Music

3 Leg Torso ‘Animals & Cannibals’

Oct 11, 2011 Comments Off on 3 Leg Torso ‘Animals & Cannibals’ by

Host Dmae Roberts presents the founders of the popular Portland group, 3 Leg Torso, Bela Belogh & Courtney Von Drehle. The original ‘meester’ street performers have turned 3 Leg Torso into a world class eclectic band. They present pieces from their hit CD “Animals & Cannibals” and talk about their longtime collaboration that began in the […]

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Sandra de Helen +Worship In Pink

Oct 21, 2011 Comments Off on Sandra de Helen +Worship In Pink by

Dmae Roberts visits with playwright Sandra de Helen who’s receiving a reading of her play in NYC. We’ll also spotlight a community celebration of breast cancer survivors at the Worship In Pink event in the Legacy Emanuel Medical Center Atrium. Featured music by NW musician Molly Bauchham from her new CD Maid on the Shore. […]

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Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

Mar 25, 2011 Comments Off on Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom by

Host/Producer Dmae Roberts features the Portland Playhouse production of August Wilson’s play Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom. We’ll be talking to Portland Playhouse’s Kevin Jones, director,and actors Julianne Johnson and Wendell Wright. Dmae also checks in Mari Watanabe of Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center about their Sakura (Cherry Blossom) Festival event April 3rd at noon to help  raise […]

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Sherman: A Jazz Opera

Feb 15, 2011 1 Comment

Dmae talks with Portland Jazz great Thara Memory and Librettist S. Renee Mitchell about Sherman: A Jazz Opera opening at Ethos-IFCC during Black History Month. Sherman highlights Portland’s jazz history during the 1940s-50s, a high point of jazz when a growth of African American families moved into the North Williams Ave. We learn about some of […]

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Stories From The Streets & Ernest Bloch

Jan 18, 2011 1 Comment

Dmae Roberts presents “Stories From The Streets”-readings by Lunacy Stageworks & Streetroots newspaper as part of continued coverage on the Fertile Ground Festival. Producer Tali Singer also offers an artistic feature story on the the life, music and photographs of Oregon Composer Ernest Bloch  the Oregon Jewish Museum. In the first part Stage and Studio, […]

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PHAME: Talent Revealed

Nov 11, 2010 1 Comment

At PHAME Academy, talent rules. Dmae Roberts talks to Stephen Marc Beaudoin, interim executive director of PHAME. In this episode of  Stage & Studio We hear about this academy that provides classes and performing opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities. PHAME offers varied classes in music, theatre, visual arts and creative writing in Portland. Beaudoin […]

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The Hillsboro Story & Eugene Ballet

Oct 09, 2010 Comments Off on The Hillsboro Story & Eugene Ballet

Dmae Roberts features The Hillsboro Story written and directed by Susan Banyas with original music by David Ornette Cherry. Banyas has been on a personal, historical and sociological journey acting as a detective on her childhood experiences during the Civil Rights era. Dmae is joined in the studio by Susan Banyas, David Ornette Cherry, Jennifer […]

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My Name Is Rachel Corrie & Brothers of the Baladi

Sep 18, 2010 1 Comment

Host Dmae Roberts features “My Name Is Rachel Corrie” and Brothers of the Baladi’s “Mosaic: A Day of Music & Dance” on Tuesday, September 21 at 11am on KBOO 90.7 FM. Northwest Classical Theatre Company and Three Good Friends presents a two-person play about Rachel Corrie, a 23-year-old Evergreen College student from Olympia, Washington who […]

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