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Andy Cohen on his film Beijing Spring (2020)

Andy Cohen on his film Beijing Spring (2020)

Mid Morning Mix

Filmmaker, and Geneva local, Andy Cohen talks about his film Beijing Spring, which chronicles China’s first democracy movement and forgotten struggle for freedom of expression. The film ...

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GEDS - The Great Gatsby

GEDS - The Great Gatsby

Mid Morning Mix

The Geneva English Drama Society perform The Great Gatsby on the 25 - 29 February 2020 at the Théâtre Pitoëff in Geneva. Directed by Christina Vasala Kokkinaki, the show brings...

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Dechen - Tibetan mantras from Switzerland

Dechen - Tibetan mantras from Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

Dechen Shak-Dagsay began singing tradutional Tibetan mantras with modern melodies 20 years ago. Her music is soft, meditative and calm, even trance-like at times. Her most recent album has introduc...

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Rachel Gordy on Louis(e)

Rachel Gordy on Louis(e)

Mid Morning Mix

Louis(e) is a theatrical biography of the artist Louise Bourgeois - a brilliant artist, who lived to the great age of 98 and who is particularly known for her bronze sculptures of enormous spiders,...

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Extinction Rebellion - Abigael offers insight ahead of Geneva action

Extinction Rebellion - Abigael offers insight ahead of Geneva action

Mid Morning Mix

Abigael from Extinction Rebellion joins me to explain the 3 demands and 10 principles of Extinction Rebellion.

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Bernard Trontin talks Bowie & Le Fanfareduloup Orchestra

Bernard Trontin talks Bowie & Le Fanfareduloup Orchestra

Mid Morning Mix

This Thursday & Friday, the Fanfareduloup Orchestra will take on the music of David Bowie for a two-night run of their show SOUND & VISION. The show will be a homage to Bowie and an inte...

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Antigel 2020 - music, zombies and much more

Antigel 2020 - music, zombies and much more

Mid Morning Mix

The 10th edition of Antigel is upon us! Katt finds out what's in store across the 3 week multi-disciplinary festival in Geneva, from Festival Director Eric Linder...

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Where blockchain & healthcare meet - with Dr Alex Cahana

Where blockchain & healthcare meet - with Dr Alex Cahana

Mid Morning Mix

The 2nd edition of the Geneva Blockchain Congress takes place today at Palexpo.   The 2020 Geneva Blockchain Congre...

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Black Movie is back for 2020

Black Movie is back for 2020

Mid Morning Mix

Black Movie International Independent Film Festival takes place this 17-26 January 2020 in Geneva. 

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Mozart's Don Giovanni by the Vienna State Opera

Mozart's Don Giovanni by the Vienna State Opera

Mid Morning Mix

Caecilia Concert Agency presents the orchestra, choir and cast of the Vienna State Opera on the 12 December 2019. This concert is a unique performance of Mozart’s Don Giovanni. It’s ...

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Specialist underwear for breast cancer in Geneva

Specialist underwear for breast cancer in Geneva

The Breakfast Show

Most of us will almost certainly know someone - friends or family - fighting against breast cancer. And it can be quite a daunting prospect, having treatment in a foreign country, a different la...

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Henry Lawton - Velodrome

Henry Lawton - Velodrome

Mid Morning Mix

4 Jours a Genève is a velodrome event that takes place at La Queue d'Arve Sports Centre in Geneva on the 21-24 November 2019.  Competitor Henry Lawton explains the even...

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Fight for Humanity at Geneva Peace Week

Fight for Humanity at Geneva Peace Week

Mid Morning Mix

We talk to Co-Founder of Fight for Humanity Anki Sjöberg about Geneva Peace Week and the events they're organising and participating in this week. Geneva Peace Week is open to the ...

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Want to try out as a stand-up comic?

Want to try out as a stand-up comic?

Mid Morning Mix

There are an increasing number of opportunities for English-speakers across Switzerland to try their hand at stand-up comedy.   We spoke to Clinton Starghill, organiser of a monthly open...

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Jonathan Nott talks 'provocative' classical music at OSR

Jonathan Nott talks 'provocative' classical music at OSR

Mid Morning Mix

Jonathan Nott is the Music & Artistic Director at the Orchestra de la Suisse Romande (OSR). He talks to Katt Cullen on the Mid Morning Mix about making classical music provocative and why music...

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Murderet - improvised murder mystery at the Fête du Théâtre

Murderet - improvised murder mystery at the Fête du Théâtre

Mid Morning Mix

Let the Murderet troupe take you to an improvised murder mystery journey entirely made up on the spot! During this one-hour show, the performers will create a fictional crime story full of secrets ...

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The Red Cross Ball 2019

The Red Cross Ball 2019

Mid Morning Mix

The Red Cross Ball 2019 takes place on the 12 October 2019. It's the main fundraising event for the Swiss Read Cross in Geneva and this year the committee is aiming to raise CHF 1m for cause...

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Fondation Bodmer - War & Peace exhibition

Fondation Bodmer - War & Peace exhibition

Mid Morning Mix

Fondation Bodmer in Geneva, with the UN and the Red Cross, presents War And Peace: an exhibition of literature, photographs, propaganda, and archives highlighting our belligerent nature, yet our lo...

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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 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

Mid Morning Mix

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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What's on at the UN? Sign Language for all & angry birds

What's on at the UN? Sign Language for all & angry birds

UN Roundup

This week Daniel Johnson from the UN provides us with insight into the first week of this session of the Human Rights Council. UN events this week include a talk on 100 years of multilateral...

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The Stand Up Paddle national championship - this weekend!

The Stand Up Paddle national championship - this weekend!

Mid Morning Mix

Robert Etienne is the President of the Swiss Stand-Up Paddle Board Association. He tells us more about the best places to watch the championships this weekend in Geneva on Saturday 14th. There&#...

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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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