The Arts

Movies, Theater, Art, Books, TV, Music, and Dance

Mural of the late Sakia Gunn by Tatyana Fazlalizadeh

Gateway to a New Life

A new entry in the multimedia series Newest Americans reveals a new mural in Newark.

Matthew DiCarlo in theater

Job Well Done

Alumnus Matthew DiCarlo and his role as the production stage manager for The Color Purple.

Newark native Philip Roth

Coming Home

Philip Roth gives his book collection to Newark.

Alumna Barbara Seyda

A Tableau of Testimony

Alumna Barbara Seyda wins the Yale Drama Series Prize.

Shyrley Rodriguez

Disco's Last Stand

Shyrley Rodriguez is cast in the Netflix series The Get Down.

The once-vacant Hahne & Company department store in Newark

Art and the City

The arts facility Express Newark opens in Newark.

Cristina Pato

On the (Silk) Road Again

Cristina Pato performs with Yo-Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble.

A nine-foot mosaic of artist Kara Walker

Subway Series

Art in New York's new subway features Rutgers' Kara Walker.

Bradbury Fahrenheit 451 cover

Temperature's Rising

Rutgers University–Camden once again hosts the Big Read.

Gregory Pardlo sitting at wondow

Back Where It Began

Poet Gregory Pardlo returns to teach at Rutgers–Camden.