It’s a wrap – Gypsy ends the Ritz season

Gypsy"Gypsy", directed by Bruce Curless, is the Ritz Theatre's last production of the season. It stars Carol Furphy- Labinski as Rose, the domineering mother who pushes her daughter onto the burlesque/ strip-tease stage as a last resort to becoming a star.

Princeton Festival presents a perennial favorite

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum at the Princeton Festival This perennial favorite fully upheld the Princeton Festival’s traditionally high standards in...

“Caged” is a stark drama on the effects of incarceration

Passage Theatre's Caged deserves to be seen There have been many plays about men in prison, usually focusing on the crimes committed or the...

“The Bridge of San Luis Rey” is an old familiar tale...

On July 20, 1714, a century-old Incan woven bridge in Peru, part of the road from Lima to Cuzco, collapses, sending the five people...

“The Wild Party” at Ritz Theatre in Haddon Township hosts LGBT...

The Wild Party at thr Ritz Theatre"The Wild Party" is a wild party indeed. Based on an epic poem by Joseph Moncure March, and borrowing the poem's words for its lyrics, it is billed as a musical, but is more an operetta. Very little of the dialogue is spoken. Most of it is sung in a bold, brazen, somewhat dissonant but still melodic contemporary score.

“Deathtrap” at Bucks County Playhouse is well done

Deathtrap at Bucks County Playhouse. Photo by Mandee Kuenzle.One of Broadway's most popular mystery- comedy- thrillers, Ira Levin's "Deathtrap," was recently at the Bucks County Playhouse. First seen in 1978, and later as a film in 1982, "Deathtrap" ran for nearly four years on Broadway.

Young Frankenstein is fun at the Ritz

Young Frankenstein promoThe Ritz Theatre in Haddon Township has a hit with Mel Brooks' "Young Frankenstein." Originally a movie, then set to music for Broadway, the play is a comedy about the grandson of Frankenstein who wants nothing to do with the family business.

“The Sting”: The con is on!

It’s nothing new for stage musicals to be made out of well-remembered movies. The Sting, now making its world premiere at the Paper Mill...

“A Dog Story” is pleasant entertainment

A Dog Story at the Bickford Theatre A Dog Story is a light one-act musical that makes for a mildly pleasant spring evening. It is...

A ripping-good evening of theatre at Bucks County Playhouse

Scene from Vanya & Sonia & Masha & SpikeAre you one of those adults who hate when someone says they are "multi-tasking" when they are ignoring you while they text? Perhaps you might even like Chekhov, just a little? If the answer is yes to both, then you missed a great play at the Bucks County Playhouse - "Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike."