Linking Arts, Learning and Life
ArtsLehigh's mission is to facilitate and deepen engagement in the arts at Lehigh University among students, faculty, staff and the local community.
Arts Directory - A Quick Guide to the Arts at Lehigh University and in the Local Community
Art, Architecture and Design Department
Arts and Engineering Program
Department of English
Department of Journalism & Communications
IPD Program – Integrated Product Development
Department of Theatre
Art Galleries on Campus
Lehigh University Art Galleries (LUAG)
Dubois Gallery – Maginnes Hall
Girdler Student Gallery – University Center
Rauch Business Center Gallery
Sculpture Garden and Memorial Walkway
Siegel Gallery – Iacocca Hall
Zoellner Arts Center – Main Gallery
Zoellner Arts Center – Lower Gallery
Performance Venues on Campus
Zoellner Arts Center
Black Box Theatre
Ulrich Student Center
Bhangra – Indian Dance Team serves to innovate/integrate bhangra into contemporary culture
Dance Team – Lehigh University’s Dance Team, performs at basketball games/events
Dancin’ – Weekly classes in jazz, tap, ballet and hip hop
Hip Hop Club – Students engage in alternative forms of dance. Club promotes diversity of activities
LU Finest – STEP Dance Club promotes awareness and explores evolution of STEP culture
Swing Club – Weekly lessons in various swing styles and open dances throughout the year
Tango – Tango Club meets twice a week dancing in the Argentina style
Film and Media Arts
Anime Eki Animation – Promotes Japanese animation and comic books as an art form
Film Society – Facilitates and supports students in filmmaking
LU Sound – Students learn about professional audio concepts and practices
Unregistered TV (Lehigh Unregistered) – Student run video production in the genre of SNL
Amaranth – Student run literary magazine published annually
Brown and White (The) – Lehigh University’s student newspaper
Drown Writers – Offers writers the opportunity to read their original works
Epitome – Lehigh University’s student yearbook
Foni – Lehigh University’s international literary magazine
Lehigh Review – Yearly journal of academic writings by undergraduates
Origyns - Women’s Center annual feminist literary journal
Patriot (The) - Forum for the political and social writings and opinions of Lehigh University, to foster debate and discussion, and to work against political apathy
Williams Prize (The) – Lehigh’s annual writing prizes, undergraduates can will up to $1000
Women’s Word (The) – Women’s Center newsletter
Music – Credit
Marching 97 – Lehigh University’s marching band, performs at all home football games
Chamber Music Collegium
Choir (The Lehigh University) – 50 mixed voices, auditions held beginning of the academic year
Choral Union (The Lehigh University) – Symphonic choir: students, faculty, staff & community
Men’s Glee Club – Reinstated in 2005 after a 30 year absence, perform barbershop, fight songs
Dolce - Women's Choir
Jazz Ensemble (The Lehigh University) – Auditions held beginning of the academic year
Jazz Band (The Lehigh University) – Auditions held beginning of the academic year
Jazz Combo I & II – Membership is by invitation
LUVME – Lehigh University’s Very Modern Ensemble
LU Philharmonic Orchestra (The Lehigh University) – 90+ musicians, mostly non-music major undergraduates
Wind Ensemble (The Lehigh University) – Students performing on woodwinds, brass, percussion
Music – Non Credit
A Whole Step Up – A cappella men’s group
Echoes – A cappella women’s group
Kappa Kappa Psi – Band fraternity providing service to music organizations campus/community
Mariachi Club – Students and faculty members perform traditional music of Mexico
Melismatics – A cappella men/women group
Pep Band – Band performs at the men’s and women’s basketball games
WLVR-FM Radio – Lehigh University’s student operated radio station, host your own show
Diamond Theatre Productions
The Last Days of Judas Iscariot
The Hip-Hop Project
Black Box Theatre
Mustard & Cheese - Lehigh University’s student drama club, Hobo Army improv troupe
Women’s Center Annual Production of the Vagina Monologues
Annual Student Juried Exhibition - Lehigh University Art & Architecture Department Students
Balance – Students interested in cultural/intellectual experiences in art and related fields
Eyelevel – Architecture social club
Make and Take – Weekly activities on Fridays at the Student Union
Late Nights – Events held on campus Friday and/or Saturday nights
Miniversity – Try something new in the arts/culture through these mini courses
University Productions (UP) – Battle of the Bands, Kenner Theatre Movie Series, Music & Comedy Shows, Trips
Community – (Bethlehem)
Banana Factory - Classes in ceramics, glassblowing, drawing, painting, photography. Art Gallery.
Campus Square - Two eateries, Lehigh University bookstore, convenient market, relaxing courtyard.
Community Artists of Bethlehem (CAB) - Art activist group in South Bethlehem.
Godfrey Daniels - Intimate venue for folk singers in South Side Bethlehem.
Home & Planet - Home décor and more made from recycled products. Art Gallery.
Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild - Local storytelling groups performs and holds workshops.
Monsoon - South Side Bethlehem Art Gallery.
Moravian Book Shop - Oldest bookstore in the world founded in 1745. Books and so much more.
SouthSide Film Institute - Monthly screenings of independent films.
Stone Soup Studios – Unique studio with a tasteful blend of artistic wares.
Touchstone Theatre - Community Theatre Group in South Side Bethlehem.
Places of Local Interest
Allentown Art Museum - Local museum featuring works from local to international artists
Civic Theatre of Allentown - Independent Film Series, Performances, Acting Lessons
Crayola FACTORY (The) - Home of the Crayola Crayon
Martin Guitar Company (The) - Maker of the famous Martin Guitars
Payne Gallery - Art Gallery at Moravian College
Williams Visual Arts Building - Art Gallery/Education Building at Lafayette College
Williams Center for the Arts - Performing arts center at Lafayette College
State Theatre Center for the Arts - Performances from local to international companies in all genres