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Focus theater review list 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Here is the Lehigh Valley Press Focus theater review list for 2018.The list includes production title, theater company, review publication date and reviewer’s name.

The publication dates correspond to dates where the reviews are archived on the Lehigh Valley Press web page:


Focus 2018

theater reviews

“Christmas City Follies XIX,” Touchstone Theatre, Dec. 11. Carole Gorney.

“A Christmas Carol,” Civic Theatre of Allentown, Dec. 5. Carole Gorney

“Broadway Christmas Carol,” The Pennsylvania Playhouse, Dec. 5. Carole Gorney

“Walkin’ in A Winter Wonderland,” The Pines Dinner Theatre, Nov. 14. Carole Gorney

“Greetings,” Global Impactors, Nov. 9. Carole Gorney

“Brigadoon,” Muhlenberg College Department of Theatre And Dance, Oct. 29. Paul Willistein

“Billy Elliot The Musical,” Civic Theatre of Allentown, Oct. 18. Paul Willistein

“Brigadoon,” Munopco Music Theatre, Sept. 25. Carole Gorney

“The Wonderettes,” Pines Dinner Theatre, Sept. 25. Carole Gorney

“The Goblet Of Poison,” Peddler’s Village Dinner Theatre, Sept. 21. Paul Willistein

“Million Dollar Quartet,” Bucks County Playhouse, Aug. 31. Paul Willistein

“All’s Well That Ends Well,” The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival (PSF), July 31. Paul Willistein

“Dreamgirls,” Northampton Community College Summer Music Theatre (NCC), July 31. Carole Gorney

“Crazy For You,” Pennsylvania Playhouse, July 30. Carole Gorney

“How I Became A Pirate,” NCC, July 27. Carole Gorney

“King Richard II,” PSF, July 24. Paul Willistein

“Shakespeare In Love,” PSF, July 17. Paul Willistein

“How To Suceed In Business Without Really Trying,” Muhlenberg Summer Music Theatre (MSMT), July 16. Paul Willistein

“The Rat Pack Lounge,” Pines Dinner Theatre, July 15. Carole Gorney

“1776,” NCC, July 15. Carole Gorney

“Tal: Beyond Imagination,” MSMT, July 7. Dawn Ouellette

“42nd Street,” Bucks County Playhouse, July 4. Paul Willistein

“Hairspray,” Munopco, July 4. Paul Willistein

“Twelfth Night,” PSF, June 28. Paul Willistein

“Ragtime,” PSF, June 18. Paul Willistein

“Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead,” Civic Theatre, June 18. Carole Gorney

“Beauty And The Beast,” MSMT, June 18. Paul Willistein

“Alice in Wonderland,” PSF, June 18. Carole Gorney

“A Softening Of Her Eyes,” Crowded Kitchen Players (CKP), June 14. Paul Willistein

“Newsies,” NCC, June 14. Paul Willistein

“Yankle Doddle Dandy,” Pines Dinner Theatre, June 14. Carole Gorney

“The Fox on the Fairway,” Pennsylvania Playhouse, June 17. Carole Gorney

“Tuesdays with Morrie,” Civic Theatre, May 9. Carole Gorney

“Into The Woods,” DeSales University Act One, April 27. Paul Willistein

“A Second Helping: The Church Basement Ladies Sequel,” Pines Dinner Theatre, April 27. Carole Gorney

“Seussical the Musical,” Catasaqua Area Showcase Theatre, April 27. Carole Gorney

“Brighton Beach Memoirs,” Pennsyhlvania Playhouse, April 12. Carole Gorney

“Dictators 4 Dummies,” Touchstone Theatre, April 12. Carole Gorney

“Love Is A Many Splintered Thing,” Pines Dinner Theatre, March 28. Carole Gorney

“The Second Coming,” CKP, March 28. Carole Gorney

“Rock Of Ages,” Civic Theatre, Feb. 12. Carole Gorney

“No Sex Please, We’re British,” Pennsylvania Playhouse, Feb. 12. Carole Gorney