Happenings

Thursday, April 25

Richard Stockton College, Popovich Comedy Pet Theatre, 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, family entertainment, $20, $35. 609-652-9000 or stockton.edu/pac

Friday, April 26

Cape May, "Cape May's Chalfonte Hotel: A Living National Landmark," exhibit opening, 7 p.m., Carriage House Gallery, Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., vintage photos, watercolors, architectural drawings, diaries, first person narratives and memorabilia of guests, open daily through Nov. 10, free. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or capemaymac.org

Lower Township, Lighthouse Full Moon Climb, 8 to 10 p.m., April 26, May 25, June 22, July 22, Cape May Lighthouse, Cape May Point State Park, $7 adults, $3 ages 3 to 12, free to Friends of Lighthouse members, admission to Visitors Orientation Center and ground floor free. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or capemaymac.org

Saturday, April 27

Cape May, Spring Festival Crafts & Antiques Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Emlen Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., outdoor marketplace, Beer Garden. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or capemaymac.org

Egg Harbor City, Train Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 27, 28, Atlantic County Railway Club, 4-H Center, Route 50, swap meet, vendors, $2 adults, free age 12 and younger, proceeds benefit St. Jude's Children's Hospital. 609-703-5975.

Galloway Township, Earth Day at the Noyes, 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. Hesburgh Lecture "Scenic: What Makes America Beautiful and How We Can Keep It That Way," Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, Lily Lake Road, Oceanville, presented by Stockton Center on Successful Aging, free admission includes gallery, lecture and lunch, donations accepted. 609-626-3591 or stockton.edu/scosa

Galloway Township, Drum Circle event, 11 a.m., rain date April 28, Herban Legend Boutique, The Village Greene, Historic Smithville, 615 E. Moss Mill Road, for all ages, bring own drum or other percussion instruments (limited instruments available for loan), lawn chair or blanket. 609-204-6620.

Millville, "The Amazing Kreskin," 7:30 p.m., Levoy Theatre, 126-130 N. High St., $20, $25, no children 10 and younger allowed. 856-327-6400 or levoy.net

Ocean County College, Comedy Tonight! – Comedian Jeff Norris, 8 p.m., Arts & Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, $25 adult, $20 senior, $10 student. 732-255-0500 or ocean.edu

Sunday, April 28

Cape May, Sunday "Sports Talk" open forum, 2 to 4:30 p.m.,Convention Hall, 714 Beach Ave., live audience interaction with professional sports journalists, for all ages, $5. 609-884-9525 or capemaycity.org

Petersburg, Greater Tuckahoe Area Merchant's Association Tour de Tuckahoe Bike Tour, Duathlon Scholarship fund raiser, 9 a.m., Amanda's Field, Route 50, registration required. 609-628-0101 or

Tuesday, April 30

Margate, Dinner and Movie, 5 p.m., Milton and Betty Katz Jewish Community Center, 501 N. Jerome Ave., dinner followed by movie "Life of Pi," advance $14 JCC members, $17 nonmembers; one week advance $17 members, $20 nonmembers. 609-822-1167, ext. 113.

Wednesday, May 1

Vineland, "$20 Happy Hour Comedy Show," 6:30 p.m., complimentary happy hour 5:30 p.m., Mori's on Landis, 830 E. Landis Ave., comics Julia Scotti and Scott Friedman, $20. 856) 794-8653 or mainstreetvineland.org

Kids

Sunday, May 5

Vineland, "Martha Speaks," musical, 2 p.m., Family Matinee Series, Appel Farm at the Landis, 830 East Landis Ave., $12, or get two free tickets with donation of pet food or treats at Cumberland County SPCA booth at theater on day of show. 856-691-1121 or landistheater.com

Saturday, May 11

Galloway Township, Children's Festival, noon to 4:30 p.m., Historic Smithville and Village Greene, Route 9 and Moss Mill Road, Smithville, activities, shows, crafts, free admission, 609-748-8999 or colonialinn

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Music

Thursday, April 25

Millville, Kutless with Ashes, Remain and Luminate, 7 p.m., Levoy Theatre, 126 N. High St., $35, $25, $20. 856-327-6400 or levoy.net

Ocean City, Open Mic Night, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, Meeting Room N116, Public Library, 1735 Simpson Ave., performers scheduled on first-come-first play basis, free. 609-399-2434.

Saturday, April 27

Somers Point, Safe Haven Cafe music concert series, 8 p.m., inside New Covenant Community Church, 701 New Hampshire Ave., doors open 7 p.m., coffee and latte bar. 609-601-1299 or safehavencafe.com

Sunday, April 28

Ocean City, Package Goods Orchestra, 2 to 3:30 p.m., main lecture room, Public Library, 1735 Simpson Ave., for all ages, free. 609-399-2434.

Richard Stockton College, "An Intimate Evening of Brahms," 7:30 p.m., Alton Auditorium, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, Stockton Chorale and the Stockton Oratorio Society with special guests, $8 general admission, $6 seniors, students. 609-652-9000 or stockton.edu/pac

Monday, April 29

Richard Stockton College, South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble, "American Masterpieces," 7:30 p.m., Performing Arts Center, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, side-by-side concert with high school and college musicians, $10 all seats. 609-652-9000 or stockton.edu/pac

Tuesday, April 30

Richard Stockton College, "Get Your Kicks on Route 66: Ease on Down the Road," spring concert, 7:30 p.m., Experimental Theatre of the Performing Arts Center, M-Wing, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $8 general admission, $6 seniors, and students. 609-652-4505 or stockton.edu/pac

Theater

Thursday, April 25

Hammonton, "Hair," rock musical, 8 p.m. April 25, 26, 27, May 3, 4, 9, 10, 11; 3 p.m. April 28, May 5, Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., $25 general admission, $30 front rows. 609-704-5012 or theeagletheatre.com

Richard Stockton College, Broadway Medley Series, Broadway favorites in dance and song, 7:30 p.m. April 25-27, Campus Center Theater, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $8 general admission, $6 students, senior adults. stockton.edu/pac

Friday, April 26

Beach Haven,

"Thank You for the Music - A Modern Tribute to ABBA," musical, through May 4, 2 and 8 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday; 2 and 8 p.m. Tuesday; 2 p.m. Wednesday; Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, Beach Haven, $45, group rates, dinner packages available. 609-492-9477 or

Atlantic City, "Foul Weather Fiend," murder mystery dinner theater, 7 p.m. April 26; 1 p.m. April 27; The Palm Atlantic City, 2801 Pacific Ave., The Quarter in Tropicana Casino and Resort, $90. 609-344-0483.

Saturday, April 27

Atlantic City, "Carmen," 8 p.m., Atlantic City Ballet, Superstar Theater, Resorts Casino Hotel, 1133 Boardwalk, free. 609-804-1995 or acballet.org

Cape May, "A Foul Weather Fiend," murder mystery dinner, 7 p.m. April 27; luncheon 1 p.m. April 28; Impromptu Players, Carriage House Caf� & Tearoom, Physick Estate, 1048 Washington St., $45 dinner, $30 luncheon. 609-884-5404 or 800-275-4278 or capemaymac.org

Ocean County College, Comedy Tonight!, 8 p.m., Arts and Community Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, comedians Jeff Norris and Pete Micahels, impressionist Mark Verselli, $25 adult, $20 senior, $10 student. 732-255-0500 or tickets.ocean.edu

Thursday, May 2

Little Egg Harbor Township, "Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps," 7 p.m. May 2, 3, 4, 2:30 p.m. May 5, Little Egg Theatre Company, Frog Pond Elementary School, 307 Frog Pond Road, $10 (mention secret word "Hitchcock" and receive $1 discount). littleeggtheatreco.com

Saturday May 4

Atlantic City, "Caught Up In The Swing," 8 p.m., Atlantic City, Ballet, Taj Mahal Arena, Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort,

1000 Boardwalk at Virginia Avenue,

free. 609-804-1995 or acballet.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 surflight.org

Tuesday, May 14

Stafford Township, "S'Wonderful: The New Gershwin Musical," 2 p.m. May 14, 15; 2 and 8 p.m. May 16; 3 p.m. May 19; OceanFirst Theater, Stafford Township Arts Center, 1000 McKinley Ave., Manahawkin, $35 adults, $20 age 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or oceantheatre.org

Friday, May 17

Cape May, "How to Make a Rope Swing," drama, 8 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, May 17-June 7, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. May 17: half-price preview performance; May 26: half-price senior matinee; May 31: Pay-What-You-Can-Night. 609-884-1341.

Sunday, May 26

Beach Haven, Tommy Tune in Taps, Tunes, and Tall Tales, which plays May 26-27.

The May 26 performance is a Benefit for Surflight Theatre, which suffered damage to its stage, dressing rooms and offices.

The show, featuring musical director Michael Biagi, is offered May 26 at 8 PM and May 27 at 2PM.

In Taps, Tunes, and Tall Tales, Broadway's tallest tapper takes to the Surflight stage - dancing, singing and tale-telling through 50 years of big time showmanship, on its newly renovated stage following Hurricane Sandy.

Surflight Theater is located at 201 Engleside Avenue, Beach Haven. Tickets for Tommy Tune Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales are $75. For tickets, call (609) 492-9477 or visit, www.surflight.org.

Friday, June 7

Hammonton, "Urinetown: The Musical," 8 p.m. June 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29; 3 p.m. June 16, 23, Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., $25 general admission, $30 front row. 609-704-5012 or theeagletheatre.com

Wednesday, June 12

Cape May, "Lend Me A Tenor," comedy, 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, June 12 – July 26, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. June 12: half-price preview performance; June 30: half-price senior performance; June 21: Pay- What-You- Can-Night. 609-884-1341.

Wednesday, July 31

Cape May, "Boeing Boeing," comedy, 8 p.m., Tuesdays through Sundays, July 31-Sept. 13, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. July 31: half-price preview performance; Aug. 18: half-price senior performance; Sept. 3: Pay-What-You-Can-Night. 609-884-1341.

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 levoy.net

Wednesday, Sept. 18

Cape May, "Freud's Last Session," drama, 8 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays, Sept. 18-Oct. 19, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Sept. 18: half-price preview performance; Oct. 2: half-price senior performance; Oct. 10: Pay-What-You-Can-Night. 609-884-1341.

Wednesday, Oct. 23

Cape May, "A Walk in the Woods," drama, 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, Oct. 23-Nov. 16, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Oct. 23: half-price preview performance; Nov. 3: half-price senior performance; Nov. 8: Pay-What-You-Can-Night. 609-884-1341.

Friday, Nov. 29

Cape May, "Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol," 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, Nov. 29-Dec. 29, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Dec. 8: half-price senior performance; Dec. 14: Pay-What-You-Can-Matinee. 609-884-1341.

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