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Fair-Haired Dumbbell | Oregon Symphony Gets Animated | Explode Into Colors | Bob Dylan On Portland's Streets

OPB | Dec. 3, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, creative sugarplums sweet enough to ruin your teeth and delight your ears, featuring crowd-sourced architecture, visual music, and much much more!

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NBCUniversal Orders New Series Based On Chelsea Cain's 'One Kick'

OPB | Dec. 1, 2016 6:45 a.m.

"One Kick" will be an international production.

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Artists Respond to Trump | Maria Semple | Alexander Chee | Rabih Alameddine

OPB | Nov. 19, 2016 noon

State Of Wonder kicked off Wordstock with three fantastic truth-telling authors, plus we check in with artists across the political spectrum on why art matters now.

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Wordstock: Lindy West | Peter Ames Carlin on Paul Simon | Rivka Galchen

OPB | Nov. 12, 2016 noon

State of Wonder's sold-out Wordstock show with sparkling conversation with three great authors, plus music by Y La Bamba's Luz Elena Mendoza.

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The Best Of OPB's State Of Wonder

OPB | Nov. 9, 2016 10:06 a.m.

A collection of the best episodes and stories from OPB's arts and culture show, State of Wonder.

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'State Of Wonder' From Eugene's 2015 Indie Game Con

OPB | Nov. 5, 2016 noon | Eugene, Oregon

We spend a day in Eugene's surprising hotbed of video games, playing and talking with upstart developers of all stripes.

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Where To Find State Of Wonder At Wordstock

OPB | Nov. 3, 2016 5:45 p.m.

Come to Portland's book festival to hear State of Wonder talk with Richard Russo, Lindy West, Maria Semple, Peter Ames Carlin, Rivka Galchen, Alexander Chee, Rabih Alameddine, Jonathan Lethem, Karen Russell, Nikki McClure and Christopher Rothko.

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August Wilson | Joe Sacco | Slenderman | Bri Pruett | Okkervil River

OPB | Oct. 29, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, cartoonist Joe Sacco takes on the housing emergency, Bri Pruett takes on the dating world, Irene Taylor Brodsky takes on Slenderman and Okkervil River takes on itself.

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Portland Producer Backs 'Hamilton' | Response To Ta-Nehisi Coates | Percussionist Colin Currie | Eastmoreland Controversy

OPB | Oct. 22, 2016 noon

This week on State of Wonder, Woody Guthrie's unknown time in Oregon, how a hometown girl became a producer on some of Broadway's biggest hits and a knockout percussionist plays our studio — literally.

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From 'Hamilton' To 'Hedwig,' Portland Producer Makes It Big On Broadway Musicals

OPB | Oct. 21, 2016 3:33 p.m. | Portland

Brisa Trinchero soared from Tigard's Broadway Rose Theatre to Broadway, where she's backed Tony-winning musicals from "The Gershwins' Porgy & Bess" and "Pippin" to "Evita" and "Peter & The Star Catcher."