1081 Ralph Fiennes on Richard III, Elvis & Nixon, Refugee fiction, Amjad Sabri2016-06-22 18:55:00
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1082 Carys Bray, The Meddler reviewed, Henry V, Painters' Paintings at National Gallery, Derby Museums acquisitions2016-06-21 18:55:00
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1083 Independence Day, Chris Riddell wins Kate Greenaway medal, Fretwork and C4's The Border2016-06-20 19:02:00
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1084 Trevor Nunn, Natasha Walter, Jake Bugg2016-06-17 19:05:00
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1085 Mike Bartlett on Wild, Tale of Tales film review, Georgiana Houghton exhibition review, Suburra director Stefano Sollima2016-06-16 18:53:00
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1086 Ashley Pharoah, Novels in verse, Chris Watson2016-06-15 18:51:00
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1087 Tate Modern's new Switch House gallery, Pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Debut novelist Emma Cline2016-06-14 19:10:00
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1088 Tom Odell, Ove Arup, Theatre's response to the Battle of the Somme2016-06-13 18:58:00
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1089 Andy Hamilton, Rattigan on stage, Studio Ghibli's last film, Blake Morrison and Gavin Bryars2016-06-10 18:57:00
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1090 Frances Morris, director of Tate Modern, Anish Kapoor on designing at the ENO, Embrace of the Serpent review2016-06-09 18:52:00
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1091 Guy Garvey, Bailey's Prize winner, The Go-Between2016-06-08 19:13:00
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1092 Ben Kingsley, Casey Nicholaw, RA Summer Exhibition, Outcast2016-06-07 18:55:00
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1093 Peter Shaffer remembered, Don DeLillo, Anthony Horowitz on New Blood, Beth Orton2016-06-06 19:04:00
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1094 Jimmy McGovern, James Schamus, Alexi Kaye Campbell2016-06-03 18:56:00
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1095 Nile Rodgers, Jesse Eisenberg, Kunal Nayyar, Surrealists2016-06-02 19:06:00
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1096 Versailles, Louisa Young, Museum of the Year contender, TV drama music2016-06-01 18:58:00
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Versailles, Louisa Young, Museum of the Year contender, TV drama music

Versailles is the new high-budget, 10-part BBC2 drama series which is already creating controversy ahead of its first broadcast. Boyd Hilton reviews the period costume drama set in the court of Louis XIV with its themes of sex, murder and conspiracy. The Victoria and Albert Museum in London is one of five museums and galleries in the UK to make the shortlist for Museum of the Year. In the first of our reports from the shortlisted venues, the Museum's director Martin Roth explains how to choose a record-breaking exhibition like the Alexander McQueen and why the V&A is planning to expand into the Olympic Park, Dundee and China. A Jewish Italian family ends up among Mussolini's most ardent supporters in Louisa Young's new novel Devotion, the latest in her series begun by the WWI novel My Dear I Wanted To Tell You and The Heroes' Welcome. She charts the political awakening of the next generation as another war looms, and tells Kirsty Lang why she found the Italian experience so compelling. The credits to the forthcoming TV drama series New Blood feature a raw Deep South bluesy soundtrack, a trick learned from some of the most talked-about series in recent years, from The Sopranos to Breaking Bad and True Detective. Ben Wardle considers the appeal of Americana music to today's TV directors. Presenter Kirsty Lang Producer Jerome Weatherald.…read more

1097 Nina Stibbe, Moby, The Nice Guys, Michael Pennington2016-05-31 18:58:00
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1098 From Hay: Charlotte Church, Tracy Chevalier and Lionel Shriver, YA Fiction, Welsh-Appalachian Music Mashup2016-05-31 10:54:00
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1099 Front Row at The Royal Court Theatre2016-05-31 10:09:00
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1100 Wilko Johnson, Romeo and Juliet review, Walter de Maria2016-05-26 19:00:00
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