Apt613 contributor Jessica Ruano is joined by a member of the local theatre community, Arden Usin. They share their thoughts on some of the shows seen recently at the Canada Scene Festival (running June 15 to July 23).
Sari Schorr plays RBC Bluesfest on July 16th on the Bluesville Stage.
This week on the podcast, Apt613 contributor Jessica Ruano is joined by two guests, theatre producer Lesley Parlane and local writer David Currie. They share their thoughts on some of the shows so far at the NAC’s Canada Scene Festival.
The new Canadian History Hall is the largest and most comprehensive exhibition on Canadian history ever developed.
This week on the podcast, we interview Steve Arpin, the only Canadian driver racing in the Red Bull Global Rallycross circuit.
“The Egyptian Jon Stewart” spoke to Apt613 about Al Bernameg – the most popular political satire show in the Middle East – and how satire can be used as a tool to enact change.
This week on the show, we’re talking with political cartoonist and University of Ottawa professor Omid Milani. We talk about the new documentary Tickling Giants (playing June 7th at the ByTowne Cinema, a presentation of One World Film Festival) and about the importance of satire in defending freedoms.
The Secret Lives of Public Servants explores the creative side of public sector employees outside the work hours of 9 to 5. Given the fact that this sector is the biggest employer in the Country, there are plenty of stories to choose from.
As founder Elaina Martin put’s it, Westfest is “the people’s festival.” With Westfest in it’s 14th year, Apt613 talks to Martin about what Westfest is all about, its efforts towards reconciliation, and making Westfest Ottawa’s most accessible and diverse festival.
Williams talks about his journey from England to Canada and the career path that has brought him to Ottawa.
This week on the podcast, we’re interviewing Rugby Sevens player, Olympic medallist and Gatineau-native Natasha Watcham-Roy.
This week we say farewell to Ottawa’s venerable nightclub and music venue Zaphod Beeblebrox
This week we talk to the driving force behind Canada’s all-time best-selling metal band. Ottawa’s Jeff Waters started his band Annihilator more than 30 years ago, and has been recognized as one of the world’s greatest metal guitarists.
This week on the podcast, we’re highlighting two very different musicians who will be performing at the National Arts Centre.
This week on the podcast, we’re talking to Ottawa Fury FC captain Lance Rozeboom, and we ask him about what fans can expect this year.