941 Tom Odell, Ove Arup, Theatre's response to the Battle of the Somme2016-06-13 18:58:00
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942 Andy Hamilton, Rattigan on stage, Studio Ghibli's last film, Blake Morrison and Gavin Bryars2016-06-10 18:57:00
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943 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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944 Guy Garvey, Bailey's Prize winner, The Go-Between2016-06-08 19:13:00
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945 Ben Kingsley, Casey Nicholaw, RA Summer Exhibition, Outcast2016-06-07 18:55:00
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946 Peter Shaffer remembered, Don DeLillo, Anthony Horowitz on New Blood, Beth Orton2016-06-06 19:04:00
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947 Jimmy McGovern, James Schamus, Alexi Kaye Campbell2016-06-03 18:56:00
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948 Nile Rodgers, Jesse Eisenberg, Kunal Nayyar, Surrealists2016-06-02 19:06:00
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949 Versailles, Louisa Young, Museum of the Year contender, TV drama music2016-06-01 18:58:00
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Versailles, Louisa Young, Museum of the Year contender, TV drama music

Versailles is the new high-budget, 10-part BBC2 drama series which is already creating controversy ahead of its first broadcast. Boyd Hilton reviews the period costume drama set in the court of Louis XIV with its themes of sex, murder and conspiracy. The Victoria and Albert Museum in London is one of five museums and galleries in the UK to make the shortlist for Museum of the Year. In the first of our reports from the shortlisted venues, the Museum's director Martin Roth explains how to choose a record-breaking exhibition like the Alexander McQueen and why the V&A is planning to expand into the Olympic Park, Dundee and China. A Jewish Italian family ends up among Mussolini's most ardent supporters in Louisa Young's new novel Devotion, the latest in her series begun by the WWI novel My Dear I Wanted To Tell You and The Heroes' Welcome. She charts the political awakening of the next generation as another war looms, and tells Kirsty Lang why she found the Italian experience so compelling. The credits to the forthcoming TV drama series New Blood feature a raw Deep South bluesy soundtrack, a trick learned from some of the most talked-about series in recent years, from The Sopranos to Breaking Bad and True Detective. Ben Wardle considers the appeal of Americana music to today's TV directors. Presenter Kirsty Lang Producer Jerome Weatherald.…read more

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951 From Hay: Charlotte Church, Tracy Chevalier and Lionel Shriver, YA Fiction, Welsh-Appalachian Music Mashup2016-05-31 10:54:00
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952 Front Row at The Royal Court Theatre2016-05-31 10:09:00
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953 Wilko Johnson, Romeo and Juliet review, Walter de Maria2016-05-26 19:00:00
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954 Neil Gaiman, Liz Lochhead, Roy Williams2016-05-25 18:59:00
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955 Sue Johnston, Burt Kwouk remembered, Yayoi Kusama, Simon Stone, Philip Venables2016-05-24 18:53:00
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956 Russell T Davies, Love and Friendship review, Rufus Norris, Thelma and Louise 25 years on2016-05-23 18:56:00
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957 Jack O'Connell, Cannes Film Festival, Seeing Round Corners, Spymonkey2016-05-20 19:24:00
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958 A Hologram For The King, Running Wild, Brigitte Fassbaender, Going Forward2016-05-19 18:47:00
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959 Ian McMillan, Black Chronicles, Janet Suzman, TV drama endings2016-05-18 18:54:00
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960 Sunken Cities, Han Kang, Sing Street, Christian Blackshaw2016-05-17 18:57:00
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