621 A Fantastic Woman, playing drunk, Lewis Gilbert and paintings under paintings2018-02-27 20:05:00
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622 The Assassination of Gianni Versace, All Too Human exhibition, Debut novelist Mick Kitson2018-02-26 20:05:00
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623 Red Sparrow, Adapting novels for the stage, Neanderthal art2018-02-23 20:13:00
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624 Tracey Thorn, Rival Biographers, Image Licensing, Stormzy2018-02-22 20:05:00
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625 Carey Mulligan, Spoiler Alert!, Mosaic and the Death of the Lead Guitar2018-02-21 20:01:00
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626 I, Tonya; Robin Cousins on the art of ice skating; Jess Kidd2018-02-20 20:07:00
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627 Suffrage art and a celebration of female artists2018-02-19 20:07:00
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628 Art in response to trauma: Louise Allen and Maude Julien2018-02-16 19:47:00
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629 Ruth Wilson on Dark River, Cal McCrystal on ENO's Iolanthe, Creative Scotland funding decisions2018-02-15 19:55:00
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630 Greta Gerwig, Opportunities for disabled actors, National Short Story Award2018-02-14 20:00:00
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631 The Shape of Water, Terracotta Warriors, Samira Ahmed, RuPaul's Drag Race2018-02-13 20:18:00
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632 Bob Geldof on WB Yeats, The Fifty Shades phenomenon, Julian Rowlands & the Santiago Quartet2018-02-12 20:35:00
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633 Chadwick Boseman, The Black Panther, Shakespeare for Children, Welsh Music - In Welsh2018-02-09 20:06:00
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634 David Hare on Collateral, Carmen, John Burningham and Helen Oxenbury2018-02-08 20:34:00
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635 Colin Firth and Rachel Weisz, Irish Women Writers, Vaseem Khan2018-02-07 20:04:00
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636 Mica Paris, Ethics of Arts Funding, Jim Crace2018-02-06 20:08:00
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637 Mike Bartlett on Trauma, Cornelia Parker, Val McDermid2018-02-05 19:59:00
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638 Nicola Benedetti, Winchester, Reading Europe: Russia2018-02-02 20:01:00
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639 Simple Minds, Phantom Thread, Napoleon Disrobed, Alex La Guma2018-02-01 20:04:00
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640 Fiddler on the Roof lyricist, how musicals have evolved since 'Fiddler', Olafur Eliasson2018-01-31 20:03:00
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Fiddler on the Roof lyricist, how musicals have evolved since 'Fiddler', Olafur Eliasson

All day long I'd bidi-bidi-bum... Sheldon Harnick is 93 and won worldwide acclaim as the lyricist of the hugely successful Fiddler on the Roof. As a new production of Rothschild & Sons, one of his lesser-known musicals, opens in this country he talks about a lifetime of lyrics. Britain's first professor of Musical Theatre, Professor Millie Taylor, and theatre critic David Benedict discuss the evolution of the musical since the premiere of Fiddler on the Roof in 1964. The Danish Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson is best known for his large-scale installation art using natural elemental materials, such as The Weather Project, a dazzling sun in Tate Modern's Turbine Hall. Nikki Bedi met him at his studio in Copenhagen to discuss his views on the cultural landscape of Denmark, artistic collaborations and breakdancing. Presenter: Nikki Bedi Producer: Rebecca Armstrong.…read more