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Jan. 23: What to expect at the 2018 Oscars

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 1:31pm
Our q screen panel contributors John Semley and Tina Hassannia break down the 2018 Oscar nominees.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 23: Did social media kill the Razzies?

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 1:22pm
Pop culture contributor Anne T. Donahue discusses the Razzie awards, the SAG Awards typo for Judi Dench and Princess Eugenie's engagement.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 23: Comedian Charlie Demers jokes about fatherhood on latest album

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 1:16pm
Vancouver-based comedian Charlie Demers explores how fatherhood has influenced his new material in his comedy album Fatherland.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode:John Semley and Tina Hassannia, Jordan Peele, Anne T. Donahue and Charlie Demers 23/01/18

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 1:09pm
q screen panelists John Semley and Tina Hassannia chat about Oscar nominations. Jordan Peele discusses his directorial debut in Get Out. Pop culture contributor Anne T. Donahue chats about the relevance of the Razzie awards in the age of social media.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan 22: Mark Critch reflects on 25 years of This Hour Has 22 Minutes

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 3:28pm
This Hour Has 22 Minutes celebrates its 25th anniversary. Writer and cast member Mark Critch chats with guest host Laurie Brown about his memories working on Canadian comedy show.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan 22: 'Will you accept this rose?': a gateway to The Bachelor

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 3:28pm
Season 22 of the reality TV series just started. Writer Suzannah Showler talks about what the show tells us about our ideas on dating, romance and North American identity.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan 22: Jordan Tannahill's play Declarations is 'a joyous ritual' about coming to terms with death

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 3:27pm
Guest host Laurie Brown chats with artist Jordan Tannahill about his play Declarations and debut book Liminal.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan 22: Erin Bow announces winners of The First Page student writing challenge

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 3:26pm
Author Erin Bow reveals the winners of CBC Book's The First Page challenge. Guest host Laurie Brown chats with one of the finalists about her winning entry.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Mark Critch, Suzannah Showler, Jordan Tannahill, Erin Bow 22/01/2018

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 2:06pm
Comedian Mark Critch talks about the history of This Hour Has 22 Minutes. Jordan Tannahill talks about his new play Declarations. Author Suzannah Showler gives a gateway to The Bachelor. Erin Bow reveals the winners of The First Page challenge.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan 19: New music releases: looking at new albums by They Might Be Giants and Derek Smalls

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 3:47pm
q This' Raina Douris and Odario Williams review new music from They Might Be Giants and Spinal Tap's Derek Smalls. They also discuss Weird Al Yankovic's upcoming tour.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan 19: Janis Joplin's guitarist John Till pays tribute to the late singer on her 75th birthday

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 3:44pm
John Till revisits Joplin's life and musical legacy on what would be her 75th birthday.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 19: Breaking Bad at 10: RJ Mitte on the show that changed his life

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 3:42pm
RJ Mitte broke out in his boundary-busting role as Walt Jr. on the hit series Breaking Bad, which turns 10 this month.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: RJ Mitte, Raina Douris and Odario Williams, John Till, Geoffrey Kelly and Jill Daum 19/01/2018

Fri, 01/19/2018 - 3:35pm
RJ Mitte reflects on Breaking Bad’s 10th anniversary. Raina Douris and Odario Williams discuss new music releases. Guitarist John Till remembers Janis Joplin. Geoffrey Kelly and Jill Daum talk about Spirit of the West.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 18: Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly on #MeToo and CanCon in the Netflix era

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 2:19pm
Mélanie Joly stops by q to talk about her vision for Canadian cultural industries at a time of major change.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 18: Barenaked Ladies on their Canadian Music Hall of Fame induction at 2018 Junos

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 2:17pm
The band will be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame at the Juno Awards on March 25 in Vancouver.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Barenaked Ladies, André Leon Talley, Mélanie Joly 18/01/2018

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 2:05pm
Barenaked Ladies discuss their induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. André Leon Talley, the former editor-at-large of Vogue, talks about a new documentary about his life. Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly discusses her vision for Canadian cultural industries.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 17: Here's the shortlist for The First Page student writing challenge

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 1:42pm
Erin Bow tell us about her role as judge and reveals the shortlist for The First Page student writing challenge.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 17: Jael Richardson's book pick: The Boat People by Sharon Bala

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 1:42pm
q book contributor Jael Richardson gives us her first book recommendation of 2018. Today, she'll discuss author Sharon Bala's The Boat People.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 17: How Studio 58 is tackling harassment in performing arts by raising questions in the classroom

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 1:42pm
Longtime theatre instructor Courtenay Dobbie discusses how she's bringing conversations about sexual misconduct into the classroom at Studio 58.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 17: 'Memory is a weird thing': Robert Lepage explores the instability of memory in 887

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 1:41pm
In Robert Lepage's current touring show, 887, he examines his early life growing up in Quebec City, complete with a scaled-down replica of his old neighbourhood.
Categories: Syndicated