Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Host Michael Drabenstott welcomes Josh Palmer, owner of the restaurants Sette Luna and Maxim's 22 in Easton.

(Original air-date: 4/3/17)

Host Michael Drabenstott welcomes Danielle Konya, owner of Vegan Treats, a vegan bakery in Bethlehem.
 

(Original air-date: 4/3/17)

John Dodds welcomes John Ernesto, general manager of the annual Berks Jazz Fest, to preview the 2017 festival beginning March 31st. 

The Open World Animation Fest on LV Arts Salon

Mar 16, 2017

The Alternative Gallery, located in Allentown's Cigar Factory art space, plays host this month to the Open World Animation Fest, back for its second year and growing fast, featuring over 100 animators and hundreds of films from around the world from March 23-26.  

 Brandon Wunder (Director, Alternative Gallery and Open World Animation Fest) joins hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to tell us more about the films, the screenings, the exhibits and the excitement.   (Original air-date: 3/13/17)

Lauren Beck, Operations Manager of the Lehigh Valley Arts Council, joins hosts Kate Scuffle and George Miller to discuss the myriad ways that the LVAC supports and grows the arts in our region.  

 They discuss the upcoming "Young At Art" event showcasing arts classes, camps and opportunities for young people, to PPA funding, the Arts & Access program, advocacy, arts services and publications, and artist showcases.  (Original air-date: 2/27/17)

George and Kate talk with William Sanders, Artistic Director of Civic Theatre of Allentown and director of their upcoming production of the Stephen Sondheim musical, "Assassins."

(Original air-date: 4/25/16)

Winners of 11th Annual Student Poetry Project on LV Arts Salon

Apr 21, 2016

In celebration of April being National Poetry Month, the winners of the 11th Annual Student Poetry Project (sponsored by the Lehigh Valley Press and WDIY) read their poems live on the air. Lehigh Valley Press Focus editor Paul Willistein and Marilyn Hazleton, The Swain School poet-in-residence and published poet, welcome and speak with the winners in each of the three categories: Marina from Parkway Manor Elementary School with "Moon;" Jazlynn from Trexler Middle School with "Nightmare;" and Mia from Whitehall High School with "The Waters of Bosphorus Lie

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)

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)

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