Things To Do This Weekend!

A Doll's House

Center Playhouse
35 South St., Freehold, NJ
Phone: 732-462-9093

Friday, July 17 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 18 8:00 p.m
Sunday, July 19 2:00p.m.

A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen and directed by Bernice Garfield-Szita. July 10 through Aug. 9. Set in 1875, this classic play illuminates a woman's journey trying to find herself in a male society, a relevant theme even today. Tickets are $25 for adults and $23 for seniors & students and includes desserts. 732-462-9093.

By the Water

Premiere Stages at Kean University
Zella Frye Theatre, Vaughn Eames Building,
Union, NJ 07083Phone: 908-737-7469

Friday, July 17 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 18 8:00p.m.

Ticket Pricing: $15 - $30 Hurricane Sandy wields its force upon the home of Marty and Mary Murphy, threatening to destroy not only the life they have built together but the neighborhood that they grew up in. Will Marty manage to save his neighborhood and his home, or are the secrets unearthed by the storm too powerful to overcome?

2015 Sourland Music Festival

Hillsborough Country Club
146 Wertsville Road, Hillsborough, NJ

Saturday, July 18 3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. 

Ticket Pricing: $30 online, $40 at door, $10 age 8-12, $60 VIP
Artists include Canned Heat, Jerry Fiess, Matt Romagna, Scoville Blues and Dugan Thomas. Proceeds benefit the Sourland Conservancy, an organization dedicated to the protection of the Sourland Mountain region.

Schoolhouse Songwriter Series

Old Franklin School
491 Middlesex Ave., Metuchen, NJ 08840
Phone: 732.906.4137
Phone: 732-632-8502

Saturday, July 18 8:00 p.m. 

Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Featuring a candlelight evening of music by the father-son blues/Americana stylings of BEAUCOUP BLUE, who are based in Philadelphia, and the husband-wife FRICTION FARM, a folk-pop partnership based in Greenville, South Carolina. Presented by The Metuchen Arts Council. Admission is $10; $5 for children younger than age 12. 732-632-8502 or at [email protected]

Coffee House Comedy/Variety Show

Historic Edison Valley Playhouse
2196 Oak Tree Road, Edison, NJ 08820-1072
Phone: 908-755-4654 

Saturday, July 18 8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. 

Ticket Pricing: $10

Coffee House Comedy/Variety Show hosted by The Pavlovian Dog Show. A special evening of original sketch comedy, stand-up comics, singing and more. The evening's line up also features: Kara Wilson, Kathleen McGrath, Claudio M. Venancio, Randy Reiman and Joe Sherbin. Tickets are $10 (cash only). Call 908-755-4654 to reserve your tickets

Concerts By The Bay

Bayview Park
Water and Market Streets, Perth Amboy, NJ

Sunday, July 19 3:00 p.m. 

Sunday, July 26 3:00 p.m. 

Concerts by the Bay presents a series of professional band concerts, featuring The Garden State Symphonic Band, New Jersey's premiere concert band: conductor, Chris Pedersen. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. In case of inclement weather, the events will be held at the Jankowski Center, formerly Olive Street Center, 1 Olive St.