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GEDS - Disgraced

GEDS - Disgraced

Mid Morning Mix

Jaimie Guerra and John Ward join us in the WRS studio to talk about 'Disgraced' the Pulitzer prize-winning play they're staring in next week, put on by the Geneva English Drama Society....

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Art Zurich 2019 - Sabina Gisiger

Art Zurich 2019 - Sabina Gisiger

Mid Morning Mix

We catch up with Artistic Curator Sabina Gisiger live from Art Zurich before the doors open to the public.

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ART SEEN - Gallivanting Teapots (Ariana)

ART SEEN - Gallivanting Teapots (Ariana)

ART SEEN

Artist Uli Van Neyghem has delving into the world of tea... 

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A big change to Geneva public transport is coming

A big change to Geneva public transport is coming

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Starting on December 15th the new rail network, the Léman Express, starts. It's being described as the new public transport backbone for the Geneva region.  230km of lines, 45 st...

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Tips for taking great pictures of the mountains

Tips for taking great pictures of the mountains

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Landscape photography – The right way to photograph mountains Photographic tips brought to you by unforgettable.photos Mountain photography is cons...

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The Green Harvest Autumn Market

The Green Harvest Autumn Market

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Tara from My Swiss Garden explains some of the exhibitors and vendors at this upcoming edition of the Green Market.

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Jonathan Griffith on Carmina Burana

Jonathan Griffith on Carmina Burana

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  The music of Carmina Burana was written by Carl Orff based on poems from the 11-13th century. Themes in the poems are relatable throughout the decades, such as the fickleness of fort...

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Turning creative projects into a commercial success

Turning creative projects into a commercial success

Mid Morning Mix

How do you make a creative project into a commercial success? Lisa from Know-it-all Marketplace has many creative projects on the go at any one time. For the third time, she's organised a po...

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Octopode Festival is back with more metal, punk, reggae and soul

Octopode Festival is back with more metal, punk, reggae and soul

Mid Morning Mix

This year will be the 8th edition of Octopode - a free festival in Meyrin, Geneva, with rock, metal, punk, soul and reggae. Across 2 days, festival goers can attend, completely fr...

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Variations Musicales de Tannay 16-29 August

Variations Musicales de Tannay 16-29 August

Mid Morning Mix

  Wilson Hermanto is the conductor for Orchestra ‘Cameristi della Scala’ – performing on the 24 August at the classical music festival: Variations Musicales de Tannay.

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Bains de Paquis - openair concerts in Geneva at 6am

Bains de Paquis - openair concerts in Geneva at 6am

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Image: Facebook - @bainsdepaquis   Philippe Constantin, Coordinator of the Aubes Concerts at Bains de Pâquis, tells us more about the history of the Bains de Pâquis city...

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ART SEEN - Sell It With Flowers

ART SEEN - Sell It With Flowers

ART SEEN

  Uli Van Neyghem looks at this intimate and powerful exhibition on international consumerism.

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CineGlobe - a free film festival, inspired by science

CineGlobe - a free film festival, inspired by science

Mid Morning Mix

Alex Brown from CineGlobe talks to WRS about this free film event from CERN in Geneva. 

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ART SEEN - YOU are the hero! Games & gaming

ART SEEN - YOU are the hero! Games & gaming

ART SEEN

  Artist Uli Van Neyghem steps into a giant game at the Maison d'Ailleurs in Yverdon. This is the The Expo Where You Are The Hero: Come and Play!  

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Tram'Drames - murder, mystery and theatre on a vintage tram

Tram'Drames - murder, mystery and theatre on a vintage tram

Mid Morning Mix

  Emanita Dunning and Gabriel Bird talk to Katt Cullen about Tram'Drames; the upcoming theatre production that moves through the city of Geneva on the tramway. They talk about the 7 gru...

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Webster Creativity Week (2nd edition)

Webster Creativity Week (2nd edition)

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  Vlad Glaveanu from Webster University explains Webster Creativity Weeks and how to access the free events inluding design challenges, incubators, workshops and panel discussions:  ...

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Tak Erzinger: poetry and pilgrimage on St Jacob's Way

Tak Erzinger: poetry and pilgrimage on St Jacob's Way

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  Poet and artist Tak Erzinger took to St Jacob's Way (also known as St James' Way / Jakobsweg) as a pilgramage that would help her deal with personal trauma. She returned...

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10 years of 'Caves Ouvertes' in Vaud (8-9 June)

10 years of 'Caves Ouvertes' in Vaud (8-9 June)

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  Catherine Cruchon from Domaine Henri Cruchon explains the Caves Ouvertes event in Vaud, which takes place this year on the 8-9 June. She also gives us an initiation into the best way t...

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Hang Massive - bringing the hang back to Switzerland

Hang Massive - bringing the hang back to Switzerland

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  The Hang is a Swiss instrument, but Hang Massive is made up of British Danny Cudd and Swedish Markus Offbeat. They became YouTube sensations when they uploaded a video of them playing ...

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Boutique Theatre Basel's new show: The Last Five Years

Boutique Theatre Basel's new show: The Last Five Years

Mid Morning Mix

  Susan Brownfield is the Co-Founder of Boutique Theatre Basel and Director of the upcoming show The Last Five Years. She joins Katt for the Mid Morning Mix  

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Kings Singers - Acappella in Sion this weekend

Kings Singers - Acappella in Sion this weekend

Mid Morning Mix

  The Kings Singers will perform this SUNDAY 26th May in Sion at 5pm as part of the Riches Heures de Valère programme of concerts.  In this interview we talk to Edd...

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Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff: positivity as a survival tactic

Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff: positivity as a survival tactic

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  Jimmy Cliff talks to WRS about a certain fan in Hawaii, stage presence and using positivity as a survival tactic.  

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Flying Bach: Breakdance, ballet & Bach

Flying Bach: Breakdance, ballet & Bach

Mid Morning Mix

  Flying Bach is a show of juxtaposition - combining breakdance, ballet and bach!  Michael Rosemann, Flying Steps Academy Co-Director & Performer, and Classical Perfor...

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A Viennese Ball in Geneva

A Viennese Ball in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

  This Summer, there will be a Viennese Ball held in Geneva for the very first time. It has been 10 years in the making, but now Brigitte Lüth has the determination to make it happen! ...

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