Programme Index

Discover 10,327,660 listings and 247,333 playable programmes from the BBC

Results 1 to 17 of 17 for your search filters
Filter by channel

Duration: 54 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

In the days following the Brexit vote, the National Theatre spoke to people to hear their views. These testimonials are interwoven with speeches from party leaders and poetry. Show more

Contributors

Britannia:
Penny Layden
Northern Ireland:
Cavan Clarke
East Midlands:
Seema Bowri
South West:
Adam Ewan
Director:
Rufus Norris
Director of photography:
Andrew Dunn
Executive Producer:
Emma Cahusac
Executive Producer:
Nick Marston
Production Company:
Cuba Pictures

15 Minute Drama

Incredible Women: Series 6

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for 4 months

John Wilson praises Dame Cicely Leyland's Hitchcock years in Rebecca and Jeremy Front's docudrama celebrating one of our most enduring actresses as her 100th birthday approaches. Show more

Front Row

Sharks in culture, Thea Musgrave, Derren Brown

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

As The Meg hits cinema screens we look at sharks in culture, composer Thea Musgrave reflects on her career at 90 and illusionist Derren Brown reveals what inspires his work. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Hoare
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Stevens
Interviewed Guest:
Thea Musgrave
Interviewed Guest:
Derren Brown
Producer:
Hannah Robins

Front Row

Armando Iannucci on the Death of Stalin, Kwame Kwei-Armah directs Ibsen's Lady from the Sea

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Armando Iannucci's new film The Death of Stalin, Kwame Kwei-Armah and Elinor Cook on Ibsen's The Lady From the Sea, controversial form 696 for venues and Sean Hughes remembered. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Armando Iannucci
Interviewed Guest:
Kwame Kwei-Armah
Interviewed Guest:
Mykaell Riley
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Front Row

Armistead Maupin, Viviana Durante on Sir Kenneth MacMillan, Mining Art Gallery

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews. Armistead Maupin's memoir, Logical Family; choreographer Sir Kenneth MacMillan's legacy; the new Mining Art Gallery. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Armistead Maupin
Interviewed Guest:
Viviana Durante
Interviewed Guest:
Debra Craine
Interviewed Guest:
David Maddan
Interviewed Guest:
Robert McManners
Interviewed Guest:
Bob Olly
Producer:
Edwina Pitman

Front Row

Annette Bening, Music managers, Drama podcast review

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Annette Bening on Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool; the changing role of the music manager; and John Naughton with his pick of the best drama and readings podcasts. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Annette Bening
Interviewed Guest:
Stuart Camp
Interviewed Guest:
Regine Moylett
Interviewed Guest:
Niamh Byrne
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Napier-Bell
Interviewed Guest:
Emeli Sande
Interviewed Guest:
Paul McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Pete Naughton

Front Row

Brighton Festival, Laurie Anderson on the poetry of Lou Reed, Cannes Film Festival

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Laurie Anderson and the poetry of Lou Reed, events from the Brighton Festival including Three Score Dance, Morag Myerscough and the art of Corita Kent, plus film news from Cannes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Solomons
Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Three Score Dance
Interviewed Guest:
Morag Myerscough

Front Row

Paddy Considine, Gemma Bodinetz, Integrated Casting

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Paddy Considine on writing, directing and starring in Journeyman, Gemma Bodinetz on continuing the Liverpool Everyman Rep experiment, and casting disabled and able-bodied actors. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Paddy Considine
Interviewed Guest:
Shahed Saleem
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Bodinetz
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Buffini
Interviewed Guest:
Garry Robson

Front Row

Sylvie Guillem

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

The acclaimed ballet and contemporary dancer Sylvie Guillem reflects on her career, which spans almost 35 years, and tells John Wilson about her final programme of work. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sylvie Guillem
Producer:
Jack Soper

Front Row

The Front Row Cultural quiz

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Front Row tests knowledge of 2016's cultural events. With quiz master John Wilson are Boyd Hilton, Ekow Eshun, Charlotte Higgins and Rhianna Dhillon. Show more

Front Row

Made in Hull: UK City of Culture 2017

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

A year-long celebration of arts and culture is about to begin in Hull when it becomes UK City of Culture 2017. John Wilson reports from the city on the banks of the Humber. Show more

Front Row

Daisy Goodwin on Victoria, Harry Benson, Lisa Hannigan

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to Daisy Goodwin, writer of ITV's new drama series Victoria, about the young Queen. Plus photographer Harry Benson and musician Lisa Hannigan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Daisy Goodwin
Interviewed Guest:
Harry Benson
Interviewed Guest:
Lisa Hannigan

Front Row

Hell or High Water, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Aravind Adiga

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Reviews of modern-day western Hell or High Water, Nick Cave's new album, and Aravind Adiga on his latest novel Selection Day, a story of cricket and social division in India. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Thorne
Interviewed Guest:
Aravind Adiga
Interviewed Guest:
David Rowland
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Wardle
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Angie Nehring

Front Row

Trevor Nunn, Natasha Walter, Jake Bugg

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

John Wilson talks to director Sir Trevor Nunn about A Midsummer Night's Dream. Plus singer-songwriter Jake Bugg and novelist Natasha Walter. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Interviewed Guest:
Jake Bugg
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Walter

Front Row

Museum of the Year 2013

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

John Wilson has news of the winner of the Museum of the Year prize, as he presents the programme live from the ceremony at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Show more

Front Row

Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones; Renee Fleming; Billie Whitelaw remembered

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones on The Theory of Everything, soprano Renee Fleming on her new album, Billie Whitelaw remembered, and the dark side of Christmas films. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Eddie Redmayne
Interviewed Guest:
Felicity Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Renee Fleming
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Benedict Nightingale

Front Row

Sarah Waters; Racial Diversity in the Arts; Mike Scott of the Waterboys; Museums on Film

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

Mike Scott of the Waterboys on their new album, author Sarah Waters on writing a ghost story for the stage, and two new documentaries go behind the scenes in world class museums. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Scott
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn Walton
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Morris
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Crompton