Lehigh Valley Arts Salon http://wdiy.org en The Society of the Arts on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/society-arts-lehigh-valley-arts-salon <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">The Society of the Arts (SOTA) of the Allentown Art Museum is back with the 2014 SOTA Show House, a beautiful mansion in historic downtown Bethlehem opening to the public on <span class="aqj">April 26th</span>.&nbsp;Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle will talk with Show House co-chairs Shirlee Neumeyer and Sherry May about this year's gem, dubbed "Downton Abbey" for its grandeur and connection to the Moravian community. (Original air-date April 14, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:14:51 +0000 Wagner Previato 38452 at http://wdiy.org The Society of the Arts on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon Touchstone Theatre on Lehigh Valley Art Salon http://wdiy.org/post/touchstone-theatre-lehigh-valley-art-salon <p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Touchstone Theatre's&nbsp;latest community-based initiative, <i>Journey from the East</i> explores the history of Chinese immigration in the Lehigh Valley.&nbsp; The first of two productions, </span><span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">"Journey: Dream of the Red Pavilion," will run from April 3 - 13. </span></p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 17:42:23 +0000 Wagner Previato 37188 at http://wdiy.org Touchstone Theatre on Lehigh Valley Art Salon Zoellner Arts Center on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/zoellner-arts-center-arts-salon <p></p><p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Zoellner Arts Center at Lehigh University continues its&nbsp;performance season&nbsp;with offerings such as the "Moscow Festival Ballet" to&nbsp;"A Couple of Blaguards, Irish Tales" to the "Bach Choir Festival".&nbsp; Administrative Director Andy Cassano and Artistic Director Deb Sacarakis join host Candi Staurinos highlighting the rest of the season's events. (Original air-date February24, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 18:40:12 +0000 Wagner Previato 35680 at http://wdiy.org Zoellner Arts Center on Arts Salon "Blue Eyes on African-American History" on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/blue-eyes-african-american-history-arts-salon <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">In celebration of Black History Month, author Philip Reiss joins host Bob Cohen to talk about his recently published work <em>Blue Eyes on African-American History: A Learning Adventure</em>. (Original air-date February 17, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:28:08 +0000 Wagner Previato 35430 at http://wdiy.org "Blue Eyes on African-American History" on Arts Salon Early American Guitars: The Instruments of C. F. Martin on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/early-american-guitars-instruments-c-f-martin-arts-salon <p></p><p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Host Dave Fry speaks with Dick Boak, archivist and special projects manager at Martin Guitar, about Martin Guitar celebrating 180 years, the history of American music and the Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibition "Early American Guitars: The Instruments of C. F. Martin" on view now through December 7, 2014. (Original air-date February 3, 2014).&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 15:32:35 +0000 Wagner Previato 34542 at http://wdiy.org Early American Guitars: The Instruments of C. F. Martin on Arts Salon Authors Dr. Joel Nathan Rosen and Dr. David Ogden on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/authors-dr-joel-nathan-rosen-and-dr-david-ogden-arts-salon <p></p><p></p> Wed, 22 Jan 2014 17:40:00 +0000 Wagner Previato 33075 at http://wdiy.org Authors Dr. Joel Nathan Rosen and Dr. David Ogden on Arts Salon Local artist Paul Harryn on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/local-artist-paul-harryn-arts-salon <p>Artist Paul Harryn joins hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about his work, his influences, and his exciting new exhibition at the Allentown&nbsp; Art Museum, "Essence of Nature," opening this weekend and running through May 2014. (Original air-date January 13, 2014).</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 07:49:10 +0000 Wagner Previato 33399 at http://wdiy.org Writer Kathryn Craft on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/writer-kathryn-craft-arts-salon <p>Writer Kathryn Craft is a former dance teacher and choreographer, and wrote dance criticism for 19 years for the Morning Call.&nbsp; She joins hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about <em>The Art of Falling</em>, her debut novel (January, 2014) that explores the intense pressures of the dance world, as well as the relentless pursuit of perfection that affects us all. (Original air date December 30, 2013.)</p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 14:48:08 +0000 Rebecca Walz 32692 at http://wdiy.org Writer Kathryn Craft on Arts Salon IceHouse Tonight on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/icehouse-tonight-arts-salon <p>Host Kenn Michael takes a look at the IceHouse Tonight series, with guest Doug Roysdon, Loly Kinney and Jeff Vaclavik. In its second year, the series was created to serve regional professional artists, arts organizations, young artists and emerging regional artists. (Original air date December 16, 2013.)</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 18:36:42 +0000 Rebecca Walz 32017 at http://wdiy.org IceHouse Tonight on Arts Salon Local Author Mary Lawlor on Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/local-author-mary-lawlor-arts-salon <p>In her new memoir “Fighter Pilot’s Daughter”, Mary Lawlor tells the story of her experience as a young woman coming of age in an Irish Catholic, military family during the Cold War.&nbsp; Lawlor, also a professor of English and Director of American Studies at Muhlenberg College, joins hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about her book, her story, and coming of age in the 60’s. (Original air date December 9, 2013.)</p><p></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 16:37:11 +0000 Rebecca Walz 31600 at http://wdiy.org Local Author Mary Lawlor on Arts Salon