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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87 Cannes, David Chipperfield on I.M. Pei, Denise Mina, Sean Edwards2019-05-17 19:14:00
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88 Stephen Graham, new Poet Laureate Simon Armitage, ENO's Dido2019-05-16 19:00:00
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Stephen Graham, new Poet Laureate Simon Armitage, ENO's Dido

The actor Stephen Graham originally made his mark as the racist skinhead Combo in Shane Meadows’s 2006 film This Is England. The actor and director have teamed up again for a new 4-part Channel 4 drama The Virtues, in which he plays a troubled alcoholic trying to get over the trauma of his childhood. The actor discusses making the show, as well as his recent role as undercover cop John Corbett in Line of Duty. The Unicorn is a theatre devoted to children. Its latest production is Dido, based on Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell. Stig Abell investigates how you make a seventeenth-century opera fun for eleven-year-olds, talking to the director, conductor, a singer and two teachers. But what of the target audience? Two young lads tell him what they thought of it. Simon Armitage has been announced as the new Poet Laureate. As he begins his decade long post, he reveals his ambitions for the role and also discusses his new book of poems Sandettie Light Vessel Automatic, which brings together his commissioned work including war poetry and poems responding to Henry Moore's sculptures and the life of Branwell Bronte. Presenter: Stig Abell Producer: Hannah Robins…read more

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90 Fun Lovin' Crime Writers - band, AI: More than Human - exhibition, Medusa - ballet2019-05-14 19:02:00
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91 Keanu Reeves, Doris Day remembered, art as an aphrodisiac2019-05-13 19:07:00
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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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98 Small Island, Chernobyl, Poet Laureate, Obamas2019-05-02 18:59:00
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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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