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Bucks County Playhouse

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Address: 70 South Main Street, New Hope, PA 18938
Phone Number: 215 862-2121
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12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Fun and small

We saw a great show and were comfortable. The talent was exceptional and the staff went out of their way to be friendly and helpful.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Richmond, Virginia
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Richmond, Virginia
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We saw a great show and were comfortable. The talent was exceptional and the staff went out of their way to be friendly and helpful.

Thank yesreally
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently moved to New Hope and have seen 3 wonderful shows there. One was with my grandson for "Aladdin" - one was with a visiting friend "Putnam County Spelling Bee" which we completely had a fun fun time. Our first was "National Pastime" which was great! The Cafe before the show was delightful. I just wish it were open... More 

Thank Marjorie A
Ringoes, New Jersey
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257 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

We went here for the first time last night and had a nice time. The venue is small so seats don't matter. The show was great and of course New Hope is wonderful so if you see something that looks interesting, don't hesitate to buy tickets and go!

Thank teena1014
Brooklyn, New York
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468 reviews
194 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Really stunning venue for a small theater. There is seating around back right along the river which is beautiful. Getting drinks here is wonderful. The New Hope waterfall is right next to the playhouse and there is some seating outside nearby so you can grab a drink and take in the waterfall. The theater is small so all the seats... More 

Thank Jvalliant
Delran, New Jersey
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148 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

We made a trip to the area for my husband's birthday recently and saw The Rat Pack. This show saw the front of the theater filled with a club like setting. I certainly understand why given the nature of the show, but many of the people immediately began to complain that they couldn't see from their seats, even before the... More 

Thank cherylpd1
New Hope, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Since the Bucks County Play house has been renovated it has become a great place to see a play. We have season tickets and every play has been done extremely well. We are looking for to the last play in our series of tickets in December and have already renewed for next year.

Thank Gina I
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

We went to go and see 'The 25th Annual Putnam County Spellng Bee' in September. What a very sweet venue. Intermission is spent outside on a veranda overlooking the river. The seats are very comfortable and the staff is very, very welcoming. The quality of the production was undeniably top shelf! Can't wait to go back again very soon.

Thank John M
New Hope, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

They have had some great shows, music and theater. The staff is friendly and it bring back an old time theater feel.

1 Thank almNewHope_PA
New Hope, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

We go to Rocky Horror every year for a long time. Bucks County Playhouse is the best place to go for this cult classic (having tried other areas like Brooklyn). We choose to go at midnight...The people are genuine and not afraid to be who they are...in all there glory - the energy is fantastic.

1 Thank Donna D
Tabernacle, NJ
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

First visit to Bucks County Playhouse. Small venue, so there is not a bad seat in the house. Nice setting on the Delaware river, with a patio overlooking the water.

Thank Cathy H

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