Tag archive for ‘play’
By Staff On Sunday, January 7th, 2018

Leading Ladies Take Center Stage in ’42nd Street’ at Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville

Jaimie Geddes as Peggy Sawyer and Brian Kelly as Julian Marsh in “42nd Street” at Music Mountain Theatre. Music Mountain Theatre in Lambertville has opened 2018 with “42nd Street,” a classic More...

By Staff On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

‘Christmas Carol’ at Music Mountain Theatre is a Must-See

Photo: Kasey Ivan By John Dwyer Though many are familiar with “A Christmas Carol” (music by Alan Menken; lyrics by Lynn Ahrens), I’ve stayed away from it over time. Boy, was I wrong! It is delightful More...

By Staff On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Buddy Holly is Back at the Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

By John Dwyer Is love better the second time around? “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story“ opened to glowing reviews last year, not just by me, but across the board. Critics and audiences loved the Bucks County Playhouse 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 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 Saturday, October 29th, 2016

Town and Country Players Teams With Dance Art Collaborative For Sweet Version of ‘Nutcracker’

Dance Arts Collaborative students as The Snow Corps de Ballet. Town and Country Players (T&C) invites one and all to travel to the Land of Snow and Sweets with its next production, “The Nutcracker.” The More...

By Staff On Monday, January 18th, 2016

Looking for amazing theater? Take ‘Sanctuary’ at Manhattan’s Lion Theatre

By John Dwyer Theater can accomplish many things, but first and foremost, it should inspire. If you are from Bucks County, and you are fortunate enough to see “Sanctuary,” currently running off-Broadway, you More...

By Staff On Monday, July 13th, 2015

Bucks County Playhouse sets new gold standard with ‘On Golden Pond’ production

By John Dwyer On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson premiered on Broadway in 1979. It is a marvelously simple play, with a large heart and honest writing about generational interaction and the pitfalls of growing old. More...

By Staff On Monday, March 31st, 2014

Playwright Christopher Durang stars in role he wrote for ‘Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike’ at Bucks County Playhouse

Playwright Christopher Durang (Photo: Susan Johann) Playwright Christopher Durang, who won his first Tony Award in 2013 for his Broadway comedy Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, is making his debut in the role More...

By Staff On Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

Solebury School goes ‘Footloose’ starting Feb. 27

Solebury School’s drama department will present the musical Footloose from Feb. 27 through March 2. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday shows are at 7 p.m, and the Saturday matinee will be held at 2 p.m., with the More...