Friday, November 3, 2017

THIS WEEKEND @ UNION COUNTY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

THE AMAZING KRESKIN

WHEN: November 3 at 8 PM
WHERE:
UCPAC'S Hamilton Stage, 360 Hamilton St, Rahway
Tickets

He can influence your thoughts, guess the names of your family members, and even make you forget your own name! It's The Amazing Kreskin, world renowned mentalist who predicted the results of both the 2012 and 2016 elections. Kreskin's show shocks and amazes with something much more than sleight of hand tricks; he actually knows what you're thinking! Among many other accolades, he's appeared on Johnny Carson and David Letterman, starred on the television show "The Amazing World of Kreskin" for five and a half seasons in the 1970's, and he was the inspiration for the main character in Tom Hank's "The Great Buck Howard" in 2009.

Directed by Jerome Arthur John
Written by August Wilson

WHEN: November 3-11
WHERE:
The Loft @ UCPAC, 1601 Irving St., Rahway
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Just in time for election season, Mystic Vision Players brings you Radio Golf, the final installment in August Wilson's ten-part series, The Century Cycle. In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, an African-American politician preparing to throw his hat into the ring for Mayor is torn between doing what is right and what will help him win.

THE CASHORE MARIONETTES

WHEN: November 5 at 2 PM
WHERE: UCPAC'S Hamilton Stage, 360 Hamilton St, Rahway
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THE CASHORE MARIONETTES are unmatched in artistry, grace and refinement of movement. The internationally acclaimed Cashore Marionettes redefine the art of puppetry. The program, Simple Gifts, is a series of touching portrayals and poignant scenes from everyday life set to stunning music by such composers as Vivaldi, Strauss, Beethoven and Copland. Through a combination of virtuoso manipulation, beautiful music, theatrical illusion, and artistic insight, the original vignettes presented provide an entertaining and sensitive vision of what it is to be human.

GIANMARCO EN CONCIERTO

WHEN: November 9 at 8 PM
WHERE
: UCPAC, Main Stage, 1601 Irving St., Rahway
Tickets

DIRECTAMENTE DE PERU, GIANMARCO EN CONCIERTO GIRA ACUSTICA

Gianmarco is, without a doubt, the most important Peruvian singer internationally, boasting numerous Latin Grammy nominations and three awards for Best Singer-Songwriter Album (in 2005, 2011 and 2012). He is far and away the most recognized Peruvian artist in the Hispanic music world at large. With over 20 years of experience, situated in the prime of his career with his feet planted firmly on the ground, this versatile Peruvian artist has composed great and unforgettable songs for international artists, including Gloria Estefan, Alejandro Fernandez, Marc Anthony, Diego Torres, Emmanuel, Soraya, Paulina Rubio, and more. As a singer, his releases have been certified Gold and Platinum in virtually every Latin American country and Spain.

*As always, there are no added fees no matter how you choose to purchase your tickets.*