1761 Benedict Cumberbatch; Sumia Sukkar; The looting of Syrian Art; Pink Floyd Review2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1762 Hay Festival debate: Are we publishing too many books?2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1763 Election play The Vote, Anthony Doerr, WWII drama Home Fires, Samba reviewed2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1764 Reopening of The Whitworth with Cornelia Parker, Richard Wilson, Daniel Evans, Barrie Rutter, Maria Balshaw2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1765 Interstellar, Nick Hornby, John Harle, Bob Dylan's Basement Tapes2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1766 Jacqueline du Pre, Wilson Twins, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Report Findings on UK Arts2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1767 Kate Atkinson, Carrie the Musical, Arab Fiction, Venice Biennale2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1768 Jim Dale, Will Young, Man Booker International Prize2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1769 Everyman, Paul Abbott, Idris Khan, Beyond the Marches2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1770 Leviathan, Amelia Bullmore, Waterloo at Windsor, Son of a Gun2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1771 Harrison Birtwistle; The Grandmaster; Christmas boxset recommendations; Wonder Woman's historical significance2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1772 Costa Book Awards shortlist announced; Meera Syal; The Hunger Games review; Peter Bazalgette2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1773 Tracey Emin, Blade Runner, Stan Tracey, Museum Sale Controversy2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1774 Richard Ford; William Orbit; Kate Hewitt; Dylan Thomas's notebook2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1775 Ben Elton, Queen Coal, Transmitting Andy Warhol, Leviathan, Birds in Literature2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1776 Boris on Churchill; Serena reviewed2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1777 The Dark Horse, Sara Taylor, 70 Years of The Glass Menagerie2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1778 Idris Elba; Howard Hodgkin; V&A's Italian Courts2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1779 Timberlake Wertenbaker, Jupiter Ascending Reviewed, Reading Europe: France2007-09-12 12:00:00
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1780 Sweeney Todd, Nick Cave, Peter Ackroyd, Eric Ravilious2007-09-12 12:00:00
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Sweeney Todd, Nick Cave, Peter Ackroyd, Eric Ravilious

Emma Thompson and Bryn Terfel star in English National Opera's new production of Sweeney Todd, the first production in the ENO's new strategy of staging musicals as well as operas. Critic and Sondheim fan Peter Kemp reviews the show. John Wilson visits musician, writer and film-maker Nick Cave at his Brighton home to discuss Cave's latest book The Sick Bag Song, written partly on sickbags during a recent US tour. Alexandra Harris reviews a new exhibition of the English painter, designer and illustrator Eric Ravilious, best known for his watercolours of the South Downs. Novelist and critic Peter Ackroyd has written biographies of Londoners including Wilkie Collins, Charles Dickens and William Blake. His latest subject is Alfred Hitchcock, whom he identifies as fitting into his 'Cockney Visionary' template. He explains what interested him about the controversial director. Presenter: John Wilson Producer: Ellie Bury.…read more