Touchstone Theatre

Previewing Festival Unbound Pt. 2 on LV Arts Salon

Sep 24, 2019
Shamus McGroggan

With Festival Unbound less than two weeks away, hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle take a second dive into the ambitious 10-day festival's many events, this time with Touchstone Theatre Artistic Director JP Jordan and Education Director/Ensemble Member Mary Wright.

Previewing Festival Unbound on LV Arts Salon

Sep 11, 2019

Touchstone Theatre’s Bill George and Emma Ackerman join hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to discuss the 10-day festival happening around the Lehigh Valley from October 4 - 13.

Artist and producer Tahya discusses the upcoming masterclass and concert by Grammy Award-winning percussionist Maestro Glen Velez coming to Touchstone Theatre on April 27, 2019, featuring renowned rhythm vocalist Loire Cotler.


Touchstone Theatre is getting ready to unwrap the latest Christmas City Follies, the theater's annual holiday-themed vaudeville. Touchstone's Mary Wright joined hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle for a preview of some of the jolly mischief, merry melodies, and holiday cheer that awaits us onstage with Christmas City Follies XVIII.

Previewing the CIRQUE IT! Festival on LV Arts Salon

Jul 12, 2017

CIRQUE IT! is Bethlehem's newest festival, a joyous 3-day celebration of the many faces of the circus arts, and a creative collaboration between ArtsQuest, Touchstone Theatre, and the Zoellner Arts Center (July 14-16, 2017). 

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle preview Touchstone Theatre's 12th Annual Young Playwrights' Festival and Gala happening on May 13th at Zoellner Arts Center in Bethlehem. George and Kate talk with festival coordinator, Mary Wright, and a new playwright from Liberty High School.

The festival is Touchstone’s annual showcase performance of original plays written by Lehigh Valley students during the theatre’s Young Playwrights’ Lab.

(Original air-date: 5/8/17)

Host Kenn Michael welcomes Emma Ackerman, star of a new one-woman show entitled The Complete and Authoritative Tour of Holy Stuff, presented by Touchstone Theatre.

Part performance art, part post-modern ritual, part magical mystery tour, Holy Stuff originated in 2015 as a ten-minute workshop performance for Ackerman's Masters dissertation project.

(Original air-date: 2/28/17)

Performance Artist Jose Torres-Tama on LV Arts Salon

Nov 2, 2016

Award-winning performance artist and former NPR commentator, Jose Torres-Tama, joins hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to discuss his one-man, "Aliens, Immigrants & Other Evildoers," a sci-fi Latino noir multimedia performance satirizing the status of Latino immigrants as aliens.

"Aliens, Immigrants & Other Evildoers" will run November 3-6 at Touchstone Theatre in Bethlehem. 

(Original air-date: 10/31/2016)

Summer 2016 at Touchstone Theatre on LV Arts Salon

Jun 20, 2016

Host George Miller talks with Emma Chong, Ensemble Member/General Manager of Touchstone Theatre about Fresh Voices held on July 8th and 9th and their  Camp Touchstone held July 18th- 29th for ages 9 to 13.

(Original air-date: 6/13/2016)

Mary Wright & Liz Russo on Take Charge of Your Life

Jan 14, 2016

Host Eleanor Bobrow is joined by Mary Wright, a Bethlehem storyteller who was preparing to present her one-woman show, Nae Swe, exploring her Burmese roots, at Touchstone Theatre.

Also on the program is guest Liz Russo, a stand-up comedian and Easton native, who uses comedy and laughter to demonstrate her struggle with addiction and recovery. Russo was preparing to perform Dry Humor--Stand-Up for Recovery  at the ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem.

(Original air-date 1/11/2016)

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