Freehold Arts and Beyond USL November 9, 2014 USL Stories Tuesday, November 11, 20146:00pm 11:00pmThe American Hotel will host the FBAC for its first open mic night. This free event is open to the public to participate, or simply enjoy local musicians while in the beautiful American Hotel. The event will be held in the banquet room right off of the lounge area. This will be a great venue and celebration of local musicians. Musicians who have never played in Freehold will find this a perfect opportunity to play for their first time in our growing music and arts community. Tuesday, 11/11/14Sign up at 6pmShow Starts at 7pm Featured Act: Jenn Karma MC Jeff Friedman Open mic is open to acoustic players. Interested performers are encouraged to sign up early by emailing the FBAC at firstname.lastname@example.orgThe American Hotel is located at 18 East Main Street, Freehold, NJ 07728Executive Board President Jeffrey J. Friedman, Vice President Brian Sullivan, Treasurer John F. Newman, Secretary Gil Burgess Board Of Trustees Richard D. Berger, Yvette Cataneo, Samantha Daesener, Paul Gallagher, Lynn Reich, Joe Barris, Jilltrude Barba, Dru-Anne PalaimaOur SponsorsPlease support the following businesses who support local arts and the FBAC Monmouth County Arts Council Stillwell House Fine Art and Antiques Amrcon IT Support Park 33 Restaurant Freehold Savings and Loans Association Law Offices of John F. Newman Court JesterCozmo’s Hair Color Studio Tony’s Freehold Grill Investors Bank Wonderland Melon Farms Stefano’s Pizza Dr. Russell Brokstein Hometown Family Wellness Center BrightonThe Freehold Borough Arts Council is excited to announce the return of a favorite Freehold holiday tradition. On Friday, December 12, 2014 at 7:30pm, under the musical direction of Marina Alexander, The Arcadian Chorale will perform at the St. Rose of Lima RC Church located at 16 McLean Street, Freehold. The event will be a “Freehold Fa La La” with some anticipated surprises. Be sure to follow FBAC media for a more detailed announcement in the very near future. Also be sure to visit the Arcadian Chorale at their web site www.arcadianchorale.org A Freehold Art Society exhibit at the Freehold Public Library was hung on Tuesday, September 9 and will remain on exhibit until November 17, 2014. A new show will then be accepted. Any artist, amateur or professional may enter that show on November 17 and 18. For more information, check our website www.freeholdartsociety.homestead.com e-mail your questions to us email@example.comOasis Players to Perform at MuseumThe Oasis Players, a Monmouth County-based cabaret troupe, will return to the Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County on November 30, 2014, at 2 PM. The program, “A Musical Parade,” will take the audience through a century of music, celebrating composers Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, and Richard Rodgers. The cabaret salutes the 50th anniversary of Broadway’s Hello Dolly, Funny Girl, and Fiddler on the Roof, and the finale will recognize contemporary Tony Award composers Jason Robert Brown and Adam Guettel.The cabaret marks the fifth appearance of Oasis Players at JHMOMC! The event is produced and directed by Robert Weinstein, with music direction provided by Justin Ryan who is also on keyboards. Featured entertainers include Nathan DeDeo, Sandi Edelstein, Scott Segall, Diane Parker, Amy Fredericks. Lauren Weiner, Debbie Higgins, Dorothy Dobkowski, Ed Lamb, and Mary O’Connor. Rumor has it that the audience will help perform as well! We hope you will join us in welcoming these talented performers.Tickets for the cabaret can be purchased for $18.00 for members, $20.00 for non-members. Bring a non-perishable food item for the local food bank and receive a $3.00 discount on admission price.For more information or to make reservations (non-refundable) call the Museum at 732-252-6990 or visitwww.jhmomc.org. The Jewish Heritage Museum is located at 310 Mounts Corner Drive (at the corner of Route 537 and Wemrock Road) in Freehold., on the second floor of the historic Levi Solomon barn in the Mounts Corner Shopping Center. It is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization and is handicapped accessible.Member GroupsDowntown Concert Series www.downtownconcertseries.orgCenter Players www.centerplayers.orgNJRocks.tv www.njrocks.tvArcadian Chorale www.arcadian Chorale.orgRed Horse Gallery (ARC of Monmouth County) www.arcofmonmouth.orgDowntown Freehold www.downtownfreehold.orgFreehold Art Society www.freeholdartsociety.homestead.comSecond Annual FBAC Arts and Crafts Vendor ShowSaturday, December 6, 2014 11:00am 4:00pm First Presbyterian Church of FreeholdThe Freehold Borough Arts Council is planning on its second Arts and Crafts Vendor event on the first Saturday in December. This event will feature a variety of talented artists and crafters from around Monmouth County.Last years first run event was quite successful and we are happy to announce that many of last years vendors will be returning. We also have some new artists and crafters joining us. The public will find a unique blend of diverse artists and crafters to choose from.Interested artists may inquire about available space by emailing the FBAC firstname.lastname@example.orgThe First Presbyterian Church of Freehold is located at 118 West Main Street. On May 1, 2010 the Downtown Concert Series launched withAn Evening of Song. For our Fifth Anniversary Celebration we bring you An Evening at the Opera. Join us for an exciting evening of opera favorites, featuring arias, duets, trios and ensembles from beloved operas. We’ll be joined by some familiar faces as we revisit the origins of our series.Saturday November 15, 2014 at 7:30pmSt. Peter’s Church Throckmorton Street, FreeholdNadine Robinson, soprano Amanda Lee Schneider, soprano Galit Dadoun-Cohen, mezzo-soprano Jessica Renfro, mezzo-soprano Jeremy Blossey, tenor Philip Alongi, tenor David B. Murray, baritone Charles Schneider, baritone Mark Hyczko, pianoVisitwww.downtownconcertseries.orgfor ticket information. Reservations are recommended.Museum Offers A Children’s Craft Program to Celebrate HanukkahThe Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County will present A Children’s Craft Program to Celebrate Hanukkah, onThursday, November 20, 2014, from 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM at Around the Corner Art Center, 290 Mounts Corner Drive, Freehold, NJ. Around the Corner Art Center is located next to the Museum in the Mounts Corner Shopping Center. This is the third year that a Hanukkah craft project is being offered by the Museum.During the program, which is subsidized by the Museum’s Druin Education Fund, children ages 4 and up will be guided by the staff at the Art Center to decorate either an original ceramic Menorah for Hanukkah or a ceramic Hanukkah platter. Parents are encouraged to assist their child with the project. After completion that day, the piece will be dried and fired, and returned to the Museum for pickup the following week.The cost is $10.00 for each child, includes all supplies needed and is non-refundable. Reservations are required in advance so that sufficient supplies are available. Space is limited so make your reservations early.For further information and reservations, please call the Museum at 732-252-6990 or visitwww.jhmomc.org to make reservations online. When making reservations please specify which craft item you would like to create. The Museum is located at 310 Mounts Corner Drive in Freehold. It is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization and is handicapped accessible.The Jewish Heritage Museum of Monmouth County310 Mounts Corner DriveFreehold, NJ 07728Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.