Time for a Farce

A good hearty laugh is the world’s best medicine, and you’ll get your dose of it at Two River Theater‘s performance of Noises Off. On stage until February 3, the cast and crew make this show a memorable one. The laughs pour in just after intermission as the slapstick comedy goes into overdrive. Noises Off is a true …

Red Bank Ranks as Nation’s Third-Best Small Town

Congratulations, Red Bank! The APP reports that Smithsonian Magazine has named Red Bank the nation’s third-best small town.  The magazine cites Red Bank’s thriving music and arts culture, as well as its “astonishing cultural and economic comeback” in the last fifty years, as reasons for its choice. Smithsonian also praises the Navesink riverfront and waterside park. Check out …

Have a Blast! at Count Basie

Tomorrow night (February 17) at the Count Basie Theatre, get ready to experience Blast! Winner of a Tony Award for Best Special Theatrical Event, and an Emmy Award for Best Choreography, Blast! is a unique evening of entertainment steeped in the traditions of drum and bugle corps, marching bands, and color guards. A cast of …

5,6,7,8 is the Pick of the Flicks

Congratulations to NJ native Andy Milkis on his documentary “5,6,7,8,” which bested 37 other films to win the “Pick of the Flicks” and Best Feature Documentary at the first Algonquin Arts Kidz Filmz! The entire festival was a huge success, and plans for Kidz Filmz to return in 2013 are already underway.

Long Live The King

Swing by the Count Basie Theatre tomorrow night (January 20) for Elvis Presley’s 77th birthday! Elvis impersonators Mike Albert and Scot Bruce will be performing some of The King’s greatest hits at Count Basie for the tenth year in a row. In an interview with the Asbury Park Press, Albert explains that Elvis “ran the …

Tango, Anyone?

Head over to Count Basie Theatre on January 28 or 29 for some dance lessons! “Tango 101: Introduction to Argentine Tango for Absolute Beginners” is a 2 ½ hour class taught by Sergio Segura from Strictly Tango, a dance center in New York City. Participants will learn all the basics of Argentine Tango: musicality, walking, …