Tagged: nxtfst podcast

BONUS! nxtfstPodcast – Welcome to Nextfest!

Guests: Ellen Chorley & Maggie Baird
Hosted by Taylor Chadwick
What It Is Podcast Theme performed by White Lightning
Contains Some Coarse Language

It’s a bonus ep from What It Is – during Nextfest 2017 visit nextfest.ca or follow along via the What It Is feed to stay up to date on everything Nextfest! In the first of our mini-sodes get the low-down on the huge festival and all of the amazing programming from the high-energy emerging artists of Edmonton, Alberta and Canada. In our first nxtfstPodcast ep we get the deets on the festival from newly appointed Festival Director Ellen Chorley and Festival Manager Maggie Baird. Get this ep in your ear holes and get down to Old Strathcona!

Ep 104: Nextfest Mid-Week Check In

Released first on nextfest.ca as the nxtfstPodcast
Guests: Ben Gorodetsky, Jane Alison McKinney & Ashleigh Hicks
Hosted by Taylor Chadwick
What It Is Podcast Theme (cover) by White Heat
Contains some coarse language

The guys from What It Is check in with some Nextfest 2016 artists to talk about their projects as part of the festival and life an artist. The artists discuss some larger questions about what it means to be an artist and how the passion to create never truly leaves them. It’s a fascinating and fun discussion – so get it in your ear holes!

Ep 103: Emerging Artist People

Guests: Leif Ingebrigtsen, Rebecca Sadowski, Rebecca Dust & Anne Heritage
With: Ellen Chorley & Chris W. Cook
Hosted by Taylor Chadwick
Creative Commons Music from Josh Woodward
Contains coarse language

Nextfest 2016 has arrived! The guys reel in some of Nextfest’s artists for a discussion about their projects, the importance of the festival, our love of Edmonton arts and a rousing game of Artist’s Checklist. We hear about DND Musicals, Next Nextfest, young geniuses creating work about geniuses and Tom Waits inspired dance pieces. The artists of Edmonton are creative, funny and fascinating… there is no better place to hear about them than on this episode so get it in your ear holes!