Star Crossed Lovers Appear On Stage In Scotch Plains

SCOTCH PLAINS — December will be a big month for The Academy for Performing Arts which is housed on the Union County Vocational Technical High School Campus. “Romeo and Juliet” will be arriving Dec. 2 and running through Dec. 4 in the Black Box Theatre.

Celebrate Thanksgiving with NJIO Young People’s Concert

MADISON – “A Musical Adventure for All Ages” is the theme for a Thanksgiving season concert by the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra on Sunday, Nov. 21, at 3 p.m. Children of all ages, teens, parents and grandparents alike will enjoy this afternoon performance and a sumptuous baked goods sale during intermission.

Benefit Concert Raises $160,000 For Children’s Specialized Hospital

MOUNTAINSIDE–Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation hosted its annual Umbrella Gala on last month at the Wellmont Theatre in Montclair with a special performance by Don Felder, former lead guitarist of the rock group The Eagles.

Community Calendar

Play • Nov. 19 & 20 at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 21 at 2 p.m. – Mother Seton Regional High School, 1 Valley Rd., Clark, will present its school play, “The Wizard of Oz” Tickets are $10. Children & seniors pay discounted admission on select dates: $8 on Friday and $5 on Sunday. Info: 1-732-382-1952.

St. Theresa Students Earn Awards

KENILWORTH — On Wednesday, Nov. 10, Saint Theresa School in Kenilworth was one of seven that attended the Union County Catholic League of Forensics Reading Competition held at Saints Mary and Elizabeth Academy in Linden.