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(PDF) (DOC) (JPG)August 10, 2006

(Mahwah) – The Angelica and Russ Berrie Center for Performing and Visual Arts, located on the campus of Ramapo College of New Jersey, will begin its eighth exciting season of performances on Saturday, September 16.  Area residents are invited to join its corps of volunteers, who work as ushers, greeters and gallery helpers.  Volunteers will receive training and one pair of tickets per semester.

Upcoming performances include the September 16 opening with Dave Bromberg and Angel Band – three female voices and four acoustic musicians – combining to create a truly joyful noise.  Les Yeux Noir: Direct from Paris! Gypsy-Klezmer Music, Tales from the Beijing Opera, and the John Waters Film Festival follow shortly, while The Moscow Boys Choir and Christmas from Dublin will close out the year.

The art galleries open on Wednesday, September 13 with an opening reception at 5 p.m. for Palpable Painting, works by artists who teach in the area, in the Pascal and Kresge Galleries, and conceptual artist Andor Orand performing in the Lobby Atrium of the Berrie Center.

Please call Peggy Monges at 201.684.7202 for more information, or e-mail



Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The College is ranked #1 among New Jersey public institutions by College Choice, has been named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and is recognized as a top college by U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s, Princeton Review and Money magazine, among others. Ramapo College is also distinguished as a Career Development College of Distinction by, boasts the best campus housing in New Jersey on, and is designated a “Military Friendly College” in Victoria Media’s Guide to Military Friendly Schools.

Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Business Administration, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Technology, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a post-master’s Doctor of Nursing Practice.


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