Arts and Culture

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Oregon History Comics

Airs at: Thu, 06/09/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Words and Pictures
Marc Moscato and Sarah Mirk of Portland's Dill Pickle Club introduce a series of comics highlighting unsung moments in Oregon history, and discuss their collaborations with local photographers, architects, tour guides, and middle-school students. Read more

Filmmaker Lawrence Johnson and Poet Leanne Grabel

Airs at: Tue, 06/07/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
 Host/Producer Dmae Roberts talks with Portland filmmaker Lawrence Johnson about his new film Stuff. Johnson tells about Stuff and his experiences covering Native American and Oregon history projects through the years. He shares some clips as well. Later in the show, Poet, ... Read more

Documentarian Peter Richardson, Mel Blanc Centennial, and Summer Film Camps

Airs at: Thu, 05/26/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Behind the Screen
On this month's edition of Behind the Screen, Jenn Chavez talks with Oregon documentarian Peter Richardson about his new feature How To Die in Oregon, which premieres tonight on HBO after winning the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.  Meanwhile, S.W. Conser as... Read more

My Soul Grown Deep and Writers Read 7

Airs at: Tue, 05/24/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  My Soul Grown Deep Host/Producer Dmae Roberts features director Bobby Bermea and actors Brenda Phillips, James Dixon and Anya Pearson of BaseRoots Theatre Company and their new show My Soul Grown Deep --a collaboration with Eric Hull of VOX.  We'll also have Wr... Read more

'Doc' Ing Hay: Frontier Herbalist in John Day

Airs at: Tue, 05/19/2020 at 11:00am - 11:30am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  In celebration of Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month... Dmae Roberts and MediaRites presents her documentary "Ing 'Doc' Hay-Frontier Herbalist."  In in the dry sagebrush hills of Eastern Oregon, a thriving Chinatown emerged, thanks in large part to an unusual... Read more

Hand2Mouth, Cirque du Soleil, and Writers Read 6

Airs at: Tue, 05/10/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
Dmae Roberts presents a membership drive edition of Stage & Studio. This week: a Pushing Boundaries feature story on"Uncanny Valley" from Hand2Mouth Theatre, backstage thoughts on "Dralion"from Cirque du Soleil, and the latest installment of Writers Read with poet Laurence ... Read more

A Wrinkle in Time / BodyVox

Airs at: Tue, 05/03/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae Roberts presents a membership drive edition with "A Wrinkle In Time" at Oregon Children's Theatre and A Thousand Little Cities at BodyVox Dance. The classic book by Madeleine L'Engle comes alive with a fantasy and sci-fi adventure. Director Marcella Crowson and acto... Read more

Rethinking Art With Social Practice

Airs at: Tue, 04/26/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
 How do you  push the boundaries and rethink the essence of art? Host/ProducerDmae Roberts talks with Harrell Fletcher and Jen Delos Reyes from Portland State University's  Art and Social Practice MFA Program where students create socially engaging art projects.  Co-hosting... Read more

Author Jane Kirkpatrick and The Daughter's Walk

Airs at: Tue, 04/19/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
Host/Producer Dmae Roberts talks with Oregon author Jane Kirkpatrick. She's authored more than 20 books and is an Oregon Book award finalist for "A Flickering Light." Her latest is "The Daughter's Walk" which is based on the true story of a mother and daughter in 1896 who b... Read more

Pendulum, Cymbeline, and WR 5

Airs at: Tue, 04/12/2011 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
Host/Producer Dmae Roberts reflects on the theme of  "Beauty" with the second Pushing Boundaries piece, this time featuring Pendulum Aerial Artswith artistic director Suzanne Kenney. Founded in 2000, Pendulum's innovative performances blend dance, drama, and storytelling wi... Read more