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Ray Collins visits Showtime.

I was delighted last Sunday to welcome my good friend Ray Collins to the Showtime Studio. Some great song choices and great memories.

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TV Honan drops into Showtime on WLR

With Spraoi in the air it was an appropriate time for TV to drop into record a piece with us. True to form there was a lot more to talk about!

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Andrew Holden drops into Showtime!

From Sundays Showtime on WLR here is Andrew Holden picking out some great music and some great chat!

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Christine Scarry visits Showtime

In just a couple of weeks we will see the first Sondheim Festival in Ireland or the UK. Christine Scarry – the Festival Director dropped in to talk all things Sondheim and Liz Callaway – who is headlining the festivals closing concert. This is a more extensive chat then time allowed on air. If you’re a Sondheim Lover – give …

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Ben Hennessy Visits Showtime

This was a really fun session with Ben Hennessy. Some great tunes and anecdotes. This is the version broadcast on Sunday night on WLR – keep your eyes open for a digital version later this week – a lot longer and loads of green chat from Ben.

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Showtime – Christmas In June.

Alan Coonagh from the ‘Volunteered’ committee for this epic concert dropped in to tell us all about ‘Christmas in June’. This is the unedited interview with an extra 8 minutes of chat and information about the concert.

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Leon Sheehan Visits Showtime

Leon calls in to talk all things Shakespeare, Musical Theatre and … wait for it … Wrestling… He also picks out some great music in the process!

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Showtime Tops 60th Anniversary Special

Here are the two special features from Sunday Nights 60th anniversary Tops special – firstly Michael Grant and secondly Vicki Graham and Paul Corcoran. You can catch the full show with more memories on Wlrfm.com or click below to have a listen.

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The MTU Cork School Of Music performs live on Showtime.

A very special Showtime with an hour long feature recorded with the students and mentors of the MTU Cork School of Music Musical Theatre Degree.

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Clodagh Power Visits Showtime on WLR

This week Clodagh Power called into the Showtime Studios to pick out some great music and – finally – answer the question – did she or did she not know the results of WIFLO before all the rest of us that night in 2005…. She also told us all about Bailegangaire in Garter Lane presented by WDS.

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Glenn Murphy Visits Showtime

Glenn Murphy called into the Showtime Studio on Sunday last to pick out some music and tell some great stories. If you missed it, have a listen.

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Jimmy Brockie visits ‘Showtime’ on WLR

This weeks visitor to the ‘Showtime’ studio was Jimmy Brockie who is musical director for the upcoming production of ‘Spring Awakening’ in Garter Lane, Waterford. He picked out some music, told us about the show and what he’s been up to and what is coming up for him.

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Tobie Hickey Visits Showtime on WLR

Tobie Hickey visited to talk about all things My Fair Lady (past and present) and picked out some great music. To hear all of Sundays Showtime click here.

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Jamie Beamish visits Showtime on WLR

Jamie Beamish visited to talk about the concert he has coming up during the summer as part of his residency in the Theatre Royal. To hear all of Sundays Showtime click here.

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Brother Ben Visits Showtime on WLR.

Brother Ben visited to talk about the De La Salle College musical society and ‘Grease’. To hear all of Sundays Showtime click here.

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Karen Steenson visits Showtime on WLR ahead of Steel Magnolias in Garter Lane.

Karen Steenson – one of the leading ladies in this weeks production of Steel Magnolias in Garter Lane – visited Showtime on Sunday night to pick out some music and tell us all about the show (amongst other things).

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Michelle Condon visits Showtime on WLR.

Local Choreographer extraordinaire and Dance tutor to millions (well thousands) Michelle Condon called into studio on Showtime to pick out some music this week. Have a listen. You can play back Showtime episodes on WLRFM.COM if you missed the show on Sunday nights.

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Katie Honan visits Showtime on WLR ahead of ‘How To Fall Flat On Your Face’ this week.

Katie Honan who plays Garter Lane this week with her solo play ‘How To Fall Flat On Your Face’ visited WLR this week and picked out some music. She also spoke about her one woman play and the big Waterford connections and production team working on it. This is an extended version of the chat on WLR on Sunday. For …

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Showtime! Waterfords Top 20 Favourite Musical Songs.

For anybody who missed the Top 20 countdown on WLR last night here is the online playback. Hundreds of people voted and we compiled the final list… have a listen below.

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A Tribute To Des Manahan – Showtime, January 24th 2021

48 minutes of music he loved, extracts from Des talking and performances from Des. First broadcast on WLR on January 25th 2021 at 7pm. For more see www.wlrfm.com

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