Saturday, October 31, 2020

Go Inside This Week’s Issue of U.S. 1: September 23, 2020

The following stories were originally published in the September 23, 2020, issue of U.S. 1 Newspaper.

The Jersey Devil in Literature

The Jersey Devil’s bigger-than-life status has been helped by a growing number of books, films, visual art works, and even songs inspired by what has been dubbed New Jersey’s official state demon.

The Jersey Devil in TV and Film

The Jersey Devil has been a frequent documentary film subject, such as in New Jersey Network’s 1972 documentary, but its fictional screen time seems to start rolling in 1993 on the popular television show “The X-Files.”

The Jersey Devil in Song

Jersey Devil music, like the legendary creature itself, doesn’t seem to exist until it suddenly appears — sometimes seemingly from nowhere.

The Jersey Devil in Visual Art

Jersey Devil images began to appear in the early 20th century and were related to either reported sightings or around manufactured events.

Go Inside This Week’s Issue of U.S. 1: September 16, 2020

The following stories were originally published in the September 16, 2020, issue of U.S. 1 Newspaper.

Welch Seeks to Build Community at Arts Council

Nationally known ceramicist and former Greenwich House Pottery director Adam Welch is ready to talk about assuming the position of executive director for the Arts Council of Princeton.

Go Inside This Week’s Issue of U.S. 1: September 9, 2020

The following stories were originally published in the September 9, 2020, issue of U.S. 1 Newspaper.

Fall Arts Preview: Theater & Film

Curtains are closed at theaters' physical locations, but many have created online programming. The New Jersey Film Festival is also going virtual.

Fall Arts Preview: Classical Music

The Princeton Symphony Orchestra is replacing its previously planned fall 2020 season with the digital series “Virtual Concerts: Your Orchestra, Your Home.”

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The Fall of Icarus

You don’t expect to find insights into our troubled times from the Flemish Old Masters. But on a recent trip to Brussels I found myself wandering into the Royal Museum of Fine Arts.