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A New Direction: Catching Up With 'Live Wire'

OPB | Feb. 23, 2017 8 p.m.

We catch up with "Live Wire," a Portland–produced, nationally syndicated radio variety show that has gone through some changes.

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Art And Marriage: Crystal Schenk And Shelby Davis

OPB | Feb. 23, 2017 8 p.m.

Crystal Schenk and Shelby Davis are a husband-and-wife duo who collaborate on public art installations, including a collection of bronze sculptures found along Portland's Division Street.

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R&B, Gospel Artist Liz Vice

OPB | Feb. 9, 2017 8 p.m.

R&B, Gospel artist Liz Vice never imagined a life as a singer, but once she began singing in church, at age 32, her path quickly unfolded before her. 

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Ka'ila Farrell-Smith

OPB | Feb. 9, 2017 8 p.m.

The artwork of Ka'ila Farrell-Smith brings her Klamath-Modoc heritage into contemporary life.

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TriMet Orange Line Art

OPB | Oct. 20, 2016 8 p.m.

Art Beat rides the new TriMet MAX Orange line to discover a fantastic variety of public art on the run from downtown Portland to Milwaukie.

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Painter Robert Schlegel

OPB | Oct. 20, 2016 8 p.m.

Robert Schlegel's eye for architectural forms leads to sketches, prints, and large, luminous canvases.

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Darcelle XV

OPB | June 20, 2016 midnight

Darcelle XV is the West Coast’s oldest performing female impersonator, and operates what is likely the nation’s longest running drag revue.

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Jazz Pianist And Composer Darrell Grant

OPB | April 21, 2016 8 p.m.

In jazz pianist Darrell Grant's new album, "The Territory," he explores the landscape and the ideas that make up the state of Oregon. 

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Discovering Beverly Cleary

OPB | April 7, 2016 midnight

How will renowned children's author Beverly Cleary celebrate turning 100 this month? With a celebratory slice of carrot cake!

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DanceAbility International

OPB | Feb. 4, 2016 6 p.m.

DanceAbility International brings mixed ability dancers together to learn, teach and perform.