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Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.
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Toronto, ON

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Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

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@CBCRadioQ

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English

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416-205-3700

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q@cbc.ca


Episodes

Mark Critch: The comedian recaps how election night went down in the 22 Minutes studio

10/22/2019
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Comedian Mark Critch joins us the morning after the election to talk about how the previous evening played out in the 22 Minutes studio.

Duration:00:20:20

Natasha Greenblatt and Yolanda Bonnell: The playwrights on their Canadian election play, The Election

10/22/2019
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The creators of The Election tell us more about the play, which is based on their experiences as campaign volunteers during the 2015 Canadian federal election.

Duration:00:17:28

Mark Critch, Dave Hill and more 22/10/2019 [Full episode]

10/22/2019
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Comedian Mark Critch recaps how election night went down in the 22 Minutes studio. American comedian Dave Hill tells us about Parking The Moose, his "definitive book on Canada by a non-Canadian." Playwrights Natasha Greenblatt and Yolanda Bonnell talk about their new Canadian election play, The Election.

Duration:00:53:56

Dave Hill: The comedian on Parking The Moose, the 'definitive book on Canada by a non-Canadian'

10/22/2019
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American comedian Dave Hill puts his fascination with Canada to the test in his new book, Parking The Moose, all about his tales of travelling across the country.

Duration:00:15:29

Antonio Banderas: The actor on the importance of art and his new film Pain and Glory

10/21/2019
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Before he was Zorro or Puss in Boots, Antonio Banderas was the go-to male lead for Spanish auteur Pedro Almodóvar. The new film Pain and Glory is their eighth film together and one that made unique demands on Banderas.

Duration:00:23:08

Antonio Banderas, Haviah Mighty and more 21/20/2019 [Full episode]

10/21/2019
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Antonio Banderas talks about working with his long-time friend and collaborator, Spanish auteur Pedro Almodóvar, on the new film Pain and Glory. The q screen panel discusses whether the film Dolemite Is My Name marks the start of an Eddie Murphy renaissance. Hip-Hop Evolution host Shad, head writer Rodrigo Bascuñán and director Darby Wheeler share their most memorable interviews from the series. Polaris Prize-winning rapper Haviah Mighty opens up about candidly speaking her truth as a young,...

Duration:01:09:07

Robert De Niro: The actor on how he's honouring his father's legacy as an artist

10/18/2019
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Robert De Niro joined Tom Power to talk about his relationship with his father, the abstract expressionist painter, Robert De Niro Sr.

Duration:00:23:07

Robert De Niro, Jeff Thomas and more 18/10/2019 [Full episode]

10/18/2019
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Actor Robert De Niro talks about the life and legacy of his father, the abstract expressionist painter, Robert De Niro Sr. The q This music panel discusses Pharrell's recent GQ interview, where the musician and producer admitted that he's "embarrassed" by his 2013 song Blurred Lines. Beverley McLachlin, former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, presents her q block party for Vancouver. Award-winning photographer Jeff Thomas opens up about a near fatal accident he had in 1979 that...

Duration:01:01:20

Girl From The North Country: The cast bring the musical based on the songs of Bob Dylan to the q studio

10/17/2019
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The cast of the musical Girl From The North Country, based on the music of Bob Dylan, drop by the q studio to perform some new arrangements of songs you might already know

Duration:00:19:17

Bong Joon-ho: The Parasite director delivers an 'enjoyable nightmare' with his biting tale of income inequality

10/17/2019
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Parasite director Bong Joon-ho tells us what inspired him to make a thriller about income inequality, and why wealth can make monsters of us all.

Duration:00:17:02

Lauren Crazybull: The artist on how portraiture can give a 'presence and power' to the sitter

10/17/2019
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Painter Lauren Crazybull, who is up for the Kingston Prize, joins Tom Power to talk about her journey of personal rediscovery, which took her from a small town Alberta foster home to the province's first-ever artist in residence.

Duration:00:15:05

Bong Joon-ho, Lauren Crazybull and more 17/10/2019 [Full episode]

10/17/2019
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Parasite director Bong Joon-ho tells us what inspired him to make a thriller about income inequality, and why wealth can make monsters of us all. The cast of the musical Girl from the North Country perform reimagined songs by Bob Dylan live in the q studio. Graphic designer Peter Saville explains the interstellar origins of Joy Division's Unknown Pleasures artwork. Artist Lauren Crazybull discusses how portraiture can give a "presence and power" to the sitter.

Duration:00:57:29

Julie Andrews: The screen legend shares a few of her favourite things from her Hollywood career

10/16/2019
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Julie Andrews joined Tom Power to talk about her new memoir, which looks back on her Hollywood years.

Duration:00:22:23

Eleanor Davis: The cartoonist on finding beauty in 'The Hard Tomorrow'

10/16/2019
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Eleanor Davis discusses how creating her new graphic novel, The Hard Tomorrow, helped her work through her anxiety about bringing new life into a chaotic world.

Duration:00:11:15

Thurston Moore: The Sonic Youth co-founder on his latest release, Spirit Counsel

10/16/2019
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Sonic Youth co-founder Thurston Moore tells us about the musical influences behind his new box set, Spirit Counsel — a collection of long instrumental pieces.

Duration:00:18:14

Julie Andrews, Thurston Moore and more 16/10/2019 [Full episode]

10/16/2019
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Screen legend Julie Andrews shares a few of her favourite things from her Hollywood career. Reporter Lisa Richwine discusses how Hollywood changes its movies to avoid Chinese censorship. Cartoonist Eleanor Davis tells us how creating her new graphic novel, The Hard Tomorrow, helped her work through her anxiety about bringing new life into a chaotic world. Sonic Youth co-founder Thurston Moore talks about the influences behind his latest release, Spirit Counsel.

Duration:01:06:00

Humble the Poet: The artist on empowering others to share their stories

10/15/2019
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Rapper, author and spoken word artist Humble the Poet performs some poetry and recounts some of the stories, both joyful and painful, that have shaped him as a person.

Duration:00:19:11

Elton John: The living legend on music, his battle with addiction and how fatherhood changed everything

10/15/2019
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Elton John joined Tom Power for a conversation about his 50-year career, how having children changed everything for him and why he’s now saying goodbye to life on the road.

Duration:00:17:30

Adam Rippon: The Olympian follows the ups and downs of competitive figure skating in his new memoir

10/15/2019
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Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon reflects on the process of putting his life story into print, and how figure skating competitions are a lot more like performances than you might think.

Duration:00:14:46

Elton John, Humble the Poet and more 15/10/2019 [Full episode]

10/15/2019
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Elton John opens up about his "rollercoaster life," how having children changed everything for him and why he's now saying goodbye to life on the road. Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon follows the ups and downs of competitive figure skating in his new memoir, Beautiful on the Outside. Rapper, author and spoken word artist Humble the Poet explains why we all have a responsibility to share our stories.

Duration:00:54:45