On Stage


Follies in Concert

Stephen Sondheim’s Follies To be Presented in Concert At a reunion hosted by their former theatre, a parade of ex-showgirls with fractured pasts take the stage one last time. Surreal, sophisticated, compelling, heart wrenching and epic in scope, Follies by musical theatre legend Stephen Sondheim and author James Goldman, uses the musical theatre as a metaphor for the collapse of American … [Continued...]


Breakfast at Tiffany’s

A Lehigh Valley Premiere! Exclusive Post-Broadway Production! Breakfast at Tiffany's By Truman Capote Adapted by Richard Greenberg May 1 - 16 Based on Truman Capote’s acclaimed novella, and NOT the classic film, Breakfast at Tiffany’s comes alive on the Civic stage! "Vive le difference!" On the Upper East Side of New York in 1943, as World War II rages abroad, Fred, a subdued … [Continued...]

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On Screen


Ex Machina

A young programmer at the world's largest internet company wins a private retreat with the CEO of the company. Upon arrival, the programmer realizes he must participate in an experiment, which involves evaluating and interacting with the first true artificial intelligence, a female robot named Ava. In Civic Theatre 514 1 hour and 50 mins. Rated R Friday, May 8 @ 3:00, 5:30, 8:00 pm … [Read More...]


The Goonies

Civic Theatre of Allentown is proud to offer its 2nd Annual Science on ScreenSM  Series. Join the fun at Civic’s Science on ScreenSM series which creatively pairs screenings of classic, cult, and documentary films with lively talks by notable figures from the world of science, technology, and medicine. Discover current scientific research and technological advances from top experts. Enjoy … [Read More...]

showboat horiz


From San Francisco Opera and directed by Francesca Zambello A true classic of American musical theater comes to life on the big screen in this new lavish production of Oscar Hammerstein and Jerome Kern’s masterpiece, “Showboat.” Filmed live at the San Francisco Opera, Director Francesca Zambello’s grand-scale production of “Showboat” is “a triumph—a stylish, fast-paced and … [Read More...]


Matisse: From Tate Modern and MoMa

Hailed as the most successful exhibition in Tate Modern’s history, catch "Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs" at the Civic, featuring exclusive new footage from The Museum of Modern Art in New York. Audiences are invited to enjoy an intimate, behind-the-scenes documentary about this acclaimed exhibition with contributions from people who knew Matisse and experts such as curators, historians, Tate … [Read More...]

Ex Machina

Opens Friday!

The Goonies

One Night Only! Playing May 5 @ 7:00 pm!