Dive into Portland history at The Pittock Mansion with Jennifer Gritt, who talks about all things Pittock; what a fascinating family. The mansion was built using local and regional materials, Pittocks ideas were state of the art. The mansion is open to visitors. Don't miss it!
What a joy to dive into art making with Samantha Wall. Born in Seoul, South Korea, and now living in Portland, Samantha is represented at Russo Lee Gallery, and is courageously and beautifully expressing her life in her drawings. Don't miss this interview!
Today Susannah chats with acting professor Connie's de Veer. Her new book (co written with Jan Elfline) is Actor For Life. Sean Hayes from Will and Grace says: "Connie's ability to connect with actors on an artistic and personal level that gave me all the tools I needed to succeed in this business."
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!)
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.
Art Activism. What is it? Layna Lewis of VIVA LA FREE talks to me about her dive into equity, diversity and inclusion as it pertained to the curriculum of Pioneer Sleepover Camp, under the auspices of the MESD of Portland Public Schools.
Statera Foundation takes positive action to bring women into full and equal participation in the theatre.I talk to Sarah Greenman, Creative Director of Statera Foundation. They are in their final week of fundraising, don't miss the change to UPLIFT. AMPLIFY. ADVANCE.
Chief Operating Officer & Director of Events and Communications, Marilyn Clint, reveals all there is to know about The Portland Rose Festival.