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Front Row

Eames exhibition, Marlon Brando documentary, Janet Suzman

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including the Charles and Ray Eames exhibition, a Marlon Brando documentary based on his tapes and Janet Suzman's debut as an opera director. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Corinne Julius
Interviewed Guest:
John Battsek
Interviewed Guest:
Kerry Shale
Interviewed Guest:
Darryl Collis
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Glover
Interviewed Guest:
Janet Suzman
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Daniel Weyman stars as David Bowie in this comic drama by Sean Grundy. Bowie leaves LA to escape the drug scene but Iggy Pop goes with him to Berlin, to make music and be 'normal'. Show more

Contributors

Roy Martin:
Tom Alexander
Romy Haag:
Scott Capurro
Zowie Bowie:
James Morley
Brian Eno:
Wilf Scolding
Iggy Pop:
Kerry Shale
Tony Visconti:
Martin T Sherman
David Bowie:
Daniel Weyman
Director:
Dirk Maggs
Producer:
David Morley

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Drama

Drama

David Nobbs - We Happened to Be Passing

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Sal and Tony's international promises come home to roost. Comedy of manners starring James Nickerson and Olwen May. Show more

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Brand

Drama

Drama

Lavinia Greenlaw - The Chess Girls

Duration: 45 minutes

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

True drama documentary on how two world-beating chess-playing sisters were trained. With real parents Laszlo and Klara Polgar. Show more

Contributors

Laszlo Polgar:
Kerry Shale
Klara Polgar:
Sally Orrock
Director:
Chris Ledgard

Brand

Drama

FindthePerfectPartner4u.com

Episode 3: New Directions in Applied Mathematical Modelling

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Tony goes to Norway to deliver a lecture on the mathematical basis for social interactions, based on his own research dating prospective partners from the internet dating website. Show more

Contributors

Italian waiter:
Henry Goodman
Russian mother:
Marcia Warren
Vice-Chancellor:
Sam Kelly
Pilot:
Sam Kelly
Norwegian academic:
Sam Kelly
Prof Belchen:
Sam Kelly
Norwegian academic:
Kerry Shale
Prof NaNanan:
Kerry Shale
Producer:
Gordon House

Drama

Andy Walker - The Man Who Jumped From Space

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Amazing true life story of the highest altitude emegency parachute jump, made by Captain Joe Kittinger in 1960. Stars Simon Lee Phillips, David Fleeshman. Show more

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Drama

Duration: 15 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Composer Philip Glass recalls a happy Baltimore childhood and acceptance to Chicago University at only 15. Read by Kerry Shale. Show more

Saturday Review

The Breadwinner, Brighton Festival, Sister Corita Kent, Susannah Walker, King Lear

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Angelina Jolie's The Breadwinner, Brighton Festival, Sister Corita Kent in Ditchling, Susannah Walker's The Life of Stuff and Anthony Hopkins in BBC TV's King Lear. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Puckrik
Interviewed Guest:
Kerry Shale
Interviewed Guest:
Susan Jeffreys
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Drama

The Lambeth Waltz

Duration: 44 minutes

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

By Daniel Thurman. A comedy featuring Rosemary Brown the psychic dinner lady from Balham to whom some of history's greatest composers dictated new music from beyond the grave. Show more

Contributors

Rosemary:
Marion Bailey
Johnny Carson:
Kerry Shale
John Lennon:
Charlie Clements
Director:
David Hunter

Genres

Brand

Drama

Saturday Review

Listeners and reviewers choose the best of the arts from 2017 from across the genres

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe is joined by Kerry Shale, Tiffany Jenkins and Shahidha Bari as well as listeners around the country who choose the best of the arts from 2017 from across the genres. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Kerry Shale
Interviewed Guest:
Tiffany Jenkins
Interviewed Guest:
Shahidha Bari
Producer:
Hilary Dunn

Saturday Review

Highlights of 2016

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A look at the highlights of 2016 according to our panel and listeners. Tom Sutcliffe is joined by Kerry Shale, Sarah Crompton, Sarfraz Manzoor and listeners from around the UK. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Producer:
Hilary Dunn
Interviewed Guest:
Kerry Shale
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Crompton
Interviewed Guest:
Sarfraz Manzoor

Saturday Drama

Michael Frayn - Skios

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Identity swap and absurdity on a sunlit Greek island. But where is the real Dr Wilfred? Stars Hugh Bonneville, Tom Hollander, Janie Dee, Stacy Keach and Lisa Dillon. Show more

Contributors

Dr Wilfred:
Hugh Bonneville
Oliver Fox:
Tom Hollander
Nikki Hook:
Lisa Dillon
Georgie:
Janie Dee
Mr Friendly:
Stacy Keach
Mrs Toppler:
Susan Sullivan
Mr Chailey:
Ian Ogilvy
Mrs Chailey:
Joanne Whalley
Annuka Vos:
Amita Dhiri
Spiros:
Jon Glover
Stavros:
Jon Glover
Patrick:
Matthew Wolf
Official:
Nigel Anthony
Ditmuss:
Kerry Shale
Mrs Friendly:
Jennifer Bassey
Suki Brox:
Cindy Katz
Papadopoulou:
Andre Sogliuzzo
Mrs Skorbatova:
Janine Barris
Director:
Martin Jarvis

Genres

The Review Show

01/03/2013

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Martha Kearney and guests Alex Preston, Kerry Shale and Heather McGregor give their verdict on high finance thriller Arbitrage and Tate Modern's Lichtenstein retrospective. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Kerry Shale
Participant:
Heather McGregor
Executive Producer:
Andrew Lockyer
Presenter:
Martha Kearney

Saturday Review

Blue Jasmine, Serpentine Sackler Gallery

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A review of the week's cultural highlights. Cate Blanchett stars in Woody Allen's San Francisco-set Blue Jasmine, and Zaha Hadid designs the new Serpentine Sackler Gallery. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Susannah Clapp
Interviewed Guest:
Kerry Shale
Producer:
Sarah Johnson

M.I. High

Series 1

Episode 6: Super Blane

First broadcast: on BBC One North East & CumbriaLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Available for 10 months

Children's spy drama. When charming teen CIA officer Agent Chad joins the spy team, Blane's jealousy drives him to take a crazy risk using a superhuman strength device. Show more

Contributors

Mr Flatley:
Chris Stanton
Ms Templeman:
Jane Cameron
Chad Turner:
Toby Regbo
Professor Green:
Lachele Carl
Fifty Pence:
Sam Ardley
Kaleigh:
Leonie Boyd
Grand Master:
Kerry Shale
Director:
Simon Hook

M.I. High

Series 1

Episode 7: Spy Animals

First broadcast: on BBC One North East & CumbriaLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Available for 10 months

Children's spy drama. A mad inventor and his modified animals are determined to sniff out the school spies, but he assumes the teachers are the secret agents. Show more

Contributors

Ms Templeman:
Jane Cameron
Mr Flatley:
Chris Stanton
Head of MI8:
Victoria Wicks
Fifty Pence:
Sam Ardley
Kaleigh:
Leonie Boyd
Voice of Grand Master:
Kerry Shale
Director:
Simon Hook

Death and Taxis

Sometimes I Feel

Duration: 14 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

Dramatised by Sean Grundy, Warhol captures New York high society from 1976 to 1987. Based on The Andy Warhol Diaries, edited by Pat Hackett. Show more

Contributors

Bianca Jagger:
Ronni Ancona
Jerry Hall:
Ronni Ancona
Ivana Trump:
Ronni Ancona
Andy Warhol:
Scott Capurro
Mick Jagger:
Jon Culshaw
Donald Trump:
Jon Culshaw
Fred Hughes:
Kerry Shale
Lewis Allen:
Kerry Shale
Jon Gould:
Martin Sherman
Producer:
David Morley
Director:
Dirk Maggs

Genres

Duration: 14 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

Dramatised by Sean Grundy, Warhol captures New York high society from 1976 to 1987. Based on The Andy Warhol Diaries, edited by Pat Hackett. Show more

Contributors

Jerry Hall:
Ronni Ancona
Andy Warhol:
Scott Capurro
Mick Jagger:
Jon Culshaw
Dr Bernsohn:
Jon Culshaw
Donald Trump:
Jon Culshaw
Jean Michel Basquiat:
Abdul Salis
Bruno Bischofberger:
Kerry Shale
Crazy Matty:
Kerry Shale
Producer:
David Morley
Director:
Dirk Maggs

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