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ArtPride New Jersey is hosting an online auction, with items including theatre tickets with backstage tours; restaurant and lodging gift certificates; workshops and classes; and even a resort stay in St. Lucia are already available for bidding. Proceeds benefit ArtPride NJ, The New Jersey Restaurant Association, as well as the Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund.[ … ] Read more
The holidays are upon us once again and the big question on everyone’s mind is “What do I get that friend who has everything?” Why not give a gift that will support something that you love as well? Why not give a gift that keeps on giving all year long? Why not give a gift that will enrich, inspire and [ … ] Read more
ArtPride board member Larry Goldman recently retired from his position as founding president and CEO of New Jersey Performing Arts Center and will be leaving our board after 16 years of incredible service. Larry has served as secretary and then as vice president, and is an ardent supporter of the arts in New Jersey. Keep up the great work, Larry, [ … ] Read more
“There are [schools] in this state that as of next year will no longer have a music department. That’s what they cut.”
Assemblyman Fred Scalera of Essex County expressed his dismay at last week’s Essex Legislators Breakfast along with fellow legislators who came out to show their support for arts education. Due to budget constraints, arts education is once again [ … ] Read more
Yesterday the inaugural class was inducted into the NJ Hall of Fame. They are: (Historical) Albert Einstein, Clara Barton, Thomas Edison, (General) Harriet Tubman, Gen. Norman Schwartzkopf, Toni Morrison, (Sports) Yogi Berra, Bill Bradley, Vince Lombardi, (Enterprise) Buzz Aldrin, Malcolm Forbes, Robert Wood Johnson, (Arts & Entertainment) Frank Sinatra, Meryl Streep, and Bruce Springsteen.
Governor Corzine introduced the Class [ … ] Read more