1021 Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart, The Little Prince, Brazilian artists, The Macarena at 202016-08-03 18:52:00
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1022 Brian Cox, Brighton i360, Chilcot at Edinburgh festival, Ernesto Neto.2016-08-03 08:47:00
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Brian Cox, Brighton i360, Chilcot at Edinburgh festival, Ernesto Neto.

The actor, Brian Cox, joins John Wilson to talk The Carer, a new comedy about a retired Shakespearean actor suffering from a form of Parkinson's disease that has left him frustrated and gloriously grumpy. John travels to Brighton to climb what is now the world's tallest moving observation tower, the British Airways i360. At the top he meets its architects, David Marks and Julia Barfield, who also created the London Eye. Comedian Bob Slayer explains why he is enlisting fellow performers and the general public to help him read the Chilcot Report, all 2.6 million words, from start to finish, at this year's Edinburgh Fringe Festival. As we continue our series of interviews with artists working in Rio, today Kirsty Laing visits the visual artist, Ernesto Neto, at his studio where he creates crocheted sculptures inspired by nature.…read more

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1024 Tallulah, David Bowie Prom, The Plough and the Stars2016-07-28 19:05:00
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1025 Bourne, Man Booker Prize long list, The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, Presidential campaign music.2016-07-27 18:56:00
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1026 Harry Potter on stage, Cultural response to Brexit, Michael Berkeley and Anthony Payne2016-07-26 18:59:00
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1027 Front Row: The Cultural Response To Brexit2016-07-26 15:33:00
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1028 Finding Dory, My Brilliant Friend, Mahler's musical manuscript, Edmund Clark's War of Terror2016-07-25 19:06:00
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1029 Mark Rylance on The BFG, Pixie Lott, Alpesh Chauhan2016-07-22 18:58:00
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1030 Born to be blue, Antonello Manacorda, Shari Lapena, The Body Extended2016-07-21 18:55:00
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1031 William Eggleston exhibition, Tess Gerritsen, Graphene artists, Wang Jianlin2016-07-20 18:55:00
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1032 Michelle Williams, Brexageddon?!, David & Peter Adjaye, Pokemon Go2016-07-19 18:58:00
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1033 Simon Pegg on Star Trek, Beatrix Potter at 150, Stalking the Bogeyman2016-07-18 18:59:00
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1034 Alistair Beaton, Marcus Harvey, Facing the World, Someone Knows My Name2016-07-15 19:02:00
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1035 The Secret Agent; Sol Gabetta, Black Masculinity2016-07-14 19:01:00
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1036 Winona Ryder in Stranger Things, Jan Ravens on impersonating Theresa May, Alice Oswald, James Kelman2016-07-13 19:09:00
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1037 Matt Smith on Unreachable, Author Sean O'Brien, Summertime film review, Cultural Olympiad legacy2016-07-12 18:54:00
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1038 Alan Ayckbourn, Men and Chicken, Peter Robinson2016-07-11 18:58:00
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1039 Judith Kerr, Mumford & Sons and Baaba Maal, Weiner, Spencer Tunick2016-07-08 18:55:00
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1040 The Liverpool Biennial 20162016-07-07 18:50:00
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