OPB | Sept. 22, 2017
The Portland company has abandoned the classic plays and big musicals for cutting-edge, provocative, dangerous productions this season, despite the financial risks.
NPR | Sept. 23, 2017
The singer, inspired as a teen by James Brown, didn't release his first album until 2011, at the age of 62. For the six years that followed, through a battle with cancer, he never wasted a moment.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2017
From a new cookbook of Portland restaurant recipes, Anh Luu's Vietnamese-Creole gumbo tells the story of her family's journey from Vietnam to New Orleans to Oregon.
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The master printer at the Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts has worked with some of the Northwest's leading artists to create print editions of their work.
Actor and activist George Takei will appear with Oregon Symphony Sept. 16.
Music | Entertainment | NW Life | Artsopbmusic | Sept. 12, 2017 11:45 a.m. | Portland
The Swedish singer-songwriter with the Americana sound returns to Portland at Revolution Hall Sept. 23. Enter to win tickets and vinyl copies of two recent releases available for the first time in the U.S.
September show at Gallery 135 tracks family memories, and the double lives led by people of color.
NPR's Ailsa Chang talks to rapper about his new book, The Autobiography of Gucci Mane. It traces his life as an artist who forged an unlikely path to stardom and personal rebirth.
Will a scientific breakthrough called CRISPR make GMOs obsolete? Should we fear the "bananapocalypse"? And what's the deal with "The Doomsday Vault"? Listen to Episode 27 of "The Four Top" podcast to find out.
Helen’s Pacific Costumers was still whipping up homemade costumes and custom-built mascots until last week when after 127 years, they closed their doors, permanently.
Music | local | Entertainment | NW Life | Arts | State of WonderOPB | Sept. 8, 2017 2:26 p.m. | Portland
Outgoing artistic director Angela Mattox picks five shows and reflects on the global festival, plus we talk with Stew of the band the Negro Problem about keeping Portland real.
Music | Entertainment | NW Life | Artsopbmusic | Aug. 31, 2017 12:30 p.m.
The soulful Americana group premieres a stirring new song written in response to a traumatic event.
local | Sports | NW Life | RecreationOPB | Aug. 26, 2017 3:56 p.m. | Seaside, Oregon
"I need a nap and a shower. But I loved it. Every second of it," said one Hood To Coast runner, minutes after finishing the relay, a few hours before his wedding.
After closing its doors almost 30 years ago, the historic Times Theater could come back to life early next year.
local | Nation | News | Sports | RecreationOPB | Aug. 30, 2017 9:15 a.m. | Portland
Some fans called it the fight of the decade. Others called it an over-hyped cash grab. But an Oregon man has another term for this month's Floyd Mayweather versus Conor McGregor boxing match: ripoff.
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