141 Taron Egerton, A Christmas Carol, Joe Stilgoe2019-12-17 20:11:00
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142 Mark Gatiss, Kate Rusby, Creating New Traditions2019-12-16 20:17:00
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143 Jonathan Pryce, Survival literature, Fictional politicians2019-12-13 19:57:00
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144 Francesca Hayward on Cats and Romeo and Juliet, Joker composer Hildur Guðnadóttir2019-12-12 20:06:00
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145 Mike Bartlett, staging of art exhibitions, Any One Thing2019-12-11 19:52:00
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146 Teenage Dick, Traces review, Olga Neuwirth, Nobel Prize for Literature controversy2019-12-10 19:59:00
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147 Gender Imbalance in Art Collections, Whitechapel Bell Foundry, Three Sisters Rewired2019-12-09 19:58:00
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148 Inua Ellams on Three Sisters, Noah Baumbach on Marriage Story, Art goes Bananas2019-12-06 19:54:00
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149 Front Row at BBC Music Introducing Live2019-12-05 19:45:00
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150 Lesley Manville, Turner Prize, Bat for Lashes2019-12-04 20:03:00
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151 Difficult comedy audiences, Netflix v cinema?, Honey Boy, Romesh Gunesekera2019-12-03 19:58:00
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152 Edward Norton, Elizabeth is Missing, artist Luke Jerram2019-12-02 19:58:00
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153 The Boy in the Dress, Turner Prize Shortlisted Artists, The First Nowell2019-11-29 20:01:00
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154 Atlantics, Scheherazade and 1001 Nights, Political parties' arts manifestos2019-11-28 20:01:00
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155 Tributes to Clive James and Sir Jonathan Miller2019-11-27 20:03:00
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156 Costa Book Prize shortlist, Rian Johnson on Knives Out, art theft2019-11-26 19:57:00
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157 Rapper Wretch 32, Hamlet on the Faroe Islands, Blue Story controversy2019-11-25 19:58:00
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158 Coldplay and Leonard Cohen albums, Norman Cornish, Roy Chubby Brown controversy2019-11-22 19:58:00
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Coldplay and Leonard Cohen albums, Norman Cornish, Roy Chubby Brown controversy

Coldplay's new album Everyday Life is released today after a performance at sunrise in Jordan this morning. Also out is Leonard Cohen's posthumous album Thanks for the Dance, completed by his son Adam. Kieran Yates reviews. The controversial comedian Roy Chubby Brown is at the centre of a row in Middlesbrough, as Mayor Andy Preston has sanctioned the booking of the entertainer and the Head of the Town Hall Lorna Fulton resigns, reportedly in protest. Stig is joined by Andy Preston and Philip Bernays, chief exec of Newcastle's Theatre Royal Trust, who banned the comedian from the City Hall last year. To celebrate the centenary of the birth of the County Durham artist and miner Norman Cornish, the Bowes Museum is holding the first major retrospective of his work, including his drawings of mining community life. William Feaver, who has written about ‘pitmen painters’, discusses his art and career. This week literary agent Clare Alexander and publisher John Mitchinson have been reflecting on aspects of how the publishing industry works from the power of Amazon to the boom in independent publishing. In their final discussion they consider the changes and challenges that lie ahead. Presenter: Stig Abell Producer: Timothy Prosser…read more

159 Harriet, Les Misérables and social realist films, risk in publishing, street art2019-11-21 20:09:00
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160 Frozen's Idina Menzel, Dora Maar, power in publishing2019-11-20 19:56:00
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