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Tony Kushner | Fun Home At PCS | Joan Shelley | Arvie Smith

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 30, 2017

This week on "State of Wonder," the writer behind "Angels in America" on writing for today, the head of Portland Center Stage on the hit musical "Fun Home" and more.

Arts Tax Spared | Filthy Friends | Sidewalk Chalk | Rene Denfeld

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 23, 2017

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.

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Sneaker Week | Bobbito Garcia | Deer Tick | Ages And Ages

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 16, 2017

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.

George Takei | PICA's TBA Festival | Classical Music In The Wild

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 9, 2017

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.

Rose City Comic Con Preview: Wonder Woman | Luke Cage | Shutter | Autumnlands

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 2, 2017

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.

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