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Sustainable Art Prize (SWAP), Ecco Homo, Dark Vanilla Jungle and North Ryde Fun Run

On Today’s show Chris speaks to Curator Cassandra Hard Lawrie, Mayor Bill Pickering and some of the winners of the Sustainable Waste to Art Prize. Amie speaks with Richard Lowenstein about the film called Ecco Homo. Amie speaks to Director … Continue reading

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Yvonne Kenny, NZ Trio, Gambling Help, US politics

On today’s show: Chris speaks to legendary soprano Yvonne Kenny ahead of her performance with pianist Simon Tedeschi at Riverside Theatre on Sunday, August 30. More info here. More from Riverside! Chris speaks to violinist Justine Cormack from modern classical … Continue reading

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Mosman Art Prize, Ryde Eisteddfod, US Politics & Amie at the City to Surf for UNHCR

On Today’s Show Chris speaks to curator Katrina Cashman about the Mossman Art Prize Andrew attends a night of Public Speaking & Drama with the Ryde Eisteddfod. He speaks to Speech Coordinator Gabrielle O’Donnell, Adjudicator Judith Burgess and some of … Continue reading

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Orchestra seventeen88, Transparency, SWAP and US election coverage

On Today’s show Chris speaks to Detroit-based journalist Valerie Van De Panne with more on the presidential debate including Barack Obama’s plans on Climate Change. Chris speaks to Clarinetist Nicole Van Bruggen about Orchestra seventeen 88’s upcoming performance in Strathfield. … Continue reading

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Blood in The Coal, Nyctophilia and Culture Wars 2

On Today’s Show We speak to Paddy Gorman, director of a new documentary, Blood on the Coal – The Queensland Miners’ Story. It tells the story of the Queensland coalfields, for 150 years a bitter industrial battleground. Check out the trailer and more at … Continue reading

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What is the matter with Mary Jane, Mystery Musical 2, Michael Griffiths in Vogue, Moocooboola & US Presidential Election

On todays show Amie speaks Director of the production “what is the matter with Mary Jane”. Andrew speaks to Hunters Hill councillor Zack Miles about the Moocooboola Festival. Chris speaks to acclaimed cabaret performer Michael Griffiths about his production. Amie … Continue reading

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Mrs Miss & Miss Teen Australia International Pageant, Beat Cancer Boot camp, Club Savvy, US 2016 Presidential Election

On today’s show: Amie speaks to Ferial Youakim about the Mrs Miss & Miss Teen Australia International Pageant Amie also speaks to Geselle Tadoros, a finalists of the Mrs Miss Miss Teen Australia Pageant about the fundraiser “beat cancer boot … Continue reading

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Ryde Eisteddfod, Merrily we roll along at Riverside, more Valerie

Today on Radio Active Friday edition on 2RRR.88.5FM Andrew speaks to Dawn Nettheim and Edna Wilde about this year’s Ryde Eisteddfod program from. More information here. Amie speaks to director Craig Stewart about Lyric Ensemble’s production of Merrily We Roll … Continue reading

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Mission Armenia, Run for refugees, US Presidential election

First up, Andrew speaks to North Ryde resident Sassoon Grigorian about his plan to trek up Mt Ararat in Turkey. He’s raising funds for Mission Armenia to help provide food and supplies to Armenians in the Middle East. To donate, click here. Amie speaks … Continue reading

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Hungry for Art, Vice and Heart Kids

On today’s show Cassandra Hard-Lawrie joins us in the studio to tell us about Ryde’s upcoming Hungry for Art Festival Amie talks to Melvin Morrow, writer of the new production “Vice” that looks at sexual abuse in schools Amie also talks … Continue reading

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