A Passion to Sing

Marina Alexander

Musical & Artistic Director

REHEARSAL SITE:


1st Presbyterian Church of Matawan


883 Rt. 34


Matawan, NJ 07747


Arcadian Chorale has been fortunate to find excellent host sites for its
rehearsals and performances.


All sites are handicap accessible, varying by facility.


If you need directions for any specific site, or have any specific questions regarding accessibility,  
please contact us by email or phone and we will be happy to help.

Rehearsals downstairs in the
Fellowship Hall.


Parking in lot behind church;

handicapped parking along side of building

Rehearsals here Tuesday evenings

from 7 - 10 PM, in season



(Sept. through December —

            January through May)

FROM THE NORTH VIA GARDEN STATE PARKWAY:

Take G.S. Parkway South thru the RARITAN TOLLS. Stay to the Right after tollbooths, and continue South via the "LOCAL" lanes. Take second exit after tollbooths for ROUTE 9-SOUTH.

Continue South on ROUTE 9. When possible, get into LEFT LANE. After approximately 2 miles, take LEFT LANE EXIT for MATAWAN--ROUTE 34 South.

 

Continue South on Route 34 approximately 4 miles. As you pass the BUTTONWOOD MANOR RESTAURANT on your LEFT, get into the LEFT LANE (& put your blinker on to signal a left turn !)

1st Presbyterian Church will appear on the Left as you start to go uphill--TURN LEFT into FRANKLIN STREET. Go half a block & turn left into church parking lot.


FROM THE NORTH VIA N.J. TURNPIKE:

Take TURNPIKE SOUTH to EXIT 11 - WOODBRIDGE. After tollbooths, bear left up ramp & take the GARDEN STATE PARKWAY-SOUTH through the RARITAN TOLLS. Proceed as directed above.

FROM THE SOUTH:

Because neither the G.S. Parkway or the NJ Turnpike are convenient to linking into Route 34 from the South, you are advised to find the easiest approach from your location to ROUTE 34 & continue NORTH.


As you get into the Matawan/Aberdeen area, you will go through a shopping district that includes a Stop-&-Shop supermarket (on the right), a Carvel (a bit further, on the left), and Peter's Fishery (a bit further, on the right.)

About 2 blocks further north, on the right, you will soon see the 1st Presbyterian Church. TURN RIGHT into FRANKLIN STREET. Go half a block and turn left into church parking lot.

PERFORMANCE SITE:


St. Rose of Lima RC Church


16 McLean St.


Freehold, NJ 07728


Parking in lots at side of church and across the street church.


Handicapped ramp into building, and wheelchair section in seating area.

Next performance:


“A Freehold Fa-la-la!”


Fri., Dec. 1 6, 2016 at 7:30 PM

FROM the NORTH via GARDEN STATE PARKWAY:

Take Parkway South to Route 9 South. Shortly after passing entrance to Freehold Mall, take exit for West Main Street, Freehold. After ramp, continue on West Main Street toward Freehold center. At McLean Street (Freehold Savings and Wachovia Banks will be on the corner), turn right. The parking lot is ahead shortly on the left, opposite the church.


FROM the SOUTH via GARDEN STATE PARKWAY:

Take Parkway North to Route 34 North, then to to Route 33 West. Take Route 33 into Freehold.Turn right at the intersection of Route 79/South Street. There is a Sovereign Bank on the right corner. Four blocks on your left is the St. Rose of Lima School. Make the next left on to McLean Street. The parking lot is ahead shortly on the right, opposite the church.

FROM the NORTH via Rt. 18 South: Take Route 18 South to the intersection of Route 79 South. Go South on 79 until you come into Freehold. As you go through the center of Freehold, continue straight on Main Street. After RR tracks, Freehold Savings and Wachovia Banks will be on the corner of McLean Street--turn left. The parking lot is ahead shortly on the left, opposite the church.

 

FROM the NORTH via Rt. 18 North:

Take Rt. 18 North to Rt. 537 West. As you go through the center of Freehold, As you go through the center of Freehold, continue straight on Main Street. After RR tracks, Freehold Savings and Wachovia Banks will be on the corner of McLean Street--turn left. The parking lot is ahead shortly on the left, opposite the church.

PERFORMANCE SITE:


Jersey Shore Arts Center


66 South Main St.


Ocean Grove, NJ 07756


Parking in lot at side of building & on area streets.


Handicapped ramp into building, and wheelchair section in seating area.

Last performance:



“Glamorous Genius!”

Sun., May 18, 2014 at 4 PM

The Jersey Shore Arts Center is located on the corner of Main Ave. & Main St. (Route 71)

at 66 South Main Street in Ocean Grove, New Jersey.  

For directions to this venue, please visit          

http://jerseyshoreartscenter.org/about-us/location-and-directions

PERFORMANCE SITE:


Holy Spirit RC Church


705 2nd Avenue


Asbury Park, NJ 07756

Parking in lot at side of church and on neighborhood streets.  Handicapped ramp into building, with elevator to main floor and wheelchair section in seating area. Handicapped accessible rest room. Next performance:  “The Spirit of Christmas”  Sun., Dec. 18, 2016 at 4 PM

Holy Spirit Church is a large and beautiful ediface, on 2nd Avenue, just off Main Street (Route 71).

PERFORMANCE SITE:


Henderson Theater


Christian Brothers Academy

850 Bewman Springs Rd. (Rt. 520)


Lincroft, NJ


Enter grounds. Right turn at STOP sign. Drive around Main building. Right turn into Parking lot.


Walkway leads to Theater entrance.


Handicapped ramp into building, and wheelchair section in seating area.

Last performance:



“Ooh la la…la la!”

Sat., May 30, 2015 at 8 PM

Christian Brothers Academy is located on Newman Springs Rd. (Route 520)

For directions to this venue, please visit          

http://www.cbalincroftnj.org/page.cfm?p=365