OPB | Broadcast: July 20, 2017
Local insurer Moda tells us what federal health care repeal efforts mean for business. Also, the history of the piano (plus some music!), and a different origin story for Romeo and Juliet.
OPB | Broadcast: May 9, 2017
A new play about an immigrant couple premiers from an Egyptian-American playwright, a response to yesterday's interview about the Oregon Democrats' tax plan, and an update on regional business news.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 12, 2017
Oregon clown Michael O'Neill is a member of Clowns Without Borders, a different kind of relief organization.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 20, 2017
In a 1 p.m. show following NPR special coverage, we'll talk about the inauguration and other news of the week, look ahead to the Women's March on Portland, and hear about a play about Astoria.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 16, 2016
We hear the latest business news, check in on Oregon Shakespeare Festival's ongoing "American Revolutions" historical plays project, hear about a recall election in Grant Co., and get updates on the Olympics from NPR's Tom Goldman.
OPB | Broadcast: July 28, 2016
Playwright and director Ginger Dayle wrote a play focused on Robert F. Kennedy's 1968 visit to Roseburg and the mass shooting there last October. Roseburg residents are unhappy about the play.
OPB | Broadcast: July 31, 2015
A new play from Hand2Mouth Theatre imagines what the characters in the film, My Own Private Idaho, would be doing 25 years later.
OPB | Broadcast: May 28, 2015
The Portland premiere of "Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play," by Reed graduate Anne Washburn, is up at the Portland Playhouse now.
OPB | Broadcast: April 9, 2015
The Oregon Children's Theatre is putting on "columbinus," a production that explores the 1999 Columbine shootings.
OPB | Broadcast: March 17, 2015
TUESDAY: The play running at Artists Repertory Theatre is about a futures trader bartering for his life after getting kidnapped in Pakistan.
OPB | Broadcast: July 25, 2014
Oregon Shakespeare Festival's The Great Society tells the story of the metastasizing war in Vietnam that largely derailed Lyndon Johnson’s ambitious domestic agenda.
OPB | Broadcast: July 22, 2014
TUESDAY: For the last two years, the Oregon Children's Theater has encourages young people to write plays about bullies and bullying.
OPB | Broadcast: April 17, 2014
THURSDAY: The Oregon Ballet Theater will honor the end of Alison Roper's dancing career by showcasing her talents in a final performance.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 23, 2013
How does 3D printing technology change the way an artist works?
OPB | Broadcast: May 1, 2013
Portland author Ursula K. Le Guin's groundbreaking 1969 science fiction novel is being staged by Hand2mouth Theatre and Portland Playhouse.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 30, 2013
Feral is a play highlighting the lives of hundreds of Portlanders who are experiencing homelessness.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 6, 2012
The August Wilson Red Door Project is using August Wilson's plays to prompt dialogue about race in Portland.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 27, 2012
Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 10, 2012
Artist, advertiser, and occasional auctioneer, Andrew Dickson, performs live life coaching at this year's TBA Festival.