521 Christmas TV, Theatre from the Calais Jungle, Protecting live music.2017-12-12 20:22:00
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522 The Bette Davis/Joan Crawford Feud, The Twilight Zone, A Snow Poem2017-12-11 20:08:00
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523 Vanessa Redgrave, Imperium, French African artefacts, Sally Rooney2017-12-08 20:04:00
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524 Christopher Nolan, Guys and Dolls, City of Culture 20212017-12-07 19:59:00
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525 Jonathan Yeo, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Designing awards2017-12-06 19:57:00
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526 Claire Foy, Bryan Hymel, Film Heritage2017-12-05 20:15:00
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527 Stronger, Shashi Kapoor, Douglas Henshall, Tokio Myers2017-12-04 20:36:00
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528 Cecilia Bartoli, The Face, Louis CK film2017-12-01 20:01:00
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529 Sir Michael Parkinson, Wonder, A Christmas Carol2017-11-30 20:07:00
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530 Amy Sherman-Palladino, Hollywood Film Awards Season, Costume Workers2017-11-29 20:47:00
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531 Chinese characters on TV, Actor James Franco, Sports Book of the Year2017-11-28 20:20:00
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532 James Bolam on Rodney Bewes, Gilbert & George, Marnie the opera2017-11-28 12:44:00
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533 Joyce DiDonato, European Capital of Culture, Puppets in theatre2017-11-27 20:06:00
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Joyce DiDonato, European Capital of Culture, Puppets in theatre

Soprano Joyce DiDonato on tackling the vocal pyrotechnics of Rossini and why she's bringing opera to the inmates of Sing Sing, New York's maximum security prison. Puppets are currently centre stage in three theatrical productions in the UK - Pinocchio at the National Theatre, The Grinning Man in the West End and The Tin Drum on tour. We speak to Toby Olié, in charge of puppetry on Pinocchio and Tom Morris, director of The Grinning Man who, as co-director of War Horse, changed the way puppets are regarded. Kirsty also hears from from actors Sanne den Besten and Louis Maskell about how they work with puppets to show them falling in love. Plus, as the European Commission announce that the UK will no longer be able to take part in the 2023 European Capital of Culture as planned, we look at the impact this has on the bidding cities and what it signifies for the arts industry as Britain continues the process of leaving the European Union.…read more

534 Benjamin Clementine performs live2017-11-24 20:15:00
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535 Inua Ellams on Barber Shop Chronicles, Battle of the Sexes, Charles Causley, Godless2017-11-23 20:04:00
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536 Modigliani, Costa Book Awards shortlists, John Lithgow2017-11-21 20:15:00
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537 Cate Blanchett, Priscilla Presley, Arts Manifestos2017-11-20 19:57:00
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538 Fenella Fielding, Gluck, Mona Arshi, Call of Duty2017-11-17 20:21:00
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539 Noel Gallagher, Poets in Zimbabwe, Surrealism in Egypt2017-11-16 20:17:00
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540 Robert Pattinson, Ian McMillan, the voice behind the puppet, Goldsmiths Prize winner2017-11-15 19:53:00
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