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Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Ministers of Apollo: Historical Reenactors

State of the Arts

Ministers of Apollo: Historical Reenactors

The Ministers of Apollo use music and costumes to bring colonial America to life.

Ministers of Apollo: Historical Reenactors

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Danny Shot, Poet

State of the Arts

Danny Shot, Poet

Hoboken poet Danny Shot on his new book "Works."

Danny Shot, Poet

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Ember: Safe for Democracy

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Ember: Safe for Democracy

The New Jersey-based chamber choir Ember uses music to explore social issues.

Ember: Safe for Democracy

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Mana Contemporary

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Mana Contemporary

The innovative arts center Mana Contemporary is based in an old warehouse in Jersey City.

Mana Contemporary

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Jersey (New) Moves

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Jersey (New) Moves

Jersey (New) Moves matches new choreographers with experienced mentors at NJPAC.

Jersey (New) Moves

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Amelia & the Animals: Photographer Robin Schwartz

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Amelia & the Animals: Photographer Robin Schwartz

Hoboken photographer Robin Schwartz photographs her daughter in "Amelia & the Animals."

Amelia & the Animals: Photographer Robin Schwartz

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Paradise, a new play about science and art

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Paradise, a new play about science and art

A brilliant Muslim teen and her biology teacher are unlikely partners in this new play.

Paradise, a new play about science and art

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts The Valley Arts District

State of the Arts

The Valley Arts District

Meet the creative entrepreneurs of the Valley Arts District in Orange and West Orange, NJ.

The Valley Arts District

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Pink Martini

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Pink Martini

On location with the eclectic genre-crossing band, Pink Martini.

Pink Martini

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Todd R. Darling: Photographing Paterson

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Todd R. Darling: Photographing Paterson

Photographer Todd Darling's portrait of Paterson, inspired by poet William Carlos Williams

Todd R. Darling: Photographing Paterson

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Recycling Magic: A Midsummer Night's Dream

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Recycling Magic: A Midsummer Night's Dream

It's recycling magic in the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Recycling Magic: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts A Year in the Trenches

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A Year in the Trenches

Cape May's East Lynne Theater Company's “A Year in the Trenches,” based on memoirs from WW

A Year in the Trenches

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Anthony D'Amato: Singer/Songwriter

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Anthony D'Amato: Singer/Songwriter

Rolling Stone calls Anthony D’Amato’s songwriting “folk music raised on New Jersey grit.”

Anthony D'Amato: Singer/Songwriter

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Carnatic Music: An Apprenticeship

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Carnatic Music: An Apprenticeship

Carnatic Music apprenctice Aisvarya Chandrasekar works with master Rajeswari Satish.

Carnatic Music: An Apprenticeship

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Boys Dance at Franklin Middle School

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Boys Dance at Franklin Middle School

Sports, social justice and dance are on the curriculum for boys at Franklin Middle School.

Boys Dance at Franklin Middle School

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts It's Nothing New: Jessica Dotson, young writer

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It's Nothing New: Jessica Dotson, young writer

A musical about siblings losing each other durng an urban riot by a sister/brother team.

It's Nothing New: Jessica Dotson, young writer

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Kasso's Journey

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Kasso's Journey

Street painter Will Kasso's mid-career retrospective and his Trenton murals.

Kasso's Journey

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Refugee Teens at Say It With Clay

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Refugee Teens at Say It With Clay

Refugee teens express themselves in clay as they adjust to new lives in America

Refugee Teens at Say It With Clay

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Turning the Page on Black Comics

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Turning the Page on Black Comics

Black comics come of age. Meet a professor who studies them, and artists who create them.

Turning the Page on Black Comics

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Emari DiGiorgio, Poet

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Emari DiGiorgio, Poet

Poet Emari DiGiorgio writes about sexism, racism and other issues of social justice.

Emari DiGiorgio, Poet

Video thumbnail: State of the Arts Poet Stephen Dunn

State of the Arts

Poet Stephen Dunn

Pulitzer Prize-winning Stephen Dunn on his life as a poet.

Poet Stephen Dunn

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