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This Week’s Virtual and Live Events @ The Paper Mill Playhouse
The theater comes to you! Every week Paper Mill offers streaming events you can access from your living room or any room! All our weekly events are available on Facebook and YouTube. We cannot wait to be back together again soon, but until that day comes, enjoy these free events, only accessible to the public for a limited time!
Monday, July 20 – New Voices 2007: Hooray for Hollywood
Featuring Shanice Williams (NBC’s The Wiz Live!), Morgan Keene (Newsies national tour, DCappella), Maiya Blaney (Broadway: Jagged Little Pill), Bonale Fambrini (Broadway: The King and I; Paper Mill’s South Pacific), James Ignacio (The King and I), Tori Murray (Ruthless! off Broadway), Neil McCaffrey (Broadway: Mary Poppins, Billy Elliot, Bye Bye Birdie), Colton Maurer (Paper Mill, national tour: A Christmas Story), Brianna Javis (Dreamgirls national tour), and many more!
Wednesday, July 22 – Babbling by the Brook: Andy Blankenbuehler
Join Producing Artistic Director Mark S. Hoebee for entertaining conversations with a star-studded roster of performers, writers, directors, and more theatrical denizens. Gain insight into our upcoming productions, delve into the creative process, and catch up with veteran actors. Mark’s guest this week is Tony Award winner and Kennedy Center honoree, director-choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton, Bandstand)!
Thursday, July 23 – Humanities Symposium Series: The Belle Époque
Join us on the set of our 1996 production of Gigi for a discussion moderated by Robert Johanson with scholars from Princeton, Rutgers, and Cooper Hewitt/Parsons, plus special guest costume designer Gregg Barnes.
And it’s not all virtual…
LIVE BROOKSIDE CABARET
Every Thursday and Saturday at 7PM enjoy outdoor dining and live entertainment at the Carriage House Restaurant at the F.M. Kirby Carriage House.
The Carriage House Restaurant opens for alfresco dining at 5PM, including high-top seating for small plates and cocktails.
Prix Fixe Dinner Wednesday–Saturday
Small Plates, Cocktails, Full Bar
Reservations required for outdoor dining and pre-orders required for curbside pickup.