Cheryl Strayed: On Writing, Family & Success

Apr 06, 2013 Comments Off on Cheryl Strayed: On Writing, Family & Success by

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Tune into Stage & Studio for an in-depth and intimate talk with author Cheryl Strayed. The last year and a half has been a whirlwind of success for Strayed with “Wild” hitting #1 on the NY Times Bestseller list, an Oprah Book Club selection and a film option. But her writing success has been a […]

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Guapa At Milagro+Arts Tax Update

Mar 16, 2013 Comments Off on Guapa At Milagro+Arts Tax Update by

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An inspiring tale of a young women dream to be an international soccer star. That’s the focus of Guapa by Caridad Svich a world premiere play at Milagro Theatre. Dmae Roberts finds out about this new work with artistic director Olga Sanchez. We’ll also hear from Jorge Huerta, leading Latin American Theatre expert. In the second […]

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Insatiable + Black Grace

Mar 09, 2013 Comments Off on Insatiable + Black Grace by

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Portland Taiko’s Insatiable is a new compositions exploring as they say “the possibilities of the art form of taiko through contemporary reflections on Japanese folk dance.”

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Sowelu’s Hard Times

Mar 02, 2013 Comments Off on Sowelu’s Hard Times

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Stage & Studio takes a look at Sowelu Theatre’s Hard Times Come Again No More, by Martha Boesing which is based on four stories by activist/writer Meridel Le Sueur. Dmae Roberts talks with Sowelu’s Lorraine Bahr and Martha Boesing. Then in the latter part of the show a Writer’s Read segment with writer Bing Bingham in northern, […]

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Remembering Octavia Butler

Feb 24, 2013 Comments Off on Remembering Octavia Butler

As part of Black History Month, cialis I thought I would call attention to a writer I’ve “discovered” in the last two years. I’ve long been a fan of science-fiction literature, treatment but had not read any for at least a decade or more except for the writings of Portland’s Ursula K. Le Guin. Then […]

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Philip Kan Gotanda: Timeless Playwright

Feb 23, 2013 Comments Off on Philip Kan Gotanda: Timeless Playwright

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A conversation with Philip Kan Gotanda, one of the most prolific and successful playwrights in the country. He was at Portand’s Reed College to speak for their Aloud series. Dmae Roberts talks with Gotanda about the unexpected pathway of his career, several of his plays and films and his experiences adapting his Japanese American family […]

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Triangle Productions + White Bird Dance

Feb 09, 2013 Comments Off on Triangle Productions + White Bird Dance

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A spotlight on two different productions:  Dmae Roberts talks with Ritah Parrish and Wendy Westerwelle in  Triangle Productios 25 Questions For A Jewish Mother and later in the show, White Bird’s Walter Jaffe tells us about New Zealand dance troupe Black Grace, presented by White Bird Dance in their Portland premiere. (Aired Tues Feb. 12th at 11am on […]

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Scott Carrier, Writer & Radio Veteran

Jan 28, 2013 Comments Off on Scott Carrier, Writer & Radio Veteran

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Hear about the work of Peabody-winning radio producer and writer, Scott Carrier. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Carrier has produced documentaries that have been heard on nearly every major public radio show including This American Life. His stories have been published by Harpers, Mother Jones, Esquire and Rolling stone and is the author of […]

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