First Night Morris County will feature music, comedy, movies and more
As has generally been the case in recent years, First Night Morris County in Morristown will offer New Jersey’s most ambitious program of family arts events on New Year’s Eve this year, featuring music, comedy, films, visual arts and children’s entertainment at various venues, some of which will also be streamed or offered on demand, online.
Free parking and free shuttle service between venues will be available. For ticket information and more details, visit firstnightmorris.org.
Here is the program. Asterisks
means events also available as a live stream or on demand.Headquarters AMC Plaza 10
72 Headquarters Square
6 p.m.: “Hamlet/Horatio” (movie)
8:20 p.m.: Documentary series (films)*
9:30 p.m.: “Hamlet/Horatio” (film)
6 p.m.: “Transition” (film)*
7:30 p.m.: Discussion and award ceremony of the film festival
8:20 p.m.: “Transition” (film)*
9:45 p.m.: Imaginative (movies)
10:40 p.m.: Towards the future (films)*
6 p.m.: Animation Series 1 (films)*
7:10 p.m.: Animation Series 2 (films)*
8:20 p.m.: Family and Relationships (films)*
9:30 p.m.: Towards the future* (films)*
10:40 p.m.: Family and Relationships (films)*
6 p.m.: Young Audience 1 (films)*
7:10 p.m.: Young Audience 2 (films)*
8:20 p.m.: Identity changes (films)*
9:30 p.m.: Space and technology (films)*
10:40 p.m.: Identity changes (films)*
6 p.m.: Documentary Series 1 (films)*
7:10 p.m.: Documentary series 2 (films)*
8:20 p.m.: Genre-Bending Series 1 (films)*
9:30 p.m.: Genre-Bending Series 2 (films)*
10:40 p.m.: Space and technology (films)* Atrium Gallery
at the County Administration Building, 10 Court St.
4 p.m.: Exhibition “The color of life”. Works by Santiago Cohen, Danielle Masters, Daniel Sroka, Yvette Lucas, Bryant Small and Gregory Egan.Hyatt Regency
3 Speedwell Ave.
7 p.m. and 8:15 p.m.: Music from China
9:45 p.m. and 11 p.m.: Reggae band Random Test
7 p.m.: Joe Larson, comedy
8:15 p.m.: Leighann Lord, comedy
9:45 p.m.: Joe Larson, comedy
11 p.m., Leighann Lord, comedyMayo Performing Arts Center
100 South Street.
6:30 p.m.: Dinoman, dinosaur show for children*
7:45 p.m.: Ben Rosenblum Trio, jazz*
9:30 p.m.: Rio Clemente, jazz*
10:45 p.m.: Matt O’Ree Band, rock*
4 p.m.: Works by Mike Dziomba
Second Floor Gallery
6:00 p.m.: Paintings, sculptures, photographs and multimedia works from the New Jersey Art Association juried exhibition.St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
South Street and Miller Road
5:30 p.m.: Harmonious Beginnings vocal trio (Ted Chletsos, Lauren D’Imperio and Stephen Lasher, accompanied by pianist Kristin Dabaghian)
7 p.m. and 8:15 p.m.: Harmonium Choral Society
9:45 p.m. and 11 p.m.: New Jersey Baroque OrchestraSt. Peter’s Parish House
70 Maple Ave.
7:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.: Bossa Brasil by Maurício de Souza
9:45 p.m. and 11 p.m.: Mr. Fish, Super Circus StuffVail Mansion
110 South Street.
7:25 p.m.: Discussion: “Beyond the Schedule: How Morris County First Night Is Scheduled, Part 1” featuring Lynn Siebert of Morris Arts and Craig Schlosser of Morris County First Night.*
9:00 p.m.: Discussion: “Beyond the Schedule: How Morris County’s First Night Is Scheduled, Part 2” featuring Lynn Siebert of Morris Arts and Craig Schlosser of Morris County’s First Night.*
10:25 p.m.: Panel discussion: “Featured Partner — The Mayo Performing Arts Center,” featuring MPAC Executive Director Ed Kirchdoerffer*
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