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Q, from the CBC, 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. Hosted by Jian Ghomeshi, with his trademark wit and spontaneity, Q covers pop culture and high arts alike with forays into the most provocative and compelling cultural trends.
Monday, May 20, 2013 12:00amThe Best of Q. Wheat-free diet debate with "Wheat Belly" author Dr. William Davis and U of A professor Timothy Caulfield. Musician Dave Grohl on directing his first film "Sound City." Musician Ben Caplan on the album "In the Time of Great Remembering."
Friday, May 17, 2013 12:00amCast of the musical "Tommy," Director Des McAnuff, The Who's Pete Townshend, Director Chloé Robichaux, Elvira Kurt's Cultural Hall of Shame 05/17/2013The cast of the hit musical "Tommy," Stratford's latest production. Director Des McAnuff, who's behind the production. The Who's Pete Townshend on his career and composing "Tommy." From Cannes, Quebec director Chloé Robichaux. Cultural Hall of Shame.
Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:00amA special two-part interview with comedy genius Mel Brooks. He's the subject of a new documentary airing this weekend on PBS' American Masters series, "Mel Brooks: Make a Noise." Award-winning Swiss-German duo Boy on their album "Mutual Friends."
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 12:00amQ Debate on whether the label "feminist" still matters with Salon's Mary Elizabeth Williams and The Nation's Nona Willis Aronowitz. Best-selling novelist Dan Brown on his new thriller "Inferno." Doctor turned comedic actor Ken Jeong on "The Hangover III."
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 12:00amAbba's Bjorn Ulvaeus, Indie-rockers The National, Dumping college sports in favour of fitness 05/14/2013Abba's Bjorn Ulvaeus on the opening of a new museum honouring the band. The National on their new album, "Trouble Will Find Me." Spelman College President, Beverly Tatum, on why they shut-down their competitive sports program in favour of fitness.