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By Staff On Thursday, July 5th, 2018

A ’42nd Street’ second to none at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

Photo: Mark Garvin By John Dwyer In the middle of summer, nothing is more refreshing and more appropriate than a good, old fashioned all-American musical. And “42nd Street” at Bucks County Playhouse is just More...

By Staff On Friday, June 29th, 2018

Oscar Hammerstein Festival at Bucks County Playhouse Encourages New Work

Laura Osnes, James Snyder, and Jessica Walter in “Showboat.” By John Dwyer Bucks County Playhouse was reconceived when it was purchased back in 2012 by the Bridge Street Foundation and the generosity of More...

By Staff On Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Soul Searching and Laughs in ‘An Act of God’ at Bucks County Playhouse

Harry Bouvy as God (Photo: Joan Marcus). By John Dwyer “An Act of God” is a play by David Javerbaum, a nice Jewish agnostic from “The Daily Show.” What is odd about the play is that it is not really a play More...

By Staff On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope Opens Season with Comedy ‘An Act of God’

Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope will open its 2018 season with the hilarious Broadway comedy “An Act of God.” Directed by Tracy Brigden, the show runs from May 18 to June 16. Returning to earth, God has More...

By Staff On Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

‘Not So Silent Cinema’ Chaplin Shorts Coming to Bucks County Playhouse

“The Pawn Shop” The priceless humor of Charlie Chaplin will be on full display as Philadelphia-based “Not So Silent Cinema” provides live accompaniment to three Chaplin shorts at Bucks County Playhouse More...

By Staff On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Beatles Tribute Group Appears at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope April 27

(L to R) Robbie Berg, Richard Lewis, Tyson Kelly and Joshua Jones. Audiences will have a chance to revisit the Beatles like they never have before, when “Beatles for Sale: Lennon and McCartney Revisited” rolls More...

By Staff On Friday, March 9th, 2018

‘In the Mood’ Nostalgic Music Revue Returns to Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

Take a sentimental journey with the 1940s musical revue “In The Mood,” returning to Bucks County Playhouse for a limited engagement March 21-25. “In the Mood” is being presented as part of the Playhouse’s More...

By Staff On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Three Popular TV Stars to Appear at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

Ed Asner, Meredith Baxter and Michael Gross. Three stars from popular TV shows of the past will take the stage in two different shows at Bucks County Playhouse as part of their winter Visiting Artist Series. Seven-time More...

By Charlie Sahner On Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Vendors at Ferry Market in New Hope Push Back Against Proposed Fee Increases

How much can a food vendor at New Hope’s new Ferry Market at 32 S. Main St. complain when they’re paying merely $700 per month to rent a stall? Apparently quite a bit, especially when management is trying More...

By Staff On Friday, December 15th, 2017
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Unorthodox Retelling of ‘A Christmas Carol’ at Bucks County Playhouse a Cause for Joy

Don Stephenson as Ebenezer Scrooge (Photo: Joan Marcus). By John Dwyer The miracle of Christmas is just not a tale of Baby Jesus. The celebration of Chanukah is not just about the re-dedication of the Temple in More...