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Christopher Wilson

11 Podcast Episodes

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Episode 593: Hurdy Gurdy. Christopher Wilson

The Avid Reader Show

It is the year of our Lord 1349 and it is the season of the Plague.Novice friar Brother Diggory, now sixteen, has lived in the Monastery of the Order of St Odo at Whye since his eighth birthday. But his life is about to change. The sickness is creeping ever closer and the monks must attend to the victims. When Brother Diggory is nominated to tend to those afflicted, he realises he is about to meet the Plague, and that it is more powerful than him. What he doesn't realise is that encountering an illness and understanding it are two quite different things.An uproarious and uplifting novel about sickness and health, the fashions of 14th Century medicine, and how perhaps we're never quite as cutting-edge as we might like to believe.

50mins

24 Feb 2021

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Episode 592: 1Q1A. Hurdy Gurdy Christopher Wilson

The Avid Reader Show

It is the year of our Lord 1349 and it is the season of the Plague.Novice friar Brother Diggory, now sixteen, has lived in the Monastery of the Order of St Odo at Whye since his eighth birthday. But his life is about to change. The sickness is creeping ever closer and the monks must attend to the victims. When Brother Diggory is nominated to tend to those afflicted, he realises he is about to meet the Plague, and that it is more powerful than him. What he doesn't realise is that encountering an illness and understanding it are two quite different things.An uproarious and uplifting novel about sickness and health, the fashions of 14th Century medicine, and how perhaps we're never quite as cutting-edge as we might like to believe.

24 Feb 2021

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Metrotham Uncensored Episode 5 with Christopher Wilson

Metrotham Uncensored

Metrotham Uncensored host Justin Hodgkins sits down with Metrotham Con staff member, cosplayer and actor, Christopher Wilson, to discuss all things Metrotham and so much more.

2hr 59mins

22 Nov 2020

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Christopher Wilson: BIG GIRL & FRIENDS Concert To Raise Money For The AFC and Entertain The World During Social Distancing

Cue To Cue: The Performers' Podcast

Joining the conversation on Cue To Cue today is the Artistic Producer of Toronto Musical Concerts, Christopher Wilson. Chris is not one to sit around watch things happen. He is a mover and a shaker and has always been, as long as I've known him, committed to lifting up artists and creating community among performers, by writing and producing his own work, putting on productions and providing work for actors and teaching up and coming talent. In the same spirit, with COVID-19 hit Chris was looking for ways to help Performers in the industry who find themselves currently out of work with every event, production, and tour being canceled.  Chris  is presenting a YouTube Live stream, BIG GIRL & Friends supporting The AFC - the lifeline for Canada's entertainment industry beginning Monday, March 23 TUNE IN!!  7PM EST SHARP! Check it out and Subscribe! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fcQMxY3vB34 Follow Toronto Musical Concerts! Facebook: @TOMusicalCo Instagram: @torontomusicalconcerts

35mins

23 Mar 2020

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#110/Modernism Week Wrapup: Paul Rudolph at 100 with Christopher Wilson + Dick Burkett

US Modernist Radio - Architecture You Love

Today we wrap up coverage of Modernism Week 2019 by honoring architect Paul Rudolph. 2018 was the 100th anniversary of architect Paul Rudolph's birth and his work lives on to even high acclaim than when he was alive.  Rudolph got on the national radar through innovative Modernist houses in Sarasota, Florida.  Later he created masterworks in concrete and steel in New York, New England, and late in his career Singapore and Hong Kong. Host George Smart talks to two big Rudolph fans, returning guest Sarasota Architecture Foundation President Christopher Wilson and the lead moderator of the Modernism Week Paul Rudolph tribute, Dick Burkett.

28mins

5 Aug 2019

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Christopher Wilson: A South African's Guide to Canadian Politics

The Rational Standard Podcast

On this episode, we talk with Christopher Wilson, a former journalist at The Rebel Media. We talk about the political situation in Canada, what the prospects are for the next election for the Conservative Party and Liberals as well discussing a few issues regarding South Africa. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

56mins

27 Sep 2018

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Alone In Berlin, Ink, Christopher Wilson, White Cube, Earl Slick and Lied

Saturday Review

Emma Thompson and Brendan Gleeson in a film adaptation of Hans Fallada's novel Alone In Berlin - based on a true story of small scale wartime heroism.Ink - a play about Rupert Murdoch's acquisition of The Sun in 1969 and the grubby world of redtop journalism.Opening at London's Almeida Theatre.Christopher Wilson's novel; Zoo, a comedy set in Stalin's dying days, about a boy who inadvertently becomes the food taster for The Man of IronDreamers Awake is a new exhibition at White Cube Gallery looking at women in the Surrealist movement and its lasting influence on female artists2 TV music documentaries about famous rock sideman including Earl Slick (who played guitar with David Bowie, John Lennon and many more) and Becoming a Lied Singer in which Baritone Thomas Quasthoff gives his personal guide to Lieder - poems of nature, love and death for solo voice and piano.Tom Sutcliffe's guests will be Stephen Hough, Georgie Hopton and Natalie Haynes. The producer is Oliver Jones.

47mins

1 Jul 2017

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#26 - Christopher Wilson

Let's Grab Coffee

In this week's episode I sit down wth Christopher Wilson. Christopher Wilson is a performer, writer and teacher. In our conversation today we discuss his experiences in the industry, how important the mentors in his life have been, and how it is the responsibility of the older generation of performers to share their experiences and wisdom with the younger generations. We also discuss his experiences writing and producing his own work.

36mins

3 Aug 2016

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500 Years of Wonder - Lecture given by Christopher Wilson, Emeritus Professor of Architectural History, UCL

Westminster Abbey

'Of suche as apperteigne to the gifte of a Prince': the architecture and fittings of Henry VII's Lady Chapel at Westminster, a lecture given by Christopher Wilson, Emeritus Professor of Architectural History, UCL. #westminsterabbey #ladychapel #architecture

1hr 9mins

25 May 2016

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Ep. 5 Christopher Wilson

Spooked!

The Spooky Mayor and Janitor!Let's make a deal! With the Devil! Tonight on Spooked! Nigel gets in touch with his feminine side, Damien lays his cards and his life down, Christopher Wilson (Captive, Gone Tomorrow) learns about the responsibility of an elected official and Cody once again plays some random sassy animal. All this and more, so get ready for Spooked!

36mins

26 Oct 2015

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