1281 Mark Ruffalo, Monty Python Reunion, Yael Farber, one-handed pianist Nicholas McCarthy2014-07-02
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1282 Pet Shop Boys, Ian Hislop on Great Britain, Romesh Gunesekera, ENO cuts2014-07-01 01:00:00
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1283 Jimmy McGovern, Tony Hatch, South American art2014-06-30 01:00:00
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1284 Mrs Brown's Boys D'Movie; Arcade Fire; Richard Wilson2014-06-27 01:00:00
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1285 Metallica, Scottish Art, Dr Zhivago, Beggar's Opera2014-06-26 01:00:00
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1286 Lesley Manville and Richard Eyre, James Patterson, Nicholas Hytner, Ming2014-06-25 01:00:00
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1287 Seve reviewed; Dennis Hopper's photographs; composer David Arnold2014-06-24 01:00:00
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1288 Manic Street Preachers; Chef reviewed; Carnegie winner Kevin Brooks2014-06-23 01:00:00
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1289 The Fault in Our Stars; Peter Brook; Bret Anthony Johnston2014-06-20 01:00:00
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1290 19/06/20142014-06-19 01:00:00
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1291 Toni Morrison special2014-06-18 01:00:00
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1292 Carey Mulligan; Colour at the National Gallery; the artistic legacy of the miners' strike 30 years on2014-06-17 01:00:00
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1293 Placido Domingo, JK Rowling's new novel, Jersey Boys, Ten Pieces2014-06-16 01:00:00
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1294 Roger Graef, Belle reviewed; The art of Dazzle Ships2014-06-13 01:00:00
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1295 Helena Bonham-Carter; The Human Factor2014-06-12 01:00:00
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1296 Dolly Parton; Fathers and Sons; Wolfgang Tillmans2014-06-11 01:00:00
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1297 Antonio Pappano; playwright Anne Washburn; Banksy retrospective2014-06-10 01:00:00
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1298 Rik Mayall; Folk Art; TV soaps; Prince Buthelezi on Zulu; John Tusa2014-06-09 01:00:00
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Rik Mayall; Folk Art; TV soaps; Prince Buthelezi on Zulu; John Tusa

With Matthew d'Ancona. A tribute to the Young Ones and Black Adder actor Rik Mayall whose death was announced today; a review British Folk Art at Tate Britain, a collection of mostly unknown art from local museums round the country. Sir John Tusa describes his vision of the current state of the arts in the UK and sets our the range of leadership skills needed by those who run arts bodies. On the 50th anniversary of the film Zulu, Matthew talks to Prince Buthelezi who played his own great grandfather King Cetshwayo in the story of the battle at Rorke's Drift between 150 British soldiers and 4,000 Zulu warriors, and how at a time of apartheid restrictions the film set was a non-racist one. Plus, we consider the current storylines of EastEnders and Coronation Street where a murder on each show has increased viewing figures to over 8 million on some nights. Coronation Street Producer Stuart Blackburn and TV executive Mal Young, who has overseen programmes including EastEnders, discuss the mechanics of executing a big storyline. Presenter : Matthew d'Ancona Producer : Dymphna Flynn.…read more

1299 Marina Abramovic; Hotel; Emma Healey; Crowd Out2014-06-06 01:00:00
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1300 Robert Lindsay; Orange is the New Black; Toumani and Sidiki Diabate; Rake's Progress at the Foundling Museum2014-06-05 01:00:00
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