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Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO is taking charge! (Nov. 1, 2014)Nov 1, 2014 | 1:13:08Definitely Not the Opera DNTO is taking charge! (Nov. 1, 2014) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO is taking charge! (Nov. 1, 2014) Nov 1, 2014 | 1:13:08Whether you're a born leader or a bit of a sheep, we've all had moments when we've found ourselves in charge. From running a city or babysitting for the first time - what happened after you were handed the reins?
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO comes face to face with race (Nov. 15, 2014)Nov 15, 2014 | 1:16:17Definitely Not the Opera DNTO comes face to face with race (Nov. 15, 2014) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO comes face to face with race (Nov. 15, 2014) Nov 15, 2014 | 1:16:17The topic of race can be a tough one to talk about. But in a country as diverse as Canada, race doesn't have to differentiate us: it can also bring us together. This week, DNTO asks: when did you come face to face with race?
Definitely Not the Opera - Joe Schlesinger: The man who saved my life (Reunions)Feb 14, 2011 | 5:38Definitely Not the Opera Joe Schlesinger: The man who saved my life (Reunions) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Joe Schlesinger: The man who saved my life (Reunions) Feb 14, 2011 | 5:38Renowned journalist Joe Schlesinger describes meeting Nicholas Winton, the man who saved his life.
Definitely Not the Opera - "How far would you go to get revenge?"Oct 13, 2012 | 1:13:53Definitely Not the Opera "How far would you go to get revenge?" Audio
Definitely Not the Opera "How far would you go to get revenge?" Oct 13, 2012 | 1:13:53Sweet, sweet revenge. Is it worth it? This week on DNTO, we're handing out the dish best served cold.
Definitely Not the Opera - "How did you react when your fortunes shifted?"Dec 1, 2012 | 1:19:36Definitely Not the Opera "How did you react when your fortunes shifted?" Audio
Definitely Not the Opera "How did you react when your fortunes shifted?" Dec 1, 2012 | 1:19:36At any moment our luck can change, for better or for worse. This week we're looking at those moments when you gain or lose something you never expected.
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO welcomes "unexpected guests" (Apr. 2012 Encore)Apr 19, 2014 | 1:25:47Definitely Not the Opera DNTO welcomes "unexpected guests" (Apr. 2012 Encore) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO welcomes "unexpected guests" (Apr. 2012 Encore) Apr 19, 2014 | 1:25:47From a celebrity party crasher to house guests who stay a little bit too long, we're looking at stories of "unexpected visitors" this week.
Definitely Not the Opera - Mac Hollan: The WolfSep 6, 2014 | 7:28Definitely Not the Opera Mac Hollan: The Wolf Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Mac Hollan: The Wolf Sep 6, 2014 | 7:28Last year Mac Hollan and two friends went on a massive charity bike ride headed from Northern Idaho through the Yukon to the Arctic Ocean. Mac was an experienced cyclist but nothing could have prepared him for what happened on this trip!
Definitely Not the Opera - DNTO brushes up with fameSep 13, 2014 | 1:21:17Definitely Not the Opera DNTO brushes up with fame Audio
Definitely Not the Opera DNTO brushes up with fame Sep 13, 2014 | 1:21:17This week is all about the brushes with fame we experience trying to get close to celebs. So grab your autograph book and cozy up to all kinds of tales of awkward, surprising, and funny celebrity encounters.
Definitely Not the Opera - Encounters with strangers live from HamiltonSep 27, 2014 | 1:43:03Definitely Not the Opera Encounters with strangers live from Hamilton Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Encounters with strangers live from Hamilton Sep 27, 2014 | 1:43:03Live from Hamilton, Ontario, Sook-Yin and the Hammer's finest storytellers tell tales about something we've all experienced: an encounter with a stranger.
Definitely Not the Opera - Myrna Fernandez: A better life (Sacrifice)Feb 17, 2011 | 5:28Definitely Not the Opera Myrna Fernandez: A better life (Sacrifice) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Myrna Fernandez: A better life (Sacrifice) Feb 17, 2011 | 5:28As a young single mother, Myrna Fernandez decided to leave her three little girls in the Philippines as she worked abroad as a domestic caregiver. Mirna and her daughter Haniely Pableo, tell us their story.
Definitely Not the Opera - Linda Ballantyne's wedding "oops" (Mistakes)Mar 14, 2011 | 4:13Definitely Not the Opera Linda Ballantyne's wedding "oops" (Mistakes) Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Linda Ballantyne's wedding "oops" (Mistakes) Mar 14, 2011 | 4:13Linda Ballantyne tells us what happened when she showed up early - very very early - for a friend's wedding.
Definitely Not the Opera - Marc Kuly: "Revealing" teachable momentApr 26, 2011 | 7:38Definitely Not the Opera Marc Kuly: "Revealing" teachable moment Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Marc Kuly: "Revealing" teachable moment Apr 26, 2011 | 7:38Marc Kuly tells us about one of his first days as a teacher, and how he revealed a little too much to his students...
Definitely Not the Opera - Anojini  Kumaradasan: Re-enacting a difficult pastJun 11, 2011 | 9:16Definitely Not the Opera Anojini Kumaradasan: Re-enacting a difficult past Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Anojini Kumaradasan: Re-enacting a difficult past Jun 11, 2011 | 9:16Anojini Kumaradasan tells us about a performance she took part in that re-enacted a devastating moment in Tamil history.
Definitely Not the Opera - "What makes you cry?"Nov 19, 2011 | 1:15:27Definitely Not the Opera "What makes you cry?" Audio
Definitely Not the Opera "What makes you cry?" Nov 19, 2011 | 1:15:27Maybe it's from sadness, or joy, or just because that dog food commercial is really moving. What are you saying through your tears?
Definitely Not the Opera - Graeme Coleman's "surprise" coming out momentJun 30, 2012 | 5:57Definitely Not the Opera Graeme Coleman's "surprise" coming out moment Audio
Definitely Not the Opera Graeme Coleman's "surprise" coming out moment Jun 30, 2012 | 5:57For the summer months, something different on the DNTO podcast: we'll give you one of our favourite stories of the year, with a "behind the scenes" look at the story. This week: Graeme Coleman tells us about the surprise he got... when he thought he'd surprise someone else.

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