1001 Viggo Mortensen, Susanne Bier, Jay McInerney and the comic Misty2016-09-06 18:57:00
Listen
Listen
1002 Maxine Peake and Sarah Frankcom, Mike Bullen on Cold Feet, Neon art, Star Trek at 502016-09-05 18:56:00
Listen
Listen
1003 Terence Conran, The Veronica Scanner, The Cheviot, The Stag and the Black, Black Oil2016-09-02 19:08:00
Listen
Listen
1004 Reading prison and Oscar Wilde, The Collection, Venice Film Festival, Bjork digital2016-09-01 18:53:00
Listen
Listen
1005 The Entertainer, TV drama Ellen, Sausage Party, Herman Koch2016-08-31 18:55:00
Listen
Listen
1006 Ian McEwan, Gene Wilder, Things to Come, The Television Workshop2016-08-30 19:06:00
Listen
Listen
1007 Poldark screenwriter Debbie Horsfield, 150 years of HG Wells, punk activist Joe Corré2016-08-29 18:45:00
Listen
Listen
1008 Antony Sher and Gregory Doran, Writing video games, Hendrik Groen2016-08-26 19:03:00
Listen
Listen
1009 Casualty at 30, Madeleine Thien, Bad Moms, Thomas Ostermeier2016-08-25 18:56:00
Listen
Listen
1010 Daisy Goodwin on Victoria, Harry Benson, Lisa Hannigan2016-08-24 18:55:00
Listen
Listen
1011 Clive James, Joe Joyce, Marin Alsop, Hunter Davies2016-08-23 19:14:00
Listen
Listen
1012 Quincy Jones, Noel Clarke, Timbuktu cultural war crimes2016-08-22 19:04:00
Listen
Listen
1013 David Walliams and Francesca Simon on Roald Dahl, Jack and Harry Williams, Picasso's plays2016-08-19 18:45:00
Listen
Listen
1014 Groundhog Day review, Pedro Almodovar, Dressage music, Bertie Carvel2016-08-18 19:21:00
Listen
Listen
1015 Talent spotters, Karine Polwart, Political theatre2016-08-17 18:50:00
Listen
Listen

Talent spotters, Karine Polwart, Political theatre

With Kirsty Lang at the Edinburgh Festivals. How do shows make the transition from big on the Fringe, to mainstream success? Two talent spotters reveal what they look for when they come to Edinburgh. Scottish folk singer Karine Polwart discusses her award-winning Edinburgh International Festival show Wind Resistance, a love letter to the flora and fauna of her home terrain, Fala Moor just south of Edinburgh. A new play examines what happened during Ukraine's Euro Maidan revolution through an intense immersive experience. Creators, and husband and wife team, Mark and Marichka Marczyk explain why for them theatre was the best way to process what happened. And Viv Groskop reviews US/THEM, a play charting the Beslan siege of 2004 through the eyes of two children who were caught up in the violence.…read more

1016 The Role of Comedy in Challenging Times - Front Row at the Edinburgh Festival2016-08-16 17:44:00
Listen
Listen
1017 Showstopper, Philippa Gregory, Adura Onashile, Liz Lochhead at the Edinburgh Festival2016-08-15 18:38:00
Listen
Listen
1018 Punk's Legacy: Don Letts, This Is Grime, Women in Punk, Scottee2016-08-12 18:53:00
Listen
Listen
1019 Jamie Cullum at the Proms, Greek crime writer Petros Markaris, Techno-thriller Nerve, Artists in residence2016-08-11 19:04:00
Listen
Listen
1020 Alexander McCall Smith, Review of The Shallows, National Youth Theatre turning 60.2016-08-10 18:53:00
Listen
Listen