Allie-Oops! A Musical Jamboree for Kids

2018-01-04T12:04:48+00:00

Grab the kids and head to Ambler on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 11am. Accompanying herself on guitar, Allie will sing your favorite kid and family friendly songs, as well as some of her light-hearted, kid-inspired originals. An affordable treat for the family!

Allie-Oops! A Musical Jamboree for Kids 2018-01-04T12:04:48+00:00

Act II Playhouse presents A Few of Our Favorite Things, with Tony Braithwaite and Jennifer Childs

2017-12-28T11:37:11+00:00

Act II Playhouse presents A Few of Our Favorite Things, anew show from Philly's favorite comedy couple, Tony Braithwaite & Jen Childs, on stage in Ambler from Jan. 9-28, 2018. A glorious grab bag of sketches and songs, A Few of Our Favorite Things isa co-production with Philadelphia's 1812 Productions. Mary Carpenter is the director, and Owen Robbins joins the [...]

Act II Playhouse presents A Few of Our Favorite Things, with Tony Braithwaite and Jennifer Childs 2017-12-28T11:37:11+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents Bad Dates

2017-11-30T11:04:19+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents the comedy Bad Dates by Theresa Rebeck, on stage Dec. 12-31. Haley Walker (Karen Peakes) is a gorgeous single mom who runs the city's hottest restaurant. But can she survive dating in New York? Bad Dates is directed by Alaina Di Monaco, who recently helmed another one-woman show, 2.5 Minute Ride, at Theatre Horizon [...]

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents Bad Dates 2017-11-30T11:04:19+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents the comedy Red Herring

2017-10-03T07:50:09+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents the comedy Red Herring by Philadelphia playwright Michael Hollinger, on stage for four weeks only, Oct. 24-Nov. 19. Three love stories ... plus a murder mystery and nuclear espionage plot. Red Herring is hilarious noir comedy about marriage and other explosive devices. This production is directed by David Bradley, [...]

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents the comedy Red Herring 2017-10-03T07:50:09+00:00

3 Bike Events: Race or Relax – You Choose!

2017-08-16T10:50:10+00:00

By Betsy Natter Biking is a popular outdoor recreation and there is always some fun event scheduled for the bike enthusiast in Montgomery County. Before summer ends take a relaxing ride on one of the county’s many trails or join an exhilarating race in a local community. Check out the opportunities below. Perk to Pub [...]

3 Bike Events: Race or Relax – You Choose! 2017-08-16T10:50:10+00:00

Ambler presents the World Premiere of Tony Braithwaite’s Which Reminds Me

2017-08-08T10:18:31+00:00

To launch its 2017-18 season, Act II Playhouse in Ambler is premiering Which Reminds Me, a brand new laugh-out-loud show from its beloved Artistic Director Tony Braithwaite, on stage Aug. 29-Oct. 1. Which Reminds Me combines stand-up, storytelling, songs, and video to recount Tony's favorite behind-the-scenes theatre stories. Mishaps, triumphs, and letters from patrons will make their [...]

Ambler presents the World Premiere of Tony Braithwaite’s Which Reminds Me 2017-08-08T10:18:31+00:00

3 June Festivals Focus on Local MontCo Artists

2017-06-06T19:27:03+00:00

By Betsy Natter Montgomery County’s rich tradition of artistic expression continues this month as local artists and musicians exhibit their work and perform in a variety of venues throughout the county. From the upper northwestern reaches to the southeastern corners of the county, there is a place to sit back and enjoy great music or [...]

3 June Festivals Focus on Local MontCo Artists 2017-06-06T19:27:03+00:00

Montgomery County’s Ultimate Makeover: Judith Owens Big Reveal

2017-05-16T12:24:18+00:00

Photography by Amy McDermott at Pixxie Salon in Ambler, PA Judith's entry photo When Judith Owens awoke at her home in Pottstown on November 2, 2016, she didn’t know that a big change was coming her way. What she did know, though, is that she was ready for one. But she also knew that she needed [...]

Montgomery County’s Ultimate Makeover: Judith Owens Big Reveal 2017-05-16T12:24:18+00:00

Act II Playhouse presents the hilarious musical revue,  Tomfoolery

2017-01-31T20:14:54+00:00

Artistic Director Tony Braithwaite. Act II Playhouse presents Tomfoolery, a revue of the witty, wicked and thoroughly twisted world of famed satirical songwriter Tom Lehrer, on stage in Ambler from Feb. 28-April 2, 2017. Tomfoolery stars Artistic Director Tony Braithwaite, Jamison Foreman, Tracie Higgins (Electile Dysfunction, Forbidden Broadway, Lend Me a Tenor), and [...]

Act II Playhouse presents the hilarious musical revue,  Tomfoolery 2017-01-31T20:14:54+00:00

This Wonderful Life Comes to Act II Playhouse

2017-01-13T09:28:44+00:00

Act II Playhouse in Ambler presents This Wonderful Life, a hilarious one-man adaptation of the classic movie It's a Wonderful Life, on stage for three weeks only, Dec. 6-24. This Wonderful Life stars Act II Playhouse Artistic Director Tony Braithwaite as all of the characters in the beloved movie. "This show combines several loves of mine: impressions, [...]

This Wonderful Life Comes to Act II Playhouse 2017-01-13T09:28:44+00:00