Midday Interview http://whqr.org en Midday Interview: Ray Kennedy and Nygel Robinson on "Kiss Me, Kate!" http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-ray-kennedy-and-nygel-robinson-kiss-me-kate <p class="p1">&nbsp;</p><p>Opera House&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Theatre</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Company presents the Cole Porter musical <i>Kiss Me, Kate!</i>&nbsp;starring Nygel Robinson and Kendra Goehring-Garrett. The play features a sparring ex-husband and wife who are attempting to stage a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew, in which they will play Petrucchio and Kate. WHQR goddess Jemila Ericson speaks with director/choreographer Ray Kennedy and actor/singer/dancer&nbsp;Nygel Robinson.</span><span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:25:30 +0000 Alexa Doran 58808 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Ray Kennedy and Nygel Robinson on "Kiss Me, Kate!" Midday Interview: Gina Gambony and Opera Wilmington http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-gina-gambony-and-opera-wilmington <p class="p1"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Gina Gambony previews Opera Wilmington's inaugural performances this weekend, interviewing directors and cast members including Nancy King, Joshua Collier, Nancy Carson, and Mark Sorenson.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:01:07 +0000 Alexa Doran 58643 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Gina Gambony and Opera Wilmington Midday Interview: Gareth Evans on The Antiquity Dinner at Bellamy Mansion http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-gareth-evans-antiquity-dinner-bellamy-mansion <p class="p1">&nbsp;</p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:46:45 +0000 Alexa Doran 58524 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Gareth Evans on The Antiquity Dinner at Bellamy Mansion Midday Interview: Lan Nichols on the 19th Annual Cape Fear Blues Festival http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-lan-nichols-19th-annual-cape-fear-blues-festival <p class="p1">&nbsp;</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:53:34 +0000 Alexa Doran 58289 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Lan Nichols on the 19th Annual Cape Fear Blues Festival Midday Interview: Karola Luttringhaus on the Sarus Festival http://whqr.org/post/midday-interview-karola-luttringhaus-sarus-festival <p></p><p>On August 21-24 2014 the much anticipated Sarus&nbsp;Festival will be back in Wilmington! The Sarus Festival started primarily as a dance festival and has now grown to include various forms of art, focusing especially on experimental and site specific art. Activities at this year's festival will range from performances to workshops to lectures. Listen to the interview to find out more!</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:47:03 +0000 Alexa Doran 58102 at http://whqr.org Midday Interview: Karola Luttringhaus on the Sarus Festival 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: 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