Linda Austin & Ordinary Devotions

Mar 02, 2019 Comments Off on Linda Austin & Ordinary Devotions by

Dmae talks with award-winning veteran dance artist Linda Austin about her newest original show Ordinary Devotions running March 14-23 at Performance Works Northwest. Austin says this experimental dance work honors the particularities of her 65-year old body and its hunger for tactility. (Aired 11am 3/5/19 on KBOO 90.7 FM or always on stagenstudio.com and always on  iTunes) Linda Austin ‘s […]

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Scott Palmer and The Island

Feb 23, 2019 Comments Off on Scott Palmer and The Island by

Dmae talks with Scott Palmer, founding artistic director of Bag & Baggage Productions whose last day will be March 1st. He talks about the upcoming world premiere of The Island In Winter or La Isla en Invierno –the first of the Problem Play Project. Scott reminisces about his 15 year tenure at the theatre company […]

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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

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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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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