641 Victor Frankenstein, Andrew McMillan, Shami Chakrabarti, Finding Winnie (the Pooh)2015-11-30 20:00:00
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642 Richard Eyre on Ibsen, Ancient Greek drama and PTSD, Vivien Duffield2015-11-27 19:58:00
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643 William Hill Sports Book of the Year, Simon Callow, Michael Oglesby2015-11-26 19:53:00
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644 Black Mass, The Homecoming at 50, Peter Bazalgette on arts funding, Paul Ruddock2015-11-25 19:55:00
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645 Elisabeth Frink, Quentin Letts, Lloyd Dorfman2015-11-24 19:45:00
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646 Steven Spielberg, Artist and Empire, Hannah Rothschild2015-11-23 19:55:00
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647 Emile Zola Special: JR, Michel Houellebecq2015-11-20 19:45:00
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648 Cate Blanchett, Enya, Bruntwood Prize winner2015-11-19 19:53:00
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649 Samuel Pepys, Jon Savage, Dana Fouras and Russell Maliphant2015-11-18 20:03:00
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650 The Hunger Games, Costa Book Awards, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, The Man in the High Castle2015-11-17 20:11:00
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651 Toby Jones and Peter Bowker on Capital, Adil Ray on Saeed Jaffrey, Ticket re-selling, Hollywood's mature directors2015-11-16 19:57:00
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652 Tracy Chapman, Raymond Briggs, The Fear of 132015-11-13 19:59:00
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653 Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer, Vikram Seth, The Last Panthers2015-11-12 19:56:00
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654 Nicholas Hytner, Peep Show, Winner of the Goldsmiths Prize, Waste review2015-11-11 20:30:00
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655 Umberto Eco, Roger Waters, Tangerine, Video game strike2015-11-10 20:00:00
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656 Kenneth Branagh, Glenda Jackson, The art of Alexander Calder2015-11-09 19:58:00
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657 Alina Ibragimova, John Niven, The war memorials of Edwin Lutyens and Nicki Wragg, Backstage in the wardrobe2015-11-06 19:45:00
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658 Tom Rob Smith, Modern Scottish Women: Painters and Sculptors, Kevin Barry2015-11-05 20:00:00
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659 Nicholas McCarthy, Backstage at the theatre, Burnt review, Dominic Sandbrook2015-11-04 20:45:00
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Nicholas McCarthy, Backstage at the theatre, Burnt review, Dominic Sandbrook

Nicholas McCarthy will be performing Ravel's Piano Concerto for One Hand, the first one handed pianist to do so since Paul Wittgenstein's recital in 1951. He commissioned the work after losing his arm in WW1. Nicholas will also be playing pieces from his debut album, Solo, which recently went to number 4 in the classical charts. Front Row goes on air at 7.15, shortly before, in theatres all over the country, the curtain goes up. The programme's contribution to this month's BBC On Stage Season is a series of items in which Front Row goes backstage and eavesdrops on what's going on shortly before the show begins. Tonight we're with the cast of 'As You Like' as Jeanette Nelson, Head of Voice at the National Theatre, leads their vocal warm up before they take the stage in the vasty Olivier auditorium. In Burnt Bradley Cooper plays two starred Michelin Chef Adam Jones whose drinking, drug taking and diva behaviour have left his career in ruins. He is determined to rebuild his reputation with the help of talented but reluctant Sous Chef Helene (played by Sienna Miller) by gaining his third Michelin star. Antonia Quirke reviews. The author and historian Dominic Sandbrook discusses his study of the success and background of British modern popular culture - from Agatha Christie to The X Factor - in his latest book The Great British Dream Factory and a new four-part BBC2 series Let Us Entertain You which begins this evening.…read more

660 Danny Boyle on Steve Jobs, Ken Loach remembers Colin Welland, Billy Bragg's lyrics2015-11-03 20:09:00
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