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Saturday Review

Jason Reitman's Tully, Mood Music, Rachel Cusk, Perspective at RIBA, BBC4 Dance Season

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Jason Reitman's new film Tully, Mood Music at London's Old Vic, Rachel Cusk's novel Kudos, perspective exhibition at RIBA and BBC4's season of programmes about dance. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Dyckhoff
Interviewed Guest:
Barb Jungr
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Front Row

The Drop; Jan Garbarek; Quentin Blake; Assaf Gavron

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

James Gandolfini's last film The Drop reviewed, saxophonist Jan Garbarek, Quentin Blake on Paula Rego and Honoré Daumier, and Israeli novelist Assaf Gavron. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Jan Garbarek
Interviewed Guest:
David James
Interviewed Guest:
Quentin Blake
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mullins
Interviewed Guest:
Assaf Gavron

Front Row

The Good Lie, Dominic Dromgoole, Loudon Wainwright III, Lib Dems' arts policy

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

The Good Lie reviewed; Dominic Dromgoole on Hamlet; Loudon Wainwright III on his Radio 2 Lifetime Achievement Award; Lib Dems' Baroness Bonham-Carter on her party's arts policy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Dominic Dromgoole
Interviewed Guest:
Loudon Wainwright III
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Bonham-Carter

Front Row

The Moorside, 20th Century Women, Peter Greenaway on Russian Revolution at 100

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Producer Jeff Pope on The Moorside starring Sheridan Smith, Annette Bening in 20th Century Women reviewed, Pygmalion at the West Yorkshire Playhouse, Russian Revolution at 100. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jeff Pope
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Greenaway
Interviewed Guest:
Sam Pritchard
Interviewed Guest:
Max Ringham
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Beckett
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Gavin
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed

Front Row

What We Did on Our Holiday reviewed; Bernard Sumner; Lionel Shriver; Activism on Stage

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Tom Sutcliffe talks to musician Bernard Sumner about his memoir New Order, Joy Division and Me. Also, Lionel Shriver on her shortlisted short story; plus activism on stage. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Bernard Sumner
Interviewed Guest:
Lionel Shriver
Interviewed Guest:
James Graham
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Price
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney

Front Row

Sheila Hancock, Gerhard Richter, '71, Nobel Prize Winner, Tony Allen

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews. Sheila Hancock talks to John Wilson about her debut novel, Jenny McCartney reviews the film '71, and Gerhard Richter gives a rare interview. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sheila Hancock
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Tony Allen
Interviewed Guest:
Gerhard Richter
Interviewed Guest:
Dervila Cooke

Front Row

Adrian Dunbar, Tasmin Little, Mood Indigo, Katie Paterson

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Line of Duty's Adrian Dunbar on directing Beckett's Catastrophe, violinist Tasmin Little's sounds of summer, Audrey Tautou in Michel Gondry's Mood Indigo and artist Katie Paterson. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Adrian Dunbar
Interviewed Guest:
Tasmin Little
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Katie Paterson
Photographer:
Brian O'Neill

Front Row

Ricky Gervais, The Secret, Mark Elder, The return of the repertory company

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Ricky Gervais on his new film Special Correspondents, Sir Mark Elder on the Halle Orchestra's Dvorak Festival, a review of ITV's The Secret, and the return of rep theatre company. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Ricky Gervais
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Lyn Gardner
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Elder

Front Row

Frank McGuinness's A Song for Jenny, Magic Mike, John Waters, Chinese art

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including Frank McGuinness on his drama about the 7/7 attacks, a review of Magic Mike XXL and the artwork of film-maker John Waters. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Frank McGuinness
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Maddocks
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
John Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Balshaw
Producer:
Ellie Bury

Front Row

Anomalisa, Seamus Heaney's The Aeneid, Handel at Vauxhall, In the Age of Giorgione

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including a review of Anomalisa, Seamus Heaney's The Aeneid, Handel at Vauxhall's Pleasure Gardens and Venetian painter Giorgione's influence. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Catherine Heaney
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Hollis
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
David Coke
Interviewed Guest:
Bridget Cunningham
Interviewed Guest:
Per Rumberg
Producer:
Jack Soper

Front Row

Jim Broadbent and Patrick Barlow, Victoria and Albert New Galleries, By the Sea, TV box sets

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with Samira Ahmed, including Jim Broadbent and Patrick Barlow on A Christmas Carol, and a look a creating the New Europe Galleries at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Jim Broadbent
Interviewed Guest:
Patrick Barlow
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Martin Roth
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Collins

Front Row

Wild, TS Eliot poetry prize, Oppenheimer at the RSC and Barbara Hannigan

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang presents a review of Wild, the announcement of the TS Eliot poetry prize winner, Oppenheimer at the Royal Shakespeare Company and soprano Barbara Hannigan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Angus Jackson
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Morton-Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Barbara Hannigan
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Sampson
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Front Row

Salman Rushdie, Pasolini, Cyndi Lauper

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news, interviews and reviews. Samira Ahmed talks to Salman Rushdie about his new novel Two Years Eight Months, and Cyndi Lauper discusses her new musical Kinky Boots. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Salman Rushdie
Interviewed Guest:
Cyndi Lauper
Interviewed Guest:
Jenny McCartney