What's happening in Central Jersey this weekend and beyond (Feb. 25-March 3)

What's happening in Central Jersey this weekend and beyond (Feb. 25-March 3) ...

WHAT'S ON? Here's a brief outline of area events you might want to check out in the future. Visit venue websites to learn more about COVID-19 safety precautions in place.

On Friday, February 25, Jo Jo Siwa will attend the Cure Insurance Arena in Trenton.


CLINTON "Forms Follow Function The Art of Nanette Carter," abstract works, through April 17; "Evermore Nevermore," ceramics and drawings by Malcolm Mobutu Smith, through April 17; "Do/Undo," works by Thea Clark, addressing climate change, through March 6. Hunterdon Art Museum, 7 Lower Center St., 908-735-8415.

FLEMINGTON: Off the Record Celebrating Music Art Venture Member exhibit, until March 4. Factory Fuel Co. Coffee House, 2 Stangl Road., 908-824-7824.

"Night Forms" dreamloop from Klip Collective" has over a dozen website-specific combining video projection, light and sound, between 5-10 p.m., and April 3, the Grounds for Sculpture, the 80 Sculptors Way. $14-$28.

Members of HOPEWELL show through February 27. "Not Just in My Backyard," photos by Charles Miller, through February 27, 2018. Gallery 14, 14 Mercer St., 609-333-8511.

NEW BRUNSWICK "Painting in Excess Kyiv's Art Revival, 1985-1993," through March 30. "Angela Davis Seize the Time," more than 250 objects focusing on the activist's life and image through June 15th. "Microcosm of Mexico," 100 woodcuts by Jose Guadalupe Posada, through March 31. Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, Rutgers University,

PRINCETON This exhibit of Naima Green, Allen Frame, and Zachary Lucero's artwork will be displayed until April 8. Anne Reid's 72 Art Gallery, Princeton Day School, 650 Great Road..

Jane Adriance and Bob Jenkins, who live in Princeton, will attend the Arts Council of America on March 12. There will be a candlelight service at the 102 Witherspoon St., 609-924-8777.

Through March 5, the Arts Council of Princeton and Paul Robeson Center for the Arts, 102 Witherspoon St., 609-924-8777, presents "Overcoming Reflections on Struggle, Resilience, and Triumph."

Through February 27, a private and online Princeton University art museum exhibit of Kelly Wang's multimedia work will be displayed. Bainbridge House, 158 Nassau St., 609-258-3788.

Through March 4, local artists submitted "N.J. Birds and You" as part of the Princeton Public Library's Great Backyard Bird Count program. D&R Greenway Johnson Education Center, 1 Preservation Place off Rosedale Road., 609-924-4646.

TRENTON "Towers: Holding On" is a family documentary shot by Edwin J. Torres from the 26th to 23rd of February. Artworks, 19 Everett Alley., 609-394-9436.

Through May 22, "Posing Beauty in African American Culture," an exploration of how African and African American beauty have been represented in historical and contemporary contexts. New Jersey State Museum, 205 W. State St., 609-292-6464

Night-sky photographs by Lois Dodd and her former students Jeff Epstein, Dan Finaldi, and Elizabeth O'Reilly, on April 29. Trenton City Museum, Ellarslie Mansion, Cadwalader Park. 609-989-3632.

Through March 1, local and international writers perform the "Poetry Show," which includes the installation of 400-plus paper airplane sculptures. Trenton Social, 449 S. Broad St., 609-989-7777.

WEST WINDSOR "Manifesting Beloved Community" is a juried exhibit in collaboration with Art Against Racism from February 26. West Windsor Arts Center, 952 Alexander Road in Princeton Junction., 609-716-1931; Whole World Arts, MarketFair, 3535 Route 1., 609-716-1931.


NEW BRUNSWICK Ian Fidance at 7 and 9 p.m. Stress Factory Comedy Club, 90 Church St. $20 and two-item minimum. 732-545-4242.

PRINCETON "Comedy at McCarter," Abby Govindan, Chris Garcia, and Marina Franklin at 8 p.m., McCarter Theatre Center, Matthews Theatre, 91 University Place. $25-$40. 609-258-2787.

WEST WINDSOR Maureen Langan, 7:30 p.m., and also Feb. 26, 7:30 p.m. Catch a Rising Star Comedy Club, Hyatt Regency Princeton, 102 Carnegie Center Drive. $23.69., 781-568-1471.

At the Stress Factory in New Brunswick, Marlon Wayans will perform the 26 and 27 february.


NEW BRUNSWICK Marlon Wayans, 7 and 9 p.m.; February 27, 7 and 9 p.m. Stress Factory Comedy Club, 90 Church St. $45 and two-item minimum.


NEW BRUNSWICK Bobby Collins, 4 p.m., Stress Factory Comedy Club, 90 Church St. $25 and two-item minimum. 732-545-4242.


NEW BRUNSWICK Godfrey, 7:30 p.m., Stress Factory Comedy Club, 90 Church St. $25 and two-item minimum. 732-545-4242.


PRINCETON "Pure Ballroom" Dance, hosted by the Central Jersey Dance Society, 4-7:30 p.m. Suzanne Patterson Center, 45 Stockton St. $15; $10 students., 609-945-1883.

FEB. 25

PRINCETON: Princeton University Orchestra, 7:30 p.m., and also February 26, 7:30 p.m. Princeton University, Richardson Auditorium, Nassau Street. $5-$15., 609-258-5000.


The CAMDEN Symphony in C, "Mozart and Haydn," with pianist Avery Gagliano, 8 p.m., Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts, Walter Gordon Theatre, 314 Linden St. at Third Street. $35-$51., 856-963-6683.


EWING Soprano Holly Gash and Pianist Clipper Erickson, online "Priceless Price a February Celebration," featuring Florence Price, R. Nathaniel Dett, and Harry T. Burleigh, 3 p.m., 1867 Sanctuary at Ewing, 101 Scotch Road. $20., 609-392-6409.

LAWRENCE Bob O'Connell, Sunday music series, 1-4 p.m., Terhune Orchards, 330 Cold Soil Road., 609-924-2310.


PRINCETON Tenor Jeremy Dutcher at 7:30 p.m., McCarter Theatre Center, Berlind Theatre, 91 University Place. $25-$50.


NEW BRUNSWICK Rutgers Jazz Lab Band, "Women in the Writer's Chair," a program of music written and organized by women, including Mary Lou Williams, Melba Liston, Toshiko Akiyoshi, and Maria Schneider, 7:30 p.m., New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, 11 Livingston Ave. $5-$15; registration required.,.

FEB. 26

TRENTON Harlem Globetrotters, novelty basketball, 2 p.m., and also Saturday, 26, 7 p.m. Cure Insurance Arena, 81 Hamilton Ave. $27-$122., 800-298-4200.

FEB. 25

BORDENTOWN 'The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical,' student production, 7:30 p.m., and also Feb. 26, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Bordentown Regional High School, Performing Arts Center, 318 Ward Ave. $8-$10.

LAMBERTVILLE "Gypsy," an ambitious mother who meets for her daughter, 8 p.m. Saturday, February 26, 3 and 8 p.m., Music Mountain Theatre, 1483 Route 179. $23-$25., 609-397-3337.

LAWRENCE "Pride and Prejudice," a student production of Naomi Ilzuka's mythology and real-life street kid stories, 7:30 p.m., and Saturday nights, 27, 2 p.m., and Saturday nights at Rider University, 2083 Lawrenceville Road. $5-$20.

NEW BRUNSWICK Productions for "An American in Paris," "Broadway Series," are 8 p.m., both at the 26, 2 and 8 p.m., and will be theaterted at State Theatre New Jersey, 15 Livingston Ave. $40-$98.

PRINCETON "Fuenteovejuna" is a national arts program for theater production of Lope de Vega in Spanish, set in the Middle Ages, with live rock scores, from 8 to 26, 8 p.m. to McCarter Theatre Center, Berlind Theatre, 91 University Place. $10-$17.

TRENTON "The OK Trenton Project," a film based on the true-story controversy over a sculpture installed by students in a Trenton park, 7:30 p.m., as well as Feb. 26, 3 and 7:30 p.m., and Feb. 27, 3 p.m. Passage Theatre, Mill Hill Playhouse, 205 E. Front St. $13-$38., 609-392-0318.

OnStage Production of Comedy about a small town forced into bankruptcy, 8 p.m., also Feb. 26, 8 p.m., and Feb. 27, 2 p.m. Mercer County Community College, Kelsey Theatre, 1200 Old Trenton Road. $18-$20., 609-570-3333


NEW BRUNSWICK "Baipas," an American premiere of director/choreographer Julio Monge's romance, 8:30 p.m., and also March 2-3, 8 p.m. George Street Playhouse, New Brunswick Performing Arts Center, 11 Livingston Ave. $25-$70.


TRENTON JoJo Siwa, "D.R.E.A.M. the Tour," 7 p.m., Cure Insurance Arena, 81 Hamilton Ave. $39.50-$69.50., 800-298-4200.

FEB. 26

LAMBERTVILLE "Who We Are" is a documentary directed and discussion by the Lambertville Human Rights Council at 5 p.m., with a ACME Screening Room, 25 S. Union St. $5-$16., 609-483-5237.


PRINCETON "On the Trail of Big Cats," a National Geographic Live presentation with nature photographer Steve Winter, 3 p.m., McCarter Theatre Center, Matthews Theatre, 91 University Place. $35-$45., 609-258-2787

WEST WINDSOR Health and Wellness Expo, information, resources, and interactive activities for all levels of age, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Marketfair, 3535 Route 1 South. Free but registration required. 609-452-7777.


NEW BRUNSWICK Sesame Street Live, a family stage show, 10:30 a.m., as well as March 3, 2 p.m. State Theatre New Jersey, 15 Livingston Ave. $15-$90., 732-246-7469.

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