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 - May 30, 2012
2:10 pm
Wed May 30, 2012

Cape Fear Shakespeare on the Green 2012

Today we talk with Steve Vernon, who’s directing A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Cherri McKay, who’s directing Shades of Shakespeare for the Shakespeare Youth Company (part of Shakespeare on the Green).

Midday Interview - May 29, 2012
1:00 pm
Tue May 29, 2012

Wilmington FAVs

Amanda Greene talks with Bob Workmon about her Faith and Values series.

Midday Interview - May 24, 2012
3:01 pm
Thu May 24, 2012

An Interview With The Artists From "Outside"

Penny Ames and Elizabeth Singletary talked about their show Outside, which opens tomorrow night at WHQR. More info can be found on our gallery page.

Midday Interview - May 23, 2012
2:44 pm
Wed May 23, 2012

Orange Street Arts Festival This Weekend

Sally Howe from Thalian Association Community Theatre told us about this weekend’s Orange Street Arts Fest, Saturday from 10 to 6 and Sunday from 10 to 5.

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Midday Interview - May 18, 2012
1:00 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

"I Am My Own Wife"

Rylan Morsbach (left), Trey Morehouse (right)

 Rylan stars in and Trey directs I Am My Own Wife by Doug Wright, a Pulitzer and Tony Award winning one-man show about Charlotte von Mahlsdorf.  Charlotte began life as a male, but lived as a female in the time of Nazi Germany and the later Communist takeover of East Germany. 

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Midday Interview - May 17, 2012
2:29 pm
Thu May 17, 2012

Animal Care Author Sheila Boneham

I talked with author Sheila Webster Boneham, PhD, about her 17 books on animal care and animal rescue.  She is working on her second book in her mystery series, the first of which is called Drop Dead on Recall which will be published in October. 

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Midday Interview - May 15, 2012
2:50 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

"La Cage aux Folles" at Thalian Hall

Tom Briggs came in to talk with us today about directing La Cage aux Folles for Thalian Association Community Theatre.  The performances will be Thursday-Saturday at 8PM and Sunday at 3PM for two weekends on Thalian's Main Stage.

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Midday Interview - May 11, 2012
2:58 pm
Fri May 11, 2012

What is Justice?

Today I talked with William Taylor about his 47 years with Scotland Yard and Interpol.  He’s giving a talk tonight at 7 at St. James Episcopal Church (in the Great Hall).  The talk is called “What is Justice?” and will address how to define fairness in a multicultural world.  The lecture is free and open to the public; a reception follows.

Midday Interview - May 10, 2012
1:52 pm
Thu May 10, 2012

"Story Extravaganza" at Northeast Regional Library

I talked to Dorothy Hodder, Public Services Librarian, and Scooter Hayes, Children’s Librarian, both with New Hanover County Public Library.  On Saturday from 10 am to 1:30 pm at Northeast Regional Library, there’s a great program called Story Extravaganza.  There will be storytellers, theatre groups, dancers, magicians, musicians, a ventriloquist, and kid hip hop!  Mr. Scooter will emcee.

Midday Interview - May 9, 2012
11:55 am
Thu May 10, 2012

Jazz at the Mansion

Pat Marriott talks with Gareth Evans about Bellamy Mansion’s Jazz at the Mansion series.