Ring out the old with a wonderful Wonderful Life in Madison… ring in the new with a festive First Night in Morristown.
And a very HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!
THURSDAY, DEC. 28, 2017:
The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey in Madison presents It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, at 8 pm. Tickets start at $69. At Drew University, 36 Madison Ave. Call 973-408-5600. Read our review.
FRIDAY, DEC. 29:
Morning Yoga with Munah Hayes returns to the Morristown & Township Library at 9:30 am. Free. Bring a yoga mat. At One Miller Road, Morristown.
Bob Malone, keyboard player for Creedence Clearwater’s John Fogerty, performs at The Minstrel in Morris Township at 7:30 pm, with opener George Wurzbach of the comedy trio Modern Man. Admission: $10; children 12 and under, free. At the Morristown Unitarian Fellowship, 21 Normandy Heights Road.
Manhattan Comedy Night presents Rich Vos and Friends, at Morristown’s Mayo Performing Arts Center at 8 pm. Mature themes, language. Adults only. Tickets: $30. At 100 South St., 973-539-8008.
SATURDAY, DEC. 30:
SUNDAY, DEC. 31:
First Night Morris celebrates its 26th New Year’s Eve, bringing 85 events –dance, theatre, music (rock, jazz, blues, classical, etc.), visual arts, world cultures and children’s programs–to Morristown from 4:45 pm to midnight. Ring in 2018 in a festive, family friendly, alcohol-free atmosphere, with two fireworks shows and free shuttle buses, too. A $25 badge admits you to everything. (Discounts for four badges; children 4 and under, free.) Morristown Green is a proud sponsor of First Night Morris; follow our coverage here.
MONDAY, JAN. 1, NEW YEAR’S DAY 2018
Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) is scheduled to swear in Morristown Mayor Tim Dougherty for his third term, at 10 am at the Thomas Jefferson School. All are invited. At 101 James St.