481 Reading and Mental Health2018-10-10 19:00:00
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482 The swimming pool in art, Kwame Kwei-Armah's Twelfth Night, Poet Jean Sprackland2018-10-09 18:59:00
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483 Bernard Cribbins, Claire Foy and Ryan Gosling on First Man, Butterfly2018-10-08 19:09:00
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484 Jodie Whittaker on Doctor Who, Quentin Blake, Haruki Murakami's Killing Commendatore2018-10-05 18:54:00
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485 Alice Walker, Yayoi Kusama and a poem for National Poetry Day from Sean Street2018-10-04 19:12:00
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486 The art of physical comedy, Damien Hirst, Andre Aciman, The impact of the arts on mental health2018-10-03 19:11:00
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487 BBC National Short Story Award Winner2018-10-02 19:10:00
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488 Sarah Perry, The Cry, Cultural First Aid2018-10-01 19:06:00
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489 Contains Strong Language festival, Sean Scully, A Northern Soul2018-09-28 20:16:00
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490 Lord of the Flies, Silence in art, Javier Marias2018-09-27 19:16:00
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491 The Goodies, Holst's The Planets at 100, Debris Stevenson2018-09-26 19:01:00
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The Goodies, Holst's The Planets at 100, Debris Stevenson

Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden and Bill Oddie - The Goodies - join Samira to look back at their 1970s cult comedy series. As a complete box set of every episode is released, they reflect on their comedy writing that tackled police brutality, redefined comedy music and introduced television audiences to the little-known Lancastrian martial-art Ecky Thump. This week marks the centenary of the first performance of Gustav Holst's hugely popular orchestral suite The Planets. Composer and pianist David Owen Norris explains our enduring fascination with this work, and composer Samuel Bordoli talks about about his Planets 2018 project which commissioned eight composers to write new work inspired by current planetary science. Grime artist, poet and playwright Debris Stevenson explains how her coming-of-age theatre piece, Poet in Da Corner, sets the story of her own life growing up in a Mormon family in East London to the tracks of Dizzee Rascal’s seminal album Boy in Da Corner. Presenter Samira Ahmed Producer Edwina Pitman…read more

492 Oceania exhibition, Suede, How the police help crime writers2018-09-26 09:54:00
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493 Glenn Close in The Wife, Little Women in 20182018-09-24 19:12:00
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494 Cary Fukanaga, Royal Opera House CEO, Nureyev Documentary2018-09-21 19:01:00
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495 MIA, Man Booker Shortlist, Short Story Award nominee Nell Stevens, Playwright Stephen Jeffreys remembered.2018-09-20 19:09:00
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496 Eileen Atkins, the financial crash and the arts, Denis Norden remembered, Ingrid Persaud2018-09-19 19:07:00
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497 The Little Stranger, creating art in the dark, and Kiare Ladner, BBC NSSA nominee2018-09-18 19:02:00
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498 Christine and the Queens, Sarah Hall, Tartuffe set in a Birmingham Muslim community2018-09-17 19:10:00
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499 Killing Eve, BBC National Short Story Award Shortlist, Ghetts2018-09-14 19:03:00
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500 Crazy Rich Asians, Touching the Void, Novels about the super rich, Leeds Piano Competition2018-09-13 19:13:00
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