Articles: Art & Culture

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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The Offbeat - gigs we love this December

The Offbeat - gigs we love this December

Mid Morning Mix

Musician Maximillian Haft brings us three more gigs happening this December.

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Paul Tucker on the past and future of Lighthouse Family

Paul Tucker on the past and future of Lighthouse Family

Mid Morning Mix

Lighthouse Family are back!  After writing some of the biggest tunes of the 1990's, Lighthouse Family went quiet... until now. Paul Tucker talks to Katt Cullen about Ocean Drive, wri...

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GEDS - A Midsummer Night's Dream

GEDS - A Midsummer Night's Dream

Mid Morning Mix

The Geneva English Drama Society will tackle the Shakesperean comedy next week. Director Neil-Jon Morphy tells us more... 

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Village Players - What the Dickens!

Village Players - What the Dickens!

Mid Morning Mix

We all know the wonderful cautionary tale that is Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, but if this particular production completely derails, it's deliberate! The Lausan...

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ART SEEN - ATLAS - Beaux Arts

ART SEEN - ATLAS - Beaux Arts

Mid Morning Mix

Uli Van Neyghem, artist and WRS's art reviewer, joins us for ART SEEN... 

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Church of Scotland Christmas Fair (Sat 16 November)

Church of Scotland Christmas Fair (Sat 16 November)

The Breakfast Show

The Church of Scotland Christmas Fair is on at the Salle Communale of Grand Saconnex Saturday 16th November from 9am to 4pm. That will then be followed by a Ceilidh from 7pm. Mark Butcher spoke ...

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Vladimir Ippolitov - Russian Ballet Jewels

Vladimir Ippolitov - Russian Ballet Jewels

Mid Morning Mix

Vladimir Ippolitov, Creator of Geneva Dance Events, tells us about the show on the Mid Morning Mix with Katt Cullen...

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The Offbeat - gigs we love this November

The Offbeat - gigs we love this November

Mid Morning Mix

Musician Maximillian Haft brings us three more gigs happening this November.

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Christmas Gift Box Appeal

Christmas Gift Box Appeal

The Breakfast Show

You can help make this Christmas a bit brighter for thousands of kids in Eastern Europe this year with the Gift Box Project. Every year thousands of packages are sent to children in some of poor...

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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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Celtic Woman's Tara McNeill

Celtic Woman's Tara McNeill

Mid Morning Mix

Celtic Woman's Tara McNeill talks to World Radio Switzerland's Katt Cullen ahead of their Zurich show.

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Kill List Producer Andy Stark on making underground film

Kill List Producer Andy Stark on making underground film

Mid Morning Mix

Andy Stark is the producer behind 'Kill List' and 'Free Fire'. If you’re into your underground horror films, check out his IMDB page and use it as a tick list. '...

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Backdrop Switzerland & the movies set in Switzerland

Backdrop Switzerland & the movies set in Switzerland

Mid Morning Mix

We speak to Cornelius Schregle about his upcoming exhibition in Morges... 

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Jethro Tull - Ian Anderson talks with WRS

Jethro Tull - Ian Anderson talks with WRS

The Breakfast Show

The classic rock band Jethro Tull is coming to Switzerland – playing in Geneva and Basel. Mark Butcher spoke to frontman, Ian Anderson, who talks about the band’s influence and how t...

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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 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

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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Tips for taking great pictures of the mountains

Tips for taking great pictures of the mountains

Mid Morning Mix

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

Mid Morning Mix

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

Mid Morning Mix

  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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