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  • Friday Feedback for July 25, 2014

    Note: there appears to be a problem with the audio portion of this Feedback. The problem appears to be with our web host. We'll keep working on it.

    We’ll start with a couple of playlist questions. Martyn Hawkins wrote to us via Facebook:

    You have been playing the most magnificent music [Wednesday] evening at [10]:10, [11]:25, and [11]:44. I have tried to find out what it was so I could buy copies of it. In your typical moronic "Radio With Vision" there was no way to find out. Even Mayberry RFD would have a more sensibly arranged station.

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  • Newly-Launched Program Provides Post-Surgery Medical Care for the Homeless

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    A new local program is providing the homeless with shelter while they heal from surgeries.

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  • Midday Interviews 7/23/14
  • Midday Interview: Gareth Evans on The Antiquity Dinner at Bellamy Mansion


    Gareth Evans is the Executive Director of the Bellamy Mansion Museum.  On Saturday night at 6:30, the Bellamy is hosting an elegant Antiquity Dinner.  Chef Matthew Gould of Canape is providing a multi-course meal with cocktails and wine based on Victorian-era recipes from the Bellamy Mansion archives.  Tickets are $100 and seating is limited to 20.  More info:  Reservations: 910-251-3700  

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  • August 18-20, 7pm at Thalian Hall
  • Cinematique Presents "Ida"

    Follow Anna (later revealed to be Ida), a novitiate nun in 1960's Poland, as she enters on a painful, eye-opening journey into her family's past. Sent by the Mother Superior of her convent to visit her only living relative, Aunt Wanda, Anna uncovers the secrets of her family; secrets that are heavily shaded by the Holocaust and her family's ties to the Communist Party. Don't miss this critical favorite called the best film of the year by many. (PG-13, 1hr 20 min.)

    August 18-20, Monday-Wednesday, 7 pm

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  • Events
  • Cinematique Presents "SnowPiercer"

    A must-see sci-fi epic from director Bong Joon Ho (The Host), starring Chris Evans, Tilda Swinton, and John Hurt.Tthis film focuses on the aftermath of a failed global-warming experiment that ends up killing off most life on the planet. Survivors board the SNOWPIERCER, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine. When cryptic messages incite the passengers to revolt, the train thrusts full-throttle towards disaster. (R, 2hr 6 min.)

    August 11-13, Monday-Wednesday, 7 pm

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  • August 4-6, 7pm at Thalian Hall
  • Cinematique Presents "Life Itself"

    Director Steve James and executive producers Martin Scorsese and Steven Zaillian present Life Itself, a documentary film that recounts the inspiring and entertaining life of the world-renowned film critic and social commentator Roger Ebert. Ebert's story is by turns personal, funny, painful, and transcendent. Based on his bestselling memoir of the same name, Life Itself, explores the legacy of Roger Ebert's life, from his Pulitzer Prize-winning film criticism at the Chicago Sun-Times to becoming one of the most influential cultural voices in America. (R, 2hr)

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WHQR Events
  • This Friday, April 27, 6PM-9PM
  • Final "Pelicans" Reception In The MC Erny Gallery

    Witness an art exhibition honoring the majestic pelican of our coastal region. After years of abuse, discover a renewed respect for this beautiful creature and the natural world it inhabits. A lovely group show featuring the work of twenty-one fantastic local artists! This Friday night, 6PM-9PM.