When we talk about the performing arts we have dance, music, opera, and the theatre in mind.
The talented artists who participate in performing arts love to entertain their audience. These actors,
comedians, dancers, musicians, and singers get great satisfaction from the people when they enjoy their
Allentown Symphony Orchestra
The region's only full symphony orchestra performs in historic Symphony Hall. The five concert season includes
a world premiere and performances by internationally acclaimed soloists and conductors.
The Bach Choir of Bethlehem
The Choir has been in existence for more than 100 years and is the oldest choir in America. The internationally
acclaimed 110 voice choir is joined by the Bach Festival Orchestra and distinguished soloists.
Civic Theatre of Allentown
This community theater mounts four to five productions each year, including its annual "Christmas Carol".
Civic also offers the 19th. Street Fil Series, featuring independent and international films.
DeSales University Theatre
ACT ONE, the production company of the Performing and Fine Arts Dept. offers a variety of programs,
ranging from musicals and comedies to drama and dance.
Center Valley. 610-282-3192
Lehigh Valley Chamber Orchestra
This professional orchestra has appeared in Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. The LVCO's season includes
international soloists and award-winning programming along with a variety of educational activities.
For more than 30 years, this all-volunteer, intimate community theater has been entertaining Lehigh Valley.
The playhouse offers eight productions this season, including drama, comedy and musicals.
The State Theatre Center for the Arts
This restored 1926 vaudeville theater offers musicals, concerts, children's shows, opera, ballet, headliners and more.
Easton. 610-252-3132 or 991-STATE (7828)
Zoellner Arts Center
The architectually stunning Zoellner Arts Center, located on the Lehigh University campus, offers an array of vibrant world-class music, dance, theater and visual arts in its three theaters and art gallery.