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Minh Tran Returns

Feb 02, 2019 Comments Off on Minh Tran Returns by

Dmae features dancer and choreographer Minh Tran who returns to the stage after an eight-year absence from the stage. He’s about to debut his most personal work to date about the recent loss of his parents and the renewal of the human spirit. Anicca/Impermanence on February 21-24, 2019 at Reed College (Aired 11am 2/5/19 on KBOO 90.7 FM or always […]

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Hazardous Beauty

Jan 26, 2019 Comments Off on Hazardous Beauty by

Dmae features Hazardous Beauty at Passin Art Theatre (running till Feb. 17th at the IFCC). She talks with playwright Bonnie Ratner and director Josie Seid about the play, the production and the intersections of race, class, aging, work, art and love.  (Aired 11am 1/29/19 on KBOO 90.7 FM or always on stagenstudio.com and always on  iTunes) Hazardous Beauty Written by Bonnie Ratner Directed […]

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Fuse Theatre 10th Anniversary

Jan 19, 2019 Comments Off on Fuse Theatre 10th Anniversary by

Dmae highlights Fuse Theatre Ensemble‘s 10th Anniversary original celebration works which are also part of the Fertile Ground Festival. She features Jane Comer and her piece I am an Actress and Rusty Newton Tennant, creator and director of unde+ec+able. Also featured are Sara Fay Goldman’s original acrobatic work Tether: ADHD+BDSM and  Kate Mura’s new solo work, The Tarot Show. All […]

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Here On This Bridge: The –Ism Project

Jan 15, 2019 Comments Off on Here On This Bridge: The –Ism Project

Host Joseph Gallivan interviews Samson Syharath, writer, actor and associate producer of MediaRites‘ Theatre Diaspora production of Here on this Bridge: The—Ism Project, featured in the 10th anniversary of Fertile Ground, Portland’s largest city-wide Festival of New Works. MediaRites’ Theatre Diaspora presents…. Here on this Bridge: The—Ism Project Original New Work by Josie Seid, Samson Syharath, […]

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Honoring Chinatown

Dec 01, 2018 Comments Off on Honoring Chinatown

Dmae features two nationally recognized theatre artists, director Desdemona Chiang and scenic designer Carey Wong. Both are currently collaborating together on KING OF THE YEES by Lauren Yee at the Portland Chinatown Museum. The play tells Yee’s family story in San Francisco’s Chinatown. But the themes are relevant to Portland’s own Chinatown history which the […]

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Red Door Project’s Cop Out

Nov 24, 2018 Comments Off on Red Door Project’s Cop Out

Dmae presents an in-depth conversation with Kevin Jones, artistic director of The August Wilson Red Door Project about the world premiere of Cop Out: Beyond Black, White & Blue. After their successful tour of Hands Up about racial profiling of African Americans by police that was performed before 12,000 people, Jones decided to create a follow up show from the […]

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Othello: The Remix

Nov 04, 2018 Comments Off on Othello: The Remix

Dmae talks with Vin Shambry, a nationally recognized actor, director, singer and storyteller. We’ll find out more about his career and about his recent project directing Othello: The Remix at Portland Actors Conservatory where he also works as an instructor.  The show is an imaginative reworking of  William Shakespeare’s classic play that transforms the protagonist into a […]

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We Can Listen

Oct 29, 2018 Comments Off on We Can Listen

Dmae presents three different stories from Portland theatre artists that was recorded for the We Can Listen series. Presented by the Old Church Concert Hall, the talk was recorded by Darren Oberg and hosted by Jane Vogel founder of Advance Gender and Equity in the Arts.  The topic was “Why Do I Keep Having These […]

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