Art & Theater

Annual Bluegrass Festival Welcomes Beppe Gambetta

Annual Bluegrass Festival Welcomes Beppe Gambetta

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 […]

Photo of the Week: Peace Valley Park

Photo of the Week: Peace Valley Park

Submitted by Doris Rafaeli on 7/22/2014

Happening Artist Spotlight: Eric Mintel of the Eric Mintel Quartet

Happening Artist Spotlight: Eric Mintel of the Eric Mintel Quartet

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 […]

Happening Artist Spotlight: Jazz Singer Keli J Vale

Happening Artist Spotlight: Jazz Singer Keli J Vale

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 […]

Photo of the Week: Flight of an Egret at Peace Valley Park

Photo of the Week: Flight of an Egret at Peace Valley Park

 Captured by local attorney & photographer Michael Brooks.

Happening Kids: How Dance and Theatre Class has Kept Spirits Up

Happening Kids: How Dance and Theatre Class has Kept Spirits Up

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 […]

Photo Fun: Doylestown Art Days

Photo Fun: Doylestown Art Days

Doylestown Art Days captured by local photographer Michael Brooks

Video of the Week: Fonthill Castle by Drone

Video of the Week: Fonthill Castle by Drone

Captured by Thomas E. Brunt

“Girl Meets World’s” breakthrough star Sabrina Carpenter

“Girl Meets World’s” breakthrough star Sabrina Carpenter

By Gerry Strauss After placing third in a singing contest run by the Miley Cyrus website, young Sabrina Carpenter’s career was kicked into high gear. This Quakertown native has appeared on hit shows like Law & Order: SVU, The Goodwin Games, & and even records songs for Radio Disney. But that is just the beginning. Sabrina was recently […]

Photo by Michael Brooks

Happy Memorial Day: Red, White and Blue Skies in Bucks

Red, White and Blue Skies over Old Glory suspended from the Raven Rock Bridge, in Lumberville, Bucks County. Captured by local attorney & photographer Michael Brooks.  

Photo of the Week: Reflections at Fonthill Castle

Photo of the Week: Reflections at Fonthill Castle

Photo Recap: Doylestown Memorial Day Weekend

Photo Recap: Doylestown Memorial Day Weekend

Doylestown celebrates Memorial Day Weekend, captured by local photographer Michael Brooks on May 24, 2014.

Photos of the Week: 9/11 Memorial in Bucks

Photos of the Week: 9/11 Memorial in Bucks

May Flowers: Daffodils with Bonnie Ryan

May Flowers: Daffodils with Bonnie Ryan

 

The Paul Evans installation at James A. Michener Art Museum.

4 Local Art Exhibits Worth a Look

We’re surrounded by talented artists in Bucks County. Here are four local art exhibits going on right now in Bucks that are well-worth a visit: The metalwork of artist Paul Evans is on display through June 1 at the James A. Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, PA.  Using his welding, metallurgy, and jewelry design skills, […]