1181 And Then There Were None, Snoopy and Charlie Brown, 70s revivals2015-12-22 19:56:00
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1182 Tony Jordan and Ron Howard, plus Kurt Masur remembered2015-12-21 20:06:00
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1183 Bette Midler, Neil MacGregor, Christmas ghost stories2015-12-19 06:55:00
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1184 Star Wars, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, Edith Piaf celebrated2015-12-17 20:14:00
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1185 Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Roman poet Horace, Christmas TV2015-12-16 20:04:00
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1186 We're Doomed, The Dazzle, The Waterstone's Book of the Year, The impact of touring musicals on original regional theatre2015-12-16 15:00:00
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1187 Harry Price: Ghost Hunter, Poets as novelists, Rosie Hood, The Haunting of Hill House2015-12-15 20:00:00
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1188 Grandma, Val Wood, Theatrical wigs, Best stand-up comedy DVDs2015-12-11 19:59:00
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1189 Christopher Ricks on TS Eliot, Arthur Miller play premier, Top picks for non-fiction books of 20152015-12-10 20:02:00
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Christopher Ricks on TS Eliot, Arthur Miller play premier, Top picks for non-fiction books of 2015

John Wilson talks to the great literary critic Christopher Ricks about the monumental annotated poems of T. S. Eliot that he has co-edited. It runs to 2,000 pages, but only one in eight is verse, the others notes, commentary and context. Arthur Miller's plays are performed on major stages throughout the world. But his very first drama No Villain is getting its world premier this week in a tiny theatre, above a London pub. Front Row reveals how this came about and Christopher Bigsby, Miller's biographer, reviews the production. No Villain runs at the Old Red Lion Theatre until 9 January. Journalist and author Max Hastings and writer and comedian Natalie Haynes give a helping hand with this year's Christmas present shopping by picking their favourite non-fiction books of 2015.…read more

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1192 Jim Broadbent and Patrick Barlow, Victoria and Albert New Galleries, By the Sea, TV box sets2015-12-07 20:30:00
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1193 John Constable, Frank Sinatra, The art of animation, Poetic performance enhancers2015-12-04 19:45:00
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1194 Carlos Acosta, Sheridan Smith's Funny Girl, Gregory Porter2015-12-03 19:57:00
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1195 A Very Murray Christmas, Conductor Xian Zhang, Macbeth at Young Vic, Big Bang show2015-12-02 18:28:00
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1196 Queen Anne, John Napier, Google Cultural Institute, Sunset Song2015-12-01 19:58:00
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1197 Victor Frankenstein, Andrew McMillan, Shami Chakrabarti, Finding Winnie (the Pooh)2015-11-30 20:00:00
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1198 Richard Eyre on Ibsen, Ancient Greek drama and PTSD, Vivien Duffield2015-11-27 19:58:00
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1199 William Hill Sports Book of the Year, Simon Callow, Michael Oglesby2015-11-26 19:53:00
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1200 Black Mass, The Homecoming at 50, Peter Bazalgette on arts funding, Paul Ruddock2015-11-25 19:55:00
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