Midday Interview with Jemila Ericson http://whqr.org en Midday Interview: Zeb Mims and Nick Reed discuss Up All Night Productions, their new theatre company http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-zeb-mims-and-nick-reed-discuss-all-night-productions-their-new-theatre-company <p></p><p>Zeb&nbsp;Mims and Nick Reed talk about their part in the new theater production company, Up All Night Productions. Their first performance is a play written by Mims and directed by Reed called 'Forget About It.' The play is about a man who wakes up one morning unable to recall the past 7 months of his life. The play follows the internal struggle of the protagonist as he grapples with whether to uncover the past 7 months of his life or not. Further details and tickets are now available at <a href="https://www.browncoattheatre.com/">BrowncoatTheatre.com</a>.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:55:33 +0000 Alexa Doran 57801 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Zeb Mims and Nick Reed discuss Up All Night Productions, their new theatre company Midday Interview: Actress Lexi DiBenedetto http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-actress-lexi-dibenedetto <p><font color="#000000" style="font-family: Verdana, sans-serif;"><font face="Georgia, Times New Roman, Times, serif"><font>On today's Midday Interview Jemila Ericson spoke with young and aspiring actress Lexi DiBenedetto</font><font style="font-size: 10pt; line-height: 150%;">. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:56:33 +0000 Alexa Doran 57740 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Actress Lexi DiBenedetto Midday Interview: Sam Robison, Robb Mann, Patrick Basquill Discuss the Upcoming Production of 'Red' http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-sam-robison-robb-mann-patrick-basquill-discuss-upcoming-production-red-0 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The second production of Red Barn Studio's Summer Season is here! In the play 'Red' by John Logan viewers will follow the path of master abstract expressionist Mark&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rothko</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and his assistant Ken as they try to design a series of murals for what is lauded as the biggest commission in the history of modern art. &nbsp;The production will run from July 3-July 26 with showings Thurs-Sat at 7:30 pm and 3 pm on Sundays.&nbsp;</span></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:09:57 +0000 Alexa Doran 57477 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Sam Robison, Robb Mann, Patrick Basquill Discuss the Upcoming Production of 'Red' Midday Interview: Judy Greenhut and James Ellison discuss "On the Town" http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-judy-greenhut-and-james-ellison-discuss-town <p>Director and choreographer Judy Greenhut and actor James Ellison discuss their upcoming performance of the Broadway musical "On the Town." The musical takes place in NYC in 1944 and follows three sailors on 24 hour leave who are ready to let loose in The Big Apple. Tickets are on sale at the Center Box Office , located in the lobby of Thalian Hall. They are open Mon-Sat 2 pm to 6 pm. Tickets can also be ordered by phone (910) 632-2285 as well as online at www. thalianhall.org when you click on their calendar. Listen in to find out more.</p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 19:07:27 +0000 WHQR Staff 57401 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Judy Greenhut and James Ellison discuss "On the Town" Midday Interview: Cindy Sellers on Sea Note Choral Society's 2014 Patriotic Concert http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-cindy-sellers-sea-note-choral-societys-2014-patriotic-concert <p>Cindy Sellers, Director of the Sea Notes Choral Society joined WHQR's Bob Workmon&nbsp;to speak about an upcoming patriotic concert: "To Those Who Serve." Listen to the interview and get all of the good details on the performances from Sellers, who was the series' first director forty years ago.&nbsp;<br /><br />Saturday, June 28th at 7:30pm<br />Sunday, June 29th&nbsp;at 3:00pm</p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 21:07:45 +0000 WHQR Staff 57244 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Cindy Sellers on Sea Note Choral Society's 2014 Patriotic Concert Midday Interview: Artists on The Budding and Blooming Art Show at Mayfaire Town Center http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-artists-budding-and-blooming-art-show-mayfaire-town-center <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Wilmington Art Association presents The Budding and Blooming Art Show at Mayfaire Town Center on the Green, Saturday, June 28, from 10 to 4. Forty young “budding” artists will display and sell their work alongside twenty adult “blooming” artists. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:49:01 +0000 Jemila Ericson 57228 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Artists on The Budding and Blooming Art Show at Mayfaire Town Center Midday Interview: Barbara Raab on Pawsitive Partners Prison Program http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-barbara-raab-pawsitive-partners-prison-program <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Barbara </span>Raab<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is co-founder and president of Monty’s Home, a non-profit based in </span>Burgaw<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> that rescues and adopts out animals. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:31:59 +0000 Jemila Ericson 57158 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Barbara Raab on Pawsitive Partners Prison Program Midday Interview: Conductor Tom Smicklas on Brunswick Concert Band's Summer Concert Series http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-conductor-tom-smicklas-brunswick-concert-bands-summer-concert-series <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tom </span>Smicklas<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a clarinetist, saxophonist and conductor.&nbsp; He is directing the Summer Concert Series for the Brunswick Concert Band.&nbsp; It is presenting a week of patriotic concerts, </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">June 27<span class="s1"><sup>th</sup></span> through July 3<span class="s1"><sup>rd</sup></span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> at various venues in Brunswick County.&nbsp; Tom is also involved in the creation of the new Wilmington Symphonic Winds.&nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:22:54 +0000 Jemila Ericson 56842 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Conductor Tom Smicklas on Brunswick Concert Band's Summer Concert Series Midday Interview: Linda Lytvinenko Introduces the New Literacy Council Director Susan Pomeroy http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-linda-lytvinenko-introduces-new-literacy-council-director-susan-pomeroy <p class="p1">Cape Fear Literacy Council has a new Executive Director.&nbsp; Linda Lytvinenko is moving away, so she brought the new director, Susan Pomeroy, to our studios to introduce her to our audience and talk about future plans.&nbsp; Details at <a href="http://cfliteracy.org/">CFLiteracy.org</a></p><p class="p1">[In the photo, Susan is the one with the dark tan, even tho’ she just moved here from NY!]</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 17:50:35 +0000 Jemila Ericson 56841 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Linda Lytvinenko Introduces the New Literacy Council Director Susan Pomeroy Midday Interview: Donna Moore and Georgia Mastroieni on CAM's Summer Classes and Workshops http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-donna-moore-and-georgia-mastroieni-cams-summer-classes-and-workshops <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Cameron Art Museum offers great summer workshops, classes and camps for youth and adults. &nbsp;Donna Moore (The Museum School Director) and Georgia </span>Mastroieni<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> (Director of Youth and Family Education) give us the rundown. &nbsp;</span></p><p class="p1">Details available at <a href="http://cameronartmuseum.org/">CameronArtMuseum.org</a> or 910-395-5999.</p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:21:22 +0000 Jemila Ericson 56704 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Donna Moore and Georgia Mastroieni on CAM's Summer Classes and Workshops