local | Entertainment | NW Life | ArtsOPB | Sept. 22, 2017 12:05 p.m.
The Portland company has abandoned the classic plays and big musicals for cutting-edge, provocative, dangerous productions this season, despite the financial risks.
Entertainment | local | NW Life | Arts | Music | Books | State of WonderOPB | Sept. 23, 2017 noon
On 'State of Wonder,' live sessions with Sidewalk Chalk and star-studded Filthy Friends, Rene Denfeld on how her work as a private investigator inspired her book, Artist Rep shakes up the theater season and more.
Music | local | Entertainment | NW Life | Arts | State of WonderOPB | Sept. 16, 2017 noon | Portland
This week on "State of Wonder," Portland gets its first shoe festival, the Coast gets a big new music festival with Stackstock, Deer Tick gets a new acoustic sound and more.
Music | local | Entertainment | NW Life | Arts | State of WonderOPB | Sept. 9, 2017 noon
This week on 'State of Wonder,' we talk Twitter and Copland with George Takei, hear about the must-see shows at the Time-Based Art Festival, and celebrate James Baldwin with Stew and the Negro Problem.
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.
local | Entertainment | NW Life | Books | Arts | State of WonderOPB | Sept. 2, 2017 noon
This week, "State of Wonder" meets some of the local creators behind the leading comic books as they gear up for Portland's biggest comic convention, where Weird Al Yankovic rubs shoulders with 100 Harley Quinns.
Music | local | Entertainment | NW Life | ArtsOPB | Aug. 12, 2017 11:41 a.m. | Big Summit Prairie, Oregon
This week, 30,000 people from around the world will head to the remote Ochoco Mountains to enjoy a mammoth festival filled with 400 musical acts and dozens of workshops, speakers and artists.
Entertainment | local | NW Life | Arts | Music | Books | State of WonderOPB | Aug. 12, 2017 noon
This week on "State of Wonder," Oregon's most audacious eclipse festival, writer Robert Michael Pyle searches for Bigfoot, the descendant of an infamous train robber plays outlaw country and more.
Music | Entertainment | Business | NW Life | ArtsOPB | Aug. 11, 2017 1 p.m.
When Darrell Brann bought a concert venue in Wallowa County, he knew it wasn’t a no. 1 destination for big touring bands or really touring bands of any size. These days, that's changed.