1281 Noah Baumbach, Playwright Helen Edmundson, Spanish thriller Marshland2015-08-05 18:53:00
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1282 Li Cunxin, Playing William Shakespeare, How art responded to the atomic bomb2015-08-04 19:00:00
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1283 Sir James MacMillan, Penny Woolcock, The Gift, Road movies2015-08-03 18:53:00
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1284 The Diary of a Teenage Girl, Kathy Reichs, Stage business, Amazon Prime2015-07-31 18:50:00
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1285 Semyon Bychkov, Steve Reich, Richard Long, how to set up a museum2015-07-30 18:45:00
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1286 Man Booker Prize longlist, Death of a Gentleman, Game of Thrones aesthetics2015-07-30 08:58:00
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1287 Joan Armatrading, Hot Pursuit, Michael Moorcock, Dealing with artistic controversy2015-07-28 18:54:00
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1288 Sylvie Guillem, Iris reviewed, Fiftieth anniversary of Help!, Aurora Orchestra2015-07-27 19:06:00
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1289 The Legend of Barney Thomson, Annie Nightingale and Pete Tong, Michael Morpurgo, York galleries2015-07-24 18:59:00
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1290 Handel's Saul, Paul Murray, The Monkees, Life in squares2015-07-23 18:55:00
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1291 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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1293 Amy Poehler, Syrian musicians, Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime2015-07-20 18:53:00
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1294 Sakari Oramo, MO Walsh, Witnesses, The creative process as art2015-07-17 18:45:00
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1295 Jake Gyllenhaal, Stieg Larsson's former editor, Anthony Caro exhibitions2015-07-16 18:57:00
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1296 Rupert Goold, Francesca Simon and Cressida Cowell, Richard Cork, Eric Huntley2015-07-15 18:53:00
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1297 Harper Lee's Go Set A Watchman, Dickens discovery, Jenny Holzer2015-07-14 19:05:00
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1298 Ant-Man, Artist Marc Quinn, Clueless at 20, North Korean author Hyeonseo Lee2015-07-13 18:55:00
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1299 Mike Leigh, Omar Sharif, Yves Saint Laurent, Online Orchestra2015-07-10 18:55:00
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1300 Oliver Hirschbiegel, Mike Nicol, Song of the Sea, Camelot2015-07-09 18:55:00
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