1221 Steven Spielberg, Artist and Empire, Hannah Rothschild2015-11-23 19:55:00
Listen
Listen
1222 Emile Zola Special: JR, Michel Houellebecq2015-11-20 19:45:00
Listen
Listen
1223 Cate Blanchett, Enya, Bruntwood Prize winner2015-11-19 19:53:00
Listen
Listen
1224 Samuel Pepys, Jon Savage, Dana Fouras and Russell Maliphant2015-11-18 20:03:00
Listen
Listen
1225 The Hunger Games, Costa Book Awards, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, The Man in the High Castle2015-11-17 20:11:00
Listen
Listen
1226 Toby Jones and Peter Bowker on Capital, Adil Ray on Saeed Jaffrey, Ticket re-selling, Hollywood's mature directors2015-11-16 19:57:00
Listen
Listen
1227 Tracy Chapman, Raymond Briggs, The Fear of 132015-11-13 19:59:00
Listen
Listen
1228 Dutch Artists in the Age of Vermeer, Vikram Seth, The Last Panthers2015-11-12 19:56:00
Listen
Listen
1229 Nicholas Hytner, Peep Show, Winner of the Goldsmiths Prize, Waste review2015-11-11 20:30:00
Listen
Listen
1230 Umberto Eco, Roger Waters, Tangerine, Video game strike2015-11-10 20:00:00
Listen
Listen
1231 Kenneth Branagh, Glenda Jackson, The art of Alexander Calder2015-11-09 19:58:00
Listen
Listen

Kenneth Branagh, Glenda Jackson, The art of Alexander Calder

Kenneth Branagh discusses the inaugural season of his West End theatre company as he directs and stars in Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale and Terence Rattigan's Harlequinade in tandem. Alexander Calder was an American sculptor known as the originator of the mobile, delicately balanced and suspended shapes that move in response to touch or air currents. His grandson Sandy Rower talks to John about Calder's work as Tate Modern presents the UK's largest ever exhibition of the artist's work. Glenda Jackson discusses returning to acting after 20 years as an MP, in an adaptation for Radio 4 of Emile Zola's legendary 20-volume novel series Les Rougon-Macquart. She tells John what attracted her to play the great matriarchal figure Adelaide Fouque and the connection between acting and her parliamentary work. Presenter John Wilson Producer Dymphna Flynn.…read more

1232 Alina Ibragimova, John Niven, The war memorials of Edwin Lutyens and Nicki Wragg, Backstage in the wardrobe2015-11-06 19:45:00
Listen
Listen
1233 Tom Rob Smith, Modern Scottish Women: Painters and Sculptors, Kevin Barry2015-11-05 20:00:00
Listen
Listen
1234 Nicholas McCarthy, Backstage at the theatre, Burnt review, Dominic Sandbrook2015-11-04 20:45:00
Listen
Listen
1235 Danny Boyle on Steve Jobs, Ken Loach remembers Colin Welland, Billy Bragg's lyrics2015-11-03 20:09:00
Listen
Listen
1236 He Named Me Malala, Nicola Benedetti and Wynton Marsalis, Alistair McDowall, War Horse2015-11-02 20:07:00
Listen
Listen
1237 Saoirse Ronan, The Hairy Ape, Ghost Stories and Acoustic Hendrix2015-10-30 20:13:00
Listen
Listen
1238 David Mitchell, Francesca Caccini, Theaster Gates2015-10-29 20:04:00
Listen
Listen
1239 Hussein Chalayan, Citizen Khan, Egypt after the Pharaohs2015-10-28 20:00:00
Listen
Listen
1240 Anthony Hopkins and Ian McKellen, Jafar Panahi's Taxi, Guy Garvey2015-10-27 19:45:00
Listen
Listen