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Sound of Musicals with Neil Brand

Episode 3: Seasons of Love

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 4 months

Neil explores why musical theatre is thriving in the 21st century, charting the rise of the 'megamusical' and seeing how they have also captured contemporary life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Brand
Producer:
Andy Hall
Director:
Andy Hall
Executive Producer:
John Das
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Rice
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Menken
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Lopez

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2017: The Language of Life

Episode 3: The Word

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Professor Sophie Scott investigates what language is and whether humans are really the only species to use it. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 2 months

Intimate behind-the-scenes documentary about the handsome German tenor Jonas Kaufmann, one of the hottest properties in the opera world, and his triumphant return after illness. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Jonas Kaufmann
Director:
John Bridcut
Producer:
John Bridcut
Editor:
Riaz Meer
Director of photography:
Jonathan Partridge
Director of photography:
Vaughan Matthews
Sound Recordist:
Paul Nathan
Sound Recordist:
Paul Paragon

Art critic Alastair Sooke delves into the murky world of art theft. Despite the high stakes and daring involved, many of the crimes go unnoticed by the media. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alastair Sooke
Executive Producer:
Ross Harper
Executive Producer:
Greg Sanderson
Assistant Producer:
Iain Robson
Production Manager:
Michelle Gauntlett
Production Manager:
Nina Robertson
Production Coordinator:
Catherine Ross
Director of photography:
Richard Cook
Sound Recordist:
John Osborne
Sound Recordist:
Cameron Mercer
Participant:
Jan De Kesel
Participant:
Anthony Amore
Participant:
Tom Mashberg
Participant:
Geoff Kelly
Participant:
Dick Ellis
Participant:
Julian Radcliffe
Participant:
Ludovico Gippetto
Participant:
Giovanni Pastore
Participant:
Myles Connor
Participant:
Marty Leppo
Participant:
Noah Charney

Sound of Musicals with Neil Brand

Episode 3: Seasons of Love

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 4 months

Neil explores why musical theatre is thriving in the 21st century, charting the rise of the 'megamusical' and seeing how they have also captured contemporary life. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Neil Brand
Producer:
Andy Hall
Director:
Andy Hall
Executive Producer:
John Das
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Rice
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Menken
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Lopez

Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

2017: The Language of Life

Episode 3: The Word

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four HD

Professor Sophie Scott investigates what language is and whether humans are really the only species to use it. Show more

Peaky Blinders

Series 4

Episode 3: Blackbird

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Crime drama. Changretta understands the complexity of his enemy, as the weight of gypsy tradition hangs upon Arthur. Is there a traitor in the Peaky Blinders' midst? Show more

Contributors

Thomas Shelby:
Cillian Murphy
Polly Gray:
Helen McCrory
Arthur Shelby:
Paul Anderson
Ada Shelby:
Sophie Rundle
Michael Gray:
Finn Cole
Jessie Eden:
Charlie Murphy
Lizzie Stark:
Natasha O'Keeffe
Linda Shelby:
Kate Phillips
Luca Changretta:
Adrien Brody
Foreman:
Joe Osborne
Niall Devlin:
Graeme Hawley
Frederico:
Jake J Meniani
Finn Shelby:
Harry Kirton
Stratford Barman:
Rob Mitchell-James
Production Company:
Caryn Mandabach Productions
Production Company:
Tiger Aspect Productions Ltd
Executive Producer:
Caryn Mandabach
Executive Producer:
Steven Knight
Executive Producer:
Will Gould
Executive Producer:
Jamie Glazebrook
Executive Producer:
Frith Tiplady
Executive Producer:
Cillian Murphy
Executive Producer:
Tommy Bulfin
Director:
David Caffrey
Producer:
Joe Donaldson

BBC Four HD

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