Name of Podcast: Danscussions
What topics are covered: This Quebec podcast talks about dance.
Why is it good to listen to? The hosts have a Quebec French accent and speak fast. It is sometimes difficult to understand if you are not used to Quebec words and expressions.
You can listen to the podcast through http://www.choq.ca/emissions/danscussions.
How often are the podcasts updated? The podcasts are updated on a weekly basis, on Tuesday.
Length of each podcast: Each episode is about one hour long.
Danscussions is a Quebec podcast broadcast on Chock, a web radio. Maud Mazo-Rothenbühler, Helen Simard, Stephanie Fromentin, and Klara Garczarek present this podcast. The name of this podcast comes from a mix between the two French words “Danse” and “Discussions”.
These are live interviews in French and English accompanied by many guests, professional or amateur, from the world of dance and performing arts. Depending on the episode, they invite dancers, choreographers, performers, presenters, technicians, costume designers, professors, researchers …There is also breaking news on current dance events in Montreal and abroad. They also discuss ideas with their guests and listeners. Each week, the program adapts to provide the best of news and testimonials.
This podcast is interesting because it highlights the dance in Montreal with professional guests. In addition, the presenters are also arts professionals, they bring expertise to the podcast, and an interest for the topics highlighted.
Summary: This podcast is interesting for people who want to know more about dance in Montreal.