Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Mondays, 6:00-6:30pm

Host Bill Dautremont-Smith and his guests preview A Lehigh Valley Christmas in Concert 2015 coming to Miller Symphony Hall on Sunday, November 29th. Guests Miriam Huertas, Senior Vice President of the Greater Leigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, and Mike Krisukas, concert music director, discuss what's in store for the show's 19th year.

(Original air-date: 11/16/15)

Artists appearing at Allentown Art Museum's Cocktails & Collecting on November 7th discussed the upcoming event and their work. This year marks the tenth anniversary of the Museum's fall fundraising event which aims to offer the perfect mix of art, hors d’oeuvres, collecting and socializing. Artists throughout the Lehigh Valley and beyond have been invited to showcase. They will talk about and sell their works, and some will even create their artwork live at the event.

(Original air-date: 10/26/15)


Host Charles James welcomes Philadelphia Film Festival’s Artistic Director Michael Lerman to discuss highlights from the 24th annual festival, which runs October 22nd - November 1st.

(Original air-date: 10/19/2015)

Bethlehem Author Kurt Dowdle Returns to LV Arts Salon

Oct 16, 2015

Author Kurt B. Dowdle joined hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about his new book "Trumpet of the Dead", an exciting sequel to "Axe & Spade", a thriller set in post-Civil War Bethlehem, Pa., which first introduced us the brilliant but flawed detective Kamp.

(Original air-date: 9/28/2015)

The Poetry of Lee Upton on LV Arts Salon

Oct 16, 2015

Host Bathsheba Monk talked to Lee Upton about her latest book, her sixth, which was published in May by the Cleveland State University Poetry Center, and which is already winning accolades and awards. It is titled, "Bottles the Bottles the Bottles."

(Original air-date: 10/5/15)

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle discuss the reading of "Greenwood, An American Dream...Destroyed" coming to SteelStacks in Bethlehem on Monday, October 19th. They talk with award-winning director and performer, Lynnie Godfrey, and playwright Celeste Bedford Walker.

Host Neil Hever looks at Miller Symphony Hall’s upcoming 2015-16 season with two guests from the Allentown Symphony Association: Sheila Evans, Executive Director, and Lucy Bloise, VP of Marketing and Community Engagement.

(Original air-date: 9/21/2015)

Hollis Ashby, Director of the Performance Series at the Williams Center for the Arts, discusses the upcoming 2015-16 season. In its 33rd year, the Williams Center for the Arts has been providing a rich array of music, productions, art, and more on the Lafayette College campus in Easton.

(Original air-date: 09/14/2015)

Host Silagh White talks with Touchstone Theatre's artistic director JP Jordan about Touchstone's upcoming 2015-16 season which includes the American debut of Teatro Potlach, from Sabina, Italy, a new creation of Shakespeare's King Lear by Conrad Bishop and Elizabeth Fuller, a new work, Mae Swe, created and performed by Mary Wright, and a new ensemble created piece, BhuDoo.

(Original air-date: 8/31/2015)

Zoellner Arts Center's 2015-16 Season on LV Arts Salon

Aug 27, 2015

Host Bill Dautremont-Smith talks with Zoellner Arts Center co-directors Deborah Zacarakis and Andrew Cassano about Zoellner's upcoming 2015-16 season which includes celebrated guest artist performances as well as Lehigh University Music Dept. and Theatre Dept. performances, Art Gallery exhibitions, and a long weekend block party of events this fall celebrating Lehigh University's 150th anniversary.

(Original air-date: 8/17/2015)