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Q - Torquil's Rant: The Death of Rock & RollSep 19, 2014 | 6:42Q Torquil's Rant: The Death of Rock & Roll Video
Q Torquil's Rant: The Death of Rock & Roll Sep 19, 2014 | 6:42In today's installment of Torquil Campbell's rant or rave column, Q's cultural correspondent weighs in on U2's controversial gifting of their new album to millions of iTunes users.
Q - Lewis Black enters the Twitter-verseSep 17, 2014 | 4:00Q Lewis Black enters the Twitter-verse Video
Q Lewis Black enters the Twitter-verse Sep 17, 2014 | 4:00In this clip from his feature interview in Studio Q, Lewis Black explains what finally made him take the leap into the Twitter-sphere.
Q - Lewis Black insists "The Rant is Due"Sep 16, 2014 | 33:44Q Lewis Black insists "The Rant is Due" Video
Q Lewis Black insists "The Rant is Due" Sep 16, 2014 | 33:44Lewis Black joins Jian to discuss his love/hate relationship with digital technology, and why he credits (or blames) fellow comedian Kathleen Madigan for getting him on Twitter.
Q - Torquil takes on TIFFSep 12, 2014 | 8:20Q Torquil takes on TIFF Video
Q Torquil takes on TIFF Sep 12, 2014 | 8:20In a very lively installation of Torquil Campbell's rant or rave column, Q's roving cultural correspondent passionately critiques the Toronto International Film Festival. And this time, folks, Jian steps in to play devil's advocate while Rich Aucoin and band looks on. Grab your popcorn -- this one's a show-stopper!
Q - Maz Jobrani in Studio QSep 8, 2014 | 18:30Q Maz Jobrani in Studio Q Video
Q Maz Jobrani in Studio Q Sep 8, 2014 | 18:30Jian talks to Maz Jobrani about the politics of hosting Just for Laugh's "The Ethnic Show," the controversial category of so-called "ethnic" humour, and how the FIFA World Cup has helped open up American eyes to multiculturalism.
Q - Randy Glynn on "Dancing in the Third Act"Sep 3, 2014 | 14:45Q Randy Glynn on "Dancing in the Third Act" Video
Q Randy Glynn on "Dancing in the Third Act" Sep 3, 2014 | 14:45Award-winning Canadian dancer and choreographer Randy Glynn joins Jian to discuss his latest project "Dancing in the Third Act", which features 12 dancers in their 60s and 70s. Although none of his dancers came to him with formal training, their show has been praised as touching, accomplished and very professional.
Q - Mexican artist Pedro ReyesAug 28, 2014 | 17:48Q Mexican artist Pedro Reyes Video
Q Mexican artist Pedro Reyes Aug 28, 2014 | 17:48Imagine a pop-up health clinic dedicated to treating common urban afflictions, like chronic stress and loneliness, in surprising and often playful ways. Pedro Reyes's Sanatorium is exactly that kind of place. Reyes joins Jian to share exactly what happens in the Sanatorium, how the silly and serious aspects of the project co-exist, and why he thinks we might all benefit from psychological placebos.
Q - Lynn Goldsmith's "Photo nightmares"Aug 15, 2014 | 3:20Q Lynn Goldsmith's "Photo nightmares" Video
Q Lynn Goldsmith's "Photo nightmares" Aug 15, 2014 | 3:20In this clip for her feature interview in Studio Q, photographer Lynn Goldsmith ruminates on how photo shoots with Keith Richards and Miles Davis turned into what she would call "photo nightmares".
Q - Sugar Sammy - The "bromance" continuesJul 23, 2014 | 14:56Q Sugar Sammy - The "bromance" continues Video
Q Sugar Sammy - The "bromance" continues Jul 23, 2014 | 14:56Sugar Sammy joins Jian on stage at the Olympia Theatre for Q's special Pop Montreal show to rekindle their bromance and talk Sammy's plans to conquer the comedy world and perhaps move out of his parents' house.
Q - Lilly Singh on her parents (and their accents)Jul 11, 2014 | 4:29Q Lilly Singh on her parents (and their accents) Video
Q Lilly Singh on her parents (and their accents) Jul 11, 2014 | 4:29Lilly Singh discusses how her parents, all parents in fact, are ripe territory for comedy. She also explains why she choose to use accents and costumes when portraying them, yet holding true to positive representations of indo-Canadians.
Q - Lilly Singh: Superwoman of the internetJul 11, 2014 | 18:07Q Lilly Singh: Superwoman of the internet Video
Q Lilly Singh: Superwoman of the internet Jul 11, 2014 | 18:07Toronto entertainer and YouTube sensation Lilly Singh, a.k.a. Superwoman, joins Jian to talk about her rise to internet stardom and her dreams of moving out of her parents' house.
Q - Dashan in Studio QJul 11, 2014 | 16:21Q Dashan in Studio Q Video
Q Dashan in Studio Q Jul 11, 2014 | 16:21Mark Henry Rowswell, better known as Dashan, shares the incredible story of how he learned fluent Mandarin and shot to fame as a top media personality and performer in China.
Q - Kurt Braunohler on the dumbest ways to make the world a better placeJun 23, 2014 | 16:01Q Kurt Braunohler on the dumbest ways to make the world a better place Video
Q Kurt Braunohler on the dumbest ways to make the world a better place Jun 23, 2014 | 16:01Alt-comic and podcaster, Kurt Braunohler, speaks to Jian about his new label, his latest project (Jet Ski for Goats) and why he seeks to make the world a better place in the "dumbest way" he can.
Q - Solo artist Mike Daisey tackles Rob FordJun 4, 2014 | 22:31Q Solo artist Mike Daisey tackles Rob Ford Video
Q Solo artist Mike Daisey tackles Rob Ford Jun 4, 2014 | 22:31Jian speaks with American monologist Mike Daisey about his latest one man show, "Dreaming of Rob Ford", and the tension between truth, lies and creative license. Although the news media has meticulously reported on the Toronto mayor's ongoing troubles, Daisey says there is still much to be explored from an artistic point of view.
Q - Glenn Gould Prize recipient Robert LepageMay 8, 2014 | 36:02Q Glenn Gould Prize recipient Robert Lepage Video
Q Glenn Gould Prize recipient Robert Lepage May 8, 2014 | 36:02There is no easy way to summarize the contribution Quebec-born Robert Lepage has made to the arts, and no single art to tie him to either. He is not only considered a genius in the field of theatre, but also a creative force in film, opera and Cirque du Soleil shows. Now, on the heels of his prestigious Glenn Gould Prize, Lepage joins Jian to reflect on winning a lifetime achievement award while still in his 50s, how to keep theater relevant in the age of Netflix, and why he's not afraid of chaos, imperfection or uncertainty.

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