1041 Gina McKee and Christopher Hampton, Rokia Traore, The body in ancient Egypt2016-01-27 19:52:00
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1042 Harvey Keitel, Savages, HG Wells, The Birth of a Nation2016-01-26 20:04:00
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1043 Ian McKellen, Monet's garden, Louis de Bernieres2016-01-25 20:12:00
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1044 Michael Keaton, Herons, Helen Ellis, John Bratby exhibition2016-01-25 09:43:00
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1045 Oscar Wilde's Dorian Gray, Utopias in fiction, Villagers2016-01-21 19:57:00
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1046 Elton John, Antonia Fraser on George Weidenfeld, Nicholas Searle2016-01-20 20:10:00
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1047 Steve Carell in The Big Short, Brett Anderson and Suede, Fiona Barton2016-01-19 20:02:00
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1048 The Assassin, Jack Thorne, Attacking the Devil, Peter May2016-01-18 19:56:00
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1049 Leonardo DiCaprio, The Rack Pack, Elizabeth2016-01-15 19:56:00
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1050 Oscar Nominations Special2016-01-14 20:19:00
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1051 Creed, Lumiere London, Museum cuts, An anthem for England?2016-01-14 11:25:00
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1052 Phil Redmond, Sarah Howe, Akram Khan, Champagne Life2016-01-12 19:52:00
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1053 David Bowie Remembered2016-01-11 20:15:00
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1054 Emma Donoghue on Room, Grey Gardens, Andrew Michael Hurley, Occupied2016-01-08 19:58:00
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1055 A War, Maigret, Guys and Dolls, Frances Hardinge, The missing Hong Kong booksellers2016-01-07 18:59:00
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1056 Pierre Boulez obituary, Costa Biography winner, Tracy Ullman review; Bolshoi Babylon2016-01-06 19:55:00
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1057 David Bowie's Blackstar, Emma Rice, Don Paterson, Jericho2016-01-05 19:59:00
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1058 Tarantino on The Hateful Eight, Costa Book Awards category winners, Playwright Zodwa Nyoni2016-01-04 19:55:00
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1059 The Danish Girl, Bach's Magnificat, Deutschland 832016-01-01 19:45:00
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The Danish Girl, Bach's Magnificat, Deutschland 83

Samira Ahmed talks to Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper about his new film The Danish Girl, starring Eddie Redmayne as Lili Elbe, one of the first known recipients of sex reassignment surgery. JS Bach's first Christmas Service in Leipzig has been reconstructed by John Butt and the Dunedin Consort for their new CD, which includes Bach's Chistmas Cantata 63, and his great Magnificat. Channel 4 launches its foreign language drama platform Walter Presents with the German TV series Deutschland 83. Philip Hensher reviews. And historian Nina Ramirez reviews ITV's new epic drama Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands.…read more

1060 Stories of 2015 - Part Two2015-12-31 19:45:00
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