Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

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 from 6:00 to 6:30 pm following NPR’s All Things Considered or catch up with a podcast right here on our website.

Alternative Gallery's Brandon Wunder on LV Arts Salon

Mar 30, 2016

Brandon Wunder, director of Allentown's Alternative Gallery, joins hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to discuss the successes, plans and programming for this growing collaborative arts space.

(Original air-date: 03/28/16)

Host Silagh White talks with guests Glenn Kohler, newly appointed Director of Marketing and Outreach for the National Industrial Museum and Lisa Harms, newly appointed Director of Education and Outreach atArtsQuest who is accompanied by Julie Benjamin, ArtsQuest's Vice-President of Community Partnerships.

(Original air-date: 03/21/16)

19th St. Theatre's Suzanne Baltzar on LV Arts Salon

Mar 18, 2016

Suzanne Baltzar, Movie Manager at Allentown's 19th St. Theatre, joins hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to talk about the theater's film program, especially their Irish Film Festival.

(Original air-date: 3/14/2016)

The Hillcrest Camera Club on LV Arts Salon

Mar 15, 2016

Butch and Linda VanSeters from the Hillcrest Camera Club join Lehigh Valley Arts Salon host Silagh White live in the studio to discuss their passion for photography and their organization which is one of the oldest camera clubs in New Jersey.

(Original air-date: 03/07/16)

Neil Hever spotlights the recently-announced winners of the 17th Annual Lehigh Valley Music Awards' Lifetime Achievement AwardJolly Joe Timmer and WDIY's own Dave Fry. Jolly Joe Timmer's life and work are discussed, and Dave Fry joins Neil in the studio.

(Original air-date: 2/29/2016)

The Fourth Annual Lehigh Valley Beer Week on LV Arts Salon

Feb 18, 2016

The fourth annual Lehigh Valley Beer Week begins on February 20. Host Bill Dautremont-Smith talks with Lehigh Valley Beer Week's new president, Scott Adams, homebrewer Dave Bennett, whose winning brew became this year's festival signature beer LVBW4, and Tara Perruso , manager of Weyerbacher's Tap Room, one of the many participating venues around the Lehigh Valley.

(Original air-date: 2/15/2016)

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle chat with Brett Oliviera, Technical Director & Resident Designer for Pennsylvania Playhouse about theatre design and the Playhouse's new 2016 Season. Then, Dancelink Artistic Director Sarah Carlson joins them to talk about "The Cloud of Unknowing", Dancelink's upcoming performance as part of the IceHouse Tonight Series.

(Original air-date: 2/8/2016)

The Crowded Kitchen Players on LV Arts Salon

Feb 4, 2016

Members of the Lehigh Valley repertory company, The Crowded Kitchen Players, talk with hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle about their latest play, "Pints, Pounds and Pilgrims," at The IceHouse in Bethlehem. 

(Original air-date: 2/1/2016)

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)