Articles: Art & Culture

Films for the Earth - Alina Glückstadt

Films for the Earth - Alina Glückstadt

Mid Morning Mix

This coming Friday we know where watch environmental documentary films - almost back to back - on coral reefs, corrupt governments & activism, deforestation, labour conditions in a smartph...

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What's on at the UN? Burundi & ghost nets

What's on at the UN? Burundi & ghost nets

UN Roundup

Tomorrow - Tuesday 19th September - will see the UN Human Rights Office Press Conference : Commission of Inquiry on Burundi. The President of the Commission of inquiry on Burundi will meet with the...

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ART SEEN - Bespoke art from Adrien Couvrat for Villa  in Corseaux

ART SEEN - Bespoke art from Adrien Couvrat for Villa in Corseaux

ART SEEN

Visiting the temporary exhibition hosted by the Villa « Le Lac » in Corseaux is an unusual treat, offering a combination of art, architecture and design, and a breathtaki...

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Rhonda Ross on family, being grounded and finding her own voice

Rhonda Ross on family, being grounded and finding her own voice

Mid Morning Mix

Rhonda Ross comes from a musical family. Daughter of Diana Ross & legendary Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, Rhonda is an accomplished singer, songwriter, actress, public speaker and ente...

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Musikfestival Bern

Musikfestival Bern

Mid Morning Mix

Musikfestival Bern kicks off this week and runs the 6th - 10th September. It's a classical music festival with a difference, as Annelise Alder, President of the festival, explains...

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La Bâtie - a festival of music, art, theatre & dance in Geneva

La Bâtie - a festival of music, art, theatre & dance in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

Boom ! La Bâtie is back! 16 days of art, theatre, music, dance and performance await with some pretty awesome decor thrown in there too. September 1-16, 2017. Just before the 41st editi...

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Our Times at far° festival in Nyon

Our Times at far° festival in Nyon

The TalkTalk Breakfast Show

  far° festival is a live art festival in Nyon. This year far° festival takes place between 9-19 August and there's a performance, in English, to open the event. Our Times...

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Nicolas Bonstein talks experimental music at Les Digitales

Nicolas Bonstein talks experimental music at Les Digitales

Mid Morning Mix

Les Digitales is a series of one-day events packed with electronic and experimental music. Nicolas Bonstein was part of the team that created the event 13 years ago. He talks to WRS about the ev...

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Au Pays des Enfants; a family festival

Au Pays des Enfants; a family festival

Mid Morning Mix

Au Pays des Enfants is a family festival across Chateau d'Oex, Rougemont & Rossinière. It's really easy to travel between the three and explore this incredibly beautiful part of ...

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Circus Chnopf - 'Panik!' tour

Circus Chnopf - 'Panik!' tour

Mid Morning Mix

Circus Chnopf's 'Panik!' tour is underway and continuing around Swiss cities and villages until mid-September. Dave Sieger, Production Manager, describes the show's style as '...

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Angels in America - in Switzerland!

Angels in America - in Switzerland!

Angels in America is coming to Switzerland – broadcast live from the National Theatre, in London you can see it on cinema screen in Geneva and Basel. 

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Ciné du Lac - outdoor cinema with a view

Ciné du Lac - outdoor cinema with a view

Mid Morning Mix

Over the summer we'll see some wonderful outdoor cinemas pop up all around the country. Ciné du Lac is certainly one of the longest events and it will become a feature of the Geneva Plag...

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You don't have to run away to join the circus

You don't have to run away to join the circus

“I do circus skills” is a guaranteed conversation starter. 

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Summer open air cinemas across Switzerland

Summer open air cinemas across Switzerland

Can't make it to any summer music festivals this year? Check out all the open-air film festivals going on across the country throughout the summer.

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GCSP - Media & Arts for peace

GCSP - Media & Arts for peace

Mid Morning Mix

The Geneva Centre for Security Policy is engaging with artists, scholars and practitioners who increasingly recognise the role of media and arts in conflict resolution. They're calling ...

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ART SEEN - Plouf! The history of splashing around in Lake Geneva

ART SEEN - Plouf! The history of splashing around in Lake Geneva

ART SEEN

WHAT:                       "PLOUF" -  an exhibition about the history of swimming and          &nb...

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FILM NUT - Transformers; The Last Knight & Everything, Everything

FILM NUT - Transformers; The Last Knight & Everything, Everything

Film Nut

Transformers: The Last Night is set in a world where, in the absence of Optimus Prime, a war has commenced between the human race and the Transformers. To save their world, Cade Yeager, Played by M...

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Alisia Dale introduces Sela Blue

Alisia Dale introduces Sela Blue

Mid Morning Mix

  Children's author Alicia Dale explains why she wrote the beautiful story of Sela Blue, who grows up in the beautiful town of Chateauguay, where are all the streets are named afte...

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Hurray for Diversity & the Refugee Cultural Festival

Hurray for Diversity & the Refugee Cultural Festival

Mid Morning Mix

Sylvie, Samad, Gaayathri & Dan join Katt in the studio to talk about the Refugee Cultural Festival that takes place in Geneva 17-22nd June. Top (from left to right): Dan & Katt ...

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Let's Face the Music - with Gaos!

Let's Face the Music - with Gaos!

Mid Morning Mix

Kate Johnson and Bill Heckel are part of the brand new show from GAOS; Let's Face the Music.   The show comes complete with song and dance numbers from all your favourite screen&nb...

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FILM NUT - The Mummy, Snatched, All Eyez On Me

FILM NUT - The Mummy, Snatched, All Eyez On Me

Film Nut

Kerre Cole is back for another big screen review. This week's big releases include The Mummy, Snatched and All Eyez On Me.    

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Rhy Art Fair Basel - Sabina Gisiger explains

Rhy Art Fair Basel - Sabina Gisiger explains

Mid Morning Mix

The Rhy Art Fair Basel takes place between the 15th - 18th June. It's a 4 day art fair that covers a vast variety of artwork from newcomers and established artists alike. We caught up with S...

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Why you should see Shakepeare's Twelfth Night in a castle setting, rain or shine.

Why you should see Shakepeare's Twelfth Night in a castle setting, rain or shine.

Mid Morning Mix

  ADG-Europe perform theatre in castles and courtyards throughout Europe every year. This year the performance will be of Shakespeare's comedy Twelfth Night; arguably his greatest co...

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Photography from Fred Csupor - finding the logic of the absurd

Photography from Fred Csupor - finding the logic of the absurd

Mid Morning Mix

Swiss artist and photographer Fred Csupor started his trip to America in 2012 with the full intention of taking some incredibly high definition pictures, when he set off with his photography assist...

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