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Climate Change Bills | Music Of Grief | Sports Marketing | World Championship Irish Dancing

OPB | Broadcast: March 16, 2017

We hear what climate change bills lawmakers are thinking about. We discuss the music of grief. Then we turn to the business of university sports marketing. We end the hour with an in-depth look at the Irish Dancing World Championship.

Choreographer Of Many Talents: Darrell Grand Moultrie Works With OBT

OPB | Broadcast: April 8, 2015

Darrell Grand Moultrie's career spans modern dance, ballet, opera, and a stint working with Beyoncé.

Christopher Stowell Leaves The Oregon Ballet Theatre

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 22, 2013

Long-time artistic director Christopher Stowell resigned in December. We'll hear why he left and what's next for him.

TBA: Nora Chipaumire

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 6, 2012

Dancer and choreographer Nora Chipaumire performs at the Time-Based Art Festival.

Wim Wenders on "Pina"

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 14, 2012

The German filmmaker Wim Wenders celebrates the work and life of choreographer Pina Bausch in his new 3D documentary, Pina.

Weekend Look-Ahead

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 26, 2012

How is your weekend shaping up? We'll discuss some options from the worlds of music and dance.

The Portland Ballet

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 22, 2011

This weekend the Portland Ballet performs a world premiere of A Midsummer Night's Dream. We'll find out about the school, the show, and what these young people hope to get from a youth dedicated to ballet.

Ten Tiny Dances

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 9, 2011

How did shrinking a stage down to 4X4 inspire nine years of innovative dance at a festival dedicated to performance art?