Tag archive for ‘comedy’
By Staff On Thursday, October 26th, 2017

Musical Comedy ‘The New World’ Premieres at Bucks County Playhouse Nov. 7

Ginna LeVine, Julius Thomas III, Ana Haradaand Jillian Gottlieb. (Photo: Josh Lerher) The year is 1620: Native Americans are enjoying a gluten-free, low-carb, artisanally happy life when they are invaded by the More...

By Staff On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
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‘The Nerd’ Falls Flat at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

(Photo: Mark Garvin) By John Dwyer The rumored last words of Edmund Gwen, who played Santa in the original movie “Miracle on 34th Street,” as he lay in his hospital bed at the Motion Picture Country House More...

By Staff On Monday, February 13th, 2017

‘My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy’ Schleps its Way onto Bucks County Playhouse Stage in March

Waiting tables while struggling through one’s early career is nothing unique to acting or being Jewish. But Brad Zimmerman’s ‘My Son the Waiter: A Jewish Tragedy’ is the universal story of one More...

By Staff On Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Menopause the Musical Brings Laughter to Bucks County Playhouse Starting Jan. 11

Menopause The Musical will be coming to Bucks County Playhouse for 15 performances, from Jan. 11 to Jan. 21. The play is a “groundbreaking celebration of women who are on the brink of, in the middle of, or More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

INTERVIEW: Comedian Julie Goldman talks about ‘People’s Couch,’ Commentary vs. Schtick, and Her New Year’s Gig at RRazz Room

Comedian Julie Goldman’s New Year’s Eve show at RRazz Room in New Hope may be the hottest ticket in town come Dec. 31. She’s currently a series regular on the Bravo hit “The People’s Couch,” More...

By Staff On Thursday, November 17th, 2016

REVIEW: Hilarious ‘Buyer and Cellar’ at Bucks County Playhouse a Winsome One-Man Romp

By John Dwyer I saw “Buyer and Cellar” back in 2014 at the Barrow Street Theater on Barrett Foa’s first night in the piece. It originally was done at the Rattlestick Playwright’s Theater with Michael Urie More...

By Staff On Sunday, November 13th, 2016

NOW PLAYING: Wild Comedy ‘Buyer and Cellar’ at Bucks County Playhouse

“Buyer and Cellar” is an over-the-top comedy starring Nick Cearley (“The Skivvies”) as a struggling Los Angeles actor who finds himself working in Barbra Streisand’s basement. As the play opens, Alex More...

By Staff On Thursday, July 28th, 2016

Great Theater at Bucks County Playhouse Becomes Habit Forming with ‘Divine Sister’

L to R: Erin Maguire as Agnes, Alison Fraser as Sister Walburga, Charles Busch as Mother Superior and Julie Halston as Sister Acacius. (Photo: Joan Marcus) By John Dwyer It’s summertime, and there are picnics More...

By Staff On Saturday, June 25th, 2016

Jennie McNulty and Lisa Koch Lead Comedy Double Header at RRazz Room in New Hope

Nationally-acclaimed comedians Jennie McNulty and Lisa Koch will make the audience roll in the aisles at the RRazz Room at the Raven in New Hope on Saturday, Aug. 6, says owner Robert Kotonly. The duo will be joined More...

By Staff On Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

Outrageous Matt Yee Rips Up the RRazz Room at the Raven June 3

Singer/comedian Matt Yee brings his “Outrageous Adult Sing Along Show 2016” to the Rrazz Room at the Raven in his New Hope debut on June 3. Described by promoters as “that wonderful, funny Asian More...