Midday Interview with Jemila Ericson

Tues-Fri 12:06-12:15

During our Classical block on Tuesdays through Fridays at 12:06, Jemila Ericson and other staff members host a celebration of the arts and culture of the Lower Cape Fear. They interview artists, actors, dancers, writers and creators of community events--all the inspiring movers and shakers who enrich our lives.


Upcoming guests: 

Friday, July 25  Gina Gambony discusses Opera Wilmington.

Tuesday, July 29  Director Ray Kennedy and singer/actor Nygel Robinson tell us all about Opera House Theatre Company's production of Kiss Me, Kate!

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Midday Interview - April 11, 2012
2:47 pm
Wed April 11, 2012

"Nunsense 2"

Today I talked with director Thom Clemmons and actress Sydney Nobles about Brunswick Little Theatre’s production of Nunsense 2: The Second Coming at Odell Williamson Auditorium on the campus of Brunswick Community College. 

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Midday Interview - April 10, 2012
2:11 pm
Tue April 10, 2012

Azalea Festival Home Tour

Today I talked with George Edwards from Historic Wilmington Foundation about the upcoming Azalea Festival Home Tour (Saturday 12:30 to 6, Sunday 1 to 4). 

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Midday Interview - April 6, 2012
2:00 pm
Fri April 6, 2012

Ticket to Taste

"Ticket to Taste" was an event to raise funds for the non-profit Interfaith Refugee Ministry, which is settling a large community of Burmese immigrants in Wilmington. Jamie Mills is the Executive Director. 

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Midday Interview - April 5, 2012
2:10 pm
Thu April 5, 2012

Azalea Garden Tour

Karen Smith talked about the 59th Annual Cape Fear Garden Club Azalea Garden Tour.  It’s next Friday though Sunday, 10-6 daily (except for Airlie Gardens, which is only participating on Saturday).  Eleven private and two public gardens are featured.

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Midday Interview - April 4, 2012
4:02 pm
Wed April 4, 2012

"The Drowsy Chaperone"

Today I talked with Tom Briggs, artistic director of Thalian Association Community Theatre.  They opened a play last week on the mainstage of Thalian Hall, a wacky musical called The Drowsy Chaperone.

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Midday Interviews - Friday, March 30, 2012
2:31 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

Les Trois Amis art exhibition opens at Acme Art Studios

Les Trois Amis, a new show at the Acme Art Studios in downtown Wilmington, will have the three artists on hand Saturday, March 31st from 10 AM to 4 PM to chat with the public, following a lively opening earlier this month. 

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Midday Interview - March 16, 2012
2:25 pm
Fri March 16, 2012

Pat Hairston and Service Dog Angel

Pat Hairston and service dog Angel were my guests today on the Midday Interview. Their event, "Walk for Those Who Can't" will take place on Saturday, March 24th from 9AM to 12PM at Hugh MacRae Park.

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Midday Interview - March 14, 2012
3:07 pm
Wed March 14, 2012

"Something Wonderful" from the Carolina Vocal Arts Ensemble

Today I talked with Stephen Fields, Director of the Carolina Vocal Arts Ensemble.  Their March 24 concert is at Winter Park Baptist Church and is called Something Wonderful: The Musical Genius of Rodgers and Hammerstein. 

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Midday Interview - March 13, 2012
2:00 pm
Tue March 13, 2012

Linda Lavin and Friends with the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra

 The show is on Saturday night at 8 in Kenan Auditorium.

Midday Interview - March 9, 2012
2:00 pm
Fri March 9, 2012

Pelicans at the MC Erny Gallery

I talked with Elaine Cooper, who along with Marla Rice-Evans, is coordinating and participating in the next art show in the MC Erny Gallery.  It’s all pelicans all the time!

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