Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

A Christmas Story on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Nov 20, 2012

"A Christmas Story" takes to the Act One main stage at De Sales University on November 28.  Director Steven Dennis and Producer John Bell join hosts Steve Aaronson and Rosalie Viscomi to discuss how the iconic Christmas movie has been taken to the stage, and what long-time fans can expect in terms of their favorite scenes -- like the frozen flag pole in the school yard.

Host Bill Dautremont-Smith talks with Janice Lipzin, organizer of the Olympus InVision Photo Festival happening November 2-4 at Artsquest in Bethlehem.

FloreAnt Projects on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Oct 23, 2012

Photographers and sustainability advocates Florence and Anthony Rodale talk with hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle about their FloreAnt Projects and Gallery, the connection between sustainability and photography, and their ongoing partnership with the upcoming Olympus InVision Photo Festival.

Host Charles James interviews Michael Lerman from the Philadelphia Film Festival, happening October 18-28. He also talks with Ryan Hill about the Artsquest Greater Lehigh Valley Filmmakers Festival, happening November 2-4.

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle welcome Jp Jordan and Christopher Shorr from Touchstone Theatre.  The duo will share highlights of The Pan Show: In Pan We Trust, running October 4-13. 

Host Lydia Panas discusses the upcoming Walker Evans and the American Social Landscape Photographers exhibit at the Allentown Art Museum , with curator, Diane Fischer and art collector, David Sestak, whose photographs grace the exhibit. During the second segment she will speak with Kiki Nienaber, director of FUSE, an organization bringing experimental art to alternative spaces in the Lehigh Valley.

Host Silagh White discusses the Local Arts Index with Muhlenberg Professor Roland Kushner. The Local Arts Index is a tool created to better understand the characteristics of the cultural life of communities. The conversation will center around why this data matters to artists, and arts lovers. Listeners may wish to refer to this website during the show: http://www.artsindexusa.org/local-arts-index.

Jayne Anne Recker, Executive Director of the Celtic Cultural Alliance, joins host George Miller and Kate Scuffle  to the program. The CCA's Celtic Classic is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and Jayne shares some highlights for this year's festival, happening September 28-30 in Historic Bethlehem.

Muhlenberg Theatre on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Sep 14, 2012

Host George Miller and Kate Scuffle welcome Dr. James Peck, Muhlenberg College Theatre and Dance Department Chair as he highlights the 2012-2013 Mainstage Season and dance offerings.

A Meadow in a Small Backyard? Yes!

Sep 11, 2012

Can you really have a meadow in a small, urban backyard?  You bet! In this Lehigh Valley Arts Salon, listen to author Catherine Zimmerman, and Edge of the Woods Native Plant Nursery's Louise Shaefer, as they discuss Catherine's new book, Urban and Suburban Meadows, Bringing Meadowscaping to Big and Small Spaces.

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