1001 Kirsty Lang interviews theatre producer Sonia Friedman2016-03-29 12:37:00
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1002 The Passion, Zootropolis, Max Stafford Clark, Blue Eyes2016-03-29 10:13:00
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1003 Pet Shop Boys Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe2016-03-28 12:45:00
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1004 The RSC's Hamlet, Culture Minister Ed Vaizey, Batman v Superman, Underworld2016-03-23 20:02:00
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1005 Glenn Close in Sunset Boulevard, Maigret with Rowan Atkinson, Sunken Cities2016-03-22 19:58:00
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1006 The A Word, Neil LaBute, Remembering Barry Hines, Ottessa Moshfegh2016-03-21 19:53:00
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1007 Jeremy Irons and Richard Eyre celebrate Bristol Old Vic's 250th, Disorder, 10 Cloverfield Lane2016-03-18 19:55:00
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1008 The Painkiller, Follow the Money, Maylis de Kerangal, The Gloaming2016-03-17 19:51:00
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1009 Jane Horrocks, High-Rise, Russia and the Arts, Remembering Sylvia Anderson2016-03-16 19:58:00
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1010 Antonio Pappano, Marguerite reviewed, Photographer Paul Strand2016-03-15 19:50:00
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1011 Composer Peter Maxwell Davies, singer Iggy Pop, novelist Jim Powell2016-03-14 20:03:00
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1012 The Ones Below, Sonita, Tate funding, Comedy Playhouse, War Horse music2016-03-11 20:37:00
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1013 Martin Parr's exhibitions, Assemble at Tate Liverpool, Bradford Media Museum controversy, Morrissey as London's mayor2016-03-10 19:54:00
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1014 Remembering George Martin, Anna Meredith, Motown the Musical, The Witch2016-03-09 20:13:00
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1015 Anomalisa, Seamus Heaney's The Aeneid, Handel at Vauxhall, In the Age of Giorgione2016-03-08 19:57:00
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Anomalisa, Seamus Heaney's The Aeneid, Handel at Vauxhall, In the Age of Giorgione

Radio 4's Book of the Week is Seamus Heaney's translation of Book VI of The Aeneid, read by Ian McKellen. Samira Ahmed speaks to Catherine Heaney, the poet's daughter, and his editor, Matthew Hollis, about her father's love of the poem, the place of Latin in his life, and bringing the poet's final work out of the underworld of his study and into the light of day. Anomalisa, the Academy Award nominated stop-motion animation from Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson is a darkly comedic and surreal journey into the mind of a self-help author who is crippled by the mundanity of his life until he meets a sales rep whilst on a business trip. Jenny McCartney reviews Historian David Coke and conductor and harpsichordist Bridget Cunningham discuss a new recording of Handel's music by London Early Opera, focused on London's famed Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens. The master Venetian painter Giorgione paved the way, in the early 1500s, to the golden age of luminous colour and even the first landscape in the history of art, however since he died young we actually don't know much about him. Curator Per Rumberg shows us round the Royal Academy exhibition which brings together Giorgione's key masterpieces with works by Titian, Giovanni Cariani, and Tullio Lombardo to pay tribute to his revolutionary influence. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer: Jack Soper.…read more

1016 07/03/20162016-03-07 20:05:00
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1017 Hail, Caesar!, Don Quixote, Thirteen, English Touring Opera2016-03-04 20:07:00
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1018 Richard Gere in Time Out of Mind, Tanita Tikaram, Look Back in Anger2016-03-03 20:09:00
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1019 Botticelli, Gillian Slovo, Tony Warren remembered, Dr Thorne2016-03-02 19:52:00
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1020 Peter Cook, Hitchcock/Truffaut, Tabletop Shakespeare, Tim Sayer2016-03-01 20:01:00
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