakland, benefiting the Gift of Life charity to raise funds for children in need of heart surgery.
The Korean Community Center Dance Project performs a Fan Dance. (Photo by Bernadette Marciniak)
Posted: Thursday October 31, 2013, 01:14 PM
Korean Community Center in Englewood hosted its eighth Korean Dance and Music Night at the Bergen County Academies auditorium in Hackensack this past Saturday.
Deepa Chadha, Reena Mathur, Dr. Hetal Gor and Preeti Khurana (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Tuesday October 15, 2013, 03:48 PM
Amira Mor presented her new show IMAGINE at Zorba's Supper Club in South Hackensack to a sold out crowd.
Colette Kowalski, Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Yvette Gorzelany. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Thursday August 22, 2013, 12:07 AM
Dance With Me USA held a launch event for their new Dance With Me Juniors program in Ridgefield last night.
Sasha Chmerkovskiy and Val Chmerkovskiy (Dancing With The Stars) with Tawanda Jones and the Sophisticated Sisters Drill Team. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Monday June 10, 2013, 04:18 PM
Dance With Me USA in Ridgefield held a dance recital with special guests from Camden Sophisticated Sisters Drill Team.
Students perform Korean fan dance during the Asian Festival (Photo by Marion Brown)
Posted: Friday April 5, 2013, 09:50 AM
Ridgewood High School held its annual Asian Festival, with proceeds going to benefit Doctors Without Borders.
Caroline, Jessie, Nikki and Madison. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Tuesday March 19, 2013, 12:28 AM
The first annual Top Crew Takeover Competition hosted by Sukha Arts Center was held at the gymnasium at Bergen Community College this past weekend.
Dana Alexa; Anderson Rodrigues; Matt Steffanina; Johnny Rodrigues. (Photo by Eugene Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Tuesday February 5, 2013, 12:28 AM
Hollywood dance experts Matt Steffanina and Dana Alexa visited Blossom Dance Studio in Hackensack to teach a hip-hop dance workshop for children ages 8 to 16.
Allegro Arts Academy (Photo by Chris Marksbury)
Posted: Tuesday January 29, 2013, 02:02 PM
Project Literacy holds "Leap for Literacy" dance performance fundraiser at Bergen County Academies.
Members of the Ramapo Indian Hills Dance Group (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Sunday January 20, 2013, 10:17 AM
The Ramapo Indian Hills dance club held a dancing fundraiser for the Lustgarten Foundation to support research for pancreatic cancer.
Savion Glover is a Newark resident and native. (AP Photo)
Posted: Thursday January 17, 2013, 03:27 PM
Tap superstar Savion Glover draws on his own influences not just for performances, but to inspire the next generation.
Amira Mor and her Goddesses. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Wednesday December 12, 2012, 11:30 AM
Amira Mor presented her holiday show at Michele & Milan in Garfield to benefit the New Jersey Law Enforcement Torch Run for the Special Olympics.
Juliana Friedman of Saddle River and Alina Levin of Ridgewood. (Photo courtesy of Rosemarie Arnold)
Posted: Wednesday November 28, 2012, 03:37 PM
Two Bergen girls performed as background dancers for Mariah Carey at the Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting pre-tape
Jeanette Avallone, Lisette Duffy, Maryann Guerriero, Anna Villa-Bager, Sheilagh Cirillo, Sarah Melone, Lenora Klein and Deborah Vitale. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday March 16, 2012, 02:58 PM
MarbleJam Kids held its third annual fundraiser "Dancing with the Stars for Autism" at The Estate at Florentine Gardens in River Vale last night.
From left, Masha Chernivchan, Can Karagoz and Renata Sowul, instruc­tors at Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Westwood, demonstrate salsa moves.
Posted: Sunday January 8, 2012, 10:32 AM
Victor Cruz, a wide receiver from Paterson, caught 82 passes, piled up more than 1,500 receiving yards and scored nine touchdowns for the New York Giants this season. Yet most fans know him best for those arm-rolling, feet-tapping, hip-shaking salsa routines he performs after most of those touchdowns.
Monica Delehanty was named Miss Senior 'Dancers Inc.'
Posted: Thursday August 18, 2011, 12:18 AM
Monica Delehanty, 16, of Harrington Park, was awarded the title of Miss Senior "Dancers Inc." 2011.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Posted: Friday December 9, 2011, 09:38 AM
Fort Lee resident Maksim Chmerkovskiy talks Dancing with the Stars and running his Bergen-based dance studios.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Hope Solo perform on the Nov. 7 episode of Dancing with the Stars. (Courtesy of ABC)
Posted: Wednesday November 9, 2011, 02:40 PM
Fort Lee resident Maksim Chmerkovskiy helps Hope Solo take an unexpected spot in the Dancing with the Stars semifinals.
Two members of the Rockettes, including Mandy Evans, from Lyndhurst, seen here, direct from Radio City in Manhattan, teach a master class to young dancers at Dance Dimensions, a Dumont dance school. Carmine Galasso/Staff Photographer. DUMONT, N.J.  09/20/2011.
Posted: Thursday September 22, 2011, 03:56 PM
About two dozen lucky Bergen County dancers got the rare opportunity on Tuesday to practice with the famous Rockettes.
Let's Get Loud performed by Dance Fusion. "Leap for Literacy" a dance extravaganza presented by Dance Theatre of New Jersey & Dance Fusion held at Bergen Academies to benefit Project Literacy and Carmen Pichardo scholarship fund. Hackensack 04/23/11 (Photo by Eugene M. Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Monday April 25, 2011, 04:15 PM
Dance Theatre of New Jersey & Dance Fusion held "Leap for Literacy" a dance extravaganza at Bergen Academies to benefit Project Literacy and Carmen Pichardo scholarship fund.
Posted: Wednesday August 10, 2011, 01:58 PM
The Rock for Rett Dance-a-Thon raised over $2,000 with all proceeds going to the International Rett Syndrome Foundation.
Tara Decrescenzo, Larry Scacchetti and Barbara DeGraw (Photo by Peter Portillo)
Posted: Tuesday September 15, 2015, 04:00 PM
Harvey & DOT of Westwood held an artist reception featuring Dick Stanton this past week. The evening showcased Stanton's "What a Wonderful World Collection." Guest were treated with art, music, food and wine.
Volunteers for the event: Tony Damiano, Patty O'Herlihy and Tess Guiliano (Photo by Hildi Borkowski)
Posted: Saturday August 22, 2015, 08:00 AM
Ridgewood held its “Art in the Park” event at Van Neste Square, featuring local artists, musicians and more.
(Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Sunday July 12, 2015, 08:00 AM
Bergen Performing Arts Center hosted a photography exhibition at its Intermezzo Gallery, featuring prints by nine-year-old photographer Joseph Moretti.
Lori Villa, Christina Cancel and Christine Weiselberg (Photo by Tav Jinivizian)
Posted: Friday January 16, 2015, 02:20 PM
Englewood Hospital and Medical Center held its 2015 “Art of Healing” art exhibition at EHMC’s Ferolie Gallery.
Christina Theodorakos, Nikki Theodorakos, George Theodorakos, Alexandra Theodorakos and Billy Theodorakos with her artwork (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday January 9, 2015, 12:23 PM
One River School held their Winter Student Show featuring pieces from many Bergen County Students
Hazel Fernandez; Colin McKay; Jules Malley; Adam Mauro (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Wednesday September 10, 2014, 10:30 AM
One River Gallery in Englewood hosted the opening reception for its third annual "Two River" exhibition, featuring the works of various artists curated by Tamara Gonzales.
The whole gang (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Monday August 4, 2014, 11:00 AM
Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) hosted its "New and Now II" art reception in Englewood, featuring four artists presenting their work.
Carmen Sanchez, Corina DeJesus, Jaida DeJesus, Lisette Gonzalez and Valarie Sanchez (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Friday June 20, 2014, 03:44 PM
RAW Jersey held their PANORAMA artists showcase event at BOA in Hoboken, combining photography, visual arts and other outlets for local creative talent.
Silk City Tattoo: Alexandra Cassars; Christian Masot (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Tuesday June 10, 2014, 08:00 AM
Chrome Lotus hosted its 4th annual SketchCon at Crossfit ACT in Saddle Brook, where artists and art fans to came together to show, share and celebrate art.
Taylor Valdes, Marilyn Montalvan, Erin Carroll, Meagan Harrington (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Tuesday June 3, 2014, 02:45 PM
Bergen Community College hosted the 39th annual Teen Arts Festival, sponsored by Bergen County Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs, this past Friday at the college's Paramus campus.
Polina Schreck; Nicole Freedman; Shante Harris (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Saturday May 31, 2014, 08:00 AM
Youth Consultation Service (YCS) held its 11th Annual Blossoms Art Exhibit, hosted by YCS Education Division at Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) in Englewood.
(Photo by Paula Barbagallo)
Posted: Monday March 24, 2014, 11:45 AM
Vanguard Surgical Center held a grand opening celebration in Maywood, where Brendan Murphy debuted new artwork at the state-of-the-art outpatient facility.
Andrea, Sarah, Isabella (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Saturday October 19, 2013, 08:05 AM
The Demarest Nature Center hosted its 32nd Annual Oktoberfest craft show at Demarest Duck Pond.
Posted: Tuesday April 3, 2012, 01:08 PM
A singer, a theater producer and director, a magazine publisher and a painter are profiled in our 2012 list of notables in the arts and entertainment industry.
Bruce Springsteen performing at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford in 1985.
Posted: Monday June 4, 2012, 02:11 PM
Hackensack resident and photographer Bob Leafe searches for a home for his collection.
Joe Iurato has been painting a hoodie figure for several years.
Posted: Tuesday April 10, 2012, 06:55 AM
Artist Joe Iurato's paintings of a hoodie-clad figure heve been getting lots of attention since the Trayvon Martin incident
Liron Sissman, a Park Ridge-based artist, stands next to one of her paintings, "Glorious Day," purchased by the Hudson Valley Hospital Center for their new cancer center in Cortlandt Manor, N.Y. The painting can be viewed in the reception area.
Posted: Tuesday December 27, 2011, 01:26 PM
Liron Sissman is an internationally collected Park Ridge-based artist painting in oils to depict nature often with a metaphorical flare.
The Kehillah Program's Art Group.
Posted: Tuesday April 10, 2012, 11:35 AM
Sixth graders representing some of the area synagogues participated in the Kehillah Partnership celebration at the Bergen County YJCC this past March in Washington Township.
Posted: Monday October 3, 2011, 09:01 AM
Tenafly artist, Irene Christensen, finds inspiration in ancient Costa Rica to create very modern, playful drawings.
Megan Ippolito; Lucy Hiben; Olga Ippolito (Photo by Eugene Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Saturday February 22, 2014, 08:05 AM
Gallery 270 in Englewood presented an exhibit featuring the iconic photographs of Terry O'Neill, "It Was Fifty Years Ago Today...".
Agnes Zabawa; Matt Ross (Photo by Seth Litroff)
Posted: Wednesday February 12, 2014, 08:05 AM
One River Gallery hosted an opening reception for its new solo exhibition, entitled “Mesh Point,” featuring the art work of Brooklyn-based painter Jay Gaskill.
Anna Greene; Miller Gaffney; Debra Hazelwood. (Photo by Eugene Parciasepe, Jr.)
Posted: Thursday May 16, 2013, 02:50 PM
PBS-TV personality Miller Gaffney came to Modiani Kitchens in Englewood to appraise items to Benefit Community Resource Council
The 200-foot-by-50-foot mural was painted by Stefan Knapp. The mural’s panels are currently being stored in a warehouse in Carlstadt. (Photo courtesy of The Record)
Posted: Thursday January 24, 2013, 11:58 AM
Alexander’s, which opened in 1967, was known for two things: for not being part of the adjacent Green Acres shopping center (getting around the fence that separated them required patience and/or a helicopter) and for the curious abstract paintings that ran around the building’s perimeter.
Hyungmin Mun, class of 2010, with his digital paintings (Photo by Charlene Wisnewski)
Posted: Thursday January 9, 2014, 11:04 AM
Ridgewood High School held its ninth annual Alumni Art Show reception, showcasing the works of almost 30 former students since their graduation.
Euphoria New York: Edward Ezgilioglu; Sarah Ezgilioglu. (Photo by Dennis Comella)
Posted: Friday October 18, 2013, 10:45 AM
Englewood Chamber of Commerce kicked off Englewood's Art Weekend at seven town galleries on North Dean Street, featuring art, artists, and wine & cheese receptions.
Melissa Andrews, Cyndi Dawson (Photo by Richard Formicola)
Posted: Thursday October 10, 2013, 10:42 AM
Bergen Performing Arts Center (bergenPAC) hosted a reception for the Bergen Museum of Art & Science exhibition of the Rock 'n' Roll Photography of Alan Rand, at the bergenPAC Intermezzo Gallery in Englewood.
Raven Hecht and Gabby Morelli. (Photo by Jeremy Smith)
Posted: Tuesday September 17, 2013, 11:01 AM
One River Gallery, School of Rock Tenafly and bergenPAC teamed up to hold Art Rocks Live. The event included a concert by students of multiple School of Rock locations at Depot Square Park as well as the opening reception of the "Two River" exhibit at One River Gallery in Englewood.
Shown at the reception (From L to R) are: Marybeth Berndt, Sonya Kypreos, Karen Randolph, Kate Saborowski, Cne' Soukas, Cheryl Parisi, Hackensack Mayor Karen Sasso, Deputy Mayor Jorge Meneses, Cheryl Donatuccio and Councilman Marlon Townes. Refreshments were provided by The Shops at Riverside, Maggiano's Little Italy, Au Bon Pain and Auntie Anne's Pretzels.
Posted: Friday July 15, 2011, 01:53 PM
The Shops at Riverside recently teamed up with Hackensack Public Schools to celebrate Art Month in March. All month long artwork from local students, grades K-12, were on display at The Shops at Riverside.