New Jersey Stage

Saturday, March 12, 2011

East Lynne Theater Company hosts a day at Peddler's Village

On Tuesday, May 10th, the award-winning Equity professional East Lynne Theater Company is sponsoring a day-away at Peddler's Village, located four miles from New Hope, Pennsylvania.  The bus will pick up passengers at two locations: Bayshore Mall behind Big Lots leaving at 7:30 a.m., and the Cape May Court House Pier One Imports at 8:00 a.m.  Arrival at Peddler's Village is around 10:00a.m.  Lunch, with an entrĂ©e choice of Stuffed Chicken/Cornbread Stuffing or Beef Burgundy, is 12:30-2:00p.m.  The bus leaves the Village at 4:30p.m., returning to the two stops: 6:30p.m. for Cape May Court House and 6:50 at the Bayshore Mall.  

Peddler's Village includes 75 quality specialty shops and restaurants, and a restored 1922 grand carousel.  Many shops have home pages on the internet and can be accessed through  Shops include The Celtic Rose, A Touch of Britain, Grandpa Hick's Cheese & Gourmet, and Canterbury Tales Book Shoppe.  Price for the whole day, including lunch, is $65.00, with all proceeds going to support East Lynne Theater Company's Summer Student Workshop production of "Little Women," based on Louisa May Alcott's classic novel. For information and reservations, call the President of the Board of the company, Frank Smith, at 609-884-5898 or 898-9508.  Peddler's Village brochures will be sent to people with confirmation of reservation.

 Meanwhile, ELTC's radio-style production of "Sherlock Holmes Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle" is performing on March 18 and 19 at 8:00p.m. at The First Presbyterian Church, 500 Hughes St. in Cape May.  For information about this or any other production, contact the theater at 884-5898 or online at