Posted by Steve Herman on June 17, 2014
The latest installment staring NBC’s NIghtly News Anchor Brian Williams hit The Tonight Shows airwaves Monday, this time to “Baby Got Back” by Sir MIx-a-Lot:
The production team takes years of footage to piece together a single song, word-by-word. If you’ve missed the other ones, you can see them all here:
Posted by Associated Press on June 9, 2014
Bryan Cranston portraying President Lyndon B. Johnson
NEW YORK — Robert Schenkkan’s “All The Way” has won the Tony Award for best play.
Starring Bryan Cranston, the play focuses on President Lyndon B. Johnson’s first year in office and explores both his fight for re-election and the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Schenkkan, who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1992 …
Posted by FM News 101 KXL on March 28, 2014
Photo by Andy Batt from OBT.org
KC Cowan contributed to this story
PORTLAND — After 18 years at Oregon Ballet Theatre, Principal Dancer Alison Roper is hanging up her toe shoes. She has dazzled audiences for nearly two decades, but she’s 40 now, and for a dancer, that’s old. She says she has suffered from some chronic injuries that are just getting …
Posted by Steve Leader on March 19, 2014
What happened? You were hooked on a tv show . Now it’s gone. Where’s the justice? You might get some by making your opinion known in a poll.
Kristi Turnquist of the Oregonian, our tv and pop culture expert, wants to hear from you.
Photos courtesy: Associated Press, The Oregonian
Posted by Steve Leader on March 14, 2014
Beth Harrington got the idea for a documentary about a singing family, the Carters, more than ten years ago. It came to her while working on an earlier film, “Welcome to the Club.” It’s the story of women who sang a type of music called “rockabilly” in the 1950’s. They didn’t get their due for decades.
While interviewing the women for …