Happenings

Friday, March 15

Cape May, P.A.L. Comedy Night Fundraiser, 7 to 10 p.m., Convention Hall, Beach Avenue, three headline comedians, $35 advance, $45 door. 609-884-9563

Hammonton, "Going Green" open house, 5 to 9 p.m., Antique Marketplace, 109 12th St., showcasing furniture designs by Fred Beckmeier, live entertainment, refreshments. 609-567-1889.

Monday, March 18

Vineland, Free music lecture, folk literature in composed music, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Community Event Room, Public Library, 1058 E. Landis Ave., 856-794-4244.

Kids

Friday, March 15

Vineland, Disney's Alice in Wonderland Jr., musical, 7:30 p.m. March 15, 16; 2 p.m. March 17, Landis Youth Theater Production, Landis Theater, 830 E. Landis Ave., $13 adult, $10 children.

Wednesday, March 20

Sea Isle City, Easter Program for children, 4:30 p.m., rain date March 21, Dealy Field, 6108 Central Ave., age 11 and younger, egg hunts, "Bunny Hop" sack races, face painting, visit with Easter Bunny. SeaIsleCityNJ.us

Music

Sunday, March 17

Atlantic City, Vibraphonist Behn Gillece and band, Jersey Shore Jazz Vespers, 4 p.m., Asbury United Methodist Church, 1213 Pacific Ave., free concert and CD signing, refreshments to follow, donations accepted. 609-703-7907 or JazzVespers.com

Cape May, Gina Roche, Jazz Vespers, 3 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Hughes and Decatur streets, $5 minimum donation. CapeMayJazzVespers.com

Theater

Thursday, March 14

Bridgeton, Seussical the Musical, 7 p.m. March 14, 15, 1 and 7 p.m. March 16, Cumberland Regional High School Drama Guild, Silver Lake Road, $10 adults, $7 children. 856-451- 9400, ext. 305.

Friday, March 15

Cape May, "Sherlock Holmes' Adventure of the Norwood Builder," 8 p.m., March 15, 16, East Lynne Theater Company, First Presbyterian Church of Cape May, 500 Hughes St., in the style of old time radio broadcast, $25 general admission, $15 students, free ages 12 and younger.

Hammonton, "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)," comedy, 8 p.m. March 15, 16, 21, 22, 23; 3 p.m. March 17; Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., $25. 609-704-5012.

Saturday, March 16

Atlantic City, Peter and The Wolf, children's performance, Atlantic City Ballet, 2 p.m., Dante Hall Theater, 14 N. Mississippi Ave., $12 adult, children $10. 609-804-1995 or www.acballet.org

Seaville, Auditions for Brigadoon, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Youth Opera of South Jersey, Methodist Church, 3100 S. Shore Road, ages 8 to 18. 609-425-8080.

Friday, March 22

Atlantic City, "Italian American Reconciliation," comedy, 8 p.m. March 22, 23, 29, 30; 2 p.m. March 24, Dante Hall Theater of Stockton College, 14 N. Mississippi Ave., $20 adults, $18 seniors, Stockton students, $2 service fee all tickets. 609-347-2162 or www.stockton.edu/dantehall

Saturday, March 23

Atlantic City, "Lit With a Dim Bulb," murder mystery, 7 p.m., Absecon Lighthouse, 31 S. Rhode Island Ave., pizza, beer, wine, soft drinks served 6:30 p.m., tower climb included with admission, $25. Reservations 609-449-1360 or www.abseconlighthouse.org

Ocean City, Auditions for summer productions, Ocean City Theatre Company, Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, by appointment only, for ages 17 and older. www.oceancitytheatrecompany.com

Richard Stockton College, "A Couple of Blaguards," two-character comedy, 2 p.m., Performing Arts Center, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, based on novels by Frank and Malachy McCourt, $25. 609-652-9000 or www.stockton.edu/pac

Thursday, March 28

Ocean City, "The Last Supper," live dramatization, 7 p.m., Ocean City Tabernacle, 550 Wesley Ave., free, offering received, drama, music, worship. 609-399-1915.

Friday, April 5

Beach Haven, "Carousel," musical, 7 p.m. April 5, 6; 2 p.m. April 7, Our Gang Players, Surflight Theater, Engleside and Beach avenues, $15 adults, $12 seniors, $8 age 12 and younger. 609-597-0553 or www.ourgang.org

Thursday, April 11

Ocean County College, Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor," 7:30 p.m. preview performance, OCC Theatre Company, Black Box Theatre, Academic Wing, Arts & Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, limited seating, $10. 732-255-0500 or www.ocean.edu

Friday, April 12

Ocean County College, Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor," 7:30 p.m. April 12, 19; 8 p.m. April 13, 20; 2 p.m. April 14, OCC Theatre Company, Black Box Theatre, Academic Wing, Arts & Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, limited seating, $22 adult, $20 senior adult, $10 student. 732-255-0500 or www.ocean.edu

Wednesday, April 17

Little Egg Harbor Township, "Jest Plain Funny," montage of comedic sketches, 7 p.m., Linda Turash Productions, Ocean County Library, Little Egg Harbor Branch, 290 Mathistown Road, free. 732-349-6200 or www.theoceancountylibrary.org

Friday, April 19

Hammonton, "Hair," rock musical, 8 p.m. April 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, May 3, 4, 9, 10, 11; 3 p.m. April 28, May 5, Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., $25. 609-704-5012 or www.theeagletheatre.com

Tuesday, April 23

Beach Haven, "Thank You for the Music - A Modern Tribute to ABBA," musica, April 23-May 4, Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $45, group rates, dinner packages available. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Tuesday, May 7

Beach Haven, Broadway at the Beach summer series, Surflight Theater, Engleside and Beach avenues, "Sleuth," May 7-19; "The Boyfriend," May 24-June 16; "George M!" June 19-July 17; Rodgers and Hammerstein's "South Pacific," July 10-28; "Les Miserables," July 31-Aug. 18; "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown," Aug. 21-Sept. 8; "Our Town," Sept. 25-Oct. 6; "Irving Berlin's White Christmas," Dec. 3-22; $45. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Friday, Sept. 6

Millville, Les Miserables, Sept. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, Cumberland Players, Levoy Theatre, 128 North High St., $20. 856-327-6400 or www.levoy.net

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