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102 Gareth Malone, Contraltos, Louise Wallwein2020-03-20 20:23:00
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103 Lennie James, Rob Auton, Jess Gillam2020-03-19 20:14:00
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104 Gary Sinyor, Arts Council aid, Theatre Uncut2020-03-18 20:06:00
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105 David Baddiel, arts prize for social change, film news2020-03-17 20:02:00
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106 How theatres will cope with PM's advice? Jennifer Offill, Roy Hudd, Kevin Guthrie2020-03-16 19:54:00
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107 Kodo Drummers, Marina Lewycka, Arts affected by coronavirus2020-03-13 19:57:00
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108 Dame Judi Dench2020-03-12 19:45:00
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109 Cartoonist Steven Appleby, Sally Abbott, The Hunt and Bacurau2020-03-11 19:59:00
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110 Misbehaviour, Marian Keyes, Mental health app, McCoy Tyner obituary2020-03-10 20:04:00
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111 Representation and diversity in the arts2020-03-09 20:08:00
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112 Rachel Parris, Mark Gatiss on Aubrey Beardsley, Andy Burnham2020-03-06 20:03:00
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113 Hassan Abdulrazzak, Onward, The art of the memoir2020-03-05 20:31:00
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Hassan Abdulrazzak, Onward, The art of the memoir

Playwright and writer Hassan Abdulrazzak discusses his latest play The Special Relationship, a dark satire about the deportation of ex-prisoners from the US, which is based on interviews with real ex-prisoners. Tim Robey reviews Onward, the new Pixar/Disney animation about two teenage elves who go in search of their father, set in a realm of mythical creatures who live as humans do, with houses and modern appliances. Recently there have been a number of memoirs written by people who have experienced or witnessed extreme trauma. Psychotherapist and writer Sasha Bates, whose memoir Languages of Loss is a graphic and personal account of the sudden death of her husband, and memoirist and author Horatio Clare discuss the increasing popularity of the form, and why the personal voice has come to have such resonance in 21st century Britain. Presenter: Nikki Bedi Producer: Edwina Pitman…read more

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115 Noughts + Crosses, Pretty Woman the Musical, the rise of Subtitles2020-03-03 20:01:00
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116 Film director Francis Annan, Denise Mina, Amateur dramatics - its development and popularity2020-03-02 19:57:00
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117 Elisabeth Moss, Aravind Adiga, 20th anniversary of The Sims computer game2020-02-28 19:55:00
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118 Director Céline Sciamma, conductor André J. Thomas, clash of the titles2020-02-27 19:58:00
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119 Viviana Durante, Jeet Thayil, filming amidst the coronavirus outbreak, new visa rules for touring artists2020-02-26 19:53:00
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120 Zadie Smith on Authors as Readers, British Surrealism, Playwright Jingan Young, The Mirror and the Light publicity2020-02-25 19:58:00
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