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Front Row

Judi Dench Launches Shakespeare's People

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Front Row asks actors, writers and directors to give their personal take on a favourite Shakespeare character. Dame Judi Dench chooses Lady Macbeth to launch Shakespeare's People. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Judi Dench
Interviewed Guest:
Yael Farber
Interviewed Guest:
Vinay Patel
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mort

Front Row

Mark Ruffalo, Monty Python Reunion, Yael Farber, one-handed pianist Nicholas McCarthy

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Actor Mark Ruffalo on playing drunk, Monty Python's reunion tour reviewed, playwright and director Yael Farber on re-imagining The Crucible, one-handed pianist Nicholas McCarthy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Ruffalo
Interviewed Guest:
Yael Farber
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Armstrong
Interviewed Guest:
Nicholas McCarthy
Interviewed Guest:
Alexander Waugh

Woman's Hour

Children of black American GIs, Going on holiday with mum, Salome at the National Theatre

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Children of black American GI's. Yael Farber discusses her play Salome, a radical revision of the biblical tale. Women voters in Sunderland. And going on holiday with mum. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Gena Mour Barrett
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Lee
Interviewed Guest:
Yael Farber
Presenter:
Jenni Murray

Woman's Hour

Fidan Hajiyeva; Is feminism racist?

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jenni Murray presents the female perspective, with Azeri singer Fidan Hajiyeva. Plus, is feminism racist? Mikki Kendall, Nimko Ali and Daisy Martey join Jenni to discuss. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Waldegrave
Interviewed Guest:
Mikki Kendall
Interviewed Guest:
Nimko Ali
Interviewed Guest:
Daisy Martey
Interviewed Guest:
Yael Farber

Free Thinking

Lorraine Hansberry

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Philip Dodd explores the writing of Lorraine Hansberry and its continuing resonance with directors Yael Farber, Kwame Kwei-Armah and Dawn Walton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Philip Dodd
Interviewed Guest:
Yael Farber
Interviewed Guest:
Dawn Walton
Interviewed Guest:
Kwame Kwei-Armah
Interviewed Guest:
Althea Legal-Miller
Interviewed Guest:
Kit Davis
Producer:
Zahid Warley

Free Thinking

Angels in America, Salomé, Queer British Art.

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Mark Ravenhill and Matt Wolf on Tony Kushner's Angels in America at the National Theatre and the South Africa director Yaël Farber discusses her reworking of the Salomé story. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Philip Dodd
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Ravenhill
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Wolf
Interviewed Guest:
Yael Farber
Interviewed Guest:
Peggy Reynolds
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Cook
Producer:
Fiona McLean

Free Thinking

Yael Farber, Liberalism

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Philip Dodd presents. With director Yael Farber talking about fear, conspiracy and her South African roots, debating liberalism past and present and WWI neuroses and shell shock. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Philip Dodd
Interviewed Guest:
Yael Farber
Interviewed Guest:
Edmund Fawcett
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Stanley
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Callinicos
Interviewed Guest:
Tiffany Watt-Smith
Producer:
Zahid Warley