Local musicians adapt and reflect during covid-19 quarantine

Tyson Sleete introduces once of his favorite albums with Christina Ward looking on. As local eateries have either closed or moved to takeout only, the entertainers that worked at our nearby establishments have had to adapt to this period without the ability to perform in front of live audiences. John and Peter’s has managed to keep their Open More...

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By Staff On Thursday, May 14th, 2020

Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope cancels 2020 summer season

Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope on Thursday announced it will cancel its 2020 Summer Season. Playhouse management said its decision to cancel the summer productions comes after weeks of deliberation and extensive More...

By Steve Chernoski On Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

Laid-off New Hope bartender reimagines happy hour during covid-19 crisis

Casey scrolls through the comments during one of his Facebook Live broadcasts. With the paradigm shift that covid-19 has brought and resulting quarantines, local bartender Casey Caracciolo sensed that people were More...

By Staff On Wednesday, March 4th, 2020
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REVIEW: Brilliantly done ‘Into the Woods’ at Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville

By John Millman-Dwyer “Art Isn’t Easy” is a famous line and a title of a song from one of the American musical’s greatest composers, Stephen Sondheim. There is irony in that lyric, as performing a Sondheim More...

By Staff On Saturday, February 22nd, 2020

Annual Miss New Hope Celebrates Pageant on tap for March

New Hope Celebrates (NHC) and Party Gurlz Productions will present the Third Annual Miss New Hope Celebrates Pageant on March 14 at the Event Center by Cornerstone in New Hope. The glamorous evening will feature the More...

By Staff On Monday, February 17th, 2020
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‘Laramie Project’ at Music Mountain Theatre delves into homophobia and middle class values

By John Millman-Dwyer You should see this show. Repeat: You should see this show. I am front loading this review with where to get tickets. The reason to see it is twofold: First is its subject matter and its current More...

By Staff On Tuesday, February 4th, 2020
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REVIEW: “Songs from the Silver Screen” at Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville

By John Millman-Dwyer When they have their own base of talent, many theaters seize the opportunity to create a show that can especially showcase that talent. Louis Palena at Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville More...

By Staff On Friday, January 10th, 2020

REVIEW: ‘Nunsense A-Men!’ returns to Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville

By John Millman-Dwyer “Nunsense” was seen as innovative when premiered in 1985, as it good-heartedly skewered Catholic myths in which boomers were raised to believe. Since that time, it has spawned sequels More...

By Staff On Saturday, December 28th, 2019

Southern rock band A Brother’s Revival hits Havana in New Hope next month

Southern rock legacy band A Brother’s Revival, featuring former Allman Brothers Band member David ‘Rook’ Goldflies on bass and Mike Kach (Dickey Betts Band) on keyboards and vocals, performs at More...

By Staff On Saturday, December 14th, 2019

Beppe Gambetta returns to Prallsville Mills in Stockton for two shows in January

World-class Italian guitarist and singer Beppe Gambetta will perform two concerts next month at the Prallsville Mills in Stockton, N.J. Gambetta has found a second home in Stockton, and each year invites one or More...