Midday Interview

Midday Interview - June 12, 2012
2:22 pm
Tue June 12, 2012

Spread the Word to End the Word

My guests were Ben and Amy Wright, parents of four children, two of whom have Down Syndrome.  Amy has written a song to be used by the campaign Spread the Word to End the Word, which encourages people to stop using the words "retard" or "retarded," and speak of intellectual disability instead. 

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Midday Interview - June 8, 2012
2:12 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

Philip Gerard, author of The Patron Saint of Dreams


Philip Gerard talks about The Patron Saint of Dreams, a book of true essays which just won the National Gold Medal for non-fiction essays in the Independent Publisher Awards in NYC.  He’ll be our guest for Prologue Monday night at 7 here in the MC Erny Gallery.

Midday Interview - June 5, 2012
1:00 pm
Tue June 5, 2012

Legally Blonde: The Musical

I spoke with Ray Kennedy and Erin Sullivan from Opera House Theatre Company about Legally Blonde: The Musical.  Ray is directing and choreographing with co-director/choreographer Jason Aycock.  Erin Sullivan stars as Elle Woods. 

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Midday Interview - June 1, 2012
2:00 pm
Fri June 1, 2012

Summer Programs at the Library

  • Summer Programs at the Library

Margaret Miles, Youth Services Librarian for New Hanover County Public Library, talked about all the cool summer programs starting this month in all the libraries.  For more info, check out  NHCLibrary.org

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 22, 2012
3:10 pm
Tue May 22, 2012

20 Years of Acme Art


Today I spoke with Dick Roberts and Pam Toll about 20 years of Acme Art on North Fifth.  There is an opening reception Friday from 6-9 pm for the retrospective show called Home, which features the work of many of the 130 artists associated with Acme over the years.  For more information, see their website.

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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