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Ottawhat? is an interview show that highlights interesting people living in Ottawa, Canada. In a population of over 1 million, how many people do you really know?

Ottawhat? - An Ottawa podcast Keegan, Amaan & Rob

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.9 • 11 Ratings

Ottawhat? is an interview show that highlights interesting people living in Ottawa, Canada. In a population of over 1 million, how many people do you really know?

    Matt Hertendy

    Matt Hertendy

    Matt Hertendy from the New Theatre of Ottawa company joins us on this episode. Listen now to learn about some of the things that go on behind the scenes of building a company, and everything Matt and his team is working on! Also, don't miss their next Slow Cooker play reading series, this Friday at Black Squirrel Books!
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    Links:
    New Theatre of Ottawa
    Slow Cooker: New Play Reading Series - Friday, March 23rd
    Beer:
    Juicy Ass IPA - Flying Monkeys Craft Brewery
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    • 42 min
    Nathan Adolphe and Natania Abebe (Stars In A Jar)

    Nathan Adolphe and Natania Abebe (Stars In A Jar)

    On this week’s show, we met Nathan and Natania, the co-founders of Stars In A Jar, a charity helping to connect child cancer survivors with young cancer patients. Learn all about how they got started, what happens on jar nights, and find out which restaurant in Ottawa has the best mock chicken.
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    Links:
    Stars In A Jar
    @Stars_InA_Jar - Twitter
    Stars In A Jar - Facebook
    Beer:
    Lunch Money - Collective Arts Brewing
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    • 46 min
    Zoe Towne

    Zoe Towne

    Our guest this week is Zoe Towne, a local musician and actor who is keeping busy selling out venues like Live on Elgin with her bands, Jumpin’ Joe Flash and Valois. Hear all about the film and theatre scene in Ottawa, and some of what you can expect to hear out of her bands’ music.
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    Links:
    Follow zoe.elixabeth on Instagram
    Jumpin' Joel Flash
    Valois
    Beer:
    Full Time IPA - Beau's Brewery
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    • 45 min
    Ewan Reid (Mission Control Space Services)

    Ewan Reid (Mission Control Space Services)

    This week’s episode features Ewan Reid, President and CEO of Mission Control Space Services. We learned about his work on the Space Shuttle program, the transition to starting his own space services company, and his other athletic and theatrical accomplishments.
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    Links:
    Mission Control (@MissionCtrlSS) | Twitter
    Mission Control Space Services Inc.
    Ewan’s brother: http://www.simonandschuster.ca/authors/Iain-Reid/484727464
    Ewan’s sister: http://www.forseti.is/about-the-president/first-lady-eliza-reid/
    Beer:
    Loose Lips Lager - Longslice Brewery
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    • 48 min
    Jumpin' Joel Flash

    Jumpin' Joel Flash

    In the debut episode of 2018, we met Jumpin’ Joel Flash, who with his band the Magic Machine are releasing their very first single The Rain at a ‘mega-party’ at Live on Elgin on February 15th. We spoke with Joel about his transition from government work to pursuing his passion, and some of the ways different groups of creative professionals are combining their efforts to make great things in Ottawa.
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    Links:
    www.jumpinjoelflash.ca
    Jumpin' Joel Flash (@JJoelFlash) | Twitter
    The Rain Music Video - YouTube
    Beer:
    Inukshuk IPA - Magnotta Brewery (As of recording, site is under construction)
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    • 44 min
    Tuong La

    Tuong La

    Tuong La has a LOT going on. In this episode, we try to get to the bottom of what sustains all his jobbies (jobs/hobbies), including podcasting, video production, improv comedy, and much, much more! See links to all his stuff below ⇩ !
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    Links:
    www.podcavern.com
    www.tuongla.com
    Beer:
    Twenty Mile Farmhouse Ale - Bench Brewing
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    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

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11 Ratings

11 Ratings

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Wicked stuff about Ottawa

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