Articles: #geneva

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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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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Bains de Paquis - openair concerts in Geneva at 6am

Bains de Paquis - openair concerts in Geneva at 6am

Mid Morning Mix

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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IGIST - L.S. Larson

IGIST - L.S. Larson

Mid Morning Mix

  IGIST is a sci-fi novel for young adults. Set several hundred years into the future, when Earth is menaced by a plague and most humans have colonized other planets, our protagonis...

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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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What's on at the UN? Famine-like conditions in South Sudan

What's on at the UN? Famine-like conditions in South Sudan

UN Roundup

  Daniel Johnson reports in for the weekly UN Round-Up.  

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Webster Creativity Week (2nd edition)

Webster Creativity Week (2nd edition)

Mid Morning Mix

  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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Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff: positivity as a survival tactic

Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff: positivity as a survival tactic

Mid Morning Mix

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

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Geneva Tennis Open - players to watch out for

Geneva Tennis Open - players to watch out for

Mid Morning Mix

Sports Reporter Charlie Inglefield talks to Katt Cullen about the upcoming clay court tournament in Eaux-Vives, Geneva: the Banque Eric Sturdza Geneva Open 18-25 May 2019.  Expect some incr...

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