For more than a year, Dmae RobertsÂ has been conducting interviews about the historic and current relationship between African Americans and Asian Americans debuts. What began as a documentary featuring the Crossing East ArchiveÂ collected for MediaRites‘ 8-hour … Read the rest
Dmae welcomes Devon Allen, co-artistic director of Our Shoes Are Red/The Performance Lab. She and co-producer Matt DiBiasio are performingÂ a two-person play. In David Harrower’s Good With PeopleÂ a woman encounters the man who bullied her son … Read the rest
May is Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month and events are heating up all over Portland.
Up first we’ll talk with playwright Nandita Shenoy whose playÂ Washer/DryerÂ gets its staged reading Oregon premiereÂ by Theatre Diaspora. Shenoy created this … Read the rest
Dmae presents two original works by dancer/choreographers Oluyinka Akinjiola of Rejoice! Diaspora Dance Theater and Subashini GanesanatÂ New Expressive Works (N.E.W.). They’re both collaborating on IGNITE on Jan.20–22. And in the second part of the show we hear from … Read the rest