Kelli is excited to share her passion about theatre with BroadwayWorld.com. Kelli saw her first Broadway show when she was twelve, A CHORUS LINE, and from that moment on, her passion for theatre began. Kelli is trained in voice and piano, and holds a Masterís degree in American Studies. Besides writing, Kelli spends her free time reading, blogging and seeing as many shows as possible. Kelli looks forward to sharing her experiences as she immerses herself in the theater and arts of Northeastern Pennsylvania.
BWW Interviews: JD Triolo of Bucks County Playhouse's MAME
May 17, 2013
MAME, starring Andrea McArdle as Mame and Lea DeLaria as Vera Charles, will begin May 23, 2013 at Bucks County Playhouse. We had a chance to sit down with JD Triolo who plays young Patrick in the show.
BWW Reviews: Act II Playhouse's LEND ME A TENOR is a Spirited Theatrical Event
May 14, 2013
LEND ME A TENOR is the latest play at Act II Playhouse, and this show hits all the right notes. Ken Ludwig's LEND ME A TENOR received nine Tony nominations when it opened on Broadway in 1989, and three Tony nominations for its revival in 2010. The play is a classic farce with doors slamming, storylines getting inter-tangled, and gags. The night is an evening full of laughter and entertainment and Act II Playhouse's production of this show does not disappoint.
BWW Interviews: Lea DeLaria Discusses MAME and Her Love of the Stage
May 13, 2013
The Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, Pennsylvania will begin their season with MAME starting May 23, 2013. The show will star Andrea McArdle in the role of Mame and Lea DeLaria as Vera Charles. DeLaria is a multi-talented performer, she is known as a comedian, jazz musician, actress and author. On stage, DeLaria is best known for her role as Hildy Esterhazy in ON THE TOWN in which she was nominated for a Drama Desk Award, and won a Theatre World Award.
BWW Interviews: Jeffrey Coon Discusses His Cabaret and LEND ME A TENOR at Act II Playhouse
May 6, 2013
Act II Playhouse in Ambler, Pennsylvania is producing LEND ME A TENOR, which begins on May 7 and runs through June 8, 2013. Jeffrey Coon is part of this talented cast and he will also be performing in his own cabaret, " Some Songs and Silly Stories: An Alliterative Adventure" on May 21, 2013.
BWW Reviews: PA Playhouse's COMPANY - A Smashing Success
April 14, 2013
Stephen Sondheim's COMPANY is considered one of the more challenging musicals for the cast, crew and orchestra, but if it is done well it provides for an enjoyable evening of theatrical entertainment. Pennsylvania Playhouse produces a successful show with their production of COMPANY.
BWW Reviews: ASSASSIN Emotionally Tackles Audiences at Act II Playhouse
February 25, 2013
ASSASSIN is a play that speaks to a culture in which people revere professional football players. It also addresses the brutality the game inspires in its players and fans. ASSASSIN is a fictional play, which is inspired by true events that occurred in 1978.
BWW Interviews: Andrea McArdle and Adriane Lenox Discuss THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES
February 12, 2013
Bucks County Playhouse announced earlier this year that they would be presenting THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES with a star-studded cast. The cast includes Andrea McArdle, Adriane Lenox, Olivia Oguma and Zuzanna Szadkowski. In addition, Karen Lynn Carpenter directs the show. These multi-talented artists bring a variety of talent to the show.
BWW Reviews: BOEING, BOEING Flies into Pennsylvania Playhouse
January 23, 2013
The latest play to grace the stage at Pennsylvania Playhouse is Marc Camoletti's comedy BOEING, BOEING. This classic farce, written by French playwright Marc Camoletti, was translated into English by Beverley Cross and Francis Evans. Mark Breiner directs this comedy and the result is a show full of hilarity and lighthearted entertainment.
BWW Reviews: Bucks County Playhouse's IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY
December 22, 2012
IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY is the perfect show for the holiday season. The show is inspired by the 1946 Frank Capra film IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE. IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY was written by Joe Landry. Gordon Greenberg directs this holiday play, and Lorin Latarro choreographs the show. This play transports its audience back to the 1940s where a live radio broadcast is being performed in front of a live studio audience. The show is complete with the cast performing their own sound effects as well as responsible for their own musical accompaniment. Also, to capture the nostalgia of by gone eras there are ads from the radio's sponsors. The cast at Bucks County Playhouse successfully takes its audience back to 1946, and provides exquisite entertainment.