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From the ON THE SCENE archive, John Bathke sits down with screen, stage and music legend Rita Moreno for this award winning 2014 interview to discuss her career and troubled affair with fellow acting icon…Marlon Brando.
John Bathke captures artist James Fiorentino, known for his portraits of professional athletes, at work in his New Jersey studio for this 2016 ON THE SCENE profile.
From the ON THE SCENE archive, John Bathke interviews New Jersey based singer/songwriter Christine Martucci for this 2015 profile which includes a live performance in Asbury Park.
News 12 New Jersey’s John Bathke interviews Wyclef Jean on his music and legacy in this 2017 ON THE SCENE profile.
News 12 New Jersey’s John Bathke interviewed singer/songwriter Pat DiNizio in 2015 for this ON THE SCENE profile of “The Smithereens” as the group marked its 35th anniversary. We’ve posted this piece from John’s archive to remember DiNizio who died on December 12, 2017.
News 12 New Jersey’s John Bathke takes us between the (book) covers of an art exhibit at the Morris Museum in Morristown where all of the artwork is made from books.
News 12 New Jersey’s John Bathke brings us the movement and message of New Jersey choreographer, Carolyn Dorfman, as her contemporary dance company marks 35 years of performances.
News 12 New Jersey’s John Bathke introduces us to New Jersey artist, Frank Caruso, who turned his childhood fascination with “Popeye” into a long career drawing the iconic character.
News 12's John Bathke has the inspiring story of Robert Sundholm, a janitor who became an art sensation.
The play "Las Cruces" takes a powerful look at parents blaming themselves and each other after a catastrophe is committed by their child.