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Gallery Going: Jacob Lawrence at the New Jersey State Museum

With some regional museums still closed and planning to reopen, we are continuing to remind readers of their important collections. This week’s pick is Jacob Lawrence’s 1943 painting “The Music Lesson.”

Off the Presses: ‘Haring-isms’

Princeton University Press’s “Haring-isms” is a collection of statements and comments by late noted American street artist Keith Haring.

Hopewell’s Stranger-Than-Fiction Castle Inspires a Novel

James Betz says it was at an area swim club when he first heard about the subject that would turn into an obsession and his recently published book, “Ralston Heights.”

Cultural Life Showing Signs of Spring

Concerts, benefits, new exhibitions, art lectures and classes, and live events show that the region’s cultural organizations are moving ahead despite the pandemic to engage regional audiences with some artistic bursts of life.


Bucks County Playhouse, Princeton UMC, and Somerset Valley Players have online offerings to brighten the winter days.

Art in Town

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In the Galleries

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The Original Fake News: ‘War of the Worlds’ at 80

On October 30, 1938, were millions of Americans actually thrown into a panic that night by a news-style radio dramatization of H.G. Wells’ 1898 science fiction novel “The War of the Worlds,” as many histories still claim?

Theater Reviews: Les Liaisons Dangereuses

When La Marquise de Merteuil (Tamara Tunie) greets her niece Cecile (Erin Partin) with "Well, my dear, so you've left the convent for good," at the beginning of "Les...

In the Galleries

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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.