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The Drawing Room

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Retire to the eclectic environs of The Drawing Room on RN Drive, for music, musings and unexpected conversations. The Drawing Room is equal parts performance space, salon, and kitchen table confessional, presided over by host Waleed Aly.

Retire to the eclectic environs of The Drawing Room on RN Drive, for music, musings and unexpected conversations. The Drawing Room is equal parts performance space, salon, and kitchen table confessional, presided over by host Waleed Aly.
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Melbourne, VIC

Description:

Retire to the eclectic environs of The Drawing Room on RN Drive, for music, musings and unexpected conversations. The Drawing Room is equal parts performance space, salon, and kitchen table confessional, presided over by host Waleed Aly.

Twitter:

@RNDrive

Language:

English

Contact:

The Drawing Room ABC Radio National GPO Box 9994 Melbourne 2001


Episodes

David Myles, Director of Wakey Wakey

4/23/2019
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Wakey Wakey is a play by Will Eno.

Duration:00:17:51

Victoria Schwab's dark vault

4/22/2019
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What genre are you reading?

Duration:00:17:16

David Gray: Gold In A Brass Age

4/18/2019
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David Gray talks life and how he finds his happy place.

Duration:00:21:14

Neon, Bubblegum and Super Amazing Giant Girl

4/17/2019
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From circus and rock cabaret adult shows, Geraldine Quinn and Anna Lumb explore the world of music and circus for kids.

Duration:00:16:55

Lano and Woodley reunite for FLY

4/16/2019
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150 thousand people said goodbye on their farewell tour in 2006.

Duration:00:16:42

What do you fancy.

4/15/2019
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Stand Up or musical comedy?

Duration:00:16:46

Paul McDermott and Steven Gates are the Bloody Lovelies

4/12/2019
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Witty, satirical singer - songwriters from Doug Anthony All Stars -Paul McDermott and Tripod's Steven Gates.

Duration:00:19:05

Two funny ladies who muse on power, Brexit and sex.

4/11/2019
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Comedians who are tired of being nice.

Duration:00:18:06

Animals tells the story of a female friendship

4/10/2019
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The film premiered at the Sunadance Film festival earlier in the year and is the first ever co-production between Australia and Ireland.

Duration:00:16:11

Comedians and their dysfunctional families

4/9/2019
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Comedians Maria Bamford and Diana Nguyen.

Duration:00:17:56

How do we desire?

4/8/2019
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Why are we attracted to the people that we are?

Duration:00:17:42

From Australian Crawl to a 28-year solo career.

4/5/2019
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One of the greatest survivors of the Australian music industry.

Duration:00:17:13

"I wasn't the first, or even the finest, but once dead, I became their symbol"

4/4/2019
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Simpson and his donkey are part of Australian mythology - a symbol of mateship and sacrifice.

Duration:00:17:46

What exactly is mindfulness?

4/3/2019
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We all get a little stressed some times, a tough week at work a sick child or financial stress. But what about when that temporary stress becomes less temporary?

Duration:00:17:26

The Madonna of the Mountains

4/2/2019
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The Madonna of the Mountains, by Elise Valmorbida, won the prize for fiction at this year's Victorian Premier's Literary Awards.

Duration:00:16:58

Lucy Dacus is her own Historian

4/1/2019
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Lucy Dacus talks about the joy of low expectations, sleepovers at the Governor's mansion, and her latest album Historian.

Duration:00:18:11

Joe Camilleri's still looking to the next new thing

3/29/2019
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He's just released his 49th album, but for Joe Camilleri there's no time to sit back and rest.

Duration:00:18:53

What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape

3/28/2019
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How do the narratives about sexual assault fit the reality? And why can consent be complicated? Sohaila Abdulali talks about her new book: What What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape.

Duration:00:18:59

The politics of water

3/27/2019
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What happens to politics in the Middle East as fresh water becomes increasingly rare?

Duration:00:18:10

She Has Her Mother's Laugh

3/26/2019
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Carl Zimmer looks at the history, the science and the thorny ethical problems of genetic inheritance.

Duration:00:21:39