Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Festival Unbound schedule

Thursday, October 3, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Festival UnBound, Oct. 4-13, features more than 20 free and ticketed events in the Lehigh Valley, but primarily in Bethlehem.

Ticketed events include “Prometheus/Redux,” “A Joyful Noise,” “To Hunt a Wild Utopia” and “The Secret.” A limited number of Pay What You Will tickets are available for these events.

Events that are Pay What You Will, with a suggested ticket price, include “Forward March: The Future of Our Warriors,” “Beyond Utopia” and “Starry-Eyed.”

Free events include “Homecoming,” Opening and Closing ceremonies, Sustainability Forum and Community Dinner.

Festival passes are available for purchase, offering a 25 percent savings off the regular ticket prices.

Tickets: festivalunbound.com, Touchstone Box Office, 610-8671689

Schedule

Festival UnBound Opening Ceremony, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 4, South Bethlehem Greenway. Free

“Prometheus/Redux,” Oct. 4-6, Lehigh Valley Charter High School for the Arts, 321 E. Third St., Bethlehem

Festival UnBound Cabaret, Oct. 4-6, 11, 12, Touchstone Theatre parking lot, 321 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem. Free

“Homecoming,” poets, music, African drumming, ethnic foods, vendors, speakers on health and equity issues, and featured speaker Rev. Dr. Gregory Edwards, Noon-5 p.m. Oct. 5, Bob Cohen Room, Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St., Bethlehem. Free

“Hidden Seed: Bethlehem’s Forgotten Utopia,” original production by Touchstone Theatre founder Bill George and Lehigh University’s Seth Moglen, Oct. 5-9, Single Sisters House, 50 W. Church St., Bethlehem; Oct. 10, PBS 39, 839 Sesame St., Bethlehem

“Starry-Eyed,” original production by Bethlehem high school teen-agers, 11 a.m. Oct. 5, 6, Payrow Plaza, 10 E. Church St., Bethlehem

“The Secret,” premiere of play by Mock Turtle Marionette Theater about Hilda Doolittle, Oct. 5-8, Touchstone Theatre, 321 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem

“Kitchen Chronicles,” by Touchstone Ensemble member Mary Wright, 7 p.m. Oct. 6, 7, PBS 39, 839 Sesame St., Bethlehem

“A Joyful Noise,” 4 p.m. Oct. 6, Baker Hall, Zoellner Arts Center, Lehigh University, 420 E. Packer Avenue, Bethlehem

“Beyond Utopia,” Polish theater company Teatr Brama and Moravian College-Touchstone MFA program students, Oct. 7, 8, Bethlehem Area Public Library, 11 W. Church St., Bethlehem

“Community Conversations,” moderated by Touchstone Ensemble member, Moravian College professor Christopher Shorr, Noon Oct. 7-11, Café the Lodge, 427 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem

“Inside/Outside City,” games, athletics, yoga, music-making, comics. poetry, and art-making, 11 a.m. Oct. 9, South Bethlehem Greenway. Free

“To Hunt a Wild Utopia,” new work by Agile Rascal Bicycle Touring Theatre, Oct. 9-12, beginning at Charles A. Brown Ice House, 56 River St., Bethlehem. Pre-registration required. Bicycles provided.

“Poets, Troubadours,and Troublemakers,” Collaboration with Godfrey Daniels and folk musician Anne Hills, Oct. 9, Sigal Museum, 342 Northampton St., Easton; Oct. 10, The Lyric Room, Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown; Oct. 11, Godfrey Daniels, 7 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem

“Forward March: The Future of Our Warriors,” original production by Women Veterans Empowered & Thriving, Oct. 9, 10, Touchstone Theatre, 321 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem

Sustainability Forum, 1 p.m. Oct. 12, Zoellner Arts Center, Lehigh University, 420 E. Packer Avenue, Bethlehem. Free

“Embracing Bethlehem/Abrazos a Belén,” by New York Latino theater collective Pregones Theatre,. Oct. 11, 12, Charles A. Brown Ice House, 56 River St., Bethlehem

Community Meal & Epilogue, 2 p.m. Oct. 13, Charles A. Brown Ice House, 56 River St., Bethlehem. Free

Closing Ceremony, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 13, Payrow Plaza, 10 E. Church St., Bethlehem. Free