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Performance of the Plaids

He’s been dressed in sequins, in his skivvies, and now musician/actor Nick Cearley is playing the part of Sparky in Plaid Tidings, a special holiday edition of Forever Plaid at the Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope through Dec. 28.


A lifetime of laughter

“There’s nothing like a live performance… I’ve always loved doing stand-up, and even after all these years, I still do.”  


Time to get down

Fresh off a show at the TLA, Northeast Philly-based band Foxtrot & The Get Down is on the rise. Vocalist/guitarist Colin Budny and drummer Ryan Fox graduated from Archbishop Ryan in 2010.


It’s the most wonderful time of the year

Broadway’s beloved Phantom of the Opera and Philly native Hugh Panaro will help celebrate the season with the Philly Pops. The annual tradition — The Philly Pops Christmas Spectacular — runs Dec. 5-20 in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center.


A dream come true

Mayfair native Sean Thompson has been performing as long as he can remember. Now, he’s landed a starring role in Les Misérables.   


Not your typical tale

Aymee Garcia, who will play stepsister Charlotte in the tour of ‘Cinderella,’ promises a modern, relevant and funny take of the classic fairytale. 


A magical performance

The Walnut Street Theatre continues its landmark season by putting its own spin on the enchanting family musical Mary Poppins, running through Jan. 4 on the WST Mainstage.


Satisfy your curiosity at the off-Broad Street Theater

Azuka Theatre begins its season with a mind-bending, time-traveling new work by Madeleine George.


A woman’s way

The theories of feminism — and anti-feminism — are a major focus of ‘Rapture, Blister, Burn.’ A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Drama last year, the play has been extended at the Wilma Theater. 


‘Mike and Molly’ star to appear at Keswick Theatre

“It only took me 25 years to become an overnight success,” said comic/actor Billy Gardell, set to appear at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside on Friday, Nov. 7, at 8 p.m.