901 Damon Albarn and the Orchestra of Syrian Musicians, Inspiring impressionism2016-06-24 18:45:00
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902 Carsten Holler's Orbit slide, Emma Rice, Jupiter Artland2016-06-23 18:57:00
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903 Ralph Fiennes on Richard III, Elvis & Nixon, Refugee fiction, Amjad Sabri2016-06-22 18:55:00
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904 Carys Bray, The Meddler reviewed, Henry V, Painters' Paintings at National Gallery, Derby Museums acquisitions2016-06-21 18:55:00
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905 Independence Day, Chris Riddell wins Kate Greenaway medal, Fretwork and C4's The Border2016-06-20 19:02:00
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906 Trevor Nunn, Natasha Walter, Jake Bugg2016-06-17 19:05:00
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907 Mike Bartlett on Wild, Tale of Tales film review, Georgiana Houghton exhibition review, Suburra director Stefano Sollima2016-06-16 18:53:00
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908 Ashley Pharoah, Novels in verse, Chris Watson2016-06-15 18:51:00
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909 Tate Modern's new Switch House gallery, Pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Debut novelist Emma Cline2016-06-14 19:10:00
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910 Tom Odell, Ove Arup, Theatre's response to the Battle of the Somme2016-06-13 18:58:00
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911 Andy Hamilton, Rattigan on stage, Studio Ghibli's last film, Blake Morrison and Gavin Bryars2016-06-10 18:57:00
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912 Frances Morris, director of Tate Modern, Anish Kapoor on designing at the ENO, Embrace of the Serpent review2016-06-09 18:52:00
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913 Guy Garvey, Bailey's Prize winner, The Go-Between2016-06-08 19:13:00
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914 Ben Kingsley, Casey Nicholaw, RA Summer Exhibition, Outcast2016-06-07 18:55:00
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915 Peter Shaffer remembered, Don DeLillo, Anthony Horowitz on New Blood, Beth Orton2016-06-06 19:04:00
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916 Jimmy McGovern, James Schamus, Alexi Kaye Campbell2016-06-03 18:56:00
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917 Nile Rodgers, Jesse Eisenberg, Kunal Nayyar, Surrealists2016-06-02 19:06:00
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918 Versailles, Louisa Young, Museum of the Year contender, TV drama music2016-06-01 18:58:00
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919 Nina Stibbe, Moby, The Nice Guys, Michael Pennington2016-05-31 18:58:00
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920 From Hay: Charlotte Church, Tracy Chevalier and Lionel Shriver, YA Fiction, Welsh-Appalachian Music Mashup2016-05-31 10:54:00
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From Hay: Charlotte Church, Tracy Chevalier and Lionel Shriver, YA Fiction, Welsh-Appalachian Music Mashup

Singer-songwriter Charlotte Church discusses her 'musical fairy tale' which receives its premier next weekend at the inaugural Festival of Voice in Cardiff. The Last Mermaid is inspired by The Little Mermaid and tackles the challenging issues facing our world. Tracy Chevalier has just edited a collection of short stories inspired by the line, 'Reader I Married Him' from Jane Eyre. She and Lionel Shriver, who's contributed, discuss the importance of one of the most famous lines in literature. The Young Adult fiction genre has been a major growth area in publishing over the last decade and as more titles flood the market this year, 3 of the top selling YA authors, Juno Dawson, Patrick Ness, Holly Smale join John Wilson to discuss what defines this area of fiction and where it allows them to go as writers that adult fiction and children's doesn't. Welsh folk musician and BBC Wales presenter, Frank Hennessy, teams up with fellow Hennessys band mate, Iolo Jones, and Appalachian musicians Rebecca Branson Jones and Trevor McKenzie to play the world premier of a song that began life as a Welsh hymn and morphed into a Bluegrass Gospel song.…read more