Arts and Culture

Rutgers–Camden to Host Writers in Camden Series; First Readings Set for Sept. 11

Rutgers–Camden to Host Writers in Camden Series; First Readings Set for Sept. 11

Trying to write that novel, but the right words elude you? Have you shelved your ideas? Need to dust off your plans? The first chapter toward literary success begins at Rutgers-Camden, as the nation’s top authors, poets, editors and publishers once again visit the campus to lead a series of inspiring and engaging readings and […]

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Elliott Receives Critical Acclaim for Directorial Role

Elliott Receives Critical Acclaim for Directorial Role

Two actors. Eight characters of both sexes. More than 30 costume changes in a two-hour production. The late Charles Ludlam’s The Mystery of Irma Vep is a study in quick transformations and quick-witted humor. The outrageous, campy production can challenge even the most dexterous of directors. Suffice it to say that Ken Elliott has passed […]

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Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Receives Two NJSCA Grants Totaling More than $176,000

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Receives Two NJSCA Grants Totaling More than $176,000

Thanks to two grants from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts (NJSCA), totaling more than $176,000, the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts (RCCA) will continue to serve as a hub of award-winning performances, exhibitions, education programs, and community projects, in the South Jersey region. “Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts is thrilled to receive […]

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Rutgers–Camden Artist’s Work Showcased in Solo Exhibition at The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College

Rutgers–Camden Artist’s Work Showcased in Solo Exhibition at The Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton College

Although creating extraordinary constructions in three dimensions, Rutgers–Camden artist Margery Amdur views herself as a painter. The influence of 20 years as an installation artist is evident in the complex works she assembles, combining aspects of installation art, painting and sculpture. A practitioner of yoga and meditation, she works in an intuitive, meticulous, and methodical […]

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NEA Selects Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts for The Big Read; Only Organization in New Jersey to be Named

NEA Selects Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts for The Big Read; Only Organization in New Jersey to be Named

Camden residents are once again invited to join a book club numbering in the thousands, as the Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts prepares to celebrate the works of Edgar Allen Poe through lively discussions and innovative activities this fall. Thanks to a $15,000 National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) grant, the Rutgers–Camden Center for the […]

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