Tag archive for ‘theatre’
By Staff On Saturday, December 9th, 2017

Good Grief! ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ Arrives in Lambertville

Tyler Hentz. Doylestown native Tyler Hentz is no stranger to the stage – he made his debut at age five in the ensemble of “Evita” at Bucks County Playhouse. Hentz went on to play the role of Tiny Tim 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 Friday, March 17th, 2017

Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope Announces 2017 Lineup

Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) this week announced their 2017 subscription season, featuring two world premieres — “Clue: On Stage,” adapted from the cult classic film, and a new musical comedy “The New World” More...

By Staff On Friday, August 26th, 2016

Batter Up: Musical ‘Cake Off’ Steps Up to the Plate at Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope

(Photo: Joan Marcus) By John Dwyer Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) premiered the new musical “Cake Off” the other night, and I must say I was impressed. And, quite frankly, a bit surprised. I did not think there More...

By Staff On Wednesday, December 16th, 2015

Lambertville Hall to host dance/art/theater events, classes in January

Bridge Street Foundation head Kevin Dougherty guides tour group through Lambertville Hall in late 2013. Bucks County Playhouse on Wednesday announced that it will hold a series of art, theater, and dance workshops More...

By Staff On Monday, August 17th, 2015
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Audience spellbound during ’25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ at Bucks County Playhouse

Rehearsal photo by Mandee Kuenzle By John Dwyer The magic word is “cachinnating,” and by the end of this review, I might even ask you to use it in a sentence! I have seen only one other production of More...

By Staff On Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Town and Country Players in Buckingham present ‘Good People’

(left to right) Tim Anderson, Crystal Thompson, and Lorraine Barrett Nancy Ridgeway directs an all-star cast in David Lindsay-Abaire’s compelling drama, Good People. The play premiered at the Manhattan Theatre More...

By Staff On Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Local boy Stephen Stahl makes good again with ‘Sanctuary’

Fresh off a successful New York production of Lady Day in New York, and from moving his home across the river to Lambertville from New Hope, Stephen Stahl is making waves yet again with his directorial skill in 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 Monday, December 15th, 2014
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Review: Wrap Up Your Christmas List in Plaid at Bucks County Playhouse

by John Dwyer and Herb Millman It was just the other night that we snuggled into our sofa with a cup of tea to watch what is an American tradition — the lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree (and More...