Midday Interview with Jemila Ericson

Tues-Fri 11:58 AM-12:06 PM

During our Classical block on Tuesdays through Fridays at 11:58 AM, 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:   

Tuesday, November 18 Baring It 2 is a show comprised of monologues by ten local writers, currently at Browncoat Theatre. (Jemila will be out of the office helping a friend today, Gina Gambony will be sitting in for her)

Wednesday, November 19 Cape Fear Chorale presents two performances of a Fall Concert on Saturday and Sunday. Our guests will be Jim Glasenapp and Liz Halloran.

Thursday, November 20 George Boberg directs the Brunswick Concert Band. The group has an Autumn Concert coming up. 

Friday, November 21 Debra Gillingham (director) and Harper Peterson (actor) tell us about A Christmas Story, opening at City Stage. (This is the first show at City Stage which features a cast of predominantly children.)

Tuesday, November 25 Bill Hamlet and Jessica Schreiber discuss the Landfall Foundation's Holiday Marketplace, which raises grant money to benefit many local non-profits. 

Wednesday, November 26 Southport is home to The Dickens Celebration & Fezziwig's Ball. Sue McCallum and Jen Iapallucci invite us to come. 

Thursday, November 27 No Interview for Thanksgiving Day. Special Music Selection instead. 

Friday, November 28 Sea Notes Choral Society's Holiday Concert. 



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Midday Interview - Feb. 23, 2012
1:46 pm
Thu February 23, 2012

Cape Fear Literacy Council’s "Casablanca Gala"

Today I spoke with Linda Lytvinenko & Rachel LaCoe of Cape Fear Literacy, all about their upcoming fundraiser, the Casablanca Gala on March 3.  

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Midday Interview - Feb. 22, 2012
5:06 pm
Wed February 22, 2012

Discovering the Groove in Jazz and You

George Scheibner talked with Alvin Atkinson of Jazz at Lincoln Center.  He is in town doing a residency at UNCW.  He’ll be part of a concert Saturday night at 7:00 at Kenan Auditorium called "Discovering the Groove in Jazz and You."

Midday Interview - Feb. 21, 2012
2:00 pm
Tue February 21, 2012

"An Evening at the Oscars" with Dan Brawley of Cucalorus

Dan Brawley of Cucalorus Film Festival talked with Jemila about “An Evening at the Oscars,” a fundraising party Sunday night from 7:30 to midnight at Brooklyn Arts Center. 

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Midday Interview - Feb. 17, 2012
2:01 pm
Fri February 17, 2012

iPhoneography in the MC Erny Gallery

Today I spoke with all three of the artists – Morgan Kenney, Lynn Casper, and Dorian Hill – who are currently exhibiting their work in the MC Erny Gallery here at WHQR.  The exhibit is called Out of the Pocket: iPhonography. Fourth Friday Galley Night is next Friday from 6 to 9.

Midday Interview - Feb. 16, 2012
11:11 am
Fri February 17, 2012

Cheryl McGraw and Dorian Hill of the Wilmington Art Association

Yesterday, I spoke with Cheryl and Dorian about the association's juried Spring Show, which happens each year during the Azalea Festival.  The deadline for submittals is March 5.  The show is April 13, 14, and 15.  

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Midday Interview - Feb. 15, 2012
3:05 pm
Wed February 15, 2012

"Boston Marriage" Opening In Wilmington

Today we talk to Director Mike O’Neil and actress Barbara Weetman about David Mamet’s play Boston Marriage, set in New England in 1910.

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Midday Interview - Feb. 14, 2012
3:00 pm
Tue February 14, 2012

Dr. Rick Olsen and "Romancing the Brain"

Dr. Rick Olsen will moderate a panel next Tuesday night from 7 to 9 at Kenan Hall called Romancing the Brain.  Six different professors from the College of Arts and Sciences will each talk about how their discipline studies the brain.  A discussion and Q & A will follow.

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Midday Interview - Feb. 10, 2012
3:22 pm
Fri February 10, 2012

Lou Criscuolo Talks "The Producers"

Jemila sat down today to speak with Lou Criscuolo, Artistic Director of Opera House Theatre Company.  Lou is directing Mel Brooks’ hilarious musical The Producers.

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Midday Interview - Feb 9, 2012
12:23 pm
Fri February 10, 2012

25th Anniversary of the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra

Jemila talked with Steven Errante about his 25th anniversary of conducting the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra. 

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Midday Interview - Feb. 8, 2012
3:00 pm
Wed February 8, 2012

Author Celia Rivenbark in the Studio!

Jemila talks with Celia Rivenbark about her latest book, You Don’t Sweat Much for a Fat Girl.  She’s our guest for Prologue on Monday night!

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