Recent Blog Posts

Vagabond Opera

I recently had as guests on the September 28, 2007, Dog and Pony show, three members of Portland’s Vagabond Opera. If you cozy up to the post-modern, operatic, cabaret, Ukrainian mixed with Klezmer mixed with Middle Eastern…oh I give up. Listen for yourself and it will be t... Read more

Sale/lease of Mt. Tabor Park is off the table

  Well, I am no longer pissed at the city. In fact, I want to thank Comm. Saltzman and PPR Director, Zari Santner for allowing mediation.  Mediation brought a better understanding of the issues that needed to be resolved at Mt. Tabor Park.  Mediation brought the principal pa... Read more

voice actors needed for Radio Theater -

Voice actors needed for radio theater... The Ubu Hour will be pre-recording scripts this week so if you are interested in participating, come down to KBOO and join in. No experience necessary... just an ability to read and a desire to perform in a radio theater show and ha... Read more

The Tragedy of MacBush Is Now available for Download

The Ubu Hour's The Tragedy of MacBUSH (originally aired a couple years ago) is now available for download. A chilling tale of madness and power, witches and neocons, imperialism and fear. This is a hilarious one-hour radio theater satire that blends Shakespeare's classic  w... Read more

Musicians wrestle everywhere

As part of the Whole Whole Music program of September 7, 2007, I played a song by Elliott Carter based on a poem by Emily Dickinson. Here is that poem. Musicians wrestle everywhere (Emily Dickinson, c. 1860) Musicians wrestle everywhere— All day—among the crowded air I hear t... Read more