1161 Joan Armatrading, Hot Pursuit, Michael Moorcock, Dealing with artistic controversy2015-07-28 18:54:00
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1162 Sylvie Guillem, Iris reviewed, Fiftieth anniversary of Help!, Aurora Orchestra2015-07-27 19:06:00
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1163 The Legend of Barney Thomson, Annie Nightingale and Pete Tong, Michael Morpurgo, York galleries2015-07-24 18:59:00
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1164 Handel's Saul, Paul Murray, The Monkees, Life in squares2015-07-23 18:55:00
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1165 Leif Ove Andsnes, Mack & Mabel, Choman Hardi, EL Doctorow remembered2015-07-22 18:52:00
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Leif Ove Andsnes, Mack & Mabel, Choman Hardi, EL Doctorow remembered

Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes comes to the end of a long journey at the Proms - he's travelled around the world performing and conducting Beethoven's five Piano Concertos with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. The performances and recordings have won praise and awards including Recording of the Year from BBC Music Magazine. Andsnes discusses devoting himself to one composer for four years. Michael Ball plays Mack Sennett, a silent-movie director in a revival of the 1974 musical Mack & Mabel at the Chichester Festival Theatre. Based on a true story, Mack is so struck by Mabel Normand, the girl delivering the studio lunch sandwiches, that he puts her in the movies. Matt Wolf reviews. The American author E. L. Doctorow has died aged 84. In an extract from a 2014 interview he explains why he never liked the label of historical novelist, and the writer Michael Carlson discusses Doctorow's work. Iraqi Kurdistan poet Choman Hardi explores statelessness, genocide, conflict and Kurdish identity in her poetry. She talks to Samira about the challenges of capturing the complexities of war in verse and the insights that poetry can give into conflict. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer: Ellie Bury.…read more

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1167 Amy Poehler, Syrian musicians, Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime2015-07-20 18:53:00
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1168 Sakari Oramo, MO Walsh, Witnesses, The creative process as art2015-07-17 18:45:00
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1169 Jake Gyllenhaal, Stieg Larsson's former editor, Anthony Caro exhibitions2015-07-16 18:57:00
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1170 Rupert Goold, Francesca Simon and Cressida Cowell, Richard Cork, Eric Huntley2015-07-15 18:53:00
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1171 Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman, Dickens discovery, Jenny Holzer2015-07-14 19:05:00
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1172 Ant-Man, Artist Marc Quinn, Clueless at 20, North Korean author Hyeonseo Lee2015-07-13 18:55:00
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1173 Mike Leigh, Omar Sharif, Yves Saint Laurent, Online Orchestra2015-07-10 18:55:00
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1174 Oliver Hirschbiegel, Mike Nicol, Song of the Sea, Camelot2015-07-09 18:55:00
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1175 Henry Goodman in Volpone, Dear White People, Peter Gelb, The Demon Barbers2015-07-08 19:02:00
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1176 National Gallery Soundscapes, Caine Prize winner, Agent Carter2015-07-07 18:56:00
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1177 Shirley Hughes, The Skriker, Adapting novels for the screen, The Choir2015-07-06 18:55:00
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1178 Brian Wilson biopic Love and Mercy, Orson Welles play, The art of Liotard, UK song map2015-07-03 19:02:00
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1179 Manchester International Festival 20152015-07-02 19:29:00
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1180 Louis de Bernieres, The British Paraorchestra, The Desmond Elliott Prize winner, The latest Terminator film2015-07-02 08:54:00
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