221 National Theatres, Mark Morris, It Must Schwing!2019-03-19 20:50:00
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222 The White Crow reviewed and tackling difficult issues in theatre2019-03-18 20:04:00
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223 Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges, Jessica Hynes, the art of the meme2019-03-15 19:59:00
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224 Jordan Peele, The rise of country music, Christian Marclay's show reviewed2019-03-14 20:07:00
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225 Girl reviewed, Long Lost Likely Lads, Winners of a $165,000 literature prize, News from the London Book Fair2019-03-13 20:02:00
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226 Simon Amstell, The Taming of the Shrew, Mind the Gap's learning disability theatre2019-03-12 20:08:00
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227 Turn Up Charlie, Fisherman's Friends, Cheeky chappies, David Bowie demo2019-03-11 20:05:00
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228 Waitress, Sadie Jones, Internet at 302019-03-08 20:05:00
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229 Maggie Gyllenhaal, BalletBoyz2019-03-07 20:06:00
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230 Cheat, Richard Billingham, Club culture, Diana Athill2019-03-06 20:07:00
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231 Samuel L Jackson, British-Chinese play Under The Umbrella and the launch of Scala Radio2019-03-05 19:55:00
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Samuel L Jackson, British-Chinese play Under The Umbrella and the launch of Scala Radio

The career of Hollywood superstar Samuel L Jackson was recently revealed to have made him the highest-grossing actor of all time. He joins Samira to discuss the new Marvel superhero film, Captain Marvel; in which he reprises the role of Nick Fury... This time around he's playing a Nick Fury who is twenty years younger than before, as the film is set in the 90s. He reveals how he de-aged himself for the part and also talks to Samira about The Oscars, why he chooses “popcorn” films to star in, and which of the 120 films in which he's appeared is his favourite. Amy Ng’s new play, Under the Umbrella, opens tonight at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry. The story is about Wei, a Chinese PhD student researching human fertility, enjoying life with her English flatmate in the city. But family pressure to return home and get married grows intense. Her grandmother survived famine, her mother the Cultural Revolution and the one-child policy, so while this is a highly entertaining comedy, it's a dark one, exploring the dilemmas and traumas of three generations of contemporary Chinese women. There are ghosts, too. Samira Ahmed talks to Amy Ng and unpacks the issues. There's a new classical music station available on your DAB radio. Scala Radio launched on Monday with a morning show hosted by Simon Mayo. It's being pitched as a rival to Classic FM and BBC Radio 3. The Sunday Times' radio critic Gillian Reynolds has been listening to it for us and will let us know whether she thinks it'll be a serious rival. Presenter, Samira Ahmed Producer, Oliver Jones…read more

232 The Specials' Terry Hall, the plays of Athol Fugard, Artemisia Gentileschi2019-03-04 20:02:00
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233 Stephen Merchant, Novels review, Clean Break at 402019-03-01 19:59:00
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234 Ricky Gervais, Tom Walker, Andre Previn remembered, Young adult literature2019-02-28 20:14:00
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235 Charlotte Rampling, Berlioz Anniversary, Leveret Perform Live2019-02-27 19:58:00
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236 Leaving Neverland, Jacob Collier, Dorothea Tanning at Tate Modern2019-02-26 20:04:00
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237 The return of Fleabag, Nikki Sixx on Motley Crue biopic, Oscars analysis2019-02-25 19:58:00
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238 Phyllida Barlow, Jonathan Freedland, The decline of foreign language films2019-02-22 19:58:00
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239 Odaline de la Martinez, War Photography, Flack Review, Peter Tork Remembered2019-02-21 20:12:00
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240 Felicity Jones, Alan Partridge, Marina Abramovic2019-02-20 19:55:00
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