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Event Calendar

Sunday, January 4 - Saturday, January 31
In our Galleries

"Abstaction and Extraction" curated by Nancy Ori
and "Transcience" curated by Caitlin Albright

Saturday, January 31, 8 p.m. - POSTPONED

Lauren Hooker & Friends

Wednesday, February 4 - February 28
In our Galleries
Opening Reception February 8, 1 PM

Heinz W. Otto Gallery:"New Perspectives" curated by Rosalia Verdun

This exhibit features the artwork of seven New Jersey artists, each exploring a unique path in the visual arts. The seven artists featured in the show are Rosalia Tignini Verdun, Adrian Giuliani, Judy Lanfredi, Judith Leeds, Sandra Gelman Wolf, and Grace and Michael Zambelli.

Lower Gallery:Milena Filipova

A native of Bulgaria, Jersey City based artist, Milena Filipova, has dedicated her life to studying and producing art. As a young prodigy, she studied with famous artists in Bulgaria while winning national and international exhibitions.

Friday, February 6, 8:00 p.m.

Special Event: Third Annual Watchung Hills Regional High School Video Showcase

$15 ($8 for students)
The Watchung Arts Center and Watchung Hills Regional High School present a night of short films by WHRHS Video Production students. Genres include drama, comedy, and horror. The young Moviemakers range in ages from 14-18. This will be an evening of creative entertainment with a Meet the Student Filmmakers reception at 9:30, following the event.

Saturday, February 7, 8 p.m.

Family Improv: The Improvables

All tickets $8
The Improvables have been providing the Center’s audiences with zany, raucous one-of-a-kind and never-to-be-repeated humor since 2002.

Friday, February 20, 8 - 10 p.m.
“NJ IDOL 2015”: Semi-Final Day 1

Tickets: $15, limited seating available.
The 2015 NJ IDOL vocal competition semi-finals. A panel of judges will evaluate each contestant based on singing, musicality, appearance, and stage presence. The winner will receive $500 and the two runner-ups will receive industry professional services prizes.

Saturday, February 21, 8 - 10 p.m.
“NJ IDOL 2015”: Semi-Final Day 2

Tickets: $15, limited seating available.
The 2015 NJ IDOL vocal competition semi-finals.

Saturday, February 28, 8 - 10 p.m.
“NJ IDOL 2015” Finals

Tickets: $15, limited seating available.
The 2015 NJ IDOL vocal competition finals.

Friday, March 6, 8 p.m.

Rio Clemente

$18 in advance, $22 ($20 for WAC members, $10 for students) at the door
Pianist Rio Clement, "The Bishop of Jazz" returns to the WAC

Saturday, March 14, 8 p.m.

Adult Improv: The Improvables

All tickets $8
Note: Improvables Adult shows are R-Rated.

Saturday, March 21, 8 p.m.

Classicals at the Circle: Russian Nights, Romantic Nocturnes

$18 in advance, $22 ($20 for WAC members, $10 for students) at the door
Cellist Martin Steinberg and Pianist Karen Delavan playing the music of such composers as Arensky, Glazunov, Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninoff.