Peter Macon at OSF & Filmmaker Brian Lindstrom

Mar 11, 2011 1 Comment by

In this edition of Stage & Studio, host/producer Dmae Roberts talks with Actor Peter Macon, at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. And producer Macon Reed presents a feature story about Filmmaker Brian Lindstrom, for the “Pushing Boundaries” series. This is an encore edition, originally aired March 15th, 2011. (Photo Left: Peter Macon & Mark Murphey – […]

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WR7-Michelle Rae Anderson

May 24, 2011 No Comments by

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Michelle Rae Anderson calls herself a “experiential author, media ecologist, and pie-maker.” Writers Read 7 Since July 2009, Anderson has been unraveling her semi-autobiographical book, The Miracle in July, as a “first draft” web serial. In this week’s show, Anderson will read an excerpt from the series. The book is due to be published later this […]

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The Eternal Search For A Name

May 18, 2011 No Comments by

© Dmae Roberts 2011 *Originally published in The Asian Reporter.  Read more essays in the Dmae Writes section. When I produced Mei Mei: A Daughter’s Song, my autobiographical radio documentary, the marketing people at the network described it as the story of an “American-born daughter and her foreign born mother.” I had told them that […]

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Ing ‘Doc’ Hay-Frontier Herbalist

May 05, 2013 No Comments by

Dmae Roberts and MediaRites presents Ing ‘Doc’ Hay-Frontier Herbalist as part of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.  In the dry sagebrush hills of Eastern Oregon, a thriving Chinatown emerged, thanks in large part to an unusual doctor named Ing Hay. His medical practice was located in a general store named the Kam Wah Chung in John […]

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Mei Mei, A Daughter’s Song

May 25, 2011 2 Comments

As a special program for Asian Pacific American Heritage month, Dmae Roberts presents her 1990 Peabody award-winning personal documentary“Mei Mei, A Daughter’s Song“ This memoir docu-theatre piece is the personal story of cross-cultural and cross-generational conflict produced by Dmae Roberts. “Mei Mei”chronicles Dmae and her mother, Chu-Yin, as they travel to Taiwan together. Interviews and dramatizations […]

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Writers Read 6: Laurence Overmire

May 17, 2011 No Comments

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Laurence Overmire reads “An Actor Prepared”, a poem from his new book, “Gone Hollywood”, part six the ongoing Writers Read series. Overmire is a former professional actor and now poet. This segment also features music by Todd Barton, resident composer for the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Barton composed the music for OSF’s Language Archive. Overmire’s book […]

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Hand2Mouth: “Uncanny Valley”

May 17, 2011 No Comments

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Host and Producer Dmae Roberts profiles Hand2Mouth and their new show “Uncanny Valley” as part of the Pushing Boundaries series.

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Hand2Mouth, Cirque du Soleil & WR6

May 06, 2011 1 Comment

Dmae Roberts presents a membership drive edition of Stage & Studio. This week: a Pushing Boundaries feature story on”Uncanny Valley” from Hand2Mouth Theatre, backstage thoughts on “Dralion” from former Portlander Esther Daak now working with Cirque du Soleil, and the latest installment of Writers Read with poet Laurence Overmire. Please support arts coverage and  make your […]

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Rethinking Art with Social Practice

Apr 22, 2011 No Comments

How do you  push the boundaries and rethink the essence of art? Host/Producer Dmae Roberts talks with Harrell Fletcher and Jen Delos Reyes from Portland State University’s  Art and Social Practice MFA Program where students create socially engaging art projects.  Co-hosting is Producer Macon Reed who’s been examining several “social practice” art projects. We hear about […]

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Pendulum Aerial Arts

Apr 12, 2011 No Comments

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In the second Pushing Boundaries feature piece, Producer Macon Reed presents this sound collage of Pendulum Aerial Arts with artistic director Suzanne Kenney.

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