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Bucks County Playhouse

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Address: 70 S Main St, New Hope, PA 18938-1344
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+1 215-862-2121
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 17:00

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A great theater that harkens back to the day of "Let's put on a show!"

See a show — any show! Great theater with excellent views from every seat. We've seen a Christmas special, solo performers, musicals and recently "Clue", which was the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Scott_A_Drake
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

See a show — any show! Great theater with excellent views from every seat. We've seen a Christmas special, solo performers, musicals and recently "Clue", which was the funniest play we've seen in a decade. Charming (albeit small) lobby is compensated by an outdoor patio in the front and a seasonally open deck on the Delaware River in the back.... More 

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New Hope, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took my teenage girls to see Clue. Had a great time. No bad seat and the acting was superb. Great place to see a show with your family. The ticket prices are reasonable and New Hope is a nice town to walk around before or after the show.

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Thank maspaz4
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Every production we have seen here has been outstanding. There is not a bad seat in the house. We love the new deck which overlooks the river. It's a nice new addition.

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Thank Suzette C
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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176 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw a fantastic version of clue here. I like it because it really does seem like it's hard to get a bad seat. Nice theater layout and big open staging.

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Thank Joshua Y
Baltimore, Maryland
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872 reviews
581 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This old barn converted to a theater is really special, wonderful staff, beautiful on the inside as well as the view on the outside.

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Thank tammyBaltimore_Md
Naples, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great show and nice venue. Staff very considerate. Nice location. I would continue to go there for good entertainment.

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Thank dsklion
Morrisville, PA
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275 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Love this theatre and have seen many wonderful musicals, comedy nights, plays, etc. Just recently saw Triple Espresso, a vaudeville show, with 3 guys who are hilarious! Definitely worth seeing and if you miss this one, check out their upcoming shows. This historic theatre has a outdoor deck bar overlooking the Delaware, sometimes with live music. A great place to... More 

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Thank KaMar4486
Lambertville, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The playhouse has excellent plays, comedy shows and work shops. A very clean and nice theater. only negative are drinks are expensive

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Thank Daniel H
Bridgeton, New Jersey
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Saw a play here. Buyer and Cellar. Excellent show and performance. Very nice playhouse in the heart of New Hope.

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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

An historic theatre in New Hope, PA (Bucks County). Recently renovated, but with the same look and feel of days gone by. Some amazing TV and Stage stars have graced this very stage. Today it offers excellent performances by those well-known performers and up and coming stars.

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