1361 Made In Dagenham; Elif Shafak; Gold at Buckingham Palace2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1362 Jeremy Bowen on Rosewater, Artist John Craske, Grace and Frankie, Phill Jupitus on Viv Stanshall2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1363 Andrew Lloyd Webber and Trevor Nunn on Cats; Churchill's paintings; Jeff Kinney; Dolls' houses2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1364 Sigourney Weaver, Inventing Impressionism, Anti-Semitism in Theatre2007-09-12 12:00:00
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Sigourney Weaver, Inventing Impressionism, Anti-Semitism in Theatre

Sigourney Weaver, the Hollywood actress best-known for playing Ripley in the Alien films, discusses her latest role in Artificial Intelligence Sci-Fi film Chappie. Inventing Impressionism, a new exhibition at the National Gallery, is devoted to Paul Durand-Ruel, the art dealer who discovered the Impressionist painters. Art critic Matthew Collings reviews. Over the next couple of months several theatrical stages will host plays depicting Jewish characters. The Royal Shakespeare Company has scheduled two plays to run concurrently - The Jew of Malta and The Merchant of Venice - both of which feature anti-Semitic sentiment and characters, in the form of Barabus and Shylock. Theatre director Justin Audibert and Jewish Studies lecturer Devorah Baum discuss relevance, timing and potential censorship. Simon Rattle has announced that he will take up a new position conducting the London Symphony Orchestra in 2017. Music critic Tom Service asks what his return means for the UK and whether London will be getting a new concert hall. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer: Olivia Skinner.…read more

1365 U2's Set Design, Hepworth in Yorkshire, Cannes Film Festival, BB King2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1366 The Wild Man of the West Indies, Joshua Reynolds, Polly Samson, Open Submissions2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1367 Antony Sher on Willy Loman, Patrick Gale, National Videogame Arcade2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1368 National Poetry Competition, Dead Sheep, Code of a Killer, Attica Locke2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1369 PD James Remembered; William Hill Sports Book of the Year; Maggi Hambling2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1370 Anne Sofie von Otter, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Burning Man Temple in Derry, Boxing on Stage2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1371 Brad Pitt; Moroni; Anthony Horowitz2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1372 Kristin Scott Thomas, The Enfield Haunting and The C Word, Greens' Caroline Lucas2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1373 Miranda Hart, John Rutter, Seamus Heaney2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1374 The Drop; Jan Garbarek; Quentin Blake; Assaf Gavron2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1375 The rise and rise of Event Cinema2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1376 Trash, Tom Stoppard's The Hard Problem, Andrew O'Hagan, Chilly Gonzales2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1377 03/02/20152007-09-12 12:00:00
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1378 Woolf Works, T C Boyle, Turner Prize shortlist, Andrew Motion, The Tribe2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1379 Robert Downey Jr, David Cronenberg, The Knick Reviewed2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1380 Jo Nesbo, John Wick, Billie Holiday2007-09-12 12:00:00
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