This event is not in New Jersey, but across the Hudson River in New York City. I post it because it sounds really interesting! You may want to attend:
Wall to Wall Harlem Resonance
Their annual marathon event is back!
WHEN: Saturday, May 11, 11 AM-11 PM
WHERE: Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street in Manhattan.
ADMISSION: FREE General Admission
Immerse yourself in Harlem's vibrant cultural history and thriving currents of today. Wall to Wall Harlem Resonance is our daylong exploration of the music, film, literature, dance, poetry and food of Harlem. All performances are free and open to the public as part of Symphony Space's continuing commitment to make the arts accessible to everyone.
Performers include members of the Dance Theatre of Harlem School and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, the Mimi Jones Quintet, Gregory Generet and Tamara Tunie, BD Wong, Renee Robinson, Dandy Wellington and his Band, Julia Bullock, Cheryl Seltzer of CONTINUUM, Sonia Manzano, the Columbia University Jazz Ensemble, Harlem School of the Arts, The Mighty Third Rail, poets from Urban Word NYC, plus stars of the acclaimed "Renaissance in the Belly of the Killer Whale," and many others.
Eat and Drink
A daylong marathon can get your appetite going, so get your tickets now for the Neo-Soul Dinner catered by world-famous Sylvia's, with a sampling of beers from local breweries!
Support the Show
Consider making a $75 donation to Wall to Wall Harlem Resonance with a Producer's Ticket. You'll receive prime orchestra seating, a glass of champagne, and the knowledge that your contribution will help keep Wall to Wall free for everyone.
Check out the website for a full listing of events and performers.
Looking forward to seeing you there!