Jul 29, 2013 | 11:50Breakaway Celine Dion in Quebec City Audio
Breakaway Celine Dion in Quebec City Jul 29, 2013 | 11:50Celine Dion performed to over 40,000 fans on the Plains of Abraham this past Saturday night. Fans came from all over to take in the show, and we couldn't resist the chance to meet some of then.
Aug 30, 2012 | 4:08Breakaway Happy Birthday to August Fenton-Webster Audio
Breakaway Happy Birthday to August Fenton-Webster Aug 30, 2012 | 4:08Breakaway listener Augusta Fenton-Webster turned 100 years of age today. Marianne Philippo, is the coordinator at the seniors home where Augusta lives in Trois-Rivières, and where the phone has been ringing all day with congratulations.
Sep 10, 2012 | 17:50Breakaway Augusta Webster Fenton, her stories at 100 years strong Audio
Breakaway Augusta Webster Fenton, her stories at 100 years strong Sep 10, 2012 | 17:50A promised conversation with Augusta Webster-Fenton of Trois-Rivières, who turned 100 last week ...and who Jacquie had a chance to catch up with yesterday. They talked about the very early days when the first paper mill was built in that city, and how when the company expanded, it brought Mrs. Fenton across the Pacific, in wartime,
to Australia and back. Augusta Webster-Fenton, 100 years of living strong.
Dec 20, 2012 | 9:10Breakaway Les Pee-Wee 3D movie to hit the screen Audio
Breakaway Les Pee-Wee 3D movie to hit the screen Dec 20, 2012 | 9:10Shot in the Colisée in Quebec City at the end of last February's real Pee-Wee Tournament, les Pee-Wee 3D is the story of a fictional hockey team vying to make it to this internationally famous event. Jacquie spoke with William Monette of Sainte-Thérèse, whom, at 14 is already a veteran actor (although it meant him learning to skate!). This Quebec-made 3D film opens Friday, December 21st, across the province.
Feb 5, 2013 | 9:42Breakaway Lumocité: architectural mapping in Quebec Audio
Breakaway Lumocité: architectural mapping in Quebec Feb 5, 2013 | 9:42This week, a series of 3D light shows will be taking over the facades of some of the most recognizable buildings in Old Quebec: The Palais Montcalm, the Notre-Dame de Québec Basilica, the Morrin Centre and the fortifications at the entrance to the Plains of Abraham. The projections are part of Lumocité, the first event of its kind in North America. Our Rachelle Solomon spoke with Alain Dubé about bringing multimedia teams from around the world to Quebec to bring buildings to life - in light and sound - with architectural mapping.
Mar 13, 2013 | 10:03Breakaway Father Jean Pelletier on newly named Pope Francis Audio
Breakaway Father Jean Pelletier on newly named Pope Francis Mar 13, 2013 | 10:03Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina has been selected as Pope. The first Latin American to be given the title, he will now be known as Pope Francis. Father Jean Pelletier has worked closely with the new Pope and says the Cardinals have made a fine choice. Retired monsignor and former Chancellor of the Diocese of Quebec, Father Pelletier spoke with Jacquie not long after Pope Francis was named.
May 21, 2013 | 7:24Breakaway Strange discoveries in historic homes Audio
Breakaway Strange discoveries in historic homes May 21, 2013 | 7:24Anyone who has renovated an old building knows there are often secrets hidden behind the walls... including some objects you'd prefer stay hidden. Breakaway's Julia Caron met an American couple who own a 200-year old home and they shared their stories.
Jun 7, 2013 | 11:33Breakaway World walker Jean Béliveau Audio
Breakaway World walker Jean Béliveau Jun 7, 2013 | 11:33Jean Béliveau walked the world. Eleven years. Sixty-four countries. Fifty-four pairs of shoes worn through. Before hosting an event in Quebec City, he joined Jacquie in studio to talk about the journey.