29 episodes

Weekend AM is CBC Radio One's province-wide, Saturday and Sunday morning show across Newfoundland and Labrador. You'll meet creative people up to all sorts of things that keep life in Newfoundland and Labrador interesting.

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    • Performing Arts
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

Weekend AM is CBC Radio One's province-wide, Saturday and Sunday morning show across Newfoundland and Labrador. You'll meet creative people up to all sorts of things that keep life in Newfoundland and Labrador interesting.

    Reviving a name, and telling a story of resistance and freedom.

    Reviving a name, and telling a story of resistance and freedom.

    For Jason Sikoak, reclaiming his true family surname means reclaiming a big part of his identity and heritage. For Veselina Tomova, a new book for children tells a very personal story.

    • 20 min
    Remembering Alex Trebek, running up Signal Hill, and making the local music scene more diverse

    Remembering Alex Trebek, running up Signal Hill, and making the local music scene more diverse

    Mary Walsh remembers doing a 22 Minutes sketch with Jeopardy's Alex Trebek, Heather runs up Signal Hill with the MUN Medicine Aventure Sports Club, and Music NL tells us how they can support diversity in local music.

    • 25 min
    An operatic recording made during a dramatic year

    An operatic recording made during a dramatic year

    Operatic tenor David Pomeroy and the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Marc David,
    recorded an album, Great Tenor Arias, during a short period of calm between the storms of 2020.

    • 16 min
    It's full tilt for two N.L. breweries, a Torbay trombonist, and Barry Squires

    It's full tilt for two N.L. breweries, a Torbay trombonist, and Barry Squires

    Quidi Vidi Brewery and the Port Rexton Brewing Company are expanding, trombonist Hillary Simms prepares for an important concert, and writer Heather Smith brings us Barry Squires: Full Tilt.

    • 31 min
    Sister Beads

    Sister Beads

    Katie Crane tells the story of Sister Beads, the nun rumoured to haunt Holy Heart of Mary High School in St. John's.

    • 2 min
    The tale of the Qallupilluit

    The tale of the Qallupilluit

    Kathy Walsh tells the Inuit legend of the Qallupilluit, sea witches who live under the ice and steal children into the water.

    • 5 min

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