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Enhance your reading, film and theater experience by discussing it with others. Learn the skills that you are seeking.


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From early recognized poets, Paul Lawrence Dunbar, Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, to their heirs Robert Hayden, Gwendolyn Brooks and more recent poets; Imamu Baraka, Lucille Clifton, Nikki Giovanni and Rita Dove, this course will examine the voices of African American poets reflect issues of protest, injustice, identity, gender and what it means to be Black in America. Cultural influences influence such as jazz and dialect will be discussed.

260048

Instructor : Carole Stone 

Tuition: $39.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM; 3 sessions; starting 5/16/2017, ending 5/30/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

Available 5/1/2017


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The infamous 1919 Black Sox scandal is dramatized in the film, Eight Men Out. The movie tells the story, based on the book by Eliot Asinof, of the eight Chicago White Sox teammates accused of throwing the 1919 World Series against the Cinncinati Reds in a gambling conspiracy. The film will be followed by an interview about that scandal and other baseball notoriety with Dan Schlossberg, prolific writer of baseball books.HIs latest book, "The New Baseball Bible" will be avaiable at a book signing after the discussion. 

260047

Instructor : Joyce Kaffel 

Tuition: $20.00

Schedule : Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM; starting 5/30/2017, ending 5/30/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

Available 5/1/2017


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Sing along and discuss the great Broadway shows, songs and stars from the early 1920s until today. From Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers to today's Broadway hits, explore and enjoy this great American art form.   

260044

Instructor : Eric Diamond 

Tuition: $49.00

Schedule : Weekly - Thu 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM; 4 sessions; starting 4/6/2017, ending 4/27/2017

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Do you love to go to the movies and discuss them? See selected movies which are mostly art/indie films at the Clairidge Theater in Montclair. Then join classmates to talk about themes, plot, characters, acting, directing, cinematography, costumes, score, trailers and viewer’s expectations.

260002

Instructor : Margot Cochran 

Tuition: $49.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 3/22/2017, ending 5/10/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 3/29/2017, 4/12/2017, 4/26/2017, 5/3/2017)

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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Do you love to go to the movies and discuss them? See selected movies which are mostly art/indie films at the Clairidge Theater in Montclair. Then join classmates to talk about themes, plot, characters, acting, directing, cinematography, costumes, score, trailers and viewer’s expectations.

260002

Instructor : Margot Cochran 

Tuition: $39.00

Schedule : Weekly - Wed 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM; 3 sessions; starting 5/24/2017, ending 6/21/2017 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 5/31/2017, 6/14/2017)

Location : Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah Location : 
  Montclair, Congregation Shomrei Emunah.

Materials Cost: $0.00

Please read: Class meets every other week: May 24, Jun 7, ...More

Available 5/1/2017


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Through interactive exercises, games, and improvisation you will learn to transform what is personal in your life into true and heartfelt stories that are interesting and entertaining to others. A step-by-step process will lead you to identify and structure a story arc that allows you to be honest with yourself and an audience. Class participants will leave the class with an understanding of how stories are structured and with at least one story that will be ready for performance. This class is appropriate for people with varied backgrounds and differing goals. Whether you enjoy the creative process or personal growth, want to perform on stage, or find storytelling useful to your day job, you'll be surprised by what stories emerge when you allow your mind to roam free.

260042

Instructor : Nancy LeRoy 

Tuition: $75.00

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM; 4 sessions; starting 4/17/2017, ending 5/8/2017

Location : Montclair, MPL - Main Location : 
  Montclair, MPL - Main.

Materials Cost: $0.00

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