81 Drag Becomes Her, The moon in the arts, Restoration tragedy at the RSC2019-05-27 18:30:00
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82 Anish Kapoor, Beanie Feldstein, Vampire Weekend2019-05-24 18:53:00
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83 Matthew Bourne's Romeo and Juliet, Little Steven, Judith Kerr2019-05-23 18:55:00
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84 Frank Skinner, George the Poet, TV affecting social change2019-05-22 19:06:00
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85 Stephen Poliakoff, News from Cannes Film Festival, Selina Thompson2019-05-21 19:06:00
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86 Dexter Fletcher on Rocket Man, Jessica Andrews, Artists as activists, Folio Prize winner2019-05-20 18:56:00
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Dexter Fletcher on Rocket Man, Jessica Andrews, Artists as activists, Folio Prize winner

Rocketman is the new Elton John film musical that charts the singer’s life from his upbringing in Pinner, meeting his long-time collaborator Bernie Taupin, making it big and then struggling with addictions. We speak to the director Dexter Fletcher - who also worked on Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody - about making the film which stars Taron Egerton and was executive-produced by Sir Elton and his husband David Furnish Saltwater is a new novel by Jessica Andrews, a published poet who also runs a literary magazine for under-represented writers. Based on her own life, Saltwater follows the character of Lucy who moves from her working-class family home in Sunderland to university in London and warehouse parties. But her new life is not what she expected. Artists taking risks – and artists putting themselves at risk – is the focus of a forum happening at Tate Modern this weekend. Áine O’Brien of campaigning group Counterpoint Arts and Syrian playwright Abdullah Alkafri discuss the threats to artistic freedom and expression faced by artists in politically turbulent countries around the world. We announce the winner of the Folio Prize, open to all genres and all forms of literature, except work written primarily for children. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer Oliver Jones…read more

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92 Edmund de Waal and other news from the Venice Biennale, Elizabeth Macneal2019-05-10 19:07:00
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93 Mark Haddon, Jimmie Durham controversy, Anglo-Saxon burial, Michelle Terry2019-05-09 18:56:00
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94 Guy Chambers, Nina Stibbe, Creativity and wellbeing2019-05-08 19:01:00
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95 Film director Amma Asante, Joe Boyd on Aretha Franklin, Ireland's Abbey Theatre2019-05-07 19:11:00
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96 Architect Sir David Adjaye in Venice2019-05-07 07:58:00
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97 Rokia Traoré, Bill Buford on Granta, artworks in political posters2019-05-03 19:02:00
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99 Leonardo da Vinci 500th Anniversary, Salvator Mundi2019-05-01 19:01:00
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100 John Singleton remembered, Afghanistan's music scene, Tolkien reviewed, the effect of music on the brain2019-04-30 18:58:00
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