New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)December 20, 2014 7:30 PM
1 Center Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Sweet Honey in the Rock is a female African-American vocal group based out of Washington, D.C. Founded in 1973 as a four-person ensemble, the outfit has expanded over the years to include an additional vocalist as well as a sixth member who acts as a sign-language interpreter. Performing with the intention of expressing women's history through song, dance, color and sign language, Sweet Honey in the Rock has managed to do that and more over its decades longexistence.
Max & Ruby is a live touring show based on the incredible successful Canadian children's animated series of the same name. Although there is no overarching plot to speak of, the live show, like the TV series, revolves around the exploits of a three-year-old rabbit named Max and his older sister Ruby (age 7), as she tries to get Max to participate in any one of the many projects she undertakes. With both a musical and non-musical show touring today, Max & Ruby ensures that all young children can find something to love and learn about at any one of its shows.