Imagine yourself in an intimate place, absorbing the glorious sound of
music or laughing to the
comedian’s antics while surrounded by the inspiring colors and forms of works of art!
The Heinz W. Otto Gallery has 12-foot ceilings, superb acoustics, and a seating capacity of 100.
Saturday, January 24, 8 p.m.
“All the flat top cats and dungaree dolls” are headed to the Watchung Arts Center for an evening of 1950’s rock-n-roll
RAVE ON! is a band that features the music of Buddy Holly and Roy Orbison, playing hits like “That’ll Be The Day,”, “Not Fade Away,” “Peggy Sue,” “Pretty Woman,” “Crying,” and “Only The Lonely,” along with other classic, early rock-n-roll songs.
This is the music that paved the way for rock-n-roll and influenced The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and countless other artists.
RAVE ON! is living proof that Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison and the music of early rock-n-roll is timeless and continues to appeal to people of all ages.
RAVE ON!’s show is always a crowd pleaser.
Chris Roselle - Guitar & Lead Vocals
Pete Farley - Bass Guitar & Background Vocals
Don Guinta - Drums & Background Vocals
Lauren Hooker & Friends
We have had to postpone Lauren Hooker's concert, originally scheduled for January 31. We hope to schedule Ms. Hooker for a later date.
Please note: the date for the February Improvables performance has changed.
Adult Improv: Saturday, January 10, 8 p.m.
Family Improv: Saturday, February 7, 8 p.m.
Adult Improv: Saturday, March 14, 8 p.m.
Family Improv: Saturday, April 25, 8 p.m.
Adult Improv: Saturday, May 16, 8 p.m.
The Improvables have been providing the Center’s audiences with zany, raucous one-of-a-kind and never-to-be-repeated humor since 2002. Each show features a series of games in which the performers act out various scenes, based on audience suggestions, without advanced knowledge of the topics. Come ready to laugh at the antics of this wonderful improvisational troupe of actors including Randy Schweriner, David Kritz, Michele Kerekes, and Brandon Lericos of Bridgewater, Phil Hochman of Plainfield, Roberta Maher of Mt. Arlington and Mike Griffin of Hillsborough.
Family-friendly shows are suitable for children 10 and older, while adult shows are “R” rated.
Third Annual Watchung Hills Regional High School Video Art Showcase
Friday, February 6, 8 p.m.
The Watchung Arts Center and Watchung Hills Regional High School present a night of short films by WHRHS Video Production Students.
Come watch the short movie art created by these talented writers and directors. Genres include Drama, Comedy, and Horror. The young moviemakers range in ages from 14-18 and have taken Mr. Iacovone’s Video Production classes at WHRHS. The student skills vary from beginner to advanced.
Please join us for a night of creative entertainment and meet the student filmmakers in a reception following the screenings. Mr. Rocco Iacovone, teacher of Video Production at Watchung Hills Regional High School, will be your host.
Movies start at 8 p.m. Refreshments at 9:30 p.m. Limited seating available. Tickets can be purchased online at Eventbrite, adults $15, students $8.
Enjoy videos of some of the past season's performances at the WAC
The Three Jazz DivasLauren Hooker sings "Don't Get Around Much Anymore"
Saturday, Feb 1
Saturday, May 31.