• What’s Next For VHS ’17: The Theater

    On Friday, June 16, Mia Corbett will be walking across a floor with a crowd of people. It just won’t be at the graduation for the Verona High School class of 2017. Yes, Corbett is graduating, but...

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  • Veronans Star In ​’The Twentieth Century’ ​At Studio Playhouse

    Come along as we ride the stylish Twentieth Century, LTD as it speeds from Chicago to New York. Meet the flamboyant and egocentric theatrical impresario Oscar Jaffe. Being broke won’t stop Jaffe. He just got the rights...

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  • Pushcart Players Awarded Grant

    Pushcart Players, the Verona-based Emmy-nominated and award-winning touring theater for young audiences, has received a generous grant from The Whitehill Foundation of Montclair to support performances of their latest productions and in-school theater education programs. Founded in...

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  • ‘Peter And The Starcatcher” Features Verona Resident

    Verona resident Julie Galorenzo will be on stage for much of October as Mrs. Bumbrake in The Growing Stage’s run of Peter And The Starcatcher. The Tony Award winning play upends the century-old story of how an...

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  • VHS Grad Produces Free Hip-Hop Show

    Allison Smartt, a 2007 graduate of Verona High School who has a production company specializing in performances about social justice, is bringing a new show to William Paterson University on Thursday, February 25. The show is called...

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  • Smartt Stages Off-Broadway Show

    MOM BABY GOD, a play produced by a 2007 graduate of Verona High School, will be presented as part of New York City’s sixth Annual Planet Connections Theatre Festivity. Verona native Allison Smartt is responsible for the...

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  • Eat At Applebee’s To Support VHS Theater

    The Spotlight Players Parents Association supports the theater program at Verona High School by raising additional funds needed for the Spotlight Players shows and offering scholarships to graduating seniors who intend to pursue the theater arts either...

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  • Help Fund A Theater Project

    Allison Smartt, a 2007 graduate of Verona High School, is the sound designer and production manager of a theater piece that has started an online funding campaign. MOM BABY GOD is a new, immersive piece of political...

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  • Guess The Next Season At Paper Mill

    The Paper Mill Playhouse has sent us this image, which they say holds the clues to the 2012-2013 season. Each image contains something that should help us think about the titles of plays and musicals. Hmmmm. The...

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  • Paper Mill Sets Children’s Theater Schedule

    Paper Mill Playhouse has released its Winter-Spring season of children’s programming.  The season begins with “Charlotte’s Web” on Saturday, February 18, and includes “Ramona Quimby” and “Seussical” in March, and “Henry & Mudge” and “Red Riding Hood...

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