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Brothers of the Baladi

Airs at: Tue, 10/06/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
 Host Dmae Roberts talks  with the Portland music group The Brothers of the Baladi, a Grammy-nominated band specializing in Middle Eastern/World Music. This is a membership drive edition of Stage and Studio with CDs of their music as thank-you gifts for your support! We hav... Read more

Voices of Black Poets

Airs at: Thu, 10/01/2009 at 11:30am
Produced for Black Book Talk
Today's show features a focus on black poets and poetry with historical recordings of rarely heard poets.   Read more

Wordstock 2009

Airs at: Tue, 09/29/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
 Dmae Roberts talks with Executive Director Greg Netzer of the Wordstock Festival featuring 170 writers from across the country and the Northwest including Sherman Alexie, James Elroy and Jacquelyn Mitchard happening Oct 10th & 11th at the Oregon Convention Center. Read more

White Bird Dance and Wordstock Festival

Airs at: Tue, 09/29/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae Roberts talks with Paul King and Walter Jaffe ofWhitebird Danceabout their new season of dance concerts beginning with Mikhail Baryshnokov. And in the second half of the show, we get a previewwith Executive Director Greg Netzer of the Wordstock Festival featuring 170... Read more

Rick Lewis, music director of "Ragtime" at PCS

Airs at: Tue, 09/22/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
 Dmae Roberts talks with Rick Lewis, musical director of "Ragtime" at Portland Center Stage. Hear some of music and the thoughts behind working with actors and singers to bring out complex melodies and orchestrations. And in the second part, JR Wickham of Theatre Vertigo te... Read more

Erika Moen & Lucy Knisley on Words & Pictures

Airs at: Thu, 09/10/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Words and Pictures
Lucy Knisley, author of French Milk, and Erika Moen, creator of DAR: A Super-Girly Top-Secret Comic Diary, join Words & Pictures' S.W. Conser to discuss cartoon travelogues, online journaling, collaborative art-making, and the fine line between Renaissance iconography and p... Read more

Home Movie Day

Airs at: Thu, 08/27/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Radiozine
S.W. Conser previews International Home Movie Day with local film preservationist Tom Robinson.  This segment originally aired on the August 28 premiere episode of Behind the Screen.  Read more

Steffen Silvis, theatre critic returns to Portland

Airs at: Tue, 09/08/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
  Dmae Roberts talks with Steffen Silvis, former theatre critic for Willamette Week. He recently returned from Prague where he's lived for four years. He describes his adventures reviewing Czech plays and remembers his time as critic in Portland. Read more

"Ursula" by Our Shoes Are Red w/ Devon Allen&Carolyn Holzman

Airs at: Tue, 09/01/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Stage and Studio
Dmae Roberts talks with Devon Allen, Mathew Dibiasio & Carolyn Holzman present "Ursula"for the Our Shoes are Red/Performance Lab presented at the IFCC.This is part of an international collaboration in which 50 theatre companies are performing the same work are celebrating t... Read more

Behind the Screen premiere: TBA '09, Homegrown DocFest, and Home Movie Day

Airs at: Thu, 08/27/2009 at 12:00am
Produced for Behind the Screen
Behind the Screen now airs the fourth Thursday of every month on the KBOO Radiozine.  In this premiere episode, Toni Tabora-Roberts reports from the Time-Based Art Festival, Natalie Butto talks with Homegrown Documentary Festival curator Ian McCluskey, and S.W. Conser previ... Read more