Post Tagged with: "Newtown Arts Company"

INTO THE WOODS with the Newtown Arts Company

Around the Region April 24, 2012 at 11:10 am 0 comments

Once upon a time, in a land called Newtown, lived a cast of familiar characters who all had a fairy tale to tell. Just when you thought it would all end happily ever after, you realize the real story has just begun, forcing the Newtown Arts Company to go back […]

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THE PINK PANTHER STRIKES AGAIN: A “Who Dunnit” at Newtown Arts Company

Around the Region February 9, 2012 at 9:14 pm 4 comments

Bucks County’s Newtown Arts Company will celebrate its 30th anniversary season next year. A form inserted in the program asks people to select which of its 33 shows produced over the past three decades they would like to see repeated in 2013. There are some good show titles on that […]

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Newtown Arts Company’s SOUND OF MUSIC: Family Entertainment for the Holidays

Around the Region December 3, 2011 at 12:30 pm 0 comments

Opening night for THE SOUND OF MUSIC in Newtown, PA at the Newtown Theatre on State Street (historic district) for some reason reminded me of A WONDERFUL LIFE. Even before the show started it seemed like everyone in the audience knew everyone else and you could already feel their support […]

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OUR MISS BROOKS at Newtown Arts

Around the Region August 28, 2011 at 5:26 pm 0 comments

Newtown Arts Company’s latest production, OUR MISS BROOKS, opened Thursday August 25. OUR MISS BROOKS is based on the radio show starring Eve Arden in the title role which ran from 1948 to 1957, spawning a television series (130 episodes between 1952 and 1956), a movie, and several theatrical productions. […]

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A Classic Comes to Newtown Arts: HARVEY

Around the Region June 27, 2011 at 7:38 pm 0 comments

Apparently, many people have imaginary friends, or so we’ve been told. So, why should it be a surprise that Elwood P. Dowd has a friend only a few people can see, and then, only occasionally. Harvey is the friend. He is a 6-foot tall white rabbit, a “pooka” in whom […]

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Where Didn’t He Sleep? Newtown Arts Company’s GEORGE WASHINGTON SLEPT HERE

Around the Region February 11, 2011 at 6:02 pm 0 comments

Newtown Arts Company, in existence since 1983, kicked off their 2011 season with the Kaufman and Hart version of roughing it, GEORGE WASHINGTON SLEPT HERE.  The show only runs a week, from February 10 – 16th @ the Newtown Theatre, 120 North State Street, Newtown, PA.  This throw back theatre, […]

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DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY at Newtown Arts Company

Around the Region October 18, 2010 at 7:58 pm 0 comments

Newtown Arts Company opened its latest offering, DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY by Alberto Casella on October 14th. This is the story of a European family that is visited (quite literally) by Death, who wants to take a 3-day break from his duties and learn about humanity. He assumes a human […]

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Newtown Arts Company Rings the BELLES

Around the Region August 5, 2010 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

Newtown Arts Company’s latest offering, BELLES ON THEIR TOES, is the sequel to the more famous CHEAPER BY THE DOZEN. BELLES picks up shortly after the conclusion of the story line of DOZEN. Mrs. Gilbreth is about to go to Europe to deliver a series of speeches on motion study, […]

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