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Front Row

Laurie Anderson, AL Kennedy, Mustang

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Artist and musician Laurie Anderson on being guest director at the Brighton Festival, and writer AL Kennedy on her disillusionment with politics and our search for kindness. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
AL Kennedy
Interviewed Guest:
Hannah McGill
Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Producer:
Angie Nehring

Saturday Drama

AL Kennedy - Confessions of a Medium

Duration: 1 hour

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

4 Extra Debut. 1870s London: Mr Parker is looking for more meaning to life. He meets a medium, but is he really his saviour? Stars Bill Nighy. Show more

Loose Ends

Tim Minchin, David Bryan, AL Kennedy, Joseph Barnes-Phillips, Benjamin Zephaniah, Susanne Sundfor, Arthur Smith, Nikki Bedi

Duration: 46 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Nikki Bedi and Arthur Smith are joined by Tim Minchin, David Bryan, AL Kennedy and Joseph Barnes-Phillips. With music from Benjamin Zephaniah and Susanne Sundfor. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nikki Bedi
Presenter:
Arthur Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Minchin
Interviewed Guest:
David Bryan
Interviewed Guest:
AL Kennedy
Interviewed Guest:
Joseph Barnes-Phillips
Performer:
Susanne Sundfor
Producer:
Sukey Firth

The Review Show

01/04/2011

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Martha Kearney and guests Germaine Greer, Maureen Lipman, David Schneider and AL Kennedy discuss costume drama The Crimson Petal and the White, and the film Oranges and Sunshine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Martha Kearney
Participant:
Germaine Greer
Participant:
Maureen Lipman
Participant:
David Schneider
Participant:
AL Kennedy

Drama

AL Kennedy - Love Love Love Like the Beatles

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. A man on the verge of a nervous breakdown retreats up a tree, and only love can save him. Romantic comedy starring Bill Nighy. Show more

A Point of View

In Praise of Courtesy

Duration: 10 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A weekly reflection on a topical issue. AL Kennedy explores the merits of courtesy, but she points out that finding where true courtesy lies can be a complicated business. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
AL Kennedy

Genres

Saturday Review

A Question of Character

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

As a part of Radio 4's Character Invasion Day, Tom Sutcliffe hosts a live debate asking whether or not we are living in a golden age for the creation of fictional characters. Show more

Start the Week

AL Kennedy and David Sedaris on matters of the heart

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe discusses love and self-love with AL Kennedy, Lavinia Greenlaw, David Sedaris and Simon Blackburn. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
AL Kennedy
Interviewed Guest:
Lavinia Greenlaw
Interviewed Guest:
David Sedaris
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Blackburn
Producer:
Katy Hickman