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Magician Nicolas Gignac

20140813_132038.jpgMagicians from France, the U,S. and throughout Quebec will be in Quebec City this weekend as part of the Festival de magie de Québec. Our Rachelle Solomon met with this year's spokesperson, Beauport magician Nicolas Gignac. He's trained to work with exotic animals and brought along some of the creepy crawly and slithering friends that are part of his act. Listen here

Sexual assault victims get landmark settlement

Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for BRKWY LOGO FINAL.jpgIt's being called the highest settlement in a sexual abuse case in Quebec's history. The Redemptorist Order of Catholic Priests has agreed to pay $20 million to victims of sexual assault who attended one of its schools outside of Quebec City. Our Peter Tardif spoke with one of the lawyers representing the victims, Robert Kugler, as well as one of the victims, Frank Tremblay. Listen here

Shakespeare in the Park in Quebec City

Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for BRKWY LOGO FINAL.jpgShakespeare in the Park is coming to Quebec City, dans la langue de Shakespeare. Montreal's Repercussion Theatre is making its first-ever stop in la Capitale Nationale, at the Parc de la Francophonie. Artistic Director Paul Hopkins joined our Rachelle Solomon to talk about this year's production and bringing the tour outside the Montreal area. Listen here