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

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)

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle talk with artist/educator Jennie Gilrain, co-founder of the new Favorite Poem Project of Bethlehem, inspired by Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky's popular national Favorite Poem Project, and kicking off with a reading of favorite poems by Bethlehem residents at the City of Bethlehem Rotunda Building on October 22, 2015 at 7pm.

(Original air-date: 8/24/2015)

The Kemerer Museum's Steampunk Exhibit on LV Arts Salon

Aug 17, 2015

In the spirit of the current "Steampunk" exhibit at the Kemerer Museum, Historic Bethlehem Museums & Sites will host an End of Summer White Party & Steampunk Fashion Show on August 20th, featuring embellished garments styled by RC Moore.
 
Rose Ellen Moore of RCMoore Fashions and Melanie Depcinsky, Director of  Visitor Experience for Kemerer Museum, join hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to discuss the exhibit, the party, and what's next at the Kemerer Museum.

(Original air-date: 8/10/2015)

Your Official Musikfest 2015 Preview on LV Arts Salon

Aug 4, 2015

Host Charles James talks with ArtsQuest's Senior Vice President of Programming, Patrick Brogan, and Senior Director of Communications, Mark Demko, for a preview of Musikfest 2015.

(Original air-date: 08/03/15)

Author, educator and producer Jan Cohen-Cruz talks with hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle about Art in the Fields, an exciting new arts and residency center celebrating regional artists and their heritage. Located on a beautiful 29 acre farm in New Jerusalem, the center is just outside of Kutztown.

(Original air-date: 07/27/15)

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