Definitely Not the Opera | May 11, 2013 | 1:12:43

"What happened when you were outed?"

There are few times in life when we're completely open with people... but what happens when we are? This week, DNTO looks at those moments when we step out of the shadows and reveal our true identities.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

Live audio streams for phones and tablets: Radio One and CBC Music (Radio 2, Radio 3 and more)

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Definitely Not the Opera - Elder Alo White on grief, loss, and cultural preservationMar 19, 2015 | 14:57Definitely Not the Opera Elder Alo White on grief, loss, and cultural preservation Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Elder Alo White on grief, loss, and cultural preservation Mar 19, 2015 | 14:57Elder Alo White, from Naotkamegwanning First Nation, is a man who knows the importance of the recorded voice. After his son, Nathan, passed away - he turned his grief into incredible audio.
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO crunches numbers for Pi Day! Mmm... crunchy pi... (Mar. 14, 2015)Mar 14, 2015 | 1:10:19Definitely Not the Opera DNTO crunches numbers for Pi Day! Mmm... crunchy pi... (Mar. 14, 2015) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO crunches numbers for Pi Day! Mmm... crunchy pi... (Mar. 14, 2015) Mar 14, 2015 | 1:10:19In honour of March 14th, also known as Pi Day, we're turning our attention to something that surrounds us but that we seldom think about: math! Because really, we're all constantly calculating...
Definitely Not the Opera - Anna Stokke's tips for teaching mathMar 13, 2015 | 5:34Definitely Not the Opera Anna Stokke's tips for teaching math Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Anna Stokke's tips for teaching math Mar 13, 2015 | 5:34Anna Stokke is a math professor at the University of Winnipeg who was stunned to learn, via her Grade 3 daughter, that math isn't taught the way it used to be. (DNTO March 14, 2015)
Definitely Not the Opera - Shad made Sook-Yin cry during his first CBC appearanceMar 11, 2015 | 1:50Definitely Not the Opera Shad made Sook-Yin cry during his first CBC appearance Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Shad made Sook-Yin cry during his first CBC appearance Mar 11, 2015 | 1:50Shad first appeared on DNTO in November of 2006 to talk about a song he performed with his mom about her experience during the Rwandan genocide.
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO makes friends with social media (Mar. 7, 2015)Mar 7, 2015 | 1:13:34Definitely Not the Opera DNTO makes friends with social media (Mar. 7, 2015) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO makes friends with social media (Mar. 7, 2015) Mar 7, 2015 | 1:13:34Social media like Facebook and Twitter have incredible power to bring people together... or create divides. This week, DNTO explores the wild world of social media.
Definitely Not the Opera - Online Dating: Then and NowMar 7, 2015 | 7:44Definitely Not the Opera Online Dating: Then and Now Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Online Dating: Then and Now Mar 7, 2015 | 7:44In 1991 Sage Tyrtle was a 19 year old student in the States. The computer lab assistant didn’t know you could find love online, until she logged on to her very first chat room.
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO: playing around with musical instruments (Feb. 28, 2015)Feb 28, 2015 | 1:17:41Definitely Not the Opera DNTO: playing around with musical instruments (Feb. 28, 2015) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO: playing around with musical instruments (Feb. 28, 2015) Feb 28, 2015 | 1:17:41Musical instruments can have a life of their own. They can help us find our own beat, bridge the distance between us, and revive us in our toughest moments.
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO: love on the rezFeb 21, 2015 | 9:00Definitely Not the Opera DNTO: love on the rez Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO: love on the rez Feb 21, 2015 | 9:00Kevin is from small-town New Brunswick, Val is from Pukatawagan. They first met 20 years ago, shortly after Kevin started working on the reserve...
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO goes to north to Pukatawagan reserve! (Feb. 21, 2015)Feb 21, 2015 | 1:23:20Definitely Not the Opera DNTO goes to north to Pukatawagan reserve! (Feb. 21, 2015) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO goes to north to Pukatawagan reserve! (Feb. 21, 2015) Feb 21, 2015 | 1:23:20This week DNTO is heading north of the 55th parallel to Mathais Colomb Cree Nation, Pukatawagan Reserve. Meet the people who call it home and hear the joys and challenges of living on a remote, Northern reserve.
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO: Sook-Yin's surprise meeting with trappers!Feb 20, 2015 | 3:11Definitely Not the Opera DNTO: Sook-Yin's surprise meeting with trappers! Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO: Sook-Yin's surprise meeting with trappers! Feb 20, 2015 | 3:11Sook-Yin and team DNTO were on the winter road on frozen Morin Lake in Pukatawagan, Manitoba, looking for ice-fishermen. What they found instead was even better!
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO makes friends with "odd couples" (Feb. 14, 2015)Feb 14, 2015 | 1:13:14Definitely Not the Opera DNTO makes friends with "odd couples" (Feb. 14, 2015) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO makes friends with "odd couples" (Feb. 14, 2015) Feb 14, 2015 | 1:13:14With Sook-Yin and the DNTO team on assignment in Pukatawagan, MB this week, we revisit our season opener from 2013 - a look at "odd couples" and unlikely alliances. (Originally aired Sept. 7, 2013)
Definitely Not the Opera - Odd Couple: NHL-er Andrew Ference & Environmentalist David SuzukiFeb 12, 2015 | 8:20Definitely Not the Opera Odd Couple: NHL-er Andrew Ference & Environmentalist David Suzuki Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Odd Couple: NHL-er Andrew Ference & Environmentalist David Suzuki Feb 12, 2015 | 8:20What do you get when you throw an edgy, tattoo-covered, Stanley Cup winning hockey player into a small fishing boat with a legendary environmentalist?
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO: Amazing story of a mother and daughter reunited after 50 yearsFeb 7, 2015 | 7:02Definitely Not the Opera DNTO: Amazing story of a mother and daughter reunited after 50 years Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO: Amazing story of a mother and daughter reunited after 50 years Feb 7, 2015 | 7:02Over sixty years ago Eileen Pilkington was living in Quebec as a single mom, raising her infant daughter Mona. So when she met a man who was raising three kids on his own, they moved in together and started a household. But late one night - their world wa
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO is reunited, and it feels so good... (Feb. 7, 2015)Feb 7, 2015 | 1:23:00Definitely Not the Opera DNTO is reunited, and it feels so good... (Feb. 7, 2015) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO is reunited, and it feels so good... (Feb. 7, 2015) Feb 7, 2015 | 1:23:00Being together, being apart and revelling in the moment of reuniting. This episode is all about what happens when friends, family members and even strangers get together and share their stories.
Definitely Not the Opera - Allen Kurzweil and the shocking truth about his childhood bullyFeb 6, 2015 | 11:55Definitely Not the Opera Allen Kurzweil and the shocking truth about his childhood bully Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Allen Kurzweil and the shocking truth about his childhood bully Feb 6, 2015 | 11:55When writer Allen Kurzweil was ten years old, he was seriously bullied by a twelve-year-old boy. The twist: his bully grew up to be an international swindler. This is what happened when they reunited.

2 of 20