Happenings

Thursday, Nov. 8

Cape May, East Lynne Theater Company gala "The American Songbook," 5:30 p.m. hors d'oeuvres, cash bar, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m., Aleathea's Restaurant, 7 Ocean St., silent auction, 50/50 raffle, entertainment, $55. Reservations 609-884-5898.

Saturday, Nov. 10

Atlantic City, The Atlantic City Experience: Night Clubs and the Northside, 2 p.m. Atlantic City Historical Museum, Garden Pier, New Jersey Avenue and Boardwalk, free. 609-347-5839.

Galloway Township, Noyes Independent Film Festival, 7 to 10 p.m., Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College, 733 Lily Lake Road, free popcorn, $7 general admission, Stockton students free. 609-652-8848.

Cape May Court House, Wine and Food Festival, noon to 5 p.m., Natali Vineyards, 221 North Delsea Drive, live music, wine tastings $5, food a la carte, free admission. 609-465-0075.

Ocean City, The Snore at the Shore, 11 a.m., quiet snoring contest, and White Mice, Hamster and Guinea Pig Challenge (turtles, reptiles welcome), 10:30 a.m., Senior Center of Ocean City Community Complex, 17th and Simpson Ave., free entry, contests part of city's 10th annual Quiet Festival. 609-525-9300.

Sunday, Nov. 11

Ocean City, Every Breath Counts Walk, Run, Survive 5K Event, 10 a.m., Ocean City Civic Center, Sixth Street and Boardwalk, registration 8 a.m., $30, $15 12 and younger, benefits lung cancer research. 609-653-3750.

Northfield, America: Shall We Dance?, ballroom dancing, 5 to 10 p.m., A.C. Country Club, 1 Leo Fraser Drive, music, dancing, free lessons, dinner, cash bar, semi-formal attire, $55. 609-645-8737.

Tuesday, Nov. 13

Ocean City, Art-inspired movies, 6:30 p.m., Public Library, 1735 Simpson Ave., free. Nov. 13: "America's Heart and Soul," documenatry by film maker Louis Schwarzberg; Dec. 4: "Agatha," fictional solution Christie's disappearance. 609-814-0308.

Ocean City, Music lecture, influences in music after the American Revolution, 10:30 a.m. to noon, Public Library, Room 110, 1735 Simpson Ave., by Paul M. Somers, free. 609-399-2434.

Wednesday, Nov. 14

Cape May, Winter Shore Slam, 7 to 9 p.m., doors open 6:30 p.m., Lucky Bones Backwater Grille, 1200 Route 109, 609-884-7525.

Music

Saturday, Nov. 10

Avalon, Big Band dance, Bill McGrady Orchestra, 8:30 to 11 p.m., Community Hall, 30th Street and Avalon Avenue, $7.50. 609-967-3066.

 

Theater

Thursday, Nov. 8

Cape May, "Sixteen Candelabras," 7:30 p.m., daily through mid-November, Elaine's, 513 Lafayette St., dinner, show, $44.95 adults, $34.95 teens, $24.95 children. 609-884-4358.

Cape May, "Poe, Times Two," 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays; through Nov.16, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Nov. 10: half-price senior matinee, 3 p.m.; Nov. 11: pay what you can matinee, 3 p.m. 609-884-1341.

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Friday, Nov. 9

Hammonton, "Urinetown," 8 p.m. Nov. 9, 10, 15, 16, 17; 3 p.m. Nov. 11, Second and Vine Players, Eagle Theater, 208 Vine St., 609-704-5012.

Millville, Annie, 8 p.m. Nov. 9, 10, 16, 17; 3 p.m. Nov. 11, 18; 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, Off Broad Street Players, Levoy Theatre, 126 N. High St., $20 adults, $14 seniors, students. 856-327-6400 or www.levoy.net

Vineland, The Importance of Being Earnest, 8 p.m. Nov. 9, 10, 16, 17; 2 p.m. Nov. 18, Cumberland Players, The Little Theatre, Sherman Avenue and the Boulevard. 856-692-5626 or www.cumberlandplayers.com

Saturday, Nov. 10

Hammonton, A Night of Comedy: Big Daddy Graham, stand-up comedy event, 8 p.m., Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., $25, $30. 609-704-5012 or www.theeagletheatre.com

Wednesday, Nov. 14

Richard Stockton College, Moliere's "Tartuffe," comedy, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14-17; 3 p.m. Nov. 18, Performing Arts Center, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $8 general admission, $6 students and senior adults. 609-652-9000.

Thursday, Nov. 15

Vineland, Classic movie "The Last Waltz" (1978), 7:30 p.m., Apple Farm at the Landis, Landis Theater, 830 E. Landis Ave., $5. 856-691-1121 or www.landistheater.com

Friday, Nov. 16

Ocean County College, Amadeus, 7 p.m. Nov. 16, 2 p.m. (special understudy show) and 7 p.m. Nov. 17, Performing Arts Center, main campus, College Drive, Toms River, $13, half price for Saturday matinee. 732-255-0500 or tickets.ocean.edu

Vineland, "The Legends of Sleepy Hollow," 7 p.m. Nov. 16, 17; 2 p.m. Nov. 18, St. Mary School, 735 Union Road, for all ages, $10 adult, $5 ages 13 and younger. 856-692-8537 or www.smrschool.org

North Wildwood, Little Shop of Horrors, musical, 7 p.m., Nov. 16, 17; 1 p.m. Nov. 18; 7 p.m. Nov. 21; Wildwood Catholic High School, 1500 Central Ave., $12. 609-522-7257.

Sunday, Nov. 18

Richard Stockton College, "Shopping! The Musical," 2 p.m., Campus Center Theatre, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, $35 regular, $40 box. 609-652-9000.

Friday, Nov. 23

Beach Haven, Irving Berlin's White Christmas, Nov. 23 to Dec. 21, Surflight Theatre, Engleside and Beach avenues, $36-$54. 609-492-9477 or www.surflight.org

Cape May, "A Tuna Christmas," comedy, 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 3 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays; Nov. 23-Dec. 30, Cape May Stage, Robert Shackleton Playhouse, Bank and Lafayette streets, $35 adults $30 seniors, $15 students. Dec. 9: half-price senior matinee 3 p.m. 609-884-1341 or www.capemaystage.org

Friday, Nov. 30

Hammonton, Christmas Spectacular, musical, 8 p.m., Nov. 30, Dec. 1, 6, 7, Eagle Theatre, 208 Vine St., family entertainment, $12 adults, $8 ages 12 and younger. 609-704-5012 or www.theeagletheatre.com

Saturday, Dec. 1

Richard Stockton College, "Nazi Hunter – Simon Wiesenthal," 7 p.m., Performing Arts Center, main campus, Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway Township, one-man play, $25 mezzanine, $40 orchestra, seniors $5 off, children $10 with adult ticket. 609-652-9000.

Friday, Dec. 7

Stafford Township, "Home for the Holidays," 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, 8, 14, 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 8, 9, 15, 16; 3:30 p.m. Dec. 11, 13, 14; Ocean Professional Theatre Company, OceanFirst Theatre, Main Street, Manahawkin, $35 adults, $20 children 12 and younger. 609-312-8306 or www.oceantheatre.org

Thursday, Dec. 13

Vineland, Classic movie "White Christmas" (1954), 7:30 p.m., Apple Farm at the Landis, Landis Theater, 830 E. Landis Ave., $5. 856-691-1121 or www.landistheater.com

Friday, Dec. 14

Ocean City, Holiday Hits Bandstand, musical revue, 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 14; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 16; Greater Ocean City Theatre Company, Music Pier, Moorlyn Terrace and Boardwalk, $18 adults, $15 age 12 and younger. 609-525-9300 or www.ocnj.us

Vineland, It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, 7 p.m. Dec. 14, 15; 2 p.m. Dec. 16, Cumberland Players, The Little Theatre, Sherman Avenue and the Boulevard. 856-692-5626 or www.cumberlandplayers.com

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