Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Mondays, 6:00-6:30pm

Lehigh Valley Arts Salon offers a weekly look at the many diverse cultural offerings in the area including interviews with representatives from the regions arts and culture organizations, visiting artists, feature stories and local music.   Listen every Monday night for Lehigh Valley Arts Salon from 6:00 to 6:30 pm following NPR’s All Things Considered or catch up with a podcast on wdiy.org

Exploring the Lehigh Valley's Comedy Scene on LV Arts Salon

Feb 4, 2016

  

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle explore the comedy scene in the Lehigh Valley with guest Dan Maher from the Lehigh Valley improv comedy team, Mandudebro.

(Original air-date: 1/25/2016)

Allentown Art Museum President, David Mickenberg, and Elaine Mehalakes, AAM Vice President for Curatorial and Education, join George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about the upcoming exhibition "This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement", and the exciting community programming and partnerships surrounding it.

(Original air-date: 1/11/2016)

The New Ice House Tonight Series on LV Arts Salon

Jan 10, 2016

Doug Roysdon of Mock Turtle Marionettes chats about the creation  of the new Ice House Tonight Series showcasing regional performing artists.

In the second half of the program, writer and critic Paul Willistein, of the Lehigh Valley Press and WDIY, highlights the talents and resources of Lehigh Valley live theatre with a discussion of the upcoming ABE Awards.

(Original air-date: 12/28/2015)

Bethlehem Palette Club on LV Arts Salon

Dec 31, 2015

Host Silagh White and guests Pam Bayliss and Claire Davis discuss the current all-members exhibit in the Bethlehem Rotunda Gallery. Discussion includes insight into the Bethlehem Palette Club; workshops, art mentors and public meetings.

(Original air-date: 12/21/2015)

Williams Center | Lafayette College

Actor Paterson Joseph (Holy Wayne in HBO’s “The Leftovers”) joined hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about his solo show “Sancho: An Act of Remembrance”, playing at the Williams Center at Lafayette College on Monday, December 14.

(Original air-date: 12/7/15)

Host Bill Dautremont-Smith turns the tables on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon's regular host, author Bathsheba Monk, by putting her behind the guest microphone this week. They discuss Monk's new endeavor, book publishing company Blue Heron Book Works, that began business in Allentown one year ago becoming only the second publishing company in the Lehigh Valley.

(Original air-date: 11/30/15)

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)

@MichaelLerman

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)

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