Northeast Times

 Articles by Rita Charleston

Nealon to headline at Helium

For anyone considering a career in show business, Kevin Nealon, about to take the stage at the Helium Comedy Club for five shows Aug. 14-16, has a word of warning: ”Careful what you wish for.“


Calamari Sisters cook up musical show at Riverside

Failed dishes and food fights are featured in this live ”broadcast” of a public access cable cooking show hosted by Delphine and Carmela Calamari.


‘Taxi’ actress headed to the Bucks County Playhouse

Her own life story could very well form the basis of a great theatrical piece.


Dick Gregory to perform at Rrazz Room in New Hope

Richard Claxton Gregory is having a very busy day.


A lifetime of performing

She took to the stage at the age of 5 and never looked back.


Tim Meadows takes the stage at Helium Comedy Club

One of the longest-running cast members of Saturday Night Live, comedian Tim Meadows crafted some of the series’ most memorable characters during his 10-year stint on the late night show.


Happy Together Tour comes to Keswick

In the beginning, he decided to name his group simply Gary and The Playboys. That’s because Gary Lewis, son of the comic and actor Jerry Lewis, didn’t want to ride on his father’s famous coattails.


‘Deana Sings Dino’ coming to New Hope

Born to Dean Martin, legendary singer/actor/comedian and member of the legendary Rat Pack, daughter Deana Martin said she always knew she wanted to be an entertainer.


Waters to appear in Philadelphia library author series

John Waters, the man known for giving us such quirky films as Hairspray, Pink Flamingos, Polyester and others, has done it again with the publication of his fourth book, Carsick: John Waters Hitchhikes Across America.


‘Chapter Two’ coming to Bucks County Playhouse

She starred in the film and was married to the author of Chapter Two for 10 years.