481 Adrian Lester on Othello, Baileys Shortlist, Conceptual Art, Nicolas Kent2016-04-11 18:58:00
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482 Helen Mirren, Cyprus Avenue and X, Barrie Rutter, Jem Lester2016-04-08 18:55:00
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483 Palme d'Or winner Dheepan, Diana Damrau, Noma Dumezweni, Garth Greenwell2016-04-07 18:56:00
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484 Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art2016-04-06 19:00:00
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485 Timothy Spall, Catherine Tate, 11.22.63, Dutch flowers.2016-04-05 18:57:00
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486 The Rolling Stones Exhibitionism, Hans Rosenfeldt, Alex Turner, Ian McKellen2016-04-04 18:55:00
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487 Adrian Lester on Undercover, National Poetry Competition, Victoria, James Shapiro2016-04-01 18:58:00
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488 David Tennant, Eddie the Eagle, Alison Brackenbury, Jeff Nichols, Evelyn Glennie2016-03-30 18:59:00
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489 Kirsty Lang interviews theatre producer Sonia Friedman2016-03-29 12:37:00
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490 The Passion, Zootropolis, Max Stafford Clark, Blue Eyes2016-03-29 10:13:00
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491 Pet Shop Boys Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe2016-03-28 12:45:00
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492 The RSC's Hamlet, Culture Minister Ed Vaizey, Batman v Superman, Underworld2016-03-23 20:02:00
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493 Glenn Close in Sunset Boulevard, Maigret with Rowan Atkinson, Sunken Cities2016-03-22 19:58:00
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494 The A Word, Neil LaBute, Remembering Barry Hines, Ottessa Moshfegh2016-03-21 19:53:00
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The A Word, Neil LaBute, Remembering Barry Hines, Ottessa Moshfegh

The A Word is a six-part drama on BBC One that portrays a family coming to terms with their son being diagnosed as autistic. Its writer Peter Bowker joins us in the studio. Four years after breaking up Steph and Greg think they might get together again. Trouble is, she's married to someone else, and he's taken up with her best friend. Kirsty talks to playwright Neil LaBute about 'Reasons to be Happy', the second in his trilogy about these characters, and to director Michael Attenborough, about staging this very American work in Britain. The death was announced yesterday of the writer Barry Hines. The poet Ian McMillan used to work in the office next door to the one he wrote in and Barry used to try dialogue out on him. McMillan tells Kirsty about the example Hines set him, and the importance of this northern writer's work, which was far from confined to Kes. Ottessa Moshfegh is a novelist from Boston whose thriller, Eileen, has had rave reviews in the US and has already been optioned by film producer Scott Rudin who made Gone Girl. Kirsty Lang talks to the debut novelist about her book and the hype surrounding it. Presenter: Kirsty Lang Producer: Rebecca Armstrong.…read more

495 Jeremy Irons and Richard Eyre celebrate Bristol Old Vic's 250th, Disorder, 10 Cloverfield Lane2016-03-18 19:55:00
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496 The Painkiller, Follow the Money, Maylis de Kerangal, The Gloaming2016-03-17 19:51:00
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497 Jane Horrocks, High-Rise, Russia and the Arts, Remembering Sylvia Anderson2016-03-16 19:58:00
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498 Antonio Pappano, Marguerite reviewed, Photographer Paul Strand2016-03-15 19:50:00
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499 Composer Peter Maxwell Davies, singer Iggy Pop, novelist Jim Powell2016-03-14 20:03:00
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500 The Ones Below, Sonita, Tate funding, Comedy Playhouse, War Horse music2016-03-11 20:37:00
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