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GAOS - South Pacific

GAOS - South Pacific

Mid Morning Mix

Cast members Katie Johnson, Barrie Duggan & Bill Heckel tell us about the upcoming show from the Geneva Amateur Operatic Society...

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The Importance of the Night Sky

The Importance of the Night Sky

The Breakfast Show

Husband and wife team Roberto and Kerstin are so worried about how we are all missing out on the night sky due to light pollution. Artificial lights in our towns and cities means we can't se...

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Talking cloning and theatre in schools with James Spencer

Talking cloning and theatre in schools with James Spencer

Mid Morning Mix

'A Number' - a play that looks at the ethics of genetics and cloning by following one family of cloned siblings - is travelling to schools, so that kids can use the experience as ...

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Getting married for 24 hours at Printemps Carougeois

Getting married for 24 hours at Printemps Carougeois

Mid Morning Mix

Sarah Najjar, from the Ville de Carouge, takes us through some of her highlights of the programme of events that make up Printemps Carougeois, including a 24 hours marriage...

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What's on at the UN? Library talk: Forgotten Victims of Terrorism

What's on at the UN? Library talk: Forgotten Victims of Terrorism

UN Roundup

Image: Hassan Bility – Liberia torture victim and human rights campaigner, courtesy of Daniel Johnson at the UN.   It's the start of eCommerce Week at the UN and the UN Co...

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ART SEEN - Hodler

ART SEEN - Hodler

ART SEEN

Uli Van Neyghem has been to see the Hodler at Le Léman exhibition at the Musée d'Art de Pully. Here's what she found...

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The Big Comedy Show and roast battles with Ahmet Bilge

The Big Comedy Show and roast battles with Ahmet Bilge

Mid Morning Mix

Ahmet Bilge is a comedian. As well as doing stand-up, he's also organising plenty of events that might take your fancy.

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Chateau de Chillon - Medieval Factory - Noémie Enz

Chateau de Chillon - Medieval Factory - Noémie Enz

Mid Morning Mix

Noémie Enz, head of Cultural Events at the Chateau de Chillon, tells us about the 'Medieval Factory' exhibition. It's an interactive, family-friendly exhibition that allows ad...

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ART SEEN - Etre Montagne

ART SEEN - Etre Montagne

ART SEEN

Uli Van Neyghem takes a look at the exhibition taking place now at the Espace Arlaud in Lausanne.

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Lac Léman-a-palooza - a one day improv festival in Geneva

Lac Léman-a-palooza - a one day improv festival in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

Viki Lazar joins Katt Cullen on the Mid Morning Mix to talk us through the seven improv troupes that will be performing in the evening at the festival and the variety of workshops on offer througho...

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ART SEEN - The Beauty of Lines at the Musée de l'Elysée

ART SEEN - The Beauty of Lines at the Musée de l'Elysée

ART SEEN

Catherine Lewis took her photography students to The Beauty of Lines exhibition in Lausanne and found herself staring at works she'd dreamed of seeing for years.

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UN Orchestra, featuring Menuhin Junior Prize winner Rennosuke Fukuda

UN Orchestra, featuring Menuhin Junior Prize winner Rennosuke Fukuda

Mid Morning Mix

Antoine Marguier, Founder, Artistic Director and Conductor of the UN Orchestra, joins us in the studio to talk about the upcoming concert on Saturday 17th March at the Victoria Hall, Geneva. 

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Circé and her mini-festival for singer-songwriters in Geneva

Circé and her mini-festival for singer-songwriters in Geneva

Mid Morning Mix

Image: Edoardo Grassi / EG Photography   ​Circé is a Geneva-based singer-songwriter and she's organising a 2 day festival for a collective of local musicians to come toge...

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ART SEEN - Regards des Femmes; expo & workshops in Nyon (8-11 March)

ART SEEN - Regards des Femmes; expo & workshops in Nyon (8-11 March)

Mid Morning Mix

The Nyon Art Association Confluent des Arts is organising a 4 day art exhibition in honour of International Women's Day. Expect paintings, sculptures, photos as well as art animations arou...

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ART SEEN - Toulouse-Lautrec: fine art and cabaret posters

ART SEEN - Toulouse-Lautrec: fine art and cabaret posters

ART SEEN

TOULOUSE-LAUTREC at the Fondation Gianadda: Reviving the golden age of Bohemian life in Paris  - a review by Uli Van Neyghem

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GEDS - The Importance of Being Earnest

GEDS - The Importance of Being Earnest

Mid Morning Mix

The upcoming show from GEDS is a classic from Oscar Wilde.  This iconic piece of English theatre is an effervescent, laugh out loud comedy of manners. With incisive wit and gentle disdain, ...

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Celtic Legends 15th anniversary with Eric Dessauvages

Celtic Legends 15th anniversary with Eric Dessauvages

Mid Morning Mix

Celtic Legends producer Eric Dessauvages explains what we can expect from the show...

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ART SEEN - Roads Of Translation at the Fondation Martin Bodmer

ART SEEN - Roads Of Translation at the Fondation Martin Bodmer

ART SEEN

Sian Sibley went to see the latest exhibition from the Fondation Martin Bodmer in Geneva. 

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Peter Bence - Pianist, composer and music producer

Peter Bence - Pianist, composer and music producer

Mid Morning Mix

Image: YouTube. Peter Bence. Published 26 Jul 2017 (Full video below)   Growing up in Hungary, he was a child prodigy on the piano at just 4 years old. Now, in his 20s, he'...

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Veronica Fusaro on her new EP 'Ice Cold'

Veronica Fusaro on her new EP 'Ice Cold'

Mid Morning Mix

WRS's Katt Cullen talks to Swiss talent and rising star Veronica Fusaro about recording music in her parent's basement and the quick rise to her upcoming EP release. 

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Discussing photography with New York collectors Sondra Gilman & Celso Gonzalez-Falla

Discussing photography with New York collectors Sondra Gilman & Celso Gonzalez-Falla

Mid Morning Mix

Sondra Gilman explains her family's reaction to the first photographs she ever bought and Celso Gonzalez-Falla tells us that his photographs are like children; he couldn't possibly pick a f...

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More English stand-up in Zurich

More English stand-up in Zurich

Mid Morning Mix

Image: Benjamin Delahaye. Photo @ Christine Coquilleau.   6 comedians, 15 minutes each, presented by your host Benjamin Delahaye. An unmissable night of English stand-up from Swi...

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Blue Man Group in Lausanne: a very different night out

Blue Man Group in Lausanne: a very different night out

Mid Morning Mix

The world famous Blue Man Group continues its succesful run at the Theatre de Beaulieu in Lausanne. The show goes on until Sunday. Get your tickets 

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The 3 essential requirements for writing

The 3 essential requirements for writing

When I worked full time in international business, I dreamed of writing. But I also travelled about  260 days a year to far away places and experienced a lot of jetlag. 

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