Theater

Hosts Kate Scuffle and George Miller talk with Torez Mosley, actor, writer, educator and a co-founder of Emerge Theatre Company, the newest addition to the Valley’s theatre scene, and director of Emerge’s upcoming production of Jose Rivera’s fantastical play Marisol.

(Original air-date: 07/23/18)

Ken Ek

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle preview Muhlenberg Summer Music Theatre’s new production of 'Beauty and the Beast' which just finished its opening weekend.

George and Kate talk with the two leads, Ashley Hiester, a Muhlenberg sophomore who plays Belle, and Alan Mendez, a Muhlenberg alum who plays The Beast about the exciting new production now running through July 1st.

  (Original air-date 6/18/2018)

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle preview the upcoming 27th season of the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival with Producing Artistic Director Patrick Mulcahy and Associate Artistic Director Dennis Razze.

The festival's season will run from June 1 to August 5, 2018 at the Labuda Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of DeSales University in Center Valley. A full 2018 calendar of events is available here.

(Original air-date: 5/14/2018)

Alfred Jarry's all-too-timely absurdist classic "Ubu Roi" has come to Muhlenberg College, and hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle preview the college's take on the subversive play.

Joining George and Kate are Professor Francine Roussel, Director of "Ubu Roi," and Professor Doug Ovens who composed the original score. "Ubu Roi" is produced by Muhlenberg College's Department of Theatre and Dance. The satirical play runs February 21-25, 2018 at Studio Theatre in Trexler Pavilion.

(Original air-date: 02/19/18)

Theater for the Sight-Impaired on LV Discourse

Jan 23, 2018

John Pearce discusses theater for the sight-impaired with guests Jessica Bien, Dept. of Theatre & Dance at Muhlenberg College, and James Van Horn.

They explain many ways the blind and nearly blind can understand and enjoy a theatrical performance in this 21st century emphasis that is growing.

(Original air-date: 1/12/2018)

This week's guests are Deb Sacarakis and Andy Cassano of Lehigh University's Zoellner Arts Center, who talked  with host Bill Dautremont-Smith about the first half of their upcoming 2017-2018 season.  

They  discussed some of the performances they are excited about spanning music and dance in their Guest Artist series, as well as in Lehigh's own Theatre Department and Music Department presentations.

(Original air-date: 8/21/2017)

The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival is opening another star-studded season with "Evita", and hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle talk with the Festival's Producing Artistic Director Patrick Mulcahy and Jared Goldstein, Director of Production, about the highlights of this exciting season.

(Original air-date: 6/12/17)

Kenn Michael previews Zoellner Arts Center's upcoming Spring 2017 season.

Joining him are guests Andrew Cassano, Administrative Director at Zoellner, and Deborah Sacarakis, Artistic Director at Zoellner. A full list of Zoellner's events is available at their website.

(Original air-date: 1/16/2017)
 

In the Heights, Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony Award-winning musical about life in the Latino community of Washington Heights, plays July 13-31 at Muhlenberg Summer Music Theatre.

Director Jim Peck and actress Wilma Rivera join hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to discuss the production and the excitingly diverse team of artists who've come together at Muhlenberg to create it.

(Original air-date: 7/11/2016)

 

Neil Hever welcomes Patrick Mulcahey and Dennis Razze of the Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival to preview their upcoming 25th season.

(Original Air-Date: 5/23/16)

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