21 Saoirse Ronan, The Book People goes into administration, How to paint babies2019-12-18 20:01:00
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22 Taron Egerton, A Christmas Carol, Joe Stilgoe2019-12-17 20:11:00
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Taron Egerton, A Christmas Carol, Joe Stilgoe

Taron Egerton, whose performance as Elton John in the film Rocketman has already earned him Golden Globe and SAG nominations for Best Actor, talks about channelling the flamboyant performer on screen and capturing his distinctive voice in hits such as Your Song and Tiny Dancer. Rocketman is available on DVD. There have been scores of actors who have played Scrooge from Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol, from Alastair Sim and Basil Rathbone to Albert Finney and Michael Caine. This season it is the turn of Guy Pearce who appears as the misanthrope in a BBC One television adaptation by Steven Knight. How will the the creator of Peaky Blinders interpret the festive perennial? Raifa Rafiq reviews. What are the ingredients of a Christmas hit song? Singer, pianist and songwriter Joe Stilgoe dissects some classics and performs from his Christmas album. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer: Edwina Pitman…read more

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24 Jonathan Pryce, Survival literature, Fictional politicians2019-12-13 19:57:00
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25 Francesca Hayward on Cats and Romeo and Juliet, Joker composer Hildur Guðnadóttir2019-12-12 20:06:00
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26 Mike Bartlett, staging of art exhibitions, Any One Thing2019-12-11 19:52:00
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27 Teenage Dick, Traces review, Olga Neuwirth, Nobel Prize for Literature controversy2019-12-10 19:59:00
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28 Gender Imbalance in Art Collections, Whitechapel Bell Foundry, Three Sisters Rewired2019-12-09 19:58:00
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29 Inua Ellams on Three Sisters, Noah Baumbach on Marriage Story, Art goes Bananas2019-12-06 19:54:00
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30 Front Row at BBC Music Introducing Live2019-12-05 19:45:00
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31 Lesley Manville, Turner Prize, Bat for Lashes2019-12-04 20:03:00
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32 Difficult comedy audiences, Netflix v cinema?, Honey Boy, Romesh Gunesekera2019-12-03 19:58:00
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33 Edward Norton, Elizabeth is Missing, artist Luke Jerram2019-12-02 19:58:00
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34 The Boy in the Dress, Turner Prize Shortlisted Artists, The First Nowell2019-11-29 20:01:00
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35 Atlantics, Scheherazade and 1001 Nights, Political parties' arts manifestos2019-11-28 20:01:00
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36 Tributes to Clive James and Sir Jonathan Miller2019-11-27 20:03:00
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37 Costa Book Prize shortlist, Rian Johnson on Knives Out, art theft2019-11-26 19:57:00
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38 Rapper Wretch 32, Hamlet on the Faroe Islands, Blue Story controversy2019-11-25 19:58:00
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39 Coldplay and Leonard Cohen albums, Norman Cornish, Roy Chubby Brown controversy2019-11-22 19:58:00
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40 Harriet, Les Misérables and social realist films, risk in publishing, street art2019-11-21 20:09:00
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