This week’s Arts & Entertainment at home column is sponsored by Kate McDonough.
A social distance weekend doesn’t mean your enjoyment of arts and entertainment is over.
Here’s your guide to the latest social distance events to enjoy this weekend:
Live Stream Music & Theater
- Formed by British session musicians based in New York City, The Brit Pack takes its audience on a journey through a dynamic blend of British classics known and loved by all. See them at Mayo Pac on Saturday, April 24 at 6 pm and 8:30 pm. $25–$59
- Mick Fleetwood and Friends celebrate the music of Peter Green and the early years of Fleetwood Mac. in an exclusive premiere concert with an all-star cast featuring performances by: Neil Finn, Noel Gallagher, Billy Gibbons, David Gilmour, Kirk Hammett, Jonny Lang, John Mayall, Christine McVie, Jeremy Spencer, Zak Starkey, Pete Townshend, Steven Tyler, and Bill Wyman. Saturday, April 24 at 3 pm. $20
- Join Caring Cabarets as the group performs at Montclair Brewery’s outdoor venue on Sunday, April 25 at 5 pm to raise awareness and support the Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide.
- Celebrating its 38th season, Carolyn Dorfman Dance connects life and dance in bold, athletic, and dramatic works by Carolyn Dorfman and nationally renowned choreographers. Enjoy a virtual performance at SOPAC on Saturday, April 24 at 7:30 pm.
- Join NJPAC for a nationwide virtual viewing of THE EVIL DEAD II with live commentary throughout by Bruce Campbell himself on Saturday, April 24 at 9 pm.
- Check out Montclair Film’s Virtual Cinema’s lineup this weekend.
- Enjoy an evening with stand-up comedy from the Emmy-Award-winning host of TV’s Cash Cab, Ben Bailey, at Mayo PAC on Friday, April 23 at 6 pm and 8:30 pm. $29–$49
- Celebrate Earth Day at a local event
- Enjoy a cocktail and hang out with Newark Museum host Darryl Dwayne and Danielle Pearman of Drinks with Dannie. Joining will be special guest Elijah “The Art Alchemist” Minton, muralist, illustrator, and educator. The discussion covers Elijah’s work, the importance of community art, and his experience in transforming spaces like the World Trade Center and more.