1081 Francis Bacon, Ayad Akhtar, Cannes Film Festival, Mum2016-05-13 19:06:00
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1082 Mark Billingham, Turner Prize, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot review, Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla2016-05-12 18:55:00
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1083 Laurie Anderson, AL Kennedy, Mustang2016-05-11 19:05:00
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1084 Damian Lewis in Billions, Hugh Bonneville, Olivia Chaney, Bryan and Mary M Talbot2016-05-10 19:15:00
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1085 Lionel Shriver, Radiohead, Richard Linklater, Tate Britain exhibition2016-05-09 18:52:00
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1086 Tom Hiddleston, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Andrey Kurkov2016-05-06 18:58:00
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1087 Ewan McGregor, Upstart Crow, Katie Paterson, Frankenstein ballet2016-05-05 18:45:00
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1088 Howard Brenton, Knight of Cups, Olafur Eliasson, Dorothy Bohm2016-05-04 18:53:00
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1089 Mona Hatoum, The Windsors, Alexander Masters, Charles Dance2016-05-03 19:07:00
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1090 Capability Brown2016-05-02 18:15:00
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1091 Ricky Gervais, The Secret, Mark Elder, The return of the repertory company2016-04-29 17:14:00
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1092 Mark Gatiss on Doctor Who, Brideshead Revisited, Pleasure, Demolition2016-04-28 19:10:00
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1093 Hugh Bonneville on Ibsen, Captain America directors, Juliet Stevenson2016-04-27 18:57:00
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1094 Alain de Botton, Son of Saul, Josie Rourke and Nick Payne, Jazz biopics2016-04-26 18:59:00
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1095 Hugh Grant, Wellcome Prize winner, Lisa Jen, Pablo Bronstein2016-04-25 18:53:00
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1096 400 years of Shakespeare with Rufus Wainwright, Kim Cattrall, Dominic Cooke and William Leahy2016-04-22 19:01:00
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1097 Remembering Prince, Opera North's Ring Cycle, novelist Georgina Harding2016-04-21 19:16:00
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Remembering Prince, Opera North's Ring Cycle, novelist Georgina Harding

Singer Mica Paris remembers Prince who was her friend and mentor, and biographer Matt Thorne and journalist Kevin Le Gendre assess his legacy. As Opera North's Music Director Richard Farnes and General Director Richard Mantle prepare to present six complete productions of the company's much praised "austerity" Ring Cycle, they discuss the art of creating great opera on a budget. The Ring Cycle opens at Leeds Town Hall on 23 April and goes on to tour the Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham, The Lowry in Salford, the Royal Festival Hall in London, and Sage Gateshead. Georgina Harding's latest novel, The Gunroom, opens with a description of the image of Don McCullin's Shell Shocked Soldier. It then becomes a work of fiction which explores the impact of taking that photo on the photographer as he endeavours to escape the horror of what he has seen. Georgina Harding discusses what inspired her to write this story. The Gun Room is out now.…read more

1098 Victoria Wood remembered, Curtis Sittenfeld, Maya Sondhi, Lucian Msamati2016-04-20 18:53:00
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1099 Sharpe on Flowers, Don Warrington on Lear, Yvvette Edwards2016-04-19 18:45:00
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1100 Malorie Blackman, Bastille Day, Sam Gold, Simon Russell Beale2016-04-18 19:13:00
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