321 Notre-Dame de Paris, Roger McGough, Chimerica2019-04-16 19:06:00
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322 Andrew Scott, Maggie Smith's new play reviewed, William Eggleston2019-04-15 19:03:00
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323 The Work, Life and Legacy of Poet Seamus Heaney2019-04-12 19:07:00
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324 Jenny Saville, Laura van der Heijden, The art of the deadline2019-04-11 19:03:00
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325 Composer Gavin Bryars, Isabella Hammad, Opera singers sing pop2019-04-10 19:00:00
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326 Useful Art, Embodying Ruskin, National Theatre for Northern Ireland? Unicorn Store2019-04-09 19:55:00
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327 Munch at British Museum, Neil Jordan - Greta, Legacy of Game Of Thrones, What makes a great ending to a TV series?2019-04-08 18:58:00
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328 Carlos Acosta, Iain Bell, BAFTA Games Awards2019-04-05 18:53:00
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329 The Shed, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Jonathan Lethem, Marvin Gaye2019-04-04 19:12:00
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330 Sir David Attenborough, The Sisters Brothers, Lee Ridley2019-04-03 18:54:00
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331 Toby Jones - Don't Forget the Driver, Shazam!, Bach Passions2019-04-02 18:58:00
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332 Suzi Quatro, Museum numbers, John Kani2019-04-01 19:00:00
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333 Local Hero on stage, the anti-climax in culture, Agnes Varda remembered2019-03-29 20:04:00
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334 Tash Aw, Arts Sponsorship row, Parry's Judith2019-03-28 19:57:00
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335 Scottish artist Katie Paterson, Ted Hughes Award winner, Casting factual TV2019-03-27 20:08:00
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336 A history of classical music in ten minutes - plus tragedy on today's stage2019-03-26 19:57:00
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337 Matthew Herbert's Brexit Big Band, Van Gogh and Britain, At Eternity's Gate, Scott Walker2019-03-26 11:50:00
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338 Front Row 25th March 20192019-03-25 20:06:00
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339 The Power of Pinter, Javaad Alipoor, Richard Hawley's musical2019-03-22 19:56:00
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The Power of Pinter, Javaad Alipoor, Richard Hawley's musical

The recent Pinter season at the Pinter Theatre in London, culminating in the current production of Betrayal starring Tom Hiddleston, Zawe Ashton and Charlie Cox, suggests that Harold Pinter has a durability that other writers of his generation may not be able to claim. What are the qualities that give his work resonance to an audience today? The director Jamie Lloyd, theatre critic and Pinter biographer Michael Billington, and Dr Catriona Fallow, research fellow on the Harold Pinter: Histories and Legacies project, tell Front Row why they think his work endures. In his award-winning play The Believers Are But Brothers, Javaad Alipoor invited audiences to experience the world of young disaffected men online by joining a WhatsApp group. Alipoor talks to Stig Abell about the play which tells four fictional stories - an Islamic State group recruiter, two British recruits and an Alt-Right 'white boy' from California, and has which has now been adapted into a drama BBC Four. Guitarist and songwriter Richard Hawley thought he hated musicals, realised that actually he quite liked them and went on to write one that opened this week at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. Standing at the Sky's Edge is about Park Hill, the flats the that flank Sheffield like a city wall. It tells their story, from the optimism of their conception as an urban utopia, through dereliction and recent redevelopment and recovery. Woven through are Hawley's songs, and the professional cast is augmented by many local people. The writer, broadcaster and Sheffield resident, Paul Allen, reviews the show. Presenter: Stig Abell Producer: Julian May…read more

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