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Lisa Dwan on Beckett's Happy Days, the winner of the Walter Scott Prize

Duration: 29 minutes

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We announce the winner of the Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction and Juliet Stevenson and Lisa Dwan on the joys and trails of playing Winnie as Beckett's Happy Days turns 60 Show more

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Colin Macleod, Jason Reynolds, Hanna Flint reviews 'Together'

Duration: 29 minutes

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Colin Macleod, singer-songwriter and fisherman, performs live. Jason Reynolds on winning the 2021 CILIP Carnegie Medal for children’s writing. Hanna Flint reviews 'Together'. Show more

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Timothy Spall, Shaan Sahota, Universal Basic Income for artists

Duration: 29 minutes

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Actor Timothy Spall on his new painting exhibition; Shaan Sahota on being a playwright and a doctor; and a proposal for Universal Basic Income for artists in Ireland. Show more

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Lin-Manuel Miranda, Gerda Stevenson, Implications of the Covid restrictions extension

Duration: 28 minutes

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Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda on his musical film, In the Heights, The outlook for live performance as the lockdown lingers, Gerda Stevenson on Orkney film The Storm Watchers Show more

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Noel Gallagher, Amanda Whittington, Mount Recyclemore

Duration: 28 minutes

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Noel Gallagher on his album of High Flying Birds hits. Amanda Whittington's play about a women's team so successful it lead to an FA ban. Mount Recyclemore, the G7 leaders in junk. Show more

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Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé, Danny Elfman, Emily Davison statue

Duration: 28 minutes

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Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé on her debut novel, Ace of Spades, which landed a million-dollar book deal and The Simpsons composer Danny Elfman on his rock album Big Mess Show more

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Joanna Scanlan, Kneehigh, Chibundu Onuzo, Time Review

Duration: 42 minutes

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Joanna Scanlan on her role in After Love. We discuss the close of Cornish theatre company, Kneehigh. Chibundu Onuzo on her novel Sankofa. Our Friday review is BBC One's drama Time. Show more

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Es Devlin on Forest for Change, artist Phoebe Boswell, Covid amateur choirs update

Duration: 29 minutes

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Es Devlin on Forest for Change, filling the courtyard of Somerset House. Phoebe Boswell on new exhibition Here. Update on current Covid rules and guidance to amateur choirs. Show more

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Films Gunda and First Cow reviewed, Actor and writer Amy Trigg, Composer Dan Jones

Duration: 28 minutes

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Animal films Gunda and First Cow reviewed, Amy Trigg on her new play, composer Dan Jones, and news of a dispute between Waterstones and Penguin Random House. Show more

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Chris Addison on Breeders; Nadifa Mohamed's new novel; BBC Proms 2021 debuts

Duration: 29 minutes

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Chris Addison discusses the new series of his show, Breeders. Nadifa Mohamed on the journey to publishing her novel, The Fortune Men. Three artists on their BBC Proms 2021 debut. Show more

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101 Dalmations prequel, Cruella; Two Tone Exhibition in Coventry, City of Culture; new play The Merthyr Stigmatist

Duration: 28 minutes

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Larushka Ivan-Zadeh discusses Disney's 101 Dalmatians prequel, Cruella. Pauline Black on the exhibition “2 Tone: Lives & Legacies”. Lisa Parry on her play The Merthyr Stigmatist. Show more

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Slavery exhibition at the Rijksmuseum, Grime artist Bugzy, the decline or resurgence of crafts

Duration: 28 minutes

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The Rijkmuseum in Amsterdam opens a landmark exhibition; Slavery, Grime artist Bugzy Malone, The Loewe Craft Prize is announced: are British crafts in decline or in a resurgence? Show more

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David Weil on Solos, Novelist Brit Bennett, Great British Photography Challenge

Duration: 28 minutes

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David Weil on new Amazon fantasy series, Solos; Novelist Brit Bennett on Women's Prize-nominated The Vanishing Half; Great British Photography Challenge Show more