Past Shows & Events

See what you've missed at the Bucks County Playhouse!

Buyer and Cellar

November 5, 2016 — November 26, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

  A Hilarious New Comedy! By Jonathan Tolins Directed by Sarna Lapine Starring Nick Cearley of “The Skivvies” A struggling actor in L.A., takes a job working in the Malibu basement of beloved megastar Barbra Streisand.  One day, the Lady herself comes downstairs to play.  Hailed by critics as “a small MASTERPIECE” (NY Observer)…”the most […]

The Rocky Horror Show

October 21, 2016 — October 30, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

The Rocky Horror Show is alive at Bucks County Playhouse! The show is back and better than ever – LIVE ON STAGE at Bucks County Playhouse! Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show, a musical that inspired the 1975 classic cult film, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, follows innocent couple Brad and Janet as they seek shelter at a mysterious […]

Michele Lee: Nobody Does It Like Me, The Music of Cy Coleman

October 14, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

“The Visiting Artists Series at Bucks County Playhouse” presents “The RRazz Room Cabaret Series at Bucks County Playhouse” “Michele Lee: Nobody Does It Like Me, The Music of Cy Coleman” Ron Abel, Musical Director Cy Coleman once said, “Michele Lee is a surefire powerhouse performer. She embraces a lyric like nobody can.” Back from her […]

Alan Safier as George Burns in “Say Goodnight Gracie”

October 5, 2016 — October 9, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Written by Rupert Holmes Directed by Michael White Starring Alan Safier as the legendary George Burns Synopsis: Alan Safier stars in Say Goodnight Gracie, the hit Tony-nominated Broadway play by Rupert Holmes (The Mystery of Edwin Drood) that invites you to spend a hilarious, heart-warming evening in the uplifting company of the world’s favorite and […]

2nd Annual Galavant in the Garden

October 1, 2016

Hortulus Farm, 60 Thompson Mill Road Wrightstown, PA 18940

Leadership Sponsor $10,000—Four tickets with VIP seating for the concert, a Meet-&-Greet with the entertainment, Sponsor listing in the event program and on the website, a full-page program ad in the evening’s program, and two invitations to a private cocktail reception prior to the opening of Murder for Two: Holiday Edition. Benefactor Sponsor $5,000– Four […]

Cigar and Scotch Tasting

September 25, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse Courtyard

Don’t miss this fall cigar and scotch tasting event! Hurry only 30 spots available!   Tickets: $60/person (plus additional fees) (I.D. Required-Must be 21 or older) Ticket includes: A guided tasting through a flight of 5 selections of scotch (listed below), paired with 2 cigars (listed below) Scotch Glenmorangie 10 year Glenmorangie La Santa Glenmorangie […]

Vocalosity

September 23, 2016 — October 2, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

VOCALOSITY is the all-new live concert event from the creative mind of artistic producer Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect, The Sing-Off) that takes a cappella to a whole new level! This fast-paced production features an all-star ensemble of diverse young vocalists singing some of today’s chart-topping hits in brand-new arrangements that set a new standard for […]

Golf Tournament

September 19, 2016

Warminster's Five Ponds Golf Club

Come play in the inaugural Bucks County Playhouse Golf Tournament! Join us at the Warminster’s Five Ponds Golf Club on September 19th for a fun round of golf with lunch before and dinner afterwards. Anyone can sign up to play and come as a single or recruit up to 3 other people to make a […]

Cake Off

August 19, 2016 — September 10, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Based on the original play Bake Off  by Sheri Wilner Book by Sheri Wilner and Julia Jordan Lyrics by Adam Gwon and Julia Jordan Music by Adam Gwon Directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch Cake Off is “A sweet puff pastry of a musical…Mr. Gwon’s rippling, melodic music matches the show’s fluffy style.” – The New […]

BCP Youth Company: “The Sound of Music (G2K)”

August 3, 2016 — August 13, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

The BCP Youth Company proudly presents Rodgers + Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music (Getting to Know You) (the one hour version of this classic musical, uniquely adapted for young performers). Directed and Choreographed by Jessica Bostock Music Direction by Dr. Joseph Ohrt We are proud to present the 2016 BCP Youth Company: Riley Bultemeier TaylorRae […]

Charles Busch’s The Divine Sister

July 22, 2016 — August 13, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

By Charles Busch Directed by Carl Andress “Cue the ‘Hallelujah’ chorus!  ‘The Divine Sister’…is Mr. Busch’s freshest, funniest work in years!” – Ben Brantley, The New York Times Starring members of the original New York cast! Take a not-so-veiled look under the habit in this twisted, madcap comic homage to nearly every Hollywood ‘nun film’ […]

Spirit Live – Awakening Dance!

July 15, 2016 — August 19, 2016

Lambertville Hall

Come have a blast; dancing, vocalizing, and moving free-form, to the LIVE improvisational cutting edge 10 piece SpiritLIVE Dance Band! This awakening dance movement workshop, led by the seasoned facilitation of Amala’s energy and intuitive guidance, integrates your body/mind/spirit connection in synergy with LIVE in the moment music allowing your unique expressive self to emerge! […]

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

June 24, 2016 — July 16, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Book by Alan Janes Music and Lyrics by Buddy Holly Directed by Hunter Foster Choreographed by Lorin Latarro From his meteoric rise to fame in 1957 through his tragic death less than two years later, Buddy Holly influenced modern music like no other performer of his generation.  Featuring more than 20 of Buddy Holly’s greatest […]

Steel Magnolias

May 27, 2016 — June 18, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

By Robert Harling Directed by Marsha Mason Starring Clea Alsip (Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at BCP), Lucy DeVito (Nora and Delia Ephron’s “Love Loss and What I Wore”), Elaine Hendrix (FX’s Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll), Patricia Richardson (Home Improvement, The West Wing), Susan Sullivan (Castle, Falcon Crest) and Jessica Walter (Arrested Development, Play Misty for […]

Big Pants and Hot Flashes!

May 20, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

New Hope Celebrates and Bucks County Playhouse are proud to present “Big Pants and Hot Flashes!” What happens when two successful comedians make life altering decisions to come out as gay and transgendered? Kevin Meaney and Julia Scotti invite you to join them for a hilarious once in a nighttime experience wayyyyyyyyy over the rainbow! It’s a show […]

Movie Screening: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

May 14, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Sing along to the movie Hedwig and the Angry Inch.   Synopsis A transsexual punk-rock girl from East Berlin tours the U.S. with her band as she tells her life story and follows the former lover/band-mate who stole her songs.

Mother’s Day Wine Tasting Brunch

May 8, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Celebrate this Mother’s Day with a 5 course brunch paired skillfully to a flight of six wines. Course 1 Pierre Chainier Rose Brut paired with house made vanilla scone with devonshire cream and fresh berries Course 2 Las Mulas Sauvignon Blanc paired with herb encrusted goat cheese with artichoke hearts, micro-arugula greens and citrus vinaigrette […]

In the Mood

May 4, 2016 — May 8, 2016

In the Mood is a celebration of the music of the 1930s & 40s – the Big Band era. It was the last time that all Americans were listening and dancing to the same kind of music. With our live sensational 13 piece String of Pearls Big Band Orchestra and our fabulous IN THE MOOD […]

2016 Oscar Hammerstein Festival

April 29, 2016 — May 1, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Bucks County Playhouse is thrilled to invite you to join us for the Second Oscar Hammerstein Festival, our musical development program inspired by the mentorship Oscar Hammerstein offered the young Stephen Sondheim at Highland Farm. We celebrate with a special weekend bringing artists, experts, and enthusiasts to New Hope for three days of seminars, workshops, special […]

Bucks County Comedy (Kevin Brennan & Mark Matusof)

April 22, 2016 — April 23, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Get ready to laugh!  Stop by Bucks County Playhouse and see April’s featured comedians Kevin Brennan and Mark Matusof.  Mark Matusof (XM Satellite Radio, Mirage Hotel and Casino – Las Vegas, NV, The Improv – Washington, DC) will open for headliner Kevin Brennan (“Saturday Night Live,” “Late Show with David Letterman”).     Kevin Brennan […]

Cocktail Hour: The Show

April 8, 2016 — April 10, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Drama, mystery, humor, romance — Cocktail Hour: The Show has it all. This acclaimed floorshow-to-stage experience reinvents the glamour and excitement of classic entertainment with an original mix of charismatic choreography, intoxicating music and exquisite costume design. Hailed as “one of the more inventive upcoming acts” by The Wall Street Journal, the production combines the magnetism of Hollywood’s Golden […]

We’ve Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered

April 2, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

We’ve Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered is a concert show celebrating the music of one of the most successful recording acts of all time. Led by Michelle Berting Brett and accompanied by a live, 4-piece Nashville band, the show re-creates the Carpenters’ original sound. From northern California to New York City to SOLD OUT engagements […]

Galway Girls: Songs of Ireland (and Irish Whiskey Tasting)

March 19, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

The Galway Girls return to the Bucks County Playhouse for St. Pattys! Have a pint & celebrate the songs of The Emerald Isle.  The Galway Girls are keeping the tradition of authentic Irish music alive thru classics like Four Green Fields, Whiskey in the Jar, Danny Boy & more!  Featuring Meredith Beck, Kendra Jo Brook […]

Bucks County Comedy (Joey Callahan and Ed McGonical with Terry Reilly)

March 18, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Continue the St. Patty’s Day celebration on March 18 with Bucks County Comedy!  Join us for another evening of laughter at Bucks County Playhouse on March 18 with Irish comedians Joey Callahan and Ed McGonical. Ed McGonical opens for headliner Joey Callahan with Terry Reilly as host.   Biography Joey Callahan For over 25 years […]

Defending the Caveman

March 3, 2016 — March 13, 2016

A hilariously insightful play about the ways men and women relate, Caveman has both sexes roaring with laughter and recognition. Affectionate nudging between audience members occurs during the performance as they recognize themselves in the stories being told on stage. Defending the Caveman makes us laugh at ourselves about all the ways men and women […]

The First Annual Bucks County Playhouse Mardi Gras Drag Spectacular!

February 9, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

CELEBRATE MARDI GRAS WITH THE RETURN OF MISS PUMPKIN Bucks County Playhouse’s New Mardi Gras Drag Spectacular To Debut February 9 Bucks County Playhouse will once again celebrate Mardi Gras and “Fat Tuesday” in a big way – hosting its first annual Bucks County Playhouse Mardi Gras Drag Spectacular! The event, starring New Hope’s own […]

A Taste of Things To Come

January 30, 2016 — February 21, 2016

Bucks County Playhouse

Book, music and lyrics by Debra Barsha and Hollye Levin Directed and choreographed by Lorin Latarro It’s the 1950s in Winnetka, Illinois and four women meet every Wednesday to share recipes and secrets.  The Betty Crocker Cooking Contest may not change their lives, but the 1960s sure will!   *Join us after the 2:00pm matinee […]

Lambertville Brass

December 18, 2015

Ring in the holidays with cookies, hot chocolate and music!  This holiday celebration is FREE to the public.

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

December 11, 2015 — December 27, 2015

Last days to see the show are here!  CLICK HERE to check out this video and see what audience members are saying! Spend the holidays at the Bucks County Playhouse! Directed by Hunter Foster, musical staging by Jennifer Cody, and inspired by the classic American film, It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is performed […]

Mixed Blessings

November 6, 2015 — November 30, 2015

Lambertville Hall

(Lydia’s Morning by Johanna Furst) Proceeds from Art in the Hall benefit local artists and our education program, making it possible for us to offer scholarships and community events. This exhibit features work from: Laney Britten, Wendy Brusca, Ed DelaCruz, Annelies van Dommelen, Jay Eisenberg, Johanna Furst, Mandee Kuenzle and Stacie Speer Scott.Come by Lambertville Hall throughout […]

Paint and Wine!

October 27, 2015

Lambertville Hall

Bring your favorite bottle of wine to a hauntingly artful evening! Artist Mandee Kuenzle will guide participants in the creation of their own rendition of Edvard Munch’s iconic painting The Scream, improving personal techniques and becoming more comfortable in creating their personal painting style. Bring it home in time for Halloween! Throughout the night, there […]

Conversations with…Marsha Mason

October 20, 2015

Bucks County Playhouse gives you up-close and personal access to some of the actors, directors, and designers who share their gifts with Playhouse audiences. For this first installment, Playhouse Executive Producer Robyn Goodman will interview four-time Academy Award nominee and two-time Golden Globe Award winner, Marsha Mason, about her life and career. Join us for […]

Sandy Hackett’s

Rat Pack Show

October 6, 2015 — October 18, 2015

The TELEGRAM & GAZETTE writes, “There are several Rat Pack shows out there, but if you’re looking for authenticity instead of imitation, Sandy Hackett’s Rat Pack Show is the one to see.” HANOVER THEATRE   “BEST Show of The Year!” BROADWAY WORLD – KAUFFMAN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS There is ONLY one REAL Rat […]

Darlene Foster: Things Are Not As They Seem

October 2, 2015 — October 31, 2015

Lambertville Hall

Come by Lambertville Hall throughout the year and see displays of local artists’ work. Check with the artist as well to see what items are for sale. There is no admission fee. Stop in whenever Lambertville Hall is open and not occupied for a class or community event. One of the artists featured this month […]

Rodgers and Hammerstein Film Festival

October 2, 2015 — October 3, 2015

Get ready to celebrate one of Broadway’s greatest creative teams with our… Rodgers & Hammerstein Film Festival! We will be showing three film versions of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s greatest musicals: OKLAHOMA!, THE KING & I and THE SOUND OF MUSIC. OKLAHOMA! is the first musical written by the team of composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist […]

Brothers on the Battlefield Featuring the

Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass

September 26, 2015

The Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass is composed of some of America’s top brass musicians dedicated to bringing the joyous experience of great music to a wide range of audiences. A group that always reflects the diverse makeup of men and women in the American culture, RMPBB is dedicated to the notion that music is […]

Grease Sing-a-Long

September 19, 2015

For one night only, Bucks County Playhouse will host a screening and sing-a-long of the beloved movie musical GREASE! Join Sandy, Danny, and the rest of the T-Birds and Pink Ladies as they handjive their way through love and life at Rydell High! Dress as your favorite character (or come as you are) and croon […]

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

August 14, 2015 — September 13, 2015

An eclectic group of six mid-pubescents vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. While candidly disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home life, the tweens spell their way through a series of [potentially made-up] words hoping to never hear the soul-crushing, pout-inducing, life un-affirming “ding” of the bell that signals a spelling mistake. […]

On Golden Pond

July 10, 2015 — August 2, 2015

It’s summer on Golden Pond, the beautiful lake where Ethel and Norman have spent 48 summers. This year, their tranquil plans are turned upside down when their daughter and her new boyfriend arrive to drop his teenage son off for the summer. This acting tour de force is about growing up, growing older and learning […]

Company

May 29, 2015 — June 21, 2015

It’s Bobby’s 35th birthday, and his friends want him to settle down. During a hilarious array of interactions over dinners, drinks, and even a wedding, Bobby finally understands that being alone isn’t really being alive. Justin Guarini – the breakout star of AMERICAN IDOL and several Broadway musicals and plays – will return to Bucks […]

Art in the Hall

April 26, 2014 — April 27, 2014

Lambertville Hall

Check out our news coverage at 10PM 4/23, on WFMZ 69 News! Meet The Artists! The Playhouse is excited to host a unique event that will take place at the newly restored Lambertville Hall, titled “Art In The Hall” during the Lambertville Shad Festival!  Art will be on display from a multitude community artists who […]

6th Annual Couture for a Cure

October 23, 2015

Dominique Daniela proudly invites you to the 6th annual breast cancer awareness fashion show. The night includes a cocktail hour, fashion show, silent auction, performances, photo booth, delicious goodies, and more!

Study with the Stars: Musical Theater

November 7, 2015

Lambertville Hall

With singer/ actors John Augustine (Company at BCP, Durang, Durang at Manhattan Theatre Club) and Heidi Hayes (Walnut Street Theatre’s 9 to 5 and Grease.) This class focuses on singing and acting technique and on the ability to tell a story through song. Students should bring 16 bars of two pieces of sheet music, an uptempo and a ballad, and be prepared […]

Oscar Hammerstein Festival

September 26 — September 28, 2014

BUY A FESTIVAL PASS – CLICK HERE Bucks County Playhouse is thrilled to launch a new musical development program inspired by the mentorship Oscar Hammerstein offered the young Stephen Sondheim at Highland Farm. We kick off with a special weekend bringing artists, experts and enthusiasts to New Hope for three days of seminars, workshops, special concerts, and […]

The Rocky Horror Show

October 23, 2014 — November 2, 2014

Countdown to The Rocky Horror Show! The Rocky Horror Show IS ALIVE AT BUCKS COUNTY PLAYHOUSE! The show is back and better than ever – LIVE ON STAGE at the Bucks County Playhouse! Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show, a musical that inspired the 1975 classic cult film, The Rocky Horror Picture  Show, follows innocent couple Brad and Janet as […]

Grease Sing-a-Long

September 19, 2015

For one night only, Bucks County Playhouse will host a screening and sing-a-long of the beloved movie musical GREASE! Join Sandy, Danny, and the rest of the T-Birds and Pink Ladies as they handjive their way through love and life at Rydell High! Dress as your favorite character (or come as you are) and croon […]

Grease Sing-a-Long

September 19, 2015

For one night only, Bucks County Playhouse will host a screening and sing-a-long of the beloved movie musical GREASE! Join Sandy, Danny, and the rest of the T-Birds and Pink Ladies as they handjive their way through love and life at Rydell High! Dress as your favorite character (or come as you are) and croon […]

Villain: DeBlanks…A fill-in-the-blanks diversion

June 19, 2015

After its wild success at 54 Below in New York, Villain: DeBlanks is coming to Bucks County Playhouse for its regional premiere! Starring the cast of BCP’s smash hit, Company, this side-splitting murder mystery features Villain: Deblanks veterans Justin Guarini (Wicked and American Idol Season 1), John Bolton (A Christmas Story: the Musical), Jennifer Cody […]

It’s The Great Pumpkin: A Halloween Drag Spook-tacular

October 27, 2015

Drag queens from near and far will descend upon the Playhouse on October 27 for the “It’s The Great Pumpkin: A Halloween Drag Spook-tacular,” hosted by none other than the local icon Miss Pumpkin herself. The show will start at 7:30pm. Tickets are $15 for presale general admission, $25 general admission at the door, and […]

New Hope Celebrates Proudly Presents

Vickie Shaw

May 16, 2014

New Hope Celebrates is happy to welcome comedian Vickie Shaw to the Bucks County Playhouse. Vickie has been making people laugh until their faces hurt and ribs cracked, for audiences across the world.  She gets her comedy from her life, with her partner Sargent Patch, their three children and now three grandchildren. Vickie has been […]

Joy Behar: Me, My Mouth and I

May 9, 2014 — May 11, 2014

  Comedian/talk show host, Joy Behar, makes her Bucks County Playhouse debut with three exclusive workshop performances of her one-woman show. With more than 30 years on stage and screen, Behar’s one-woman show takes us on a journey from her rollicking childhood in Brooklyn to center stage as one of America’s premiere Talk Show Hosts […]

Sing-A-Long Hairspray

May 17, 2014

Bucks County Playhouse is proud to participate in New Hope Celebrates Pride! Call your friends, and bring them down for a fantastic evening singing round and round with Hairspray on the big screen! Tracy Turnblad, an overweight teenager with all the right moves, is obsessed with the Corny Collins Show. One day, one of the […]

Talk Story & New Voices Festival

April 28, 2014 — April 30, 2014

Want to see all three performances? Get our festival pass for only $15 and see all of our fantastic local talent! Call the BCP Box Office at 215-862-2121 to reserve now! JOIN the event on Facebook! TALK STORY – CLICK HERE for tickets! Join the circle! Eight writers from throughout the region have come together […]

National Pastime

April 2, 2015 — April 19, 2015

It’s 1933 in Baker City, Iowa… WZBQ Radio is going under and Barry, the station’s owner, is trying to save it. Karen, Barry’s co-owner, wants to sell the station. Will a crazy scheme involving baseball change Karen’s mind and cause her to fall in love in the process? National Pastime is a musical valentine to […]

National Pastime

April 2, 2015 — April 19, 2015

It’s 1933 in Baker City, Iowa… WZBQ Radio is going under and Barry, the station’s owner, is trying to save it. Karen, Barry’s co-owner, wants to sell the station. Will a crazy scheme involving baseball change Karen’s mind and cause her to fall in love in the process? National Pastime is a musical valentine to […]

Sing-A-Long Saturdays

January 18, 2014 — February 8, 2014

Annie – January 25 at 5:00pm Grease – February 1 at 7:00pm Chitty Chitty Bang Bang – POSTPONED – Due to the impending weather reports, this show will be rescheduled. All previously purchased tickets will be honored. Call your friends, celebrate your birthday or bring the whole family for a fantastic evening singing along with your […]

Playhouse Exhibit Benefit Tour

February 22, 2014

Michener Museum

We are thrilled to invite you to the Michener Museum in Doylestown for a private, insiders’ tour of its fabulous exhibit, “Local Mill Makes Good: Celebrating 75 Years of American Theater at the Bucks County Playhouse.” On Saturday, February 22 at 2pm, the exhibit’s curator David Leopold will lead us through the history of the […]

Presented by Kaleidoscope Comedy

Bucks County Comedy

April 5, 2014

APRIL 5th @ 8pm:  Louis Ramey& Glen Jensen, with host Mike Casey For each show, there is an Orchestra Seating for $15.00, and assigned Cabaret Table Seating available at $20.00. Read about these hilarious comedians below, and don’t miss out on some of the funniest shows coming to Bucks County! LOUIS RAMEY Atlanta, Georgia born […]

Oscar Hammerstein Festival

September 26 — September 28, 2014

BUY A FESTIVAL PASS – CLICK HERE Bucks County Playhouse is thrilled to launch a new musical development program inspired by the mentorship Oscar Hammerstein offered the young Stephen Sondheim at Highland Farm. We kick off with a special weekend bringing artists, experts and enthusiasts to New Hope for three days of seminars, workshops, special concerts, and […]

Oscar Hammerstein Festival

September 26 — September 28, 2014

BUY A FESTIVAL PASS – CLICK HERE Bucks County Playhouse is thrilled to launch a new musical development program inspired by the mentorship Oscar Hammerstein offered the young Stephen Sondheim at Highland Farm. We kick off with a special weekend bringing artists, experts and enthusiasts to New Hope for three days of seminars, workshops, special concerts, and […]

Meet Me In St. Louis: A Live Radio Play

December 4, 2013 — December 29, 2013

Come home for the holidays to the Bucks County Playhouse!
Based on The Kensington Stories by Sally Benson and the MGM motion picture Meet Me In St. Louis starring Judy Garland, Meet Me In St. Louis: A Live Radio Play will feature songs by Hugh Martin and Ralph Blaine, including the classics such as: “The Boy Next Door,” “Skip To My Lou,” “The Trolley Song,” “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” and “Meet Me in St. Louis.”

Farewell To Jed Bernstein

December 15, 2013

The Bucks County Playhouse cordially invites you to bid farewell to Producing Director Jed Bernstein! Join us for a performance of
Meet Me in St. Louis: A Live Radio Play at 2:00 pm followed by a one-time-only Farewell Revue. Benefit reception to follow at the Logan Inn.

Community Reception To Welcome The New Leadership Team

November 21, 2013

PLEASE JOIN US AT THE BUCKS COUNTY PLAYHOUSE COMMUNITY RECEPTION TO WELCOME OUR NEW LEADERSHIP TEAM Alexander Fraser (BCP Producing Director) & Robyn Goodman (BCP Executive Producer) Thursday, November 21, 2013 – This is a FREE event! 6:30 – 7:30pm 70 South Main Street New Hope, PA 18938 Light refreshments will be served Space is limited  –  RSVP […]

My Life On A Diet

November 20, 2013 — November 24, 2013

Hollywood legend, Renee Taylor   takes the audience on a trip through her 60+ year career from movies, The Tonight Show, Broadway, & her iconic role as Sylvia, Fran Drescher’s over bearing, food loving mother on the hit TV series, The Nanny and  Ted Mosby’s neighbor, Mrs. Matsen, on How I Met Your Mother.

The Rocky Horror Show

October 23, 2013 — November 2, 2013

The Rocky Horror Show  is back and better than ever- LIVE ON STAGE at the Bucks County Playhouse!

Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show , a musical that inspired the 1975 classic cult film, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, follows innocent couple Brad and Janet as they seek shelter at a mysterious old castle on a dark and stormy night, where they encounter transvestite Dr. Frank N Furter, his “perfect” creation Rocky, and an assortment of other crazy creatures.

The Skivvies

November 1, 2013

This “musically thrilling” undie-rock, comedy-pop duo don’t just strip down their musical arrangements, they literally strip down to their underwear to perform their distinctive mashups and eccentric originals for cello and ukulele, with touches of glockenspiel, melodica, and a surprising array of under-used instruments. Award-winning singer-actors Lauren Molina (Marry Me a Little, Sweeney Todd, Rock […]

A Tribute To Angela Lansbury

October 28, 2013

Bucks County Playhouse is honored to announce the creation of the Bucks County Playhouse Hall of Fame to honor theatrical luminaries who have graced the New Hope stage. The inaugural inductee will be the five-time Tony Award® winner and Bucks County Playhouse alumna Angela Lansbury. Angela Lansbury appeared at the Playhouse in 1952’s Affairs of State, years […]

Talk Story & New Voices Festival

April 28, 2014 — April 30, 2014

Want to see all three performances? Get our festival pass for only $15 and see all of our fantastic local talent! Call the BCP Box Office at 215-862-2121 to reserve now! JOIN the event on Facebook! TALK STORY – CLICK HERE for tickets! Join the circle! Eight writers from throughout the region have come together […]

The God Box, A Daughter’s Story

October 18, 2013

This 70 minute, one woman performance, based on Mary Lou Quinlan’s New York Times bestselling memoir, “The God Box” tells the story of her mother who inhaled a worry and exhaled a prayer. Devastated by her loss, Mary Lou shares a daughter’s emotional journey of memory and love, of heartbreak and learning to let go. The God Box […]

Bucks County Cabaret: Featuring Alan Cumming

October 19, 2013

Tony Award winner and two-time Emmy nominee Alan Cumming will share his wit, charm and talents at this year’s Bucks County Cabaret, which returns once again to Bucks County Playhouse for a one-night-only concert.

Riverside Symphonia: A Little Night Music

September 27, 2013 — September 28, 2013

Featuring Sal Viviano and Anne Runolfsson Robert Feldstein, Piano With the Riverside Symphonia Don’t miss an unforgettable night of beloved songs by Stephen Sondheim, Andrew Lloyd Webber, John Kander, and other famous Broadway composers.  The magic of musical theatre exemplified by musicals such as A Little Night Music, Into the Woods, Les Miserables, My Fair […]

The Tale of the Allergist’s Wife

August 15, 2013 — September 1, 2013

Directed by four-time Tony Award-winning actor Boyd Gaines, this Tony-nominated play by Charles Busch follows Marjorie Taub, a middle-aged Upper West Side doctor’s wife plunged into a mid-life crisis on an epic scale whose life suddenly gets a lift when a former childhood friend reappears.

Summer of ’42

July 25, 2013 — August 11, 2013

Based on the 1971 film, SUMMER OF ’42 is a coming of age story about three teenage boys living on a tiny island off the coast of Maine during the time when America was in the middle of a full-scale war and men were lining up to join the army. It becomes a summer they will never forget.

Just Community presents

Teen Fest

May 5, 2013

Third annual original short play, song, and spoken word fest.

Really Rosie

July 5, 2013 — July 21, 2013

Based on a series of books by famed children’s author Maurice Sendak and with music by the legendary Carole King, the Bucks County Playhouse presents REALLY ROSIE, the perfect show for the entire family.

The World Goes ‘Round

June 27, 2013 — July 21, 2013

From one of Broadway’s greatest musical collaborations, The World Goes ‘Round celebrates the masterful song writing of John Kander and Fred Ebb.
All of your favorite songs including “All That Jazz,” “Maybe this Time,” “Mr Cellophane,” and “ New York, New York” make up this exciting production!

Mothers and Sons

June 13, 2013 — June 23, 2013

This world premiere by four time Tony Award®- winning playwright Terrence McNally, starring Tony and Emmy® Award-winner Tyne Daly, is the story of the mother of a young man who died from AIDS and his partner at the time of her son’s death. In the many years since they last met, both their lives have […]

Andrea McArdle in

Mame

May 23, 2013 — June 9, 2013

Broadway’s original “Annie,” Andrea McArdle returns to the Bucks County Playhouse in MAME, one of Jerry Herman’s most celebrated musicals.

Gala Benefit 2013

On May 4, 2013, over 250 Bucks County Playhouse friends, supporters and staff gathered to celebrate the newly re-opened Playhouse at our Second Annual Gala Benefit. The festive event, which included dinner in the courtyard, an auction and performance in the Playhouse, and dancing on the stage, raised over $62,000 to fund the Playhouse’s important […]

In the Mood

April 23, 2013 — April 28, 2013

Celebrate America’s Greatest Generation through the music of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, Harry James, Erskine Hawkins, The Andrews Sisters, Frank Sinatra and other idols of the 1940s.

Eve Ensler's

The Vagina Monologues

February 13, 2013 — February 17, 2013

Featuring LEA DELARIA, ADRIANE LENOX, ANDREA McARDLE, OLIVIA OGUMA, and ZUZANNA SZADKOWSKI, this Obie Award-winning whirlwind tour of a forbidden zone introduces a wildly divergent gathering of female voices.

The God Box, A Daughter’s Story

October 18, 2013

This 70 minute, one woman performance, based on Mary Lou Quinlan’s New York Times bestselling memoir, “The God Box” tells the story of her mother who inhaled a worry and exhaled a prayer. Devastated by her loss, Mary Lou shares a daughter’s emotional journey of memory and love, of heartbreak and learning to let go. The God Box […]

WARNER BROS. THEATRE VENTURES, CASTLE ROCK ENTERTAINMENT & PLAYHOUSE PRODUCTIONS present the World Premiere of

Misery

November 24, 2012 — December 8, 2012

MISERY tells the story of novelist Paul Sheldon, as he has plans to make the difficult transition from writing historical romances featuring heroine Misery Chastain to publishing literary fiction.

75th Anniversary Gala Benefit

Save the Date! 1939 – 2014 The Bucks County Playhouse’s 75th Anniversary Gala Benefit Celebration Saturday, May 3, 2014 Mark your calendar today to make sure you can join in celebrating the Playhouse’s rich, 75-year-long history! Details to follow…

The Tale of the Allergist's Wife

August 15, 2013 — September 1, 2013

Directed by four-time Tony Award-winning actor Boyd Gaines, this Tony-nominated play by Charles Busch follows Marjorie Taub, a middle-aged Upper West Side doctor’s wife plunged into a mid-life crisis on an epic scale whose life suddenly gets a lift when a former childhood friend reappears.

Halloween Festivities at the Playhouse

October 27, 2012

The family friendly event begins with a “Halloween Carnival” in the Playhouse courtyard. Complete with local vendors offering goodies; a “Munchkin Land” Craft Station; and special Wizard Of Oz Character picture station, the afternoon will culminate with a special showing of a Sing-A-Long version of the The Wizard of Oz beginning at 3:00 p.m.

A.R. Gurney's

Love Letters

October 20, 2012 — October 21, 2012

SOLD OUT!Starring stage and screen legends Tyne Daly and James Earl Jones, Love Letters is a unique and imaginative theatre piece which is comprised of letters exchanged over a lifetime between two people who grew up together, went their separate ways, but continued to share confidences.

Summer of ’42

July 25, 2013 — August 11, 2013

Based on the 1971 film, SUMMER OF ’42 is a coming of age story about three teenage boys living on a tiny island off the coast of Maine during the time when America was in the middle of a full-scale war and men were lining up to join the army. It becomes a summer they will never forget.

Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS presents

Bucks County Cabaret

October 13, 2012

Join stage and screen stars Bebe Neuwirth and Malcolm Gets as they come together for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS at BUCKS COUNTY CABARET, a one-night only benefit concert at the newly renovated, historic Bucks County Playhouse. The evening will feature your favorite Broadway standards and popular songs. Neuwirth is a two-time Emmy Award winner for […]

Playhouse Impressions: A Complimentary Celebration of Art

September 29, 2012

Courtyard of the Bucks County Playhouse

    You are invited to a complimentary and uniquely cultured event at the Bucks County Playhouse in conjunction with the New Hope Arts & Crafts Festival and the upcoming Lambertville Music Hall. Join us as we celebrate the local artistic and creative community by hosting an outdoor, tented celebration for our artist friends and art lovers alike! At […]

Bubbly and Bites!

Everett Kline, David Wald and the Bucks County Playhouse Cordially invite you to join them for “Bubbly and Bites” At Everett and David’s Princeton home Saturday evening, September 8, 6:00pm Followed by a performance of Christopher Durang’s new comedy VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE A spoof on Uncle Vanya set in Bucks County […]

The World Goes 'Round

June 27, 2013 — July 21, 2013

From one of Broadway’s greatest musical collaborations, The World Goes ‘Round celebrates the masterful song writing of John Kander and Fred Ebb.
All of your favorite songs including “All That Jazz,” “Maybe this Time,” “Mr Cellophane,” and “ New York, New York” make up this exciting production!

Barefoot in the Park Opening Night

August 9, 2012

Be part of the official opening night of Barefoot in the Park! On the evening of Thursday August 9th  be there as the curtain rises on the official opening night of the second show of the Bucks County Playhouse’s inaugural season!    

Barefoot in the Park Opening Night Pre-Performance Dinner

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Hamilton's Grill Room

Jim Hamilton and the Bucks County Playhouse cordially invite you to attend a Pre-performance dinner in celebration of the Opening Night of Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park! Hamilton’s Grill Room ( 8 Coryell Street, Lambertville NJ) Special unveiling by Philadelphia Pop Artist Perry Milou of his new painting, New Impressions at the Playhouse. Critics […]

Neil Simon’s

Barefoot in the Park

August 7, 2012 — September 2, 2012

Our inaugural season continues with Neil Simon’s iconic and beloved comedy Barefoot in the Park. First seen at the Playhouse nearly 50 years ago, prior to its original 1963 Broadway run, the trials and tribulations of two newlyweds on the top floor of a New York brownstone has been…

Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music

July 22, 2012

The Bucks County Playhouse continues its celebration of Rodgers and Hammerstein with a one-night only screening of The Sound of Music. This classic Julie Andrews film musical will be presented in glorious, full-screen Technicolor…

July Cabaret

July 20, 2012 — July 21, 2012

Havana Restaurant & Bar
(105 South Main Street)

BCP performances don’t end when the curtain comes down. One of the great traditions of Summer theater is a chance for great performers to do the kind of performances they don’t get a chance to do on stage…

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s

A Grand Night for Singing

July 2, 2012 — July 29, 2012

FINAL WEEK!

The reopening of Bucks County Playhouse launches with Rodgers and Hammerstein’s A Grand Night for Singing. Directed by Tony® Award nominee and Emmy Award® winner Lonny Price, this 1993 Tony® Award-nominated musical revue showcases Richard Rodgers’ timeless music and…

Gala Performance

July 5, 2012

Join us for a special evening and performance of A Grand Night for Singing in support of the Bucks County Playhouse. Proceeds from this evening will support the continued restoration of the Playhouse and the effort to once again showcase the theater as a centerpiece of the…

Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

December 13, 2012 — December 30, 2012

Playhouse Courtyard

At every evening performance for It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play from December 13th through December 30th, the Playhouse will light its new and permanently planted Christmas tree in its courtyard. The ceremony will begin 30­minutes prior to curtain time when ShopRite, the official sponsor of It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio […]

Press Conference, April 2012

April 24, 2012

Bucks County Playhouse

Jed Bernstein, Producing Director of the Bucks County Playhouse (BCP) in New Hope, Pennsylvania, has announced the Summer 2012 Season for the reopening of this legendary and beloved landmark. The season will launch with A Grand Night for Singing by Rodgers and Hammerstein, directed by Tony® Award nominee and Emmy Award® winning Lonny Price. From “Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin’” to…

Bubbly and Bites!

Everett Kline, David Wald and the Bucks County Playhouse Cordially invite you to join them for “Bubbly and Bites” At Everett and David’s Princeton home Saturday evening, September 8, 6:00pm Followed by a performance of Christopher Durang’s new comedy VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE A spoof on Uncle Vanya set in Bucks County […]

Bubbly and Bites!

Everett Kline, David Wald and the Bucks County Playhouse Cordially invite you to join them for “Bubbly and Bites” At Everett and David’s Princeton home Saturday evening, September 8, 6:00pm Followed by a performance of Christopher Durang’s new comedy VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE A spoof on Uncle Vanya set in Bucks County […]

Barefoot in the Park Opening Night Pre-Performance Dinner

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Hamilton's Grill Room

Jim Hamilton and the Bucks County Playhouse cordially invite you to attend a Pre-performance dinner in celebration of the Opening Night of Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park! Hamilton’s Grill Room ( 8 Coryell Street, Lambertville NJ) Special unveiling by Philadelphia Pop Artist Perry Milou of his new painting, New Impressions at the Playhouse. Critics […]

Barefoot in the Park Opening Night Pre-Performance Dinner

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Hamilton's Grill Room

Jim Hamilton and the Bucks County Playhouse cordially invite you to attend a Pre-performance dinner in celebration of the Opening Night of Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park! Hamilton’s Grill Room ( 8 Coryell Street, Lambertville NJ) Special unveiling by Philadelphia Pop Artist Perry Milou of his new painting, New Impressions at the Playhouse. Critics […]

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s

A Grand Night for Singing

July 2, 2012 — July 29, 2012

FINAL WEEK!

The reopening of Bucks County Playhouse launches with Rodgers and Hammerstein’s A Grand Night for Singing. Directed by Tony® Award nominee and Emmy Award® winner Lonny Price, this 1993 Tony® Award-nominated musical revue showcases Richard Rodgers’ timeless music and…

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s

A Grand Night for Singing

July 2, 2012 — July 29, 2012

FINAL WEEK!

The reopening of Bucks County Playhouse launches with Rodgers and Hammerstein’s A Grand Night for Singing. Directed by Tony® Award nominee and Emmy Award® winner Lonny Price, this 1993 Tony® Award-nominated musical revue showcases Richard Rodgers’ timeless music and…