Art & Theater
The Doylestown Arts Festival is in it’s 23rd year and is being touted as the biggest weekend in Bucks County. Held on Saturday and Sunday, September 13th and 14th this year, the weekend is filled with the festival, jury picked artists’ work on display, and a pro-cycling tournament. The festival itself, which gets bigger and better […]
The Newtown Chamber Orchestra will kick off a new Sunday afternoon concert series in Washington Crossing Historic Park. The orchestra will perform on Sept. 14 at 2 p.m. in the park’s Visitor Center auditorium. Tickets range from $25 to $45 and are available at the Visitor Center, located near the intersection of River Road and […]
Life is a cabaret for Plumstead Township native Karen Gross. Now splitting her time between Philadelphia and New York City this Central Bucks East High School graduate has been writing songs since she was a teenager, “When I was in high school at C.B. East, I recorded my first demo cassette tape of original songs […]
“Somewhere Near Doylestown”by Doris Rafaeli.
Our neck of the woods has long been revered as a place that is bursting with artistic talent. This summer a new art initiative has been put in place that features great American art as part of what is being called “the largest outdoor art show ever conceived”. The movement is called “Art Everywhere US” […]
Captured by Doris Rafaeli
The annual Bucks County Bluegrass Festival will have an international flare to it with Italian born acoustic guitar flatpicker and singer Beppe Gambetta headlining. The Friday September 5th and Saturday 6th Bluegrass Festival will also include the HogMaw, from York, Pennsylvania who are festival favorites and will close both nights on the picturesque pastures of […]
Submitted by Doris Rafaeli on 7/22/2014
Eric Mintel grew up in Upper Black Eddy and that is where his love of music began. “We didn’t have much but we had a piano” says Mintel, who now lives in Yardley and enjoys a thriving music career in and around this area with his partners of 8 years, Nelson Hill on alto sax, Dave […]
Every night of the week, and sometimes early afternoon and evenings, beautiful live music can be heard around Bucks County. Keli J. Vale, who grew up in Philly and now calls the Northeast near Bensalem home, is one of the local musicians that makes that happen. We talked to Ms. Vale about her music, recent CD […]
Captured by local attorney & photographer Michael Brooks.
As the school year comes to a close it’s not just all about books and final papers. The Theatre Arts Center in Doylestown ended the year, as always, with their recital at the Bristol Riverside Theatre. The recital gives students and parents a time to celebrate all the toe tapping, and line memorizing they have […]
Doylestown Art Days captured by local photographer Michael Brooks