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Act of Worship

BBC Radio 4 LW

Book of the Week

Seamus Heaney's Aeneid Book VI

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney's translation of Virgil's Aeneid, Book VI, in which Aeneas travels into the underworld to meet the spirit of his father. Read by Ian McKellen. Show more

Woman's Hour

Uzo Aduba, Inga Beale

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray speaks to Uzo Aduba from Orange is the New Black, Lloyds CEO Inga Beale and film-maker Gini Reticker. Plus misremembering family stories. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Uzo Aduba
Interviewed Guest:
Inga Beale
Interviewed Guest:
Gini Reticker
Interviewed Guest:
Kimberle Crenshaw

Drama

Burn Baby Burn

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jon Culshaw stars in this satire inspired by the Young British Artists movement and the Momart warehouse fire. Also stars Ronni Ancona, Ben Crompton, Carl Prekopp. Show more

Contributors

Tracey Emin:
Ronni Ancona
Nigella:
Ronni Ancona
Dinos Chapman:
Wilf Scolding
Vic Hislop:
Wilf Scolding
Damien Hirst:
Ben Crompton
Dante Skirmish:
Ben Crompton
Brian Sewell:
Jon Culshaw
Jake Chapman:
Carl Prekopp
Charles Saatchi:
Carl Prekopp
Director:
Dirk Maggs
Producer:
David Morley

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Now Show

Series 48

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Steve Punt and Hugh Dennis are joined by Suzi Ruffell, Jon Holmes, Mitch Benn and Jessica Ransom to present the week in news through stand-up and sketches. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Punt
Presenter:
Hugh Dennis
Performer:
Suzi Ruffell
Performer:
Jon Holmes
Performer:
Mitch Benn
Performer:
Jessica Ransom

The Archers

11/03/2016

Duration: 14 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Temperatures are raised behind closed curtains. Meanwhile, the curtains at the village hall are proudly hung. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Daisy Badger
Josh Archer:
Angus Imrie
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
Jolene Archer:
Buffy Davis
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Neil Carter:
Brian Hewlett
Susan Carter:
Charlotte Martin
Toby Fairbrother:
Rhys Bevan
Joe Grundy:
Edward Kelsey
Eddie Grundy:
Trevor Harrison
Clarrie Grundy:
Heather Bell
Ed Grundy:
Barry Farrimond
Sasha Locke:
Megan McCormick
Richard Locke:
William Gaminara
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Robert Snell:
Graham Blockey
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Helen Titchener:
Louiza Patikas
Ursula Titchener:
Carolyn Jones

Front Row

The Ones Below, Sonita, Tate funding, Comedy Playhouse, War Horse music

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The Ones Below reviewed, Afghan rapper and activist Sonita speaks out, Tate funding post-BP analysed, Comedy Playhouse in context, and the music of War Horse, with Kirsty Lang. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Muir
Interviewed Guest:
Sonita Alizadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Rokhsareh Ghaem Maghami
Interviewed Guest:
Will Gompertz
Interviewed Guest:
Boyd Hilton
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Morris
Interviewed Guest:
John Tams
Performer:
Tim van Eyken
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

Incarnations: India in 50 Lives

Incarnations: India in 50 Lives - Omnibus

Amrita Sher-Gil, Subhas Chandra Bose, Gandhi, Jinnah, Manto

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Professor Sunil Khilnani presents audio portraits of figures who have shaped the arc of Indian history over 2,000 years. Show more

15 Minute Drama

The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy

The Arrival

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Queenie’s waiting but running out of time. She reveals why she has hidden from Harold for over 20 years. Stars Paul Venables. Show more

A Good Read

Joe Dunthorne and John O'Farrell

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Authors Joe Dunthorne and John O'Farrell talk about great books with Harriett Gilbert, including works by Marilynne Robinson, Denis Johnson and Cathy Rentzenbrink. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Joe Dunthorne
Interviewed Guest:
John O'Farrell
Producer:
Beth O'Dea

Book of the Week

Seamus Heaney's Aeneid Book VI

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney's translation of Virgil's Aeneid, Book VI, in which Aeneas travels into the underworld to meet the spirit of his father. Read by Ian McKellen. Show more

BBC Radio 4 FM

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