(took this picture in my backyard this afternoon!)
As they say "March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb." And that could not be more true than seeing how this month started with blistery snow blizzards, and now spring could not be more present. Buds a busting, weeds are popping, and South Jersey is jam-packed with new shows. Below is an update of what can be seen this weekend and what's up-and-coming. I can hardly fit it all in one post, but here goes!
CASINO NIGHT - The Road Company (Williamstown , NJ) - Saturday, April 4, 7:30pm. VFW Post 1616. 1940 N. Black Hor se Pike. Williamstown, NJ 08094. Tickets $35 single and $60 per couple. $30 Fireman/Police/Military/Veteran. Must be 21 years or older to enter. Purchase tickets online.
Neil Simon's BAREFOOT IN THE PARK - Cumberland Players (Vineland, NJ) - Friday & Saturday 8pm. FINAL TWO PERFORMANCES. Directed by Carol Heney (Millville, NJ). Located at the Little Theatre 66 E. Sherman Ave. Vineland, NJ 08362. Tickets $13. Call (856) 692-5626.
MAN OF LA`MANCHA - Sketch Club Players. Fri (Opening Night) and Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm. Tickets range from $13-$15. 443 Glover St. Woodbury, NJ. (856) 848-8089 for tickets. (additional performances next weekend starting Thursday April 2 at 8pm)
THE COCOANUTS - Broadway Theatre (Pitman, NJ). Friday & Saturday 8pm. Tickets are $25.
Directed by and Starring Ted Wioncek as Groucho Marx. FINAL TWO PERFORMANCES!
A FEW GOOD MEN - Ritz Theatre Company. Fri & Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm. Tickets range from $20-$30. (additional performances next weekend April 3 at 8pm)
GODSPELL - The Kelsey Theatre. Fri & Sat 8pm, Sun 2pm. Tickets are $16 Adults, $14 Seniors, $12 Students with ID. 1200 Old Trenton Road. West Windsor, NJ 08550. (609) 570-3333.
SHAKESPEARE SCENES - Act Out Theatre. Barnes & Noble Bookstore 1553 Almonesson Dr. Deptford, NJ. Saturday at 1pm. Free admission (scenes from Much Ado About Nothing, Taming of the Shrew, and Henry VI)
High School -
THE WIZ - Pitman High School. Fri & Sat 7pm. Tickets are $10 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors. 225 Linden Ave. Pitman, NJ. (856) 589-2121.
ANYTHING GOES (1962 version) - Bridgeton High School. Tickets are $5.
CRAZY FOR YOU - Gloucester Catholic High School at the Deptford High School Auditorium. Friday & Saturday 8pm Tickets are $10. (856) 456-440 ext: 282.