There is a nutty conviviality, a between-you-and-me familiarity that buoys writer-director Mike Judge’s inventively penned “Extract” above its just so-so direction. While thank goodness we don’t know these particular crazies, they are close enough in modus operandi to remind us of the loonies we do know. They range from irksome to dangerous.
WOODBRIDGE – “Community & Summertime” are the twin themes of Woodbridge Artisan Guild’s autumn exhibit opening Saturday, Sept. 12, at the Woodbridge Artisan Guild, 353 Fulton Street, Woodbridge.
LINDEN-Here is more from the material sent to me by Walter Tylicki on St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Parish:
by Diane Norek Harrison SOUTH AMBOY-The graduating class from South Amboy High School of 1933 held their Class Day exercises in the form of a radio program, broadcast over Station SAHS on June 19. The imitation of the various radio…
PERTH AMBOY – Actors portraying Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, Edward Rutledge and a British hostage will walk from the Proprietary House located at 149 Kearny Avenue, Perth Amboy to the Raritan Yacht Club dock located at 161 Water Street on Saturday, Sept. 19 at noon.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Division of Senior Services is sponsoring a trip to Hunterdon Hills Playhouse in Hampton on Tuesday, Nov. 24. The trip is $68, with no refunds after Friday, Nov. 6.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Arts District Council is sponsoring a trip to Peddler’s Village in Buck’s County, Penn. on Saturday, Oct. 24.
CLARK—The Skulski Art Gallery of the Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark will showcase photographic works by Roberta C. Scott from Sept. 11 through Oct. 2.
CRANFORD—An audiobook is an intense marriage of creative forces between author, narrator, director and publisher. On Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 7:30 p.m., the public is invited to the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, to step behind the audiobook microphone…
Point of disclosure: On Woodstock eve my friend Judy called and asked if I were going. “Nah, it’s going to rain.” So much for being sensible. But although I no longer regret missing those momentous three days of peace and music in August of 1969, a very sweet nostalgia nonetheless engulfed me whilst viewing Ang Lee’s “Taking Woodstock.”