Arts and Culture

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Tix left for Grey Gardens and Jennifer Higdon

Here's the latest Stage and Studio, a special one-hour features "Grey Gardens" at Portland Center Stage and Jennifer Higdon, the most performed composer in America, who's performing with Third Angle New  Music Ensemble.  Become a member online or add to your membership and ... Read more

Grey Gardens, OSF Ashland, 3rd Angle Music

Airs at: Mon, 05/11/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Stage and Studio
Host Dmae Roberts presents a special one-hour edition of Stage and Studio. In the first part of the show, Dmae talks with the two lead actresses and Director Chris Coleman of Portland Center Stage's Grey Gardens, the riches to rag story of the decline of two relatives of Ja... Read more

The Importance of Mother's Day

Airs at: Thu, 05/07/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Bread and Roses
Bridget B. here, and this edition of Bread & Roses was all about The Importance of Mother's Day; it's actual meaning and how you can get involved to make a difference. Given that this show fell right before Mother's Day, or on Mother's Day in other countries, I wanted to br... Read more

Chekov's Three Sisters at Artists Repertory Theatre

Airs at: Mon, 05/04/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Stage and Studio with Dmae Roberts features a special membership edition with  Artists Repertory Theatre's Three Sistersby Anton Chekhov, which got a new adaption from Pulitzer Finalist Tracy Letts.  She talks with Director Jon Kretzu and two sisters, Amaya Villazan and ... Read more

Stage and Studio Membership Edition May 5th

On tomorrow's (Tues, May 8th 11-1130am) membership edition of Stage and Studio, I'll be featuring Artists Repertory Theatre's "Three Sisters" which got a new adaption from Pulitzer Finalist Tracy Letts. I'll be talking with the always brilliant Jon Kretzu and two sisters, A... Read more

Joan Gratz and Joanna Priestley

Airs at: Wed, 04/29/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Words and Pictures
Words & Pictures pays a visit to celebrated Portland animators Joanna Priestley and Joan Gratz.  Joanna is the founder of the local animation society ASIFA-Northwest, and Joan is the Academy Award-winning creator of the films Creation and Mona Lisa Descending a Staircase.  ... Read more

Behind the Screen: Spring Festivals and Screenings

Airs at: Tue, 04/28/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Behind the Screen
Hosts S.W. Conser and Toni Tabora Roberts preview two upcoming film festivals, the Oregon Sesquicentennial Film Festival and the Portland Documentary and eXperimental Film Festival, and talk to Galen Huckins of Filmusik about an upcoming live event at the Hollywood Theatre. Read more

Latest Stage and Studio with Dmae Roberts

Here's the latest SNS show...  Learned a lot from Olga Sanchez of Milagro Theatre about the history of Luis Valdez and El Teatro Campesino as she talked about "The Shrunken Head of Poncho Villa." It was also good to talk with ason Zimbler director of Re-Theatre Instrument'... Read more

Olga Sanchez of Milagro Theatre and Jason Zimbler of Re-Theatre

Airs at: Mon, 04/27/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
Host Dmae Roberts talks with Olga Sanchez of Milagro Theatre about the Luis Valdez "The Shrunken Head of Pancho Villa" - a groundbreaking Chicano satire of the 60s. Later Jason Zimbler, director of Re-Theatre Instrument tells us about revamping Shakespeare' "Much Ado About ... Read more

April 18 - Playlist Spotlight

His name is David Ornette Cherry and what a joyful kaleidoscope of sound he and his band members, Organic Roots, created at Jimmy Maks on Thursday, April 16.  Not only was David celebrating his birthday, which was on April 13, but he was celebrating the release of his lates... Read more