Jeffrey Carollo & Frank Calabrese Music Conservatory Concert
May
29
7:00 PM19:00

Jeffrey Carollo & Frank Calabrese Music Conservatory Concert

In collaboration with NJPAC and our wonderful sponsors in which the scholarship is named, our music scholars will be performing in their end-of-the-year recital in NJPAC's Chase Room.  This is always a lovely event, and it is an opportunity for everyone to experience the quality of these especially talented young student performers.

The reception begins at 6 pm and the performance at 7 pm.

For more information please contact:

conservatory director, Patricio Molina at pmolina@newarkschoolofthearts.org

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"Arts in the Park" Annual Spring Picnic
Jun
1
12:00 PM12:00

"Arts in the Park" Annual Spring Picnic

Join us on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Newark School of the Arts Soundstage for our annual Spring Picnic!

This year is very special as we will be featuring our new community partners from the Newark Police Department’s 5th Precinct and our friends from Integrity House. We will be celebrating our new community engagement task force initiative that hosts their meetings at our school. We have been very honored and motivated by all of the support of the various community organizations that have joined us all in a mission to improve the quality of life for the area and create a voice directly connected with local enforcement/ public service officers. This free event is a thank you to our families and to our community in which we aim to serve.

There will be a live DJ, a live art exhibition, guest performances, cop karaoke, a dance contest, food and plenty of fun for everyone!

This is a picnic you don’t want to miss!!

For more information, please contact Richard Marshall at richard@newarkschoolofthearts.org or by calling 973.642.0133.

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Jun
8
4:00 PM16:00

Spring Dance Recital

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This year, our annual spring dance concert is titled, "Live Music and Dance Celebration". We are planning a memorable, collaborative, and sophisticated experience inspired by the live music of our Music Department's faculty and students. Carrying over from the theme of our gala and setting the trend of displaying the synergy of the arts, we're very excited to keep the fire going. Featuring performances by composers Patricio Molina, Marilia Caputo, Tom Price and others!

Order your tickets today!!

For more information please contact the office

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Jun
15
2:00 PM14:00

Spring Music Recital

This year, our annual spring music concert features the works of the great American Composer, Richard Rodgers. Our Music Department's faculty and students are planning to perform an assortment of pieces dedicated to the late artist in various music disciplines.

Adult tickets are $15

Student tickets $10

Order your tickets today!!

For more information please contact the office

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NJ Composers Concert
May
16
6:00 PM18:00

NJ Composers Concert

The Garden State has produced great talent. Explore the music from composers that have won Grammys, Pulitzer Prizes and more. Performers are Grier Conservatory students and faculty from the Newark School of the Arts. The event will be followed by a reception.

To purchase your tickets, please follow the link below:


https://www.newarkschoolofthearts.org/purchase-your-tickets-here/nj-composers-concert-ticket


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Ray Chew Masterclass
May
11
12:00 PM12:00

Ray Chew Masterclass

Don't miss this opportunity to meet world famous music director, Ray Chew. A leader performs at the helm of award winning musical events with the world's most popular artists. Ray also serves as music director for ABC's "Dancing with The Stars" giving his music takes on current and classic hits. He also previously Ray served as music director for Fox's American Idol.

Ray's work with orchestras as a conductor and a composer has carried him to prestigious venues all over the world. From the Hollywood Bowl in L.A. to the Nobel Peace Prize broadcast in Norway, Ray's in-demand sound can be found on various television and film scores.

Saturday May 11 | 12 p.m.- 3 p.m.

Newark School of the Arts

89 Lincoln Park, Newark NJ

Tickets are $25 for adults

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The Latin American Piano
May
5
3:00 PM15:00

The Latin American Piano

Come celebrate Cinco de Mayo with colorful and sumptuous Latin American piano music from Mexico, Chile, Brazil and Argentina. With pianists Marilia Caputo, Patricio Molina, piano students of NSA and our special guest, Steinway artist, Rutgers professor and CME director Min Kwon.

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Jeffrey Carollo & Frank Calabrese music scholarship auditions
Apr
14
2:00 PM14:00

Jeffrey Carollo & Frank Calabrese music scholarship auditions

The Jeffrey Carollo and Frank Calabrese Music Scholarship Program provides financial assistance for students ages 18 and under from New Jersey to study classical music privately at Newark School of the Arts. Lessons are offered in voice, piano, strings, woodwinds and select brass. Students take classes in music theory and have performance opportunities throughout the year.

Sign up to audition!

Call 862.414.4407 or email pmolina@newarkschoolofthearts.org

For more information: newarkschoolofthearts.org/cconservatory-division/

Patricio Molina, Associate Director, Conservatory Division

pmolina@newarkschoolofthearts.org • 862.414.4407

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Tomorrow's Stars Tonight Gala
Apr
9
6:00 PM18:00

Tomorrow's Stars Tonight Gala

Newark School of the Arts

Tomorrow’s Stars Tonight

Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 6:00 pm

*NEW LOCATION*

Newark Museum

49 Washington Street, Newark, NJ

Festive Business Attire

Complimentary On-site Parking

HONORING

Artistic Honoree, Ray Chew

Award-winning Music Director;

Music Director, ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars”

Corporate Partner, Darrell K. Terry, Sr., MHA, MPH, FACHE

President and Chief Executive Officer, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey

TOMORROW’S STARS TONIGHT CO-CHAIRS

Natalie McKenzie

Elois Gwendolyn Rogers-Phillips, MD

Denarra Simmons

SPONSORSHIPS, TICKETS AND ADS AVAILABLE!

https://www.newarkschoolofthearts.org/purchase-your-tickets-here

For more information or with questions, call Carmen Santos-Robson (973) 642-0133 or Erica Renz (973) 671-8554

Thank you to our Sponsors

Leadership Level

Kathy and Mark Grier

Benefactor Level

Ray and Vivian Chew

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center/RWJBarnabas Health

Patron Level

Inter-Atlantic Management Services, LLC

McCarter & English, LLP

Newark School of the Arts is supported in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Harvard Club Musicale
Mar
30
5:00 PM17:00

Harvard Club Musicale

Featuring performances by:

Conservatory Students from the Newark School of the Arts

Patrick Pan, Harvard College alumnus, pianist

Patricio Molina, pianist, composer and conductor

Reception: Meet the performers after the show

Buy tickets now:

Harvard Club of NJ members $10

Non-members $15

Free of charge for children under 18 years old

Any question, please contact Miriam Nolan at miriamnolan@post.harvard.edu

order tickers here or through our website here

Secured parking provided at the Newark School of the Arts.

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A Family Concert by the Harlem Chamber Players
Feb
9
12:00 PM12:00

A Family Concert by the Harlem Chamber Players

Join us on the day of our “Bring A Friend” as we collaborate with the Harlem Chamber Players to present a Family Concert including Ashley Jackson (harp), Julietta Curenton (flute) and Amadi Azikiwe (viola). This peformance has become an annual mainstay of the partnership between NSA and the HCP and we strongly encourage all of our families to enjoy these wonderful performers.

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VENUE CHANGE - NUTS N' CRACKERS
Dec
15
4:00 PM16:00

VENUE CHANGE - NUTS N' CRACKERS

Department presents the culmination of an entire semester's hard work. Come share this experience as we display our talents to a jazzy rendition of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker Suite, featuring music of Glenn Miller and Duke Ellington's Orchestra, as well as the a capella holiday sounds of Penatonix and other artists. Advance tickets are on sale now at the school: $12.00 adults and $7.00 for children under the age of 13. Tickets will also be available at the door on the day of the performance, one hour before the show for $15.00 and $10.00  

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Nov
11
1:00 PM13:00

Jeffrey Carollo and Frank Calabrese Music Scholarship Auditions

Sunday, November 11 @ 3PM - 6PM!

Newark School of the Arts (New Hall) - 89 Lincoln Park 

The Jeffrey Carollo and Frank Calabrese Music Scholarship Program provides financial assistance for students ages 18 and under, from New Jersey, to study classical music privately at Newark School of the Arts


Lessons are offered in voice, piano,strings,woodwinds and select brass. Students take classes in music theory and have performance opportunities though the year.


SIGN UP TO AUDITION!!

Contact Patricio Molina, Associate Director, Conservatory Division at Newark School of the Arts.

Call 862.414.4407 or email pmolina@newarkschoolofthearts.org


Generous support of this program is provided by the MCJ Amelior Foundation.

Additional support for this program is provided by the Harold I. & Faye B. Liss Foundation

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Nov
10
12:00 PM12:00

The Transcendental Power of Music

Our conservatory director, Patricio Molina will be giving a talk about music as it trascends and evolves over time and will be giving a few examples during this lecture. As part of his Master’s thesis, Patricio’s approach and perspectives will help students, music teachers, composers, performers, and music lovers everywhere understand and appreciate music from a new perspective.

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Nov
8
12:00 PM12:00

Credibility Capital Welcoming Event at The Hahne Building

Newark School of the Arts is happy and proud to be part of the welcoming activities for Credibility Capital, a new company that recently moved to Hahne' Building in Newark. Students from the conservatory and faculty will take part in the opening on November 8 with performances proudly showcasing the reason why Credibility Capital chose Newark as their new home. The unparalleled artistic energy of Newark will be in full display.

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A Masterclass with Seymour Bernstein
Oct
28
2:00 PM14:00

A Masterclass with Seymour Bernstein

On Sunday October 28, 2pm - 6pm

Meet Seymour Bernstein: From his humble beginnings of growing up in the Weequahic section of Newark, NJ, this 91 year old virtuoso pianist is a true original who gave up a successful concert career to teach music. We're fortunate enough to have him here with us this month as he will be teaching a piano masterclass, and then will present 

Seymour: An Introduction. A wonderfully warm, witty, and intimate tribute from his friend and famous actor, Ethan Hawke, Seymour shares unforgettable stories from his remarkable life and eye-opening words of wisdom, as well as insightful reflections on art, creativity, and the search for fulfillment. A "poignant guide to life" (Indiewire) and an engaging exploration on the dedication, perseverance, and fortitude essential to creating both art and a rewarding life, that will leave audiences uplifted and inspired.

This is all followed by a Q&A session with the legend himself.

Tickets are available at our office or online at our online store.

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A Night of Music and Dance at Teacher's Village
Oct
16
5:30 PM17:30

A Night of Music and Dance at Teacher's Village

We’re glad to be partnering with Ron Beit and the RBH Group to provide a night of performing arts showcasing local talent at Teacher’s Village. Come have some food, refreshing cocktails and be entertained by some of our very own, homegrown, best and brightest stars! This will be a great way for everyone to network and get connected more deeply within our neighborhood and for our stars to shine!

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Look Who's Cooking
Oct
14
2:00 PM14:00

Look Who's Cooking

“Look Who’s Cooking”

October 14th, 2pm to 4pm

at Bethany Baptist church, 275 W Market St Newark, NJ 07103

The Friends of NSA organization presents the "Look Who's Cooking!" Twenty~Ninth Annual Fundraiser features men of distinction who have opened their hearts, and offered up their culinary specialties for an afternoon of excitement, elegance, goodwill and good FOOD!

This year, our own Inez McClendon will be honored for her contributions to "Look Who's Cooking" for the past 30 years.


The Friends of the Newark School of the Arts are honored to participate in the 50 years of NSA

Tickets are $25.00 for Adults ~ $10.00 per children under 10 years of age 

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CALL:
Robert Simmons at 973.736.5516

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Newark School of the Arts 50th Anniversary Reunion Celebration
Oct
9
to Oct 10

Newark School of the Arts 50th Anniversary Reunion Celebration

Help us shine the spotlight on our gifted students and talented alumni as the Newark School of the Arts marks its 50th Anniversary with a very special occasion at 6:00 pm on October 9th, 2018 at Nanina’s In the Park (540 Mill Street in Belleville, NJ).

The event for friends, family, faculty, and supporters will serve as a celebratory gathering marking the School’s latest milestone while providing our young performers and past students with an opportunity to showcase their artistic skills to their peers and the community.

Many students at the School are from low-income households. Your contribution today will allow the School to host this event for students and others at a price that they can afford, and the event will help raise additional funds for needed scholarship aid.

Thanks to a generous early sponsorship gift, we’re already a third of the way toward our goal. Now we need your support to make sure everyone can participate! We welcome gifts of any size and are offering additional sponsorship opportunities to recognize our most generous donors.

Ambassador - $250

• Name on sponsor page in printed program

• One guest ticket to the Reunion Celebration

Hero - $500 all of the above plus:

• Eighth-page display in the printed program

• Link from Reunion Celebration Website page

• 2 guest tickets to Reunion Celebration

Champion - $1,000 all of the above plus:

• Quarter Page display in the printed program

• 4 guest tickets to the Reunion Celebration

Trailblazer - $5,000 all of the above plus:

• Opportunity for Banner Display at the Reunion Celebration

• Name/logo on event flyers distributed to individuals, local businesses/key locations

• Half page display in the printed program

• Verbal announcements of sponsorship during the evening's event

• 6 guest tickets to the Reunion Celebration

Superstar - $10,000 all of the above plus:

• Full Page display in the printed program

• 10 guest tickets to the Reunion Celebration

DEADLINE FOR YOUR LOGO OR NAME TO BE INCLUDED IN PRINTED PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS IS SEPTEMBER 15, 2018.

For more information about the Reunion Celebration:

· Call Sherrie Thaler or Carmen Santos Robson at (973) 642-0133

· or email

SThaler@newarkschoolofthearts.org or Carmen@newarkschoolofthearts.org

Social Media: Spread the word #NSArts50ReunionCelebration

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Newark Arts Festival @ NSA
Oct
4
6:30 PM18:30

Newark Arts Festival @ NSA

Newark Arts Festival celebrates the rich diversity of the city’s expanding arts scene and welcomes the world to experience an exciting array of artist exhibitions, forums, studio tours, performances, mural excursions, screenings, children’s events and more.

Newark Arts mission is powering the arts to transform the lives of those who work, live and play in the great city of Newark, New Jersey. Established in 1981, Newark Arts was created to advance and expand the resources and offerings of arts and cultural organizations in the great city of Newark, New Jersey. Newark Arts provides leadership, direction, and technical assistance through partnerships with Newark’s many artists, arts administrators, community organizations, community development corporations, planning groups, economic development agencies, and government agencies as well as the general public.

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Jul
16
to Jul 26

SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK...ing lot.

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Summer with Shakespeare in the Park...ing Lot.

SESSION I & II Program Includes:

Theater (Acting), Movement (Dance), Singing, Shakespeare History, Costumes (Design), Set Design, Camp T-Shirt and a performance of an adaptation of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night’s Dream open to the community on the last day of camp. Children will work and learn from a team of trained theater professionals and educators who are dedicated to performing arts and educational outreach. 

OPEN TO GRADES 2 to 12 

Program Hours: 9:00 am to 3:00 PM  $250.00/Session

Electives: 3:00 pm to 5:00 PM $100/Session

Students will be grouped by age and theatre experience if any.  All activities are modified for the particular age groups.

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