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Virtual Theatre This Week: June 28- July 4, 2021- with Josh Gad, Jenn Colella, and Mo Photo Virtual Theatre This Week: June 28- July 4, 2021- with Josh Gad, Jenn Colella, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 28, 2021

This week (June 28- July 4) in live streaming: Emma Kingston and Josh Gad visit Backstage Live, Tovah Feldshuh in Becoming Dr. Ruth, a Jenn Colella Masterclass, and so much more!

Francis Ford Coppola, Yo-Yo Ma, Jenny Slate, Derek Waters, Terry Gross Join Lineup Fo Photo Francis Ford Coppola, Yo-Yo Ma, Jenny Slate, Derek Waters, Terry Gross Join Lineup For On Air Fest 2021
by Stephi Wild - Apr 4, 2021

Francis Ford Coppola, Yo-Yo Ma, Jenny Slate, Mona Chalabi, Drunk History's Derek Waters, Louder Than A Riot's Sidney Madden and Rodney Carmichael, and Ophira Eisenberg have joined the lineup for On Air Fest 2021.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 1- with Matt Doyle, John Kander, and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, April 1- with Matt Doyle, John Kander, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 1, 2021

Today (April 1) in live streaming: it's Game Night on Stars in the House, Matt Doyle visits Backstage Live and more!

FUNNY ON PURPOSE April Fools' Comedy Show Announced Photo FUNNY ON PURPOSE April Fools' Comedy Show Announced
by Alexa Criscitiello - Mar 30, 2021

This hilarious recurring virtual comedy gameshow is hosted by J. Keith van Straaten, and features two teams of very funny people playing games like Any Word But the Word, Quick Draw, Whose Truths, and Scramble.

Ladies Of Laughter Seeks Funny Women in National Comedy Contest Photo Ladies Of Laughter Seeks Funny Women in National Comedy Contest
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 1, 2021

Comedy producers are searching for America's funniest women in stand-up comedy, storytelling, and video shorts to take part in the Ladies of Laughter national comedy contest for cash prizes, comedy bookings, and the 2021 Ladies of Laughter titles.

Producing Artistic Director of Raleigh Theatre Joins Bucks County Playhouse's Virtual Photo Producing Artistic Director of Raleigh Theatre Joins Bucks County Playhouse's Virtual Show
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2021

Producing Artistic Director of North Carolina Theatre and former resident director for the Broadway, Touring and Las Vegas productions of “Mamma Mia!”, Raleigh's Eric Woodall, will be a featured storyteller in Bucks County Playhouse's “Word of Mouth” live stream, that debuts, Sunday, February 28 at 7 pm. 

Jackie Hoffman Joins Bucks County Playhouse WORD OF MOUTH Virtual Storytelling Show Photo Jackie Hoffman Joins Bucks County Playhouse WORD OF MOUTH Virtual Storytelling Show
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 18, 2021

This month's edition of “Word of Mouth” will also feature storytellers Eric Woodall and Eric Rutherford, and is hosted by NPR's Ophira Eisenberg and renowned storyteller, Michaela Murphy, Bucks County Playhouse's Director of Education. 

NPR's Ophira Eisenberg Hosts Bucks County Playhouse WORD OF MOUTH Storytelling Show Photo NPR's Ophira Eisenberg Hosts Bucks County Playhouse WORD OF MOUTH Storytelling Show
by Alexa Criscitiello - Feb 4, 2021

Bucks County Playhouse moves its popular story-telling series, “Word of Mouth,” to the cultural arts platform Stellar (StellarTickets.com). Its first edition, “Word of Mouth: Fast Forward” will live stream on February 28 at 7pm, with replays on demand.

Jim Norton, Ophira Eisenberg, Christian Finnegan and More to Appear on KEITH AND THE  Photo Jim Norton, Ophira Eisenberg, Christian Finnegan and More to Appear on KEITH AND THE GIRL'S 24-Hour Comedy Marathon
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 20, 2021

Legendary Queens-based podcasting duo Keith and The Girl will be holding their annual 24-hour comedy marathon beginning Saturday, January 30 @ 3pm EST, as more than 50 of their fans’ favorite guests will make appearances to celebrate their 16th year of podcasting.

Kate Baldwin & More Join THE SUPER-HAPPY-FUN-NOTHING-IS-WRONG-EVERYTHING-WILL-BE-OKAY Photo Kate Baldwin & More Join THE SUPER-HAPPY-FUN-NOTHING-IS-WRONG-EVERYTHING-WILL-BE-OKAY Holiday Spectacular!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 14, 2020

Don't miss this HYSTERICAL variety show, inspired by classic 1960s era holiday specials! Erin and Jim's Super-Happy-Fun-Nothing-is-Wrong-Everything-Will-Be-Okay Holiday Spectacular will stream live Sunday December 20, 2020 at 7PM EST.

Julie Halston Joins Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE! Photo Julie Halston Joins Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 9, 2020

Bucks County Playhouse will present its popular story-telling series, “Word of Mouth,” this Sunday, December 13 at 7pm, hosted by renowned storyteller, Michaela Murphy, Bucks County Playhouse’s Director of Education.

Scary Mommy And Huggies Partner To Launch New Hulu Series UP EARLY TONIGHT Photo Scary Mommy And Huggies Partner To Launch New Hulu Series UP EARLY TONIGHT
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 3, 2020

Scary Mommy, the number one media and entertainment brand for moms in the U.S., together with partner, Huggies®, has created a new comedy series titled 'Up Early Tonight', a late-night talk show for moms, by moms.

Padma Lakshmi Honored Tonight at The Moth's Virtual Gala LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING A Photo Padma Lakshmi Honored Tonight at The Moth's Virtual Gala LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2020

The Moth's gala, LIFT OFF: STORIES OF GOING ABOVE AND BEYOND will be taking place tonight November 17th at 7:30 PM EST. This one-night-only virtual celebration will honor Emmy-nominated food expert and beloved Moth storyteller Padma Lakshmi.

Debra Messing Joins LUCILLE BALL COMEDY FESTIVAL Lineup Photo Debra Messing Joins LUCILLE BALL COMEDY FESTIVAL Lineup
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 27, 2020

The National Comedy Center, the nation’s official non-profit cultural institution dedicated to comedy – recently named the “Best New Museum” in the country by USA Today – has added a program with Emmy Award-winning actress Debra Messing to its lineup for the final week of its Lucille Ball Virtual Comedy Festival.

Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins Line-Up for the National Comedy Center's Lucille Ball Comedy Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins Line-Up for the National Comedy Center's Lucille Ball Comedy Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Aug 12, 2020

The National Comedy Center, the nationa??s official cultural institution dedicated to comedy is presenting its acclaimed Lucille Ball Comedy Festival virtually this year, featuring conversations with a diverse lineup of artists, starting Friday, August 14, 2020 and streaming over three weekends throughout August.

VIDEO: Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE! Returns August 9 Photo VIDEO: Bucks County Playhouse's WORD OF MOUTH LIVE! Returns August 9
by Stephi Wild - Aug 5, 2020

Bucks County Playhouse's Word of Mouth Live!, an online storytelling series, returns this Sunday, August 9 at 7pm with an all-new show featuring Chris Daniel, Drew Prochaska, and Bethany Van Delft.

Jersey City Comedy Festival Brings Laughs Online Photo Jersey City Comedy Festival Brings Laughs Online
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2020

Art House Productions has announced the Virtual Jersey City Comedy Festival (JCCF) which will take place next month, August 12th-15th. JCCF will be held entirely on Zoom with over 65 performers from across the country.

Michael Smerconish's First TV Special Taped at Bucks County Playhouse to Air on CNN Photo Michael Smerconish's First TV Special Taped at Bucks County Playhouse to Air on CNN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 9, 2020

Michael Smerconish will have his first-ever television special aired for one hour on CNN this Saturday July 11 at 10 p.m. 'Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Talking' was taped live on May 19, 2020 at the historic Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, Pennsylvania.

Bucks County Playhouse Launches Courtyard Cabarets Photo Bucks County Playhouse Launches Courtyard Cabarets
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 6, 2020

Bucks County Playhouse recently launched new outdoor Courtyard Cabarets a?' featuring a variety of young talented artists who have previously appeared at the Playhouse. The 30-minute shows, which are free of charge, will be held every Saturday and Sunday through the summer at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.

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by Stephi Wild - Jul 5, 2020

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