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Bucks County Playhouse is bought

Bucks County Playhouse has been bought, just more than one year since it was closed.

Bucks County Playhouse is bought

The Bucks County Playhouse on Main Street in New Hope, Pa. was closed more than a year ago. It was bought Monday. (Staff File Photo)
The Bucks County Playhouse on Main Street in New Hope, Pa. was closed more than a year ago. It was bought Monday. (Staff File Photo)

Breaking news: Bucks County Playhouse has been bought, just more than one year since it was closed.

Bucks County Playhouse Conservancy will operate the iconic theater, at least for the short term, the agent for the bank that foreclosed on it said Monday afternoon.

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Chris Palmer covers Bucks County for the Philadelphia Inquirer. His previous work has appeared in the New York Times and on several Times blogs, including City Room, the Local East Village and SchoolBook (which has since been taken over by WNYC). Contact him at cpalmer@phillynews.com, 610 313 8212 or on Twitter, @cs_palmer.

Ben Finley covers Bucks County for The Philadelphia Inquirer. He previously worked for The Associated Press, FactCheck.org and the Bucks County Courier Times, where he won more than a dozen journalism awards from organizations including the Education Writers Association, the Society for Features Journalism and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. He grew up in Columbus, Ohio and graduated with honors from The Ohio State University with a degree in journalism. Contact him at bfinley@phillynews.com, 610-313-8118 or on Twitter, @Ben_Finley.

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