Nickelodeon Star Buddy Handleson Talks Making Stage Debut in AFTERLIFE: A GHOST STORYNickelodeon Star Buddy Handleson Talks Making Stage Debut in AFTERLIFE: A GHOST STORY
by BWW News Desk - Oct 13, 2017

Buddy Handleson, star of the Nickelodeon sitcoms, Bella and the Bulldogs and Wendell and Vinnie, sat down with veteran stage director Trace Oakley to talk about the transition from TV to stage. (more...)

Media Theatre Presents ALWAYS, PATSY CLINE
by BWW News Desk - May 24, 2017

'Always, Patsy Cline' is the hit show with songs made famous by the legendary country singer. It's on stage at The Media Theatre June 15 to July 2, starring Broadway's Jenny Lee Stern. Performaces are Thursday nights at 7:30pm, Friday and Saturday nights at 8pm, and Sundays at 3pm. (more...)

Brush Up on Your Physical Skills with MOVEMENT FOR ACTORS Book, Out Now
by BWW News Desk - Jan 12, 2017

With more than seventy thousand actors currently employed, there's more competition than ever. This is how an aspiring artist can get ahead! The book Movement for Actors, edited by Nicole Potter, Second Edition edited by Mary Fleischer and BarbAra Adrian, is now available. (more...)

Media Theatre's 2015 'Vocalist' Contest Kicks Off
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2015

Fox-TV Channel 29's super weather anchor, Sue Serio, has a knack for calling it like she sees it when it comes to The Media Theatre's 'Vocalist' contest. Having emceed the popular summer singing competition for several years, Serio opened the year's event once again. With her warm, welcoming spirit and terrific connection to the enthusiastic audience, Serio said the night's show was 'Astonishing'.  (more...)

Media Theatre's Vocalist Contest Names Top 15
by BWW News Desk - Aug 4, 2014

Pressure can be defined as 'the stress or urgency of matters demanding attention'. Nothing demanded more attention to 25 young singers Wednesday night July 30 more than 'The Vocalist' contest at The Media Theatre. They knew at the end of the night only 15 would return for the 'Vocalist' finals on August 6. (more...)

Photo Flash: Check out Week One of Media Theatre's VOCALIST Contest!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2014

The Vocalist competition started up Wednesday night July 9 at The Media Theatre, with a vibrant audience, a charming emcee, pleasant judges, and lots of aspiring young performers. Delaware County's premiere vocal contest is produced and organized by Media Music Theatre Company. (more...)

Sue Serio and Bill Vargus to Emcee Media Theatre's VOCALIST 2014
by BWW News Desk - Jul 1, 2014

The Media Theatre's summer singing contests "The Vocalist" (starting July 9) and its Junior counterpart (begins July 13) will have a popular husband and wife team emceeing the weekly event. FOX-TV's morning anchor Sue Serio returns for her fifth summer with "The Vocalist" and Bill Vargus returns to emcee the "Junior" version of the competition. Previously titled "Delco Idol", the contest will be sponsored by Iron Workers Bank of Media and Aston. (more...)

Media Music Theatre Company Announces Summer Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2014

The young actors and performers at Media Music Theatre Company will be involved in their favorite activity all summer long highlighting talents in Camp Media Theatre, Disney's classic "Cinderella", the legendary "Fiddler On The Roof", and the annual singing competition "The Vocalist". Several of them will also be featured in Roger Ricker's annual concert, titled "UP!" Tickets are available for all performances. (more...)

Local Films A MAN FULL OF TROUBLE, RECOVERY and More Set for 2014 Media Film Festival Today
by Movies News Desk - Apr 4, 2014

Exceptional local films along with others from as far away as Singapore, Italy and the United Kingdom will be shown as part of the Media Film Festival, today and tomorrow, April 4th and 5th. Now in its 7th year, the festival of short films has moved to the historic Media Theatre on State Street in downtown Media. (more...)

Local Films A MAN FULL OF TROUBLE, RECOVERY and More Set for 2014 Media Film Festival, 4/4-5
by Movies News Desk - Mar 12, 2014

Exceptional local films along with others from as far away as Singapore, Italy and the United Kingdom will be shown as part of the Media Film Festival, April 4th and 5th. Now in its 7th year, the festival of short films has moved to the historic Media Theatre on State Street in downtown Media. (more...)

SPAMALOT Features New Voices of God at Media Theatre thru 11/3
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2013

Monty Python's insanely funny musical 'SPAMALOT' based on their popular comedy classic flick 'Monty Python and the Holy Grail' continues at The Media Theatre through November 3. (more...)

Local Personalities to Be 'The Voice of God' in Media's SPAMALOT, 9/25-11/3
by BWW News Desk - Sep 24, 2013

John Cleese has done it. Bob Costas has done it. Oprah has not-yet, though she may want to. Now local celebrities and personalities are going to do it. And they will henceforth and forevermore be known as The Voice of God. At least in Delaware County, where Monty Python's 'Spamalot' is at The Media Theatre September 25 - November 3, 2013. (more...)

Local Personalities to Be 'The Voice of God' in Media's SPAMALOT, 9/25-11/3
by BWW News Desk - Sep 6, 2013

John Cleese has done it. Bob Costas has done it. Oprah has not-yet, though she may want to. Now local celebrities and personalities are going to do it. And they will henceforth and forevermore be known as The Voice of God. At least in Delaware County, where Monty Python's 'Spamalot' is at The Media Theatre September 25 - November 3, 2013. (more...)

The Media Theatre Presents THE VOCALIST CONTEST, 7/10-0Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2013

The Media Theatre's summer singing contests 'The Vocalist' and its Junior counterpart start up the week after July Fourth. Two warm and welcoming emcees will preside over the competition. FOX-TV's morning anchor Sue Serio returns for her fourth summer and local actress Micki Sharpe begins a new tradition as the emcee for its Junior portion. The contest was previously titled 'Delco Idol'. It will, for the third year, be sponsored by Iron Workers Bank of Media and Aston. (more...)

Video: Young Singers in 'The Vocalist' Follow Their Dreams at Media Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jul 14, 2013

For tickets to 'The Vocalist' on Wednesday nights through August 7 at The Media Theatre or 'The Vocalist Junior' on Sunday nights through August 11, call The Media Theatre at 610-891-0100 or visit mediatheatre.org (more...)

The Media Theatre Presents THE VOCALIST CONTEST, Now thru 8/7
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2013

The Media Theatre's summer singing contests 'The Vocalist' and its Junior counterpart start up the week after July Fourth. Two warm and welcoming emcees will preside over the competition. FOX-TV's morning anchor Sue Serio returns for her fourth summer and local actress Micki Sharpe begins a new tradition as the emcee for its Junior portion. The contest was previously titled 'Delco Idol'. It will, for the third year, be sponsored by Iron Workers Bank of Media and Aston. (more...)

The Media Theatre Presents THE VOCALIST CONTEST, 7/10-08/7
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2013

The Media Theatre's summer singing contests 'The Vocalist' and its Junior counterpart start up the week after July Fourth. Two warm and welcoming emcees will preside over the competition. FOX-TV's morning anchor Sue Serio returns for her fourth summer and local actress Micki Sharpe begins a new tradition as the emcee for its Junior portion. The contest was previously titled 'Delco Idol'. It will, for the third year, be sponsored by Iron Workers Bank of Media and Aston. (more...)

Andrea McArdle in MAME, JAGO and More Highlight Media Theatre's Spring 2013 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2013

Broadway's original 'Annie', the Tony nominated Andrea McArdle, is on the boards at The Media Theatre this spring in the classic Jerry Herman musical 'Mame' April 17-May 19. The show focuses on Auntie Mame, the eccentric socialite who finds out she must care for her young nephew, forever changing her-and his-outlook on life. Songs include 'Open A New Window', 'Bosom Buddies', and 'We Need A Little Christmas'. Comedienne Lea DeLaria portays Mame's best pal Vera in Director Jesse Cline's revival of the hit. (more...)

6th Annual Media Film Festival Takes Place This Weekend
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2013

A world of independent film comes to "Everybody's Hometown" as the 6th Annual Media Film Festival prepares to screen outstanding work by local, national and international filmmakers. The 2 day festival takes place Friday, April 5th and Saturday April 6th at the Media Borough Community Center, 3rd and Monroe Streets. Sponsored by the Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union, the Media Film Festival is a juried presentation of outstanding narrative, documentary, animated and experimental films. Admission is $10. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.mediafilmfestival.org. (more...)

Indie Films from Delaware County & Beyond Highlight 6th Annual Media Film Festival
by Movies News Desk - Mar 14, 2013

A world of independent film comes to 'Everybody's Hometown' as the 6th Annual Media Film Festival prepares to screen outstanding work by local, national and international filmmakers. (more...)

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