Patricia Bradford Articles by: Patricia Bradford

Patricia Bradford holds a Bachelor of Music Degree in Vocal Performance from the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. She has performed, directed and produced theatre throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. Ms. Bradford is founder and Managing Artistic Director of Bare Stage Theatre. Leading STAGE Magazine has become a consuming passion - one which combines her many artistic skills, theatrical contacts and administrative abilities. She is thrilled to be carrying on the vision that was begun by Holley Webster over 30 years ago, and leading STAGE to new levels of success.

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Audience Review: MOVE OVER, MRS. MARKHAM at Footlighters

Reviews February 8, 2017 at 7:30 am 0 comments

British farce, MOVE OVER, MRS. MARKHAM sails along beautifully thanks to a talented cast who know how to deliver an ensemble piece. Director Roseann McGrath Brooks has done an outstanding job of matching the actors to their roles and they have repaid her with a lovable, laugh inducing success. The […]

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Anne Frank’s Voice Shines Through at Mainstage Center for the Arts

Press Releases February 8, 2017 at 7:25 am 0 comments

THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK has enlightened and educated millions throughout the world for nearly 70 years. Today, Anne’s words continue to deliver an important message against hatred. Mainstage Center for the Arts is proud to bring these words to life Wendy Kesselman’s adaptation of THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK, […]

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Audience Review: REEFER MADNESS at Players Club of Swarthmore

Reviews February 8, 2017 at 7:23 am 0 comments

Beware! This cautionary tale of Jimmy, a fine young man undone by the insidious devil’s weed is addictive! You may find yourself, completely engaged, humming along, and yes, even toe-tapping. There is no remedy! See the REEFER MADNESS musical even one time and you’ll be hooked! From the start, the […]

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Bridge Players Theatre Company Continues “A Season of Comedy” with SISTER ACT, February 3-18, 2017

Press Releases January 27, 2017 at 9:30 am 0 comments

BURLINGTON CITY – Bridge Players Theatre Company, the Burlington City-based community theatre group, continues its presentation of “A Season of Comedy” with its annual Dessert Theater presentation: the hit musical comedy, SISTER ACT. SISTER ACT features music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Glenn Slater, with its book written by […]

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Old Academy Players proudly presents SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER

Press Releases January 16, 2017 at 9:56 am 0 comments

Old Academy Players proudly presents SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER, written by the prolific, award-winning playwright, Tennessee Williams. The play is directed by Rob Rosiello and produced by Charlotte Higgins. Show dates are March 3, 4, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, and 19, 2017, Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm, Sundays at […]

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ANY GIVEN MONDAY Welcomes in New Year at The Stagecrafters

Press Releases January 27, 2017 at 9:34 am 0 comments

The third production of the 2016-2017 season at The Stagecrafters, Bruce Graham’s biting dark comedy, ANY GIVEN MONDAY, will open on Friday, February 3, 2017. As the lights come up, we see Lenny, a middle-aged, mild-mannered schoolteacher whose wife Risa has suddenly left him, brooding in his den, the remains […]

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Audience Review: EXTREMITIES at SPOTLIGHT THEATER

Reviews January 27, 2017 at 9:23 am 0 comments

Outstanding performances make the unpalatable subject of rape and revenge compelling. Jess Stinson anchors the play with her strong, emotional portrayal of Marjorie, a woman who is, perhaps, more threatening than threatened when power changes hands. A menacing and manipulative Raul (Stephen Travers) launches Marjorie’s hellish day the moment he […]

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Audience Review: MELANCHOLY PLAY at Old Academy

Reviews January 27, 2017 at 9:15 am 0 comments

The poetry of MELANCHOLY PLAY is present even before the dialogue begins. The set is its own character, suggestive of deep water, and shifting moods. Although the shape never changes, it has a fluidity that allows that actors to slip in and out smoothly, temporarily containing them like liquid in […]

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Funny Business Abounds in UNNECESSARY FARCE at MCCC’s Kelsey Theatre Jan. 20-29

Press Releases January 27, 2017 at 9:32 am 0 comments

West Windsor, N.J. – What do two cops, three crooks, eight doors, and a kilt-wearing killer have in common? They’re the moving parts in UNNECESSARY FARCE to be presented by The Pennington Players at Mercer County Community College’s (MCCC’s) Kelsey Theatre this month. Seven actors deliver up the laughs Fridays, […]

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Barley Sheaf benefit show takes honest, humorous look at MOTHERHOOD

Press Releases January 13, 2017 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

The Barley Sheaf Players are proud to announce their 2017 benefit show: MOTHERHOOD OUT LOUD. The Barley Sheaf benefit show is an annual tradition, in which the Players produce a play in order to benefit a local charity or non-profit group. This year, Barley Sheaf has chosen to perform Motherhood […]

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Old Academy Players Presents Sarah Ruhl’s MELANCHOLY PLAY

Press Releases January 6, 2017 at 8:21 am 0 comments

MELANCHOLY PLAY is directed by Jane Jennings and produced by Carla Childs, Randy Shupp and Dale Mezzacapa. The show runs January 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, and 29, 2017. Sarah Ruhl has been bestowed many awards and honors, most recently the 2016 Steinberg Distinguished Playwright Award. The Steinberg […]

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South Camden Theatre Company Announces The Opening of WATER BY THE SPOONFUL by Quiara Alegría Hudes.

Press Releases January 6, 2017 at 8:12 am 0 comments

CAMDEN, N.J. — December 30, 2016 – South Camden Theatre Company, a nonprofit professional theatre organization located in Camden, New Jersey will present WATER BY THE SPOONFUL by Quiara Alegría Hudes, opening Friday, January 13 at 8:00 p.m and running through January 29th at 2:00 p.m. There are 9 performances. […]

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Ken Ludwig’s farce THE FOX ON THE FAIRWAY staged at BC Footlighters

Press Releases January 6, 2017 at 8:19 am 0 comments

A tribute to the tradition of great British farces, Ken Ludwig’s THE FOX ON THE FAIRWAY continues the 79th season at Burlington County Footlighters with performances from January 20 – February 4, 2017. Ludwig (Lend Me A Tenor, Moon Over Buffalo) has delivered another hilarious romp, this time pulling the […]

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Forge Theatre Announces: OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS

Press Releases January 6, 2017 at 8:31 am 0 comments

Forge Theatre, recently named Best Theatre in the Western burbs, continues its 55th Season with its January 2017 production of OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS, by Joe DiPietro. OVER THE RIVER AND THROUGH THE WOODS is a rollicking family comedy/drama with a lot of heart. At its core, […]

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Players Club of Swarthmore Presents ENTER LAUGHING

Press Releases January 6, 2017 at 8:15 am 0 comments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Players Club of Swarthmore Presents Enter Laughing Jan. 6-21 The Players Club of Swarthmore presents the comedy ENTER LAUGHING Jan. 6-21, for ten performances at 614 Fairview Ave. in Swarthmore. Directed by Paul Kerrigan, the show is perfect for the family and is a comical start to […]

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AUDIENCE REVIEW: Breezy and Fun ENTER LAUGHING at Players Club

Reviews January 13, 2017 at 5:27 pm 0 comments

Players Club of Swarthmore’s ENTER LAUGHING is a valentine to theater and those who love it. This show is a wonderful way to dive into another year of enjoying fine stage performances. When we first meet the characters, David Kolowitz (a commanding Mike Sokolowski) is holding down an uninspiring job […]

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SHAKESPEARE IN HOLLYWOOD, The Stagecrafters, 02/14/2017

Callboard January 1, 2017 at 10:47 pm 0 comments

Show: SHAKESPEARE IN HOLLYWOODTheater: The StagecraftersTheater Website: http://www.thestagecrafters.orgTheater Phone: (215) 247-8881 Start date of auditions: 02/14/2017 Open audition for SHAKESPEARE IN HOLLYWOOD, by Ken Ludwig, in which … Shakespeare’s famed characters, Oberon and Puck, find themselves by mistake on the set of the real 1934 production of Max Reinhardt’s ‘A […]

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THE LITTLE MERMAID, Steel River Playhouse, 02/17/2017

Callboard January 22, 2017 at 11:30 am 0 comments

Show: THE LITTLE MERMAIDTheater: Steel River PlayhouseTheater Website: http://www.steelriver.orgTheater Phone: (610) 970-1199 Start date of auditions: 02/17/2017 Steel River Playhouse announces open auditions for our May/June 2017 production of Disney’s The Little Mermaid. Initial Auditions are: Friday, February 17 from 6p to 10p (dance auditions will begin at 8:30) Saturday, […]

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MORNING’S AT SEVEN, OLD ACADEMY PLAYERS, 02/18/2017

Callboard February 7, 2017 at 6:58 am 0 comments

Show: MORNING’S AT SEVENTheater: OLD ACADEMY PLAYERSTheater Website: https://oldacademyplayers.org/Theater Phone: (215) 843-1109 Start date of auditions: 02/18/2017 CHANGE IN AUDITION DATE! AUDITIONS WILL BE HELD ON SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18 AT 11:00AM – NOT MARCH 4TH Auditions for MORNING’S AT SEVEN by Paul Osborn, will be held at the Old Academy […]

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CHILDREN OF EDEN – ADDITIONAL AUDITION, The Dramateurs, Inc. at the Barn Playhouse, 02/20/2017

Callboard February 16, 2017 at 4:48 pm 0 comments

Show: CHILDREN OF EDEN – ADDITIONAL AUDITIONTheater: The Dramateurs, Inc. at the Barn PlayhouseTheater Website: http://www.barnplayhouse.orgTheater Phone: (610) 539-2276 Start date of auditions: 02/20/2017 The Dramateurs, Inc. will hold an added audition for its June/July production of the Stephen Schwartz musical CHILDREN OF EDEN. Audition Date: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20 – […]

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