On Stage and Studio with Dmae Roberts, Composer Katie Griesar and Performer
Danielle Vermette tell us about Imago's "Big Little Things" - a fanciful
physical theatre piece about animals. And in the second half Mead Hunter of
Portland Center Stage talks about his adaptati...
For more than 40 years, maverick stop-motion animator Bruce Bickford has been
constructing dreamlike landscapes and bringing them to life, gaining
notoriety in the 1970's as the fertile mind behind the Frank Zappa films Baby
Snakes and The Amazing Mister Bickford. The subje...
Stage and Studio with Dmae Roberts features Tapestry Theatre's 1943 Christmas
from Home with Actor Jodi Eichelberger, Director Judy Straalsund Playwright
Pat Kruis Tellinghusen which features Big Band orchestra, the Golden Age of
Radio and highlights Japanese American Inter...
Dmae Roberts talks with Gregg Bielemeier and Lyndee Mah about Skinner, Kirk
+ Bielemeier dance concert Dec. 3-7th at the Portland Opera Studio Theatre
presented by Whitebird Dance. And Robin Lane of Do Jump's "Home for the
Holidays" is featured in the second half. That s...
Words & Pictures travels north to Bellingham, Washington, to visit Canadian
comics and animation wizard Michel Gagne, whose work runs the gamut from the
abstract jazz-inspired film Sensology to concept design for Disney and
Pixar. Gagne's bewildering take on the Dark Knigh...
Dmae Roberts focuses on the writers studio and talks with Benjamin Parzybok
about his debut book, Couch: A Novel published by Small Beer Press.
Benjamin Parzybok is the creator of Gumball Poetry, a (now defunct) journal
published through gumball machines, the Psychic Book ...
Dmae Roberts talks with Puppeteer Shuhe and Director Emily Alexander of Tears
of Joy Theatre's "The Jungle Book." In the second half Devon Allen brings
back the Pulitzer Prize nominated "Thom Pain (Based on Nothing) by Will
Dr. Deborah Smith Pollard discusses her work, "When Your Church Becomes
Your Party," an examination of contemporary gospel music.
What distinguishes this book from other gospel music scholarship is its
marriage of elements from the church, the academy, and the medium of
Dmae Roberts talks with Tamara Carrol, Aubrey Jensen and Miranda King of
Action/Adventure Theatre about their four-installment production of "Fall of
the House" a serialized theatre piece. And in the second half, Jon Kretzu
of Artists Repertory Theatre joins via phone to t...
Words and Pictures presents a compilation of Pacific Northwest cartoonists
reading from their works. Guests include Carol Lay, Charles Burns, Jim
Woodring, Bob Rini, David Malki, and John Callahan.