RSS

Tag Archive | "NJPAC"

Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival 2012

Monday, October 15, 2012

0 Comments

Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival 2012

Over the past four days, Newark has been buzzing. The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation was in town again at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center for the 2012 Dodge Poetry Festival which turned downtown Newark into a poetry village. For four days (10/11 – 10/14) the festival showcased day-long programs featuring poets and writers from all over the world. Festival poets included the likes of Taalam Acey, Amiri Baraka, Ras Baraka, Eavan Boland, Nikki Finney, Lamar Hill, Philip Levine, Taylor Mali, Rachel McKibbens, Gregory Orr, Baraka Sele, Narubi Selah, Natasha Trethewey, C.K. Williams, and more.

Continue reading...

GLOCALLY NEWARK HAIKU CONTEST

Sunday, October 7, 2012

47 Comments

GLOCALLY NEWARK HAIKU CONTEST

GlocallyNewark is excited to invite you to post a submission for a haiku contest! The winner of the contest will receive 2 passes for admission to the Dodge Poetry Festival, Saturday, October 13, 2012. Here’s how it goes…

Continue reading...

50% OFF Dodge Poetry Fest. Tickets for Newark Residents!

Monday, October 1, 2012

1 Comment

50% OFF Dodge Poetry Fest. Tickets for Newark Residents!

We are just two weeks shy of the Dodge Poetry Festival, the largest poetry festival in North America that takes place at Newark's VERY own NJPAC! The festival turns downtown Newark into a poetry village from Thursday, October 11th to Sunday, October 14th. Discounts are offered to Newark residents and students, knocking 50% off most tickets.

Continue reading...

Mr. Saturday | Grand Prix of Baltimore

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

0 Comments

Mr. Saturday | Grand Prix of Baltimore

A tour visit in the future here in Newark? Newark could accommodate the 200-mile an hour speeders along McCarter Highway, Park Place, and Mulberry Streets. The event could easily highlight the Newark Bears Stadium, NJPAC, and the Prudential Center.

Continue reading...

Brick City Varsity Presents: Looks for Less VI

Monday, August 27, 2012

0 Comments

Brick City Varsity Presents: Looks for Less VI

Happy Monday, mavens and bargainistas. After last week’s detour, this week’s “Looks for Less” feature returns you to our regularly scheduled endeavor to replicate designer looks on a Brick City budget. Featuring items purchased from Newark-area thrift stores (which are available for purchase at our private, appointment-only showroom in North Newark), this week’s ensemble is a virtual playbook […]

Continue reading...

Know The Ledge

Monday, August 20, 2012

5 Comments

Know The Ledge

"Long as the mic is loud and the volume's pumping/I'ma move crowds 'til two-thousand and somethin'"

Continue reading...

#WarmItUpKane

Sunday, August 5, 2012

0 Comments

#WarmItUpKane

I arrived just as the featured performer stepped onto the stage. He was greeted with respectful yelps and hoorays. The crowd chanted #WarmItUpKane #WarmItUpKane #WarmItUpKane and the hashtag spread across Instagram as Iphones flickered over and over again. Big Daddy Kane was here, in Newark, performing for FREE at NJPAC.

Continue reading...

My “Italian without borders” experience

Monday, July 23, 2012

4 Comments

My “Italian without borders” experience

A show of hands, who went to NJPAC’s previous on site restaurant/bar Theater Square Grill? Me either. Well fear not dear Newarkers the PAC has truly stepped its game up with it’s replacement restaurant! Allow me to introduce you to Nico! It’s more chic, more sleek, has more usable space, not to mention a great […]

Continue reading...

Newark is on Fire!

Sunday, May 20, 2012

0 Comments

Newark is on Fire!

Newark is officially on fire! Following last years sold out performance of Newark is Burning: Cakewalk to Catwalk, we were blessed with a new installment, Newark is Burning II: Walking for Tens on May 5, 2012.

Continue reading...

It is great to be back!

Monday, April 23, 2012

0 Comments

It is great to be back!

It is great to be back! I recently looked backed at all my old posts submitted to Glocally and realized I gave voice to so many of Newark’s non-profits. This time around I’m signing on as Glocally’s queer Newark authority. I’ll be bringing you the latest from Brick City’s gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, and trans (LGBT) […]

Continue reading...