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Bristol Riverside Theatre

120 Radcliffe St, Bristol, PA 19007-5012
+1 215-785-0100
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Wonderful Local theater

Just saw Quartet. They did a very good job. This is the second play we have seen here. Jesus... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
Don Y
Trenton, New Jersey
BRT's "Quartet" - A Wonderful Play with A Grand Finale!

Just saw "Quarter" at the beautifully-restored Bristol Riverside Theatre and loved this wonderful... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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Bristol Riverside Theatre (BRT) is a professional regional theatre in the historic district of Bristol Borough. The theatre, located in a renovated movie house, combines the excitement of a large stage with the intimacy of a 300-seat theater, along with outstanding lighting and sound technology. Since 1986, BRT has brought consistently acclaimed professional theater to Bucks County and maintained a long-term commitment to finding and developing new plays. Now in its 30th season, the theatre has grown to produce over 200 performances every year, including five Mainstage productions, three presented events, a summer music fest series, a play reading series, and a Christmas concert.
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  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
120 Radcliffe St, Bristol, PA 19007-5012
120 Radcliffe St, Bristol, PA 19007-5012
+1 215-785-0100
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Just saw Quartet. They did a very good job. This is the second play we have seen here. Jesus Christ Superstar was the prior performance. Both were very well presented. Great location, easy to park and get to the theater. The staff were very helpful....More

2  Thank Don Y
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Just saw "Quarter" at the beautifully-restored Bristol Riverside Theatre and loved this wonderful comedy about aging gracefully. The four veteran actors who peopled the stage were a delight to watch perform & seemed to be enjoying themselves in the process. The play's Grand Finale was...More

2  Thank OldBridges
BRTmarketing, Manager at Bristol Riverside Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My friend and I attended a show last week at the Bristol Riverside Theater - " Broadway then and now ". This theater has been beautifully restored inside and out . It's riverside location and patio area are spectacular ! The staff and management at...More

1  Thank MGK79
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We went to see the Simon & Garfunkel tribute show. Seats are padded and relatively comfortable, and stadium style for better viewing. There is a nice little lobby area with seats and a patio in the back. Bathrooms are small but the intermission wait was...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

This was a old movie house when I was a kid 60 years ago . Great shows and actors provide a recipe for a great night out . My wife and I have been season ticket holders since it was remodeled into a beautiful theatre...More

1  Thank John R
Management response:Responded 24 May 2017

Thank you so much John!

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

We saw Jesus Christ Superstar on Easter Sunday afternoon. The show was very professional. Singing and dance were Great! We were up in the balcony and I can attest that there are no bad seats in this theater! There in a nice refreshment/ bar in...More

Thank BPlatow
Management response:Responded 15 May 2017

Thanks so much! Glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Third time here. Every seat is satisfactory. Theater is small and cozy, acoustics were good both prior visits. Not hard to get tickets a few weeks in advance. Price is fair and inexpensive compared to NYC.

Thank Safetyguy_328
Management response:Responded 16 May 2017

Hope to see you again soon! Thanks so much for the great review.

Reviewed 7 April 2017

We took my 92 year old mother to see Jesus Christ superstar. The play was great, professional and the talent was amazing. This was as good as anything we have seen in new york.

1  Thank Joe G
Management response:Responded 25 May 2017

Glad you enjoyed the musical! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 10 March 2017

Great local theater! Very quaint in side, good performances. Try one of the great restaurants in the borough after or before a show.

1  Thank jdizzie
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Bristol riverside is a theatre with musicals and they have a Christmas show that has professionally singers that sing carols and also there are places to eat before or after a show that are across the street and down the street.

Thank Luann M
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Barbara B
18 June 2017|
Response from BRTmarketing | Property representative |
Hello! It's an hour and 45 minutes (which includes the intermission). I'm sorry if you attended yesterday. I just saw your comment this morning.