461 Paul Greengrass on 22 July, Lisa Hammond and Rachael Spence, How can arts organisations thrive?2018-10-12 18:57:00
Listen
Listen
462 Desiree Akhavan, Bad Times at the El Royale, 2018 RIBA Stirling Prize, Mother Courage2018-10-11 19:15:00
Listen
Listen
463 Reading and Mental Health2018-10-10 19:00:00
Listen
Listen
464 The swimming pool in art, Kwame Kwei-Armah's Twelfth Night, Poet Jean Sprackland2018-10-09 18:59:00
Listen
Listen
465 Bernard Cribbins, Claire Foy and Ryan Gosling on First Man, Butterfly2018-10-08 19:09:00
Listen
Listen
466 Jodie Whittaker on Doctor Who, Quentin Blake, Haruki Murakami's Killing Commendatore2018-10-05 18:54:00
Listen
Listen
467 Alice Walker, Yayoi Kusama and a poem for National Poetry Day from Sean Street2018-10-04 19:12:00
Listen
Listen
468 The art of physical comedy, Damien Hirst, Andre Aciman, The impact of the arts on mental health2018-10-03 19:11:00
Listen
Listen
469 BBC National Short Story Award Winner2018-10-02 19:10:00
Listen
Listen
470 Sarah Perry, The Cry, Cultural First Aid2018-10-01 19:06:00
Listen
Listen
471 Contains Strong Language festival, Sean Scully, A Northern Soul2018-09-28 20:16:00
Listen
Listen
472 Lord of the Flies, Silence in art, Javier Marias2018-09-27 19:16:00
Listen
Listen
473 The Goodies, Holst's The Planets at 100, Debris Stevenson2018-09-26 19:01:00
Listen
Listen
474 Oceania exhibition, Suede, How the police help crime writers2018-09-26 09:54:00
Listen
Listen
475 Glenn Close in The Wife, Little Women in 20182018-09-24 19:12:00
Listen
Listen
476 Cary Fukanaga, Royal Opera House CEO, Nureyev Documentary2018-09-21 19:01:00
Listen
Listen

Cary Fukanaga, Royal Opera House CEO, Nureyev Documentary

Cary Fukanaga, recently announced director of the next James Bond film, discusses his new Netflix series Maniac. The show explores the minds of two strangers, played by Emma Stone and Jonah Hill, who take part in a mysterious drug trial in the hope of changing their lives for the better. The Royal Opera House has unveiled the results of its £50m, two-and-a-half-year Open Up project. For the first time it will be open to the public daily, with a new programme of free and ticketed events. Royal Opera House CEO Alex Beard explains what’s new and improved about the Covent Garden building. 'In one section he’s polishing a scaffolding pole in the most provocative way imaginable' is how director Jacqui Morris describes the previously unseen footage of Rudolph Nureyev she has uncovered. Along with her brother David, the pair have created a new documentary film about the legendary ballet dancer's life through this new archival footage, his own memoirs and a newly-commissioned interpretive dance. Presenter Stig Abell Producer Ben Mitchell…read more

477 MIA, Man Booker Shortlist, Short Story Award nominee Nell Stevens, Playwright Stephen Jeffreys remembered.2018-09-20 19:09:00
Listen
Listen
478 Eileen Atkins, the financial crash and the arts, Denis Norden remembered, Ingrid Persaud2018-09-19 19:07:00
Listen
Listen
479 The Little Stranger, creating art in the dark, and Kiare Ladner, BBC NSSA nominee2018-09-18 19:02:00
Listen
Listen
480 Christine and the Queens, Sarah Hall, Tartuffe set in a Birmingham Muslim community2018-09-17 19:10:00
Listen
Listen