On Stage: Brigadoon makes a rare local visit

By Denny Dyroff, Entertainment Editor, The Times “Brigadoon” is a well-loved Broadway musical that had its debut on the Great White Way in March 1947 at the Ziegfeld Theatre, where it ran for 581 performances. Songs from the musical, such as “Almost Like Being in Love,” have become standards. Bur, “Brigadoon” is a show that is relatively unfamiliar to the last few generations of theater...

On Stage: ‘Boeing, Boeing’ hits Candlelight stage

By Denny Dyroff, Entertainment Editor, The Times The Candlelight Theatre (2208 Millers Road, Arden, Delaware, 302- 475-2313, www.candlelighttheatredelaware.org) is always a great place to enjoy an evening of top-flight musical theater entertainment along with a tasty buffet dinner. Each year, the comfortable theater, which is located a few miles south of Concordville, has an annual schedule that...

On Stage: Steel Magnolias at Candlelight

Plus, acts that stretch musical boundaries at local venues By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Hannah Parke stars in a new production of Steel Magnolias at The Candlelight Theater in Arden, Del. It may be hard to imagine having a good time by watching a story with a tragic ending — unless you have heavy sado-masochistic tendencies. But, just such a situation exists for all those who...

On Stage: Dar Williams at Bryn Mawr

Run River North and ‘Always Patsy Cline’ highlight weekend performances By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Singer-Songwriter Dar Williams performs July 27 at the Bryn Mawr Gazebo as part of the Bryn Mawr Twilight Concerts. Dar Williams, who will be performing at 7 p.m. on July 27 at the Bryn Mawr Gazebo as part of the Bryn Mawr Twilight Concerts series (9 South Bryn Mawr Avenue,...