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THE DROWSY CHAPERONE, The Barley Sheaf Players, 03/03/2017-03/25/2017

Marquee December 6, 2016 at 12:03 pm 0 comments

Show: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Theater: The Barley Sheaf Players Theater Website: Show runs: 03/03/2017 to 03/25/2017 What’s more fun than a musical? How about a musical about a musical? What’s more fun than a wedding? How about three? And what’s more fun than 1920s prohibition? Well, that’s easy! Spit […]

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Catch HAY FEVER at The Barley Sheaf Players

Press Releases September 14, 2016 at 7:48 am 0 comments

The Barley Sheaf Players of Lionville cordially invite you to attend the opening production of their 2016-2017 season: HAY FEVER by Noel Coward. This comedy mixes the best of farce with a British comedy of manners, with hilarious results! The setting is 1920s England. The four members of the Bliss […]

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LEADING LADIES at Barley Sheaf is Anything But a Drag!

Press Releases May 30, 2016 at 8:13 am 0 comments

by Doug Schultz How far would you be willing to go for a million dollars? Would you be willing to dress as a member of the opposite sex and try to convince a dying woman that you are her long-lost relatives? Leo and Jack, two struggling Shakespearean actors, find that […]

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LUCY: Barley Sheaf Explores Autism…Disorder or Evolution?

Press Releases April 11, 2016 at 10:28 pm 0 comments

April is National Autism Awareness Month, so it’s appropriate that the Barley Sheaf Players’ spring drama LUCY will open on April 22. The play tells the story of 13 year-old Lucy, who has been diagnosed with autism. For years, she has been cared for by her nurturing father, but due […]

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Barley Sheaf Players Stage a Benefit for a Friend: The True Meaning of “Community” Theater

Press Releases January 1, 2016 at 8:39 am 0 comments

By Doug Schultz Every year, the Barley Sheaf Players stage a benefit show in January to support a local charity or organization that provides services to people who need them. This year, it’s personal. This year, the Barley Sheaf community is coming together to honor the life of one of […]

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INSPECTING CAROL: Barley Sheaf’s Holiday Show is a Family Affair

Press Releases November 19, 2015 at 9:52 pm 0 comments

by Doug Schultz The Barley Sheaf Players would like to welcome you to start the holiday season with family, laughs, and a new twist on the classic story of A Christmas Carol with their 2015 holiday show, INSPECTING CAROL by Daniel Sullivan. The story focuses on a small theater company […]

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Mental Illness at the Center of Barley Sheaf Players’ Fall Drama, PROOF

Press Releases October 17, 2015 at 8:53 am 0 comments

Is Catherine brilliant, like her mathematician father, or worse, is she crazy? And how much proof do you need to convince you? This is the central question facing the characters in David Auburn’s play, PROOF, opening October 30 at the Barley Sheaf Players. It is also the question that the […]

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The Barley Sheaf Players present Jason Robert Brown’s THE LAST FIVE YEARS

Press Releases September 6, 2015 at 1:22 pm 0 comments

The Barley Sheaf Players are set to open their 2015-16 season with THE LAST FIVE YEARS, a modern musical depicting the relationship of two 20-somethings: Cathy, an aspiring actress, and Jamie, a successful writer. The show has an unusual and intriguing format: Both characters tell the story of their relationship, […]

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TITANIC: THE MUSICAL to Set Sail at Barley Sheaf

Press Releases March 4, 2015 at 5:00 pm 0 comments

The Barley Sheaf Players welcome you to second half of our 2014-2015 season as we sail the open seas with TITANIC: THE MUSICAL, the Tony award-winning musical drama about the ill-fated ship’s maiden voyage. TITANIC features an ensemble cast of 40 actors, who portray the passengers and crew members who […]

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The cast of ACCOMPLICE at Barley Sheaf Players.

ACCOMPLICE at Barley Sheaf: Hint…The Butler Didn’t Do It

Around the Region October 27, 2014 at 8:58 pm 0 comments

Loving a good mystery and taking pride in figuring things out rather quickly, ACCOMPLICE had me leaving the theater pondering well after curtain call. The ingenious plot shifts in so many directions, you’ll feel like you’re on a tilt-a-whirl. The production of ACCOMPLICE, brilliantly played by The Barley Sheaf Players […]

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Michael Tarringer, Julia Liebhart in a scene from CALIFORNIA SUITE at Barley Sheaf Players. (Photo credit: Andrea Grinwis)

CALIFORNIA SUITE at Barley Sheaf: Quadruple the Comedy

Around the Region September 10, 2014 at 7:36 pm 0 comments

Four short plays make up Neil Simons CALIFORNIA SUITE, which we were treated to at The Barley Sheaf Players on Friday evening. Groups of talented actors play various couples passing through a Beverly Hills Hotel suite. Each scene brought different styles and creativity of the characters involved. The play is […]

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Opening Weekend: A “SUITE” Deal at Barley Sheaf Players!

STAGE$avings! September 3, 2014 at 12:22 pm 0 comments

Use the Coupon Code “SuiteDeal” to receive $3 off up to two Adult tickets for Opening Weekend, September 5th or 6th of CALIFORNIA SUITE. Valid only for advance reservations through our on-line ticketing system. Not valid for walk-ins. Theater/Organization The Barley Sheaf Players Theater/Organization Website: Theater/Organization Address: 810 N […]

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FAT PIG Closing Weekend Discount

STAGE$avings! May 8, 2014 at 8:58 am 0 comments

Don’t miss Barley Sheaf’s Production of Fat Pig. Use the coupon code “save5” when reserving tickets through our website to recieve $5 off all tickets. Theater/Organization The Barlay Sheaf Players Theater/Organization Website: Theater/Organization Address: 810N Whitford Rd Lionville, Pennsylvania 19353 (Map It) Theater/Organization Phone:

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Allison Greet and Jeremy Wheeler in a scene from I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE at Barley Sheaf Players. (Photo credit: Brian Miller / Chorus Photography)

Barley Sheaf’s PERFECT, NOW CHANGE: Loved It, ‘Twas Perfect, Change Nothing!

Around the Region June 2, 2013 at 1:08 pm 0 comments

Did you know that I LOVE YOU, YOU’RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE is the second longest running off-Broadway show? (The first? THE FANTASTICKS… I like to know these things.) Did you know that “off-Broadway” by definition encompasses seating from 100-499?  (Ditto) Did you know that PERFECT, NOW CHANGE is now playing […]

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“Curtain Up!” Podcast Episode 4: May 31, 2013

Podcasts May 26, 2013 at 4:53 pm 0 comments

Check out the latest episode of the “Curtain Up!” podcast. Lot’s of shows opening this coming weekend! Don’t forget you can now subscribe to “Curtain Up!” podcast on Apple iTunes. Click here to subscribe. From other podcast programs you can follow it by subscribing to the feed,

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Sherry Snyder (Mrs. Chumley) and Morgan Reinbold (Elwood) in a scene from HARVEY running at Barley Sheaf Players in Lionville, PA.

The World’s Best Known Imaginary Friend Hits the Barley Sheaf Stage

Around the Region June 20, 2012 at 7:04 pm 0 comments

Mary Chase’s HARVEY continues at the Lionville theatre until June 23rd.   Chase was a reporter in Colorado—and mother of three boys—when she penned HARVEY.    It took her two years, working at night, to complete her comedy, which she started in the hopes of making a grieving neighbor laugh.    HARVEY made […]

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Jason Blanski, Nick Glassmyer, Ben Chadwell, James Barnett, Bob McCormick, and Doug Schultz in SPRING AWAKENING, running through September 29, 2012 at Barley Sheaf Players in Lionville, PA. (Photo by Brian Miller, Chorus Photography)

Barley Sheaf Mounts Area Community Theatre Premiere of SPRING AWAKENING

Around the Region September 11, 2012 at 7:42 pm 0 comments

Friday evening was the opening of Barley Sheaf Players’ SPRING AWAKENING a rock musical directed by Rose-Marie Abi–Richa and musical director Janine Herd.  This 2007 Broadway smash hit is new to the community theatre scene, a bold move for Barley Sheaf to be the first in the area to introduce […]

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A scene from Barley Sheaf Players' GREY GARDENS, running in Lionville, PA through March 31.

Barley Sheaf Tells Interesting Story with GREY GARDENS

Around the Region March 20, 2012 at 8:47 pm 0 comments

Anyone over the age of 40 may remember the story of “Big Edie” and “Little Edie” Beale, the aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. The story was first sensationalized in a National Enquirer article in the early 70’s, and the story was picked up by New York Magazine some […]

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The cast of VITAL SIGNS: (l. to r.) Karen Lammey, Rose-Marie Abi-Richa, Elizabeth Wheeler, Lindsay Franklin, Emma Harbert, Christine Kozsuch, Nora Holler, Sherry Snyder, Maria Jarrell, Cindy Schneider, Christine Robinson, Katie Farnum, and Bonnie Schuman.  (Madeline Bender not pictured.)

The Dark Side of Women in VITAL SIGNS at Barley Sheaf

Around the Region January 23, 2012 at 9:57 am 3 comments

Please don’t let the word “dark” put you off from seeing this series of 28 very short monologues presented by 14 extremely talented women who love to act, seem so comfortable onstage and it shows! There is no connection between the episodic events they’re portraying and I would be remiss […]

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The cast of A PIECE OF MY HEART: (l. to r.) Melissa Shaner (Whitney), Laurie Burke (Sissy), Kevin Robinson (All the American Men), Andrea Grinwis (Leeann); (first row, left to right) Tia Allen (Steele), Bonnie Schuman (Martha), Aimee Kerr (Mary Jo). The Barley Sheaf Players production runs in Lionville, PA through November 12.

A PIECE OF MY HEART is Reminder of Our Youth

Around the Region October 31, 2011 at 9:45 pm 0 comments

Barley Sheaf Players recently opened their latest offering, A PIECE OF MY HEART by Shirley Lauro. This production follows 6 women (actually the stories of 26 women, recounted in a book by Keith Walker) as they go to Vietnam, their experiences there and what happened when they returned to the […]

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