Oregon Art Beat Co-Host/Producer
In addition to her work for Art Beat and OPB, Katrina has worked in television production for more than 15 years, starting at Chicago's PBS station (WTTW) and spending more than a decade as an independent producer in Illinois, Colorado and Oregon. Katrina has produced and written for PBS, HGTV, Food Network, Fine Living Network, ESPN and many others. Her interest in education and media includes a Masters in Education (Technology in Education); and she has taught media literacy skills to elementary and middle school students in the Portland Public Schools for the past three years. She enjoys living in Portland, especially hiking in Forest Park, eating locally grown food, and attending the Jazz Festival every year.
Bill Rauch has been artistic director of Oregon Shakespeare Festival since 2007. On the eve of OSF's 80th year, we catch up with him and get his reflections on his first seven seasons.
Entertainment | Arts | Family | Sports | Oregon Art BeatOPB | Feb. 9, 2015 10 p.m.
Jock Bradley has spent his career taking photographs that sell - but his new project is very close to his heart. It's called "Portraits of Cancer" and it's a tribute to his sister, who passed away of cancer in the summer of 2014.
Françoise Weeks creates unique fashion pieces such as rings, necklaces, headpieces and handbags — all made from a wide variety of plants and flowers.
The local band with strong Russian roots will be performing at their annual dance party this weekend. Check out video of their rehearsal for the big celebration.
Pop-up readings are springing up around Portland to create awareness about Wordstock, an annual literary festival that kicks off this weekend at the Oregon Convention Center.