ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Community Events in NJ This Week

The weekend is here and if you’re looking for a fun activity this weekend or during the upcoming week, here is a list of events happening May 9 to 15. If you have additions, post them in the comments section at the bottom of the page.

Jazz Songbook with Bill Charlap: My Favorite Things
Friday, May 9 at 7:30 p.m.
NJPAC
1 Center Street, Newark
http://www.njpac.org/events/detail/jazz-songbook-with-bill-charlap-my-favorite-things-richard-rodgers

Joshua Bell with the NJSO
Friday, May 9 at 8 p.m.
NJPAC
1 Center Street, Newark
http://www.njpac.org/events/detail/joshua-bell-with-the-njso

2014 Joint Base Open House and Air Show
Saturday, May 10 and Sunday, May 11
Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
609-754-2104
http://www.jbmdlspecialevents.com/

DEP Hosts State History Fair
Saturday, May 10 from11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Washington Crossing State Park
Hopewell Township
609-737-0623
www.njhistoryfair.org

Challenger Baseball Family Fun Day
Saturday, May 10 at 10 a.m.
The Ridgefield Park section Overpeck County Park
https://www.facebook.com/BergenGov

Children’s Festival
Saturday, May 10 at 10 a.m.
Historic Smithville Park
Easthampton
609-748-8999
www.colonialinnsmithville.com/towneevents/index.htm

Livestock
Saturday, May 10 at 11 a.m.
Legacy Ranch
Howell
www.facebook.com/livestocklegacy

The Garden State Brewfest
Saturday, May 10 at 2 p.m.
Mt. Carmel Fairgrounds
Berkley Heights
http://gardenstatebrewfest.com

Listen to your Mother
Saturday, May 10 at 5 p.m.
South Orange Performing Arts Center
South Orange

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Saturday, May 10 at 8 p.m.
NJPAC
1 Center Street, Newark
http://www.njpac.org/events/detail/alvin-ailey-american-dance-theater-1

Glen Burtnik’s Summer of Love Woodstock Celebration
Saturday, May 10 at 8 p.m.
$35 Gold Circle, $30 Orchestra/Front Loge, $25 Rear Loge
William Paterson University’s Shea Center for Performing Arts
300 Pompton Road, Wayne
973-720-2371
www.wp-presents.org

Swimming With My Mother: CoisCeim Dance Theater
May 10 at 8 P.M. and May 11 at 3 P.M.
Kasser Theater, Montclair State University
Montclair
973-655-5112
Tickets can be purchased online or at the box office.
http://peakperfs.org/peak-programming-2013-14/swimming-with-my-mother/

Alvin Ailey Amercian Dance Theater
Sunday, May 11 at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
NJPAC
1 Center Street, Newark
http://www.njpac.org/events/detail/alvin-ailey-american-dance-theater-1

Karaoke for a Cause
Wednesday, May 14 at 7 p.m.
$10 entry donation
Sona 13
Morristown
https://www.facebook.com/events/831054233575504/

500 Years of Italian Master Drawings
Through May 11
Princeton University Art Museum
609-258-3788
puamweb@princeton.edu
http://artmuseum.princeton.edu/art/exhibitions/1562

Edvard Munch: Symbolism in Print
Through June 8
Princeton University Art Museum
609-258-3788
puamweb@princeton.edu
http://artmuseum.princeton.edu/art/exhibitions/1551

Robert Smithson’s New Jersey
Through June 22
Montclair Art Museum
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair
973-746-5555
http://montclairartmuseum.org/exhibitions-details.php?id=42#.UuApTvYo6X0

50 Years of Latin American Art From the Collection of the Neuberger Museum
Through June 6
Karl & Hell Burger Gallery, Center for Acadmic Success, Kean University, Union
http://www.kean.edu/~gallery/docs/keangalleries-brochure-2013-2014.pdf

American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell
Through May 24
12p.m.
Newark Museum
49 Washington Street
http://www.newarkhappening.com/includes/calendar-of-events/American-Chronicles-The-Art-of-Norman-Rockwell/16268/