The Growing Stage Presents Cinderella A Holiday Musical

Cinderella A Holiday Musical at the Growing Stage

If the shoe fits, wear it! It is astonishing the numerous symbols and phrases derived from the fairy tale Cinderella. Whether we are discussing rags to riches, the carriage, fairy godmother or the clock striking midnight, the one icon that withstands the test of time is a glass slipper that can only fit Cinderella’s foot. … [Read more…]

Santa Saves the Circus: An Original Holiday Show from the Hunterdon Harmonizers

Celebrate the Holidays with Hunterdon Harmonizers-2

Each year we look for new and unique ways to celebrate the holidays. From shows to events to parades, New Jersey offers a wide variety of family friendly experiences that help kick of the season of giving. This year, we were so excited to be introduced to the Hunterdon Harmonizers Barbershop Chorus who host an … [Read more…]

Making Magic at Maker Depot with Mario the Maker Magician

Making Magic at Maker Depot

“It’s about reinforcing a child’s natural instinct to believe!” –Mario the Magician At Mommy University, we have been fascinated by the idea of magic. The very possibility that what our mind tells us is not logical can be achieved with the snap of two fingers. When our children have the opportunity to witness magic at … [Read more…]

Win 2 Tickets to Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live at NJPAC

Daniel the Tiger Giveaway

Mommy University is so incredibly excited to partner with New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC) to bring you information on some the best family friendly shows in NJ. We are especially excited to offer you the opportunity to win 2 tickets to see Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live: King for a Day! This October, NJPAC brings … [Read more…]

Ahoy Matey! Set Sail on an Adventure with Pirates Voyage

Ahoy Matey! Set Sail on a Fun Family Adventure

When my family decided to take a mini vacation in Myrtle Beach, I immediately began researching all the fun attractions and experiences we could enjoy. One entertainment experience that stood out above the rest was Pirates Voyage Dinner and Show. Since my boys are huge fans of all things pirates, I knew they would absolutely … [Read more…]

Laurie Berkner Soars at the Quick Chek NJ Festival of Ballooning

Laurie Berkner at Quick Chek

“I feel like spinning When I see balloons,” Laurie Berkner When music intersects with culture, unique moments occur. On July 28th, Laurie Berkner opened the Quick Chek NJ Festival of Ballooning taking the stage for what is the first musical headliner for young children. The Queen of Children’s Music has been creating songs that has had … [Read more…]

A Royal Review of Roxey Ballet’s Cinderella

Cinderella

Cinderella is the classic story that transcends time of how courage and hope defies cruelty. The Roxey Ballet Company interpreted this story using graceful ballet, stunning costumes and quirky comic relief. This ballet performance had all the requisite elements for a successful performance, however, it also contained a little bit more of something. On the … [Read more…]