Today, Susannah talks to the spectacular Lila Down who will be sharing with The Oregon Symphony a celebration of Dia de los Muertos. This brilliant artist , combines her unique voice, compelling stage presence, and poignant storytelling to bridge traditions from across the Americas.
Winery Director Christine Clair, and Winemaker Joe Ibrahim talk about Willamette Valley Vineyard's wine story, and help me hone my skills in wine tasting! (including tasting some wine!)
45th Parallel Universe is celebrating their 10th Anniversary of creating envelope pushing work with The Big Bang on October 5th. Meet Ron Blessinger, Greg Ewer and Joe Berger who set the table for listening in unique ways; offering free private music lessons and providing beauty through music. Then, great minds think alike, Patrick Walsh is bringing The Iliad to all the correctional facilities in the state of Oregon, bringing theatre and music to returning citizens!
What are we here for? Is time a friend or an enemy? Do we all eventually end up in the same place, but take different routes to get there?
This is a funny, moving, and thought-provoking piece and you don't want to miss listening to Will Eno talk about his artistic process and zest for life.
Wakey Wakey, opens at Portland Playhouseon September 26th.
Danielle Weathers and Jason Glick talk about Milwaukie's own Chapel Theatre Collective https://chapeltheatremilwaukie.com
Their first production will be Kat Ramsburg's An Anatomy of a Hug; don't miss this chat about their juicy upcoming season AND
Captivating playwright Will Eno talks about his play Wakey Wakey, which will be opening at Portland Playhouse on September 26th. www.portlandplayhouse.org
So you're a person of color thinking about moving to Portland? I met Aric in LA, and he wanted to know what it's like to be a POC in Portland. I introduced him to artist and Artists Rep marketing guru, Kisha Jarrett to find out.
Cory Philley's passion for theatre conversations, and the work, is palpable as she talks about her full life as an individual artist, the Theatre and Facility Services Coordinator at the Shadbolt Centre for the Arts is Burnaby, BC, and the Artistic Director for their live performance season.
Susannah joins forces with Dmae Roberts of KBOO's Stage and Studio, interviewing superstar artist and activist Margaret Cho. Margaret returns to Portland on August 30-Sept. 2 at The Helium Club Portland.