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Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 3 months

Following the story of Joan Stanley, a Cambridge science graduate who stole British nuclear secrets and passed them to the Soviet Union after WWII. Show more

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Not Shakespeare

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Middle EastLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Magazine arts show. Andrew Marr champions some Renaissance dramatists whose stories have been neglected because they worked at the same time as William Shakespeare. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Series Producer:
John Mullen
Executive Producer:
Janet Lee
Participant:
Trevor Nunn
Participant:
Greg Doran

Series

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Lights Up

Pale Sister

Duration: 1 hour, 16 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Written by Colm Toibin, Pale Sister is a powerful retelling of the classic tale of Antigone. Lisa Dwan stars in a tour-de-force performance directed by Sir Trevor Nunn. Show more

Contributors

Ismene:
Lisa Dwan
Executive Producer:
Sally Angel
Executive Producer:
Anne Morrison
Producer:
Andrew Fettis
Producer:
Lisa Dwan
Director:
Trevor Nunn

Duration: 1 hour, 8 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for 11 months

Oscar Wilde is confined in Reading Gaol. His younger self appears, and the two men wrestle with the humiliation of Wilde's fall from celebrity to convict because he loved a man. Show more

Contributors

Oscar Wilde:
Toby Stephens
Executive Producer:
Sally Angel
Executive Producer:
Emma Cahusac
Producer:
Andrew Fettis
Director:
Trevor Nunn

Start the Week

Sidney Nolan: Life and Work

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Cultural discussion. Andrew Marr discusses the passing of time with poet Elaine Feinstein, curator Rebecca Daniels, theatre director Trevor Nunn and composer Ryan Wigglesworth. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Elaine Feinstein
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Daniels
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Wigglesworth
Producer:
Katy Hickman

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Dame Judi Dench, Sir Ian McKellen, Vanessa Redgrave, Sir Trevor Nunn and others look back at the extraordinary life of Sir Peter Hall, the man who transformed British theatre. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Jeremy Irons
Producer:
Sally Norris
Executive Producer:
Phil Dolling
Participant:
Judi Dench
Participant:
Ian McKellen
Participant:
Vanessa Redgrave
Participant:
Trevor Nunn

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Series 2

Episode 1: Andrew Marr

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Magazine arts show. Andrew Marr champions some Renaissance dramatists whose stories have been neglected because they worked at the same time as William Shakespeare. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Series Producer:
John Mullen
Executive Producer:
Janet Lee
Participant:
Trevor Nunn
Participant:
Greg Doran

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Andrew Marr talks to key figures from politics, current affairs and the arts, including foreign secretary William Hague and former foreign secretary David Miliband. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
William Hague
Interviewed Guest:
David Miliband
Interviewed Guest:
Evgeny Lebedev
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Participant:
Sarah Baxter
Participant:
Steve Richards

Duration: 2 hours, 9 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Shakespeare's seasonal comedy about a shipwreck that separates identical twins Sebastian and Viola. Fearing for her safety, Viola disguises herself as her brother. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Trevor Nunn
Duke Orsino:
Toby Stephens
Sir Andrew Aguecheek:
Richard E. Grant
Sir Toby Belch:
Mel Smith

Last Word

Reverend Daniel Berrigan, Lord Walton of Detchant, Jenny Diski, Guy Woolfenden

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Obituary series. Matthew Bannister on peace campaigner Reverend Daniel Berrigan, author Jenny Diski, neurologist Lord Walton and composer Guy Woolfenden. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
John Dear
Interviewed Guest:
Alexandra Pringle
Interviewed Guest:
Marykay Wilmers
Interviewed Guest:
Volker Straub
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Reynish

Front Row

Sir Peter Hall remembered

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Theatre, film and opera director Sir Peter Hall is remembered by friends and colleagues who reflect on his contribution to the arts. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Maria Ewing
Interviewed Guest:
Nicholas Hytner
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Eyre
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Interviewed Guest:
David Edgar
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Billington

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

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Trevor Nunn on Cats; Churchill's paintings; Jeff Kinney; Dolls' houses

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Including an interview with Andrew Lloyd Webber and Trevor Nunn as they bring Cats back to the West End, a review of Winston Churchill's paintings, and Wimpy Kid writer Jeff Kinney. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Nunn
Interviewed Guest:
Jessie Burton
Interviewed Guest:
Alice Sage
Interviewed Guest:
Giles Waterfield
Interviewed Guest:
Jeff Kinney
Producer:
Ellie Bury