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LEHIGH VALLEY STAGE

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 by MIRANDA HEVER Special to the Press in Focus

"8th Annual Young Playwright's Festival and Gala," 7 p.m. May 18, Touchstone Theatre, 321 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem. touchstone.org , 484-767-2456

"Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," 10 a.m. April 25; 12:30 p.m. May 2; Act 3 Children's Theatre Company of DeSales University, Schubert Theatre, Labuda Center for the Performing Arts, DeSales University, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley. desales.edu/act1, 610-282-3192

"Chicago," 8 p.m. April 24, 25, 26, 27; 30, May 1, 2, 3, 4; 2 p.m. April 28, May 4, 5; 9:45 a.m. April 29; talk back with director, cast follows 2 p.m. April 28 performance, Act 1, DeSales University Performing and Fine Arts, Main Stage, Labuda Center for the Performing Arts, DeSales University, Center Valley. desales.edu, 610-282-3192

"Company," 8 p.m. April 26, 27, 28; 3 p.m. 25, Pennsylvania Playhouse, Illicks Mill Road, Bethlehem. paplayhouse.org, 610-865-6665

"Dreamgirls," 7:30 p.m. May 3, State Theatre for the Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton. statetheatre.org, 610-252-3132

"I Love A Piano," through June 2, 12:30 p.m., dinner; 2 p.m., show Wednesdays, Thursdays, Sundays; 6:30 p.m., dinner; 8 p.m. show, Fridays, Saturdays, The Pines Dinner Theatre, 448 N. 17th St., Allentown. pinesdinnertheatre. com, 610-433-2333

"Late Night Standup Showcase": Doogie Horner, 11 p.m. May 17, Blue Cinema, Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. artsquest.org, 610-332-3378

"Mandudebro Improv Comedy," 11:15 p.m. May 10: Exploding Dinosaur Pillow Fight Hour; May 24; Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. artsquest. org, 610-332-3378

"Next to Normal," 8 p.m. May 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18 ; 2 p.m. May 5, 19; 7 p.m. May 9, Civic Theatre of Allentown, Main Stage, Nineteenth Street Theatre, 527 N. 19th St., Allentown. CivicTheatre.com, 610.432.8943

"Nobodies of Comedy": Pete Lee, Ross Bennett, Tony Deyo, Gina Brillon, Mark Normand, 8 p.m. April 27, State Theatre for the Arts, 453 Northampton St., Easton. statetheatre.org, 610-252-3132

"Potted Potter: the Unauthorized Harry Potter Parody" 7 p.m. May 1, Musikfest Café, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. artsquest.org, 610-332-3378

The Associated Mess Improv Comedy Troupe, 8 p.m. May 16, 30; Blue Cinema, Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. artsquest. org, 610-332-3378

"The Marriage of Figaro," 8 p.m. April 25, 26, 27; 2 p.m. April 28, Muhlenberg College Department of Theatre & Dance, Baker Theatre, Trexler Pavilion for Theatre & Dance, Muhlenberg College, 2400 Chew St., Allentown. Box Office, noon - 6 p.m. Monday - Friday; muhlenberg.edu/tickets,484-664-3333

"Two-Laugh Minimum": Jim Tews, 8 p.m. April 25; Mike Stankiewicz, 8 p.m. May 9; Mike Lawrence, 8 p.m. May 23, Blue Cinema, Frank Banko Alehouse Cinema, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. artsquest. org , 610-332-3378

Submission deadline for Lehigh Valley Stage is noon Monday, 10 days prior to the Wednesday-Thursday Focus section publication date. Email: Miranda Hever, miranda.hever@ gmail.com; Paul Willistein, pwillistein@ tnonline.com