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Christmas Carol Special! Live Benefit Show!

15 December, 2010 (00:45) | 2010 Season, Live Shows

For many years, members of the Willamette Radio Workshop have given special performances of “A Christmas Carol” for audiences around the Portland metro area who might not otherwise have had any holiday entertainment.  Now we’re taking this tradition to the next level with a live performance, open to the public, to benefit the Oregon Food […]

Late Night Surprise!

8 November, 2010 (22:35) | Broadcast Shows

Late night surprise for WRW fans. Turnstiles, the Shadow and the Outsider all on tonight on Radio Theater Round Up on KBOO 90.7 fm and streaming online. Enjoy!

Kennedy School Becomes the “Theater of Blood” for Halloween!

20 October, 2010 (11:56) | 2010 Season, Live Shows

LIVE RADIO and HALLOWEEN TRICK OR TREATING Featuring THEATER OF BLOOD! Freely and affectionately adapted from the 70′s Vincent Price Classic film by Cynthia J. McGean. as performed live by The Willamette Radio Workshop! Where you ask? At McMenamins Kennedy School, in the Gymnasium. A special treat for the kids, avoid the rain and still get candy. Trick […]

WRW and Filmusik Present “Turkish Star Wars”

20 October, 2010 (11:35) | 2010 Season, Live Shows

Members of WRW including Sam A. Mowry, Mary Thomas, Mark Houmayoun and James Dineen lend their voices to the 1982 classic.  Click on the poster to see the trailer and get more details, including how to buy tickets for this one-time-only show!

WRW and Filmusik Visit The Lost World

20 August, 2010 (16:08) | 2010 Season, Live Shows

The “Movies in the Park” series from Portland Parks & Recreation continues, offering this weekend the ambitious presentation of the silent classic The Lost World, featuring an original score performed by Filmusik Chamber Orchestra, joined by Willamette Radio Workshop, (Mark Homayoun, Sara Rae, Tim Riley and Sam A. Mowry) plus live Foley sound effects by […]

Filmusik Present “Gulliver’s Travels”

25 June, 2010 (23:04) | 2010 Season, Live Shows, Other Projects

The collaboration between WRW and Filmusik continues in July with the presentation of the 1939 Fleischer brothers animated feature “Gulliver’s Travels.”  WRW Director Sam A. Mowry will direct the voice acting cast to provide the voices of adventurer Gulliver and the hundreds of tiny citizens of the fairy-tale land of Lilliput. David Ian will lead […]

Flash Gordon Returns!

4 May, 2010 (22:59) | 2010 Season, Live Shows

WRW celebrates the 11th annual McMenamins UFO Festival with the classic sci-fi adventure serial, “The Amazing Interplanetary adventures of Flash Gordon.”  A special compilation of the first four episodes of the 1935 weekly serial, which we are calling “Marooned on Planet Mongo!” will be presented at 2pm Saturday, May 15 in Mattie’s Room at McMenamins […]

Poetry Off the Page

13 April, 2010 (13:43) | 2010 Season, Other Projects

VOX: A Spoken-Word Chorus Presents Poetry Off The Page Some of Portland’s finest actors and singers present an ingenious evening of poetry in performance. VOX, a unique spoken-word chorus, performs poetry as music. Phrased by actor and director Eric Hull, and selected with the guidance of poet and PSU professor Michele Glazer, the poems are […]

East of the Sun, West of the Moon

16 March, 2010 (16:08) | 2010 Season, Other Projects

Performance Date: Friday, April 9, 2010Time: 8:00pm – 11:00pm Location: Splendorporium Art Gallery, 3421 SE 21st Avenue, Portland, OR Join us for the Julians premier performance on Friday, April 9th at 8:00 p.m. at the amazing Splendorporium Gallery, 3421 …SE 21st Ave! “East of the Sun West of the Moon” is a night of music […]

The Hobbit Is (There and) Back Again!

1 January, 2010 (13:20) | 2010 Season, Live Shows

Come join the Willamette Radio Workshop as we make another journey to Middle-earth with “The Hobbit’s Greatest Hits,” our one-of-a-kind adaptation of the J.R.R. Tolkien classic. We start at the beginning and end at the end, but a lucky draw from the hat will take us to “The Trouble with Wargs,” “Roast Mutton,” meeting the […]