Maplewood—South Orange Book Festival
Jun
9
Jun 10

Maplewood—South Orange Book Festival

  • The Woodland

The Maplewood–South Orange Book Festival brings together authors, readers and book lovers from all over New Jersey, as well as New York City. The authors at the book festival range from adult to YA to children’s, both fiction and nonfiction.

2017 Listen To Your Mother
May
13
2:00 pm14:00

2017 Listen To Your Mother

  • The Woodland

This year, Listen to Your Mother will be presented in 30 cities across the United States and Canada with the mission of taking the audience on a well-crafted journey that celebrates and validates motherhood (in all of its complexity, diversity, and humor) in the form of original readings performed live on-stage by their authors.

The Theater Project Presents Exit Strategy
Apr
6
Apr 23

The Theater Project Presents Exit Strategy

  • The Burgdorff Center

Ike Holter's "fierce and funny" comedy about a crumbling Chicago school scheduled for closure and demolition, over the dead body of at least one teacher.

Likely Stories
Mar
27
7:30 pm19:30

Likely Stories

  • The Woodland

Likely Stories is an evening of storytelling that was inspired by Isaiah Sheffer’s Selected Shorts at Symphony Space.

The Strollers Presents Good People
Mar
17
Mar 25

The Strollers Presents Good People

  • The Burgdorff Center

Welcome to Southie, a Boston neighborhood where a night on the town means a few rounds of bingo, where this month's paycheck covers last months bills, and where Margie Walsh has just been let go from yet another job.

The Maplewood Chili Cookoff
Feb
26
2:00 pm14:00

The Maplewood Chili Cookoff

  • The Woodland

There will be music, a bar, a madcap eating contest, and up to 40 creative chili entries from the best amateur and professional chefs in the region. And yep - you can bring the kids.  EVENT DETAILS

Kaleidoscope Kabaret
Feb
24
Feb 26

Kaleidoscope Kabaret

  • The Burgdorff Center for Performing Arts

Short plays from the playwright workshop presented by The Theater Project at The Burgdorff Center.  EVENT DETAILS

Presidents Day at The Woodland
Feb
20
11:00 am11:00

Presidents Day at The Woodland

  • The Woodland

No School, No Problem.  The big and littles can rock out together in the morning with Michael & The Rockness Monsters.  And in the afternoon, join Scott Kettler for a drum circle.  EVENT DETAILS

Having Our Say
Feb
17
Feb 19

Having Our Say

  • The Burgdorff Center for Performing Arts

Having Our Say, by Emily Mann opens as 103-year-old Sadie Delany and 101-year-old Bessie Delany welcome you into their Mount Vernon, New York, home.

Think Fast
Feb
10
Feb 12

Think Fast

  • The Burgdorff Center for Performing Arts

Think Fast provides adventurous playgoers with a variety of new works. The Short Play Competition features up to 12 new plays in a variety of playwriting styles.  EVENT DETAILS