1 Quality Street in Halifax, Jasdeep Singh Degun, Artist-led Hotels2020-02-21 21:00:00
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2 The Prince of Egypt, Costume designer Sandy Powell, Irish folk singer Lisa O’ Neill2020-02-20 20:03:00
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3 George MacKay, Shirin Neshat, Richard Thomas2020-02-19 19:57:00
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4 Al Pacino and Logan Lerman, Antoinette Nwandu, End of the Century, Coronavirus and the arts2020-02-18 19:54:00
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5 Raphael's Sistine Tapestries, Michael Winterbottom, Arts Prizes in Crisis and Art History Limericks2020-02-17 19:57:00
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6 Emma and the Rom Coms Revival, the César Academy resignation and James Taylor sings American Standards2020-02-14 20:02:00
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7 David Mitchell, Elizabeth Llewellyn, Wuthering Heights on stage2020-02-13 19:54:00
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8 Leicester Comedy Festival, Eshaan Akbar, Ishi Khan, Easy Life2020-02-12 20:16:00
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Leicester Comedy Festival, Eshaan Akbar, Ishi Khan, Easy Life

Geeta Pendse presents Front Row from Leicester, home of the Leicester Comedy Festival, which is currently taking place in over ninety venues across the city. Comedians Eshaan Akbar and Ishi Khan talk about why Leicester is where they try out new material in Work in Progress shows. Geoff Rowe, who founded the festival 27 years ago, on what makes it unique. Last year the first UK Kids Comedy Festival was launched in Leicester. We talk to the UK's youngest comedy double-act, Samson and Mabel, and their father Howard Read. We hear about the school that has just won the title "Funniest School in Leicestershire", talking to Mayflower Primary School Deputy Head, Hannah Boydon. Plus Sam Hewitt from Leicester band Easy Life. Championed by BBC Introducing, Easy Life recently came second in the BBC Sound of 2020 poll, and tonight are up for three prizes at the NME Awards, including Best New Act in the World. Presenter: Geeta Pendse Producer: Timothy Prosser Main image: Eshaan Akbar…read more

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10 Sir Tom Stoppard2020-02-11 19:45:00
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11 Art Deco By The Sea, The Whip - Juliet Gilkes Romero, Meet The Family - Catherine Bray2020-02-10 19:58:00
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12 Sarah Phelps on The Pale Horse, We Will Walk, Kamau Brathwaite and George Steiner remembered2020-02-07 20:04:00
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13 Kirk Douglas remembered, American Dirt, Daniel Kehlmann2020-02-06 19:55:00
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14 Front Row Risk List: The ten riskiest artworks of the 21st century2020-02-05 20:28:00
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15 Novelist - Eimear McBride, Film - Parasite, Playwright - Jasmine Lee-Jones and the Petworth Beauties get their legs back2020-02-05 09:32:00
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16 Tom Hanks, artists and risk, Brexit dance piece Brink2020-02-03 19:52:00
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17 Agnieszka Holland on Mr Jones, Risk Season - Failure, Timur Vermes2020-01-31 19:57:00
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18 Robert Pattinson on The Lighthouse, Risk in Films, Greta Gerwig on Little Women2020-01-30 19:58:00
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19 Melina Matsoukas on Queen and Slim, Grayson Perry: The Pre-Therapy years reviewed, Faustus: That Damned Woman, Richard Armitage2020-01-29 19:59:00
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20 Patrick Stewart, Costa Book of the Year winner, Arts Council England's new 10-year strategy2020-01-28 19:51:00
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