Tag archive for ‘play house’
By Staff On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Gay pride and Sondheim’s ‘Company’ at Bucks County Playhouse

By John Dwyer and Herb Millman Exciting times! We have just wrapped up Gay Pride Week in New Hope, our New Hope Celebrates Parade miraculously enjoyed sunny skies Saturday, June is officially LGBT Pride Month (and More...

By Staff On Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

And the stage goes round…

By John Dwyer and Herb Millman There is a star in residence currently at the Bucks County Playhouse. Yes, there is Hunter Foster, artistic director, who is a noted Broadway actor and brilliant director. But the More...

By Staff On Friday, April 10th, 2015

Review: Bucks County Playhouse knocks it out of the ballpark with musical ‘National Pastime’

By John Dwyer and Herb Millman Here’s the pitch: You have a brilliant cast on first, a creative director on second, and a screwball comedy with charming music on third.  And as fast as you can shout “play More...

By Staff On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Town and Country Players in Buckingham kicks off season with ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’

Meg Waldowski (L) as Mrs. Tottendale, and Valerie Sharper (R) as the Drowsy Chaperone Town and Country Players opens its new season April 10 with the musical comedy The Drowsy Chaperone. The play parodies 1920s More...

By Staff On Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
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Behind the scenes during rehearsal of ‘National Pastime’ playing at Bucks County Playhouse in April

(L to R) Daniella Mia Diniz, Matthew Bauman, Michael Dean Morgan, Spencer Plachy Will Blum, Stephanie Gibson, and Kelly Maguire (Photo: Mandee Kuenzle) As you can see from the photo to the left and those below, More...

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By Charlie Sahner On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Borough Council approves Bucks County Playhouse takeover of New Hope visitor’s center

New Hope Borough Council Tuesday night approved a five-year lease with Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) for the historic visitor’s center at a rate of $1 per year. While the takeover is widely lauded as a practical More...

By Staff On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015

Bucks County Playhouse announces 2015 season; Hunter Foster to direct ‘National Pastime’ and ‘Company’

Hunter Foster Three musicals and two plays – along with the return of the Second Oscar Hammerstein Festival for lyricists – will comprise the 76th anniversary season of the Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) starting More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, February 13th, 2015
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Quick guide to local business groups vying to be New Hope commerce king

At last count, at least seven different business groups were claiming to represent all or part of New Hope’s diverse commercial community. Here’s a status report on the top three and a half: Greater More...

By Staff On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Casting call for teen performers at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

BCP 2014 Youth Company (Photo: Mandee Kuenzle) Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) in New Hope is calling and casting kids 13 to 18 years old to take the stage with their Summer 2015 Youth Company at the iconic theater. BCP More...

By Staff On Sunday, January 25th, 2015

Bucks County Playhouse and Entertainment Events present rollicking comedy ‘Late Night Catechism’

Colleen Moore Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) welcomes Entertainment Events and their production of Late Nite Catechism, opening Feb. 3. Nominated for an Outer Critics Circle Award in New York, and having recently More...