Definitely Not the Opera
Goooaaaaallllll! DNTO celebrates the Beautiful Game06/27/15
We've caught World Cup fever, so we're doing a show all about soccer! We'll stretch the play over about an hour, with everything from inspiring tales to moments of madness.
DNTO celebrates National Aboriginal Day (June 20, 2015)
This week we're handing the mic over to some of our favourite Aboriginal storytellers and musicians for a show that's 100 per cent indigenous. Settle in for dramatic, compassionate and funny tales about identity, family and speaking out.
DNTO lands some fish tales (June 13, 2015)
Whether it's about the tiny goldfish or the 75-pound lake trout or the wee biting ones... everyone's got a fish story. This week, we reel some in.
What happened when you were forced to intervene? (June 6,...
Have you ever joked that someone needs an intervention? Sometimes, getting involved can be really simple. Other times, inserting yourself into a conflict can have serious implications...
Laugh, and the DNTO podcast laughs with you (May 30, 2015)
Knock knock! Who's there? DNTO! DNTO who? DNTO'nt you know this week's show is all about what makes us laugh? (But probably not that joke. Sorry.)
DNTO is buzzing about bugs (May 23, 2015)
This week, DNTO explores the creepy crawly world of bugs. Some freak us out. Some fascinate us. Others are even tasty! One thing's for sure: We all react in different ways when we get up close and personal with insects.
DNTO goes travelling! (May 16, 2015)
Travel has the ability to transport you beyond a specific place. It can take you into a part of yourself you didn't even know existed. This week, we're travelling to some interesting places as we find out where those travels really took you...
DNTO explores the highs and lows of motherhood (May 9,...
Motherhood is a tough job that comes with its share of wonderful and worrying moments. So, in honour of Mother's Day, we're asking: how did you navigate the challenges of motherhood?
DNTO breathes in, breathes out... (May 2, 2015)
Breathing keeps us alive. It can calm us down when we're stressed or it can speed up when we're anxious. The average person takes 672,768,000 breaths in their lifetime. Yet we don't often think about the breaths we take. So this week, DNTO does!
DNTO admires "body art" (Apr. 25, 2015)
This week, guest host Candy Palmater takes a look at a topic she's passionate about: body art! Because from piercings to tattoos to body mods - every piece of body art has an intimate story behind it.
DNTO finds the way "Home" (Apr. 18, 2015)
They say home is where the heart is - but is that really true? This week, DNTO shares incredible stories of people rethinking what "home" really means.
DNTO discovers "mistaken identities" (Apr. 11, 2015)
Nothing is more awkward than seeing somebody you know... only to realize that it isn't the person you thought! On this week's DNTO, we hear from all kinds of people who find that cases of mistaken identity can reveal a lot about who you truly are.
The kids are all right on DNTO! (Apr. 4, 2015)
Over the past few years, DNTO has spoken with some amazing young people. So this week, we're revisiting some of our favourite stories about - and by - the kids.
DNTO Live in Vancouver! (Mar. 28, 2015)
Sook-Yin Lee, the DNTO team, and a bunch of amazing local storytellers share stories about inspiring objects LIVE from Vancouver's York Theatre.
DNTO tunes in to "home recordings" (Mar. 21, 2014)
Whether it's the voicemail you just can't bring yourself to delete, the pretend radio show you hosted as a kid, or the long-lost voice of a loved one that's passed on - our lives are full of audio treasures.
DNTO crunches numbers for Pi Day! Mmm... crunchy pi......
In honour of March 14th, also known as Pi Day, we're turning our attention to something that surrounds us but that we seldom think about: math! Because really, we're all constantly calculating...
DNTO makes friends with social media (Mar. 7, 2015)
Social media like Facebook and Twitter have incredible power to bring people together... or create divides. This week, DNTO explores the wild world of social media.
DNTO: playing around with musical instruments (Feb. 28,...
Musical instruments can have a life of their own. They can help us find our own beat, bridge the distance between us, and revive us in our toughest moments.
DNTO goes to north to Pukatawagan reserve! (Feb. 21, 2015)
This week DNTO is heading north of the 55th parallel to Mathais Colomb Cree Nation, Pukatawagan Reserve. Meet the people who call it home and hear the joys and challenges of living on a remote, Northern reserve.
DNTO makes friends with "odd couples" (Feb. 14, 2015)
With Sook-Yin and the DNTO team on assignment in Pukatawagan, MB this week, we revisit our season opener from 2013 - a look at "odd couples" and unlikely alliances. (Originally aired Sept. 7, 2013)
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