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.
What's Fertile Ground? Find out from Robert Guitron, Artistic Director Polaris Dance Theatre, Jessica Wallenfels, Artistic Director Many Hats Collaboration, Nicole Lane, Fertile GroundFestival Director, and Roy Antonio Arauz, Producing Creative Director Milagro Theatre.
Susannah chats with Shelly McLendon, Founder of Siren Theater and Rosie Rose Productions, and her friends Kirsten Kuppenbender and Rose Bonomo. Susannah also chats with Hamilton Superfan, Becci Swearingen.
Don't forget, this Wednesday, Shoshana Bean will be at Beaverton High School!
Also, sneak a listen of Shoshana Bean's Remember The Day! Shoshana will be at Beaverton High School on March 21 at 7:30pm!
What are artists thinking about when they talk about Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for 2018? Susannah asked Monica Fleetwood and Tyharra Cozier of Syde-Ide Collaborations, Ayanna Berkshire of Artists Repertory Theatre, and James Dixon of Theatre Vertigo.
Meet Adam Arnold; designer and creator of clothing. He has collaborated with the Portland Art Museum, the Contemporary Craft Museum, and Oregon Ballet Theater. Plus he designed a PERFECT dress for our Publisher Misty Tompoles! Visit his studio Thursdays, Friday and Saturdays! www.adam-arnold.com
On this weeks adventure, Susannah rides TriMet and Portland Street Car to attend Wintereisse at Portland Opera. Ride along as she chats with other riders about their adventures on puplic transportation! Bonus: Susannah shares a song she recorded ten years ago, People Watching by Richard Gray.