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Macbeth, Tipping the Velvet, The Fabric of India

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 Macbeth, Tipping the Velvet and The Fabric of India at the Victoria and Albert Museum. Plus a report on diversity in the creative industries. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Waters
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Wade
Interviewed Guest:
John Kampfner
Interviewed Guest:
Kanya King
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

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The Last Kingdom; Guillermo del Toro; West Africa: Word, Symbol, Song; haiku master Buson poems rediscovered

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang talks to Mexican director Guillermo del Toro about his film Crimson Peak, visits a huge exhibition of West African literature and music, and reviews a new Viking Drama. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Guillermo del Toro
Interviewed Guest:
Nina Ramirez
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Gill
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Seethaler

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Anthony Hopkins and Ian McKellen, Jafar Panahi's Taxi, Guy Garvey

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson. Anthony Hopkins and Ian McKellen discuss their TV adaptation of Ronald Harwood's play The Dresser, and Jafar Panahi's Taxi is reviewed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Hopkins
Interviewed Guest:
Ian McKellen
Interviewed Guest:
Kamin Mohammadi
Interviewed Guest:
Guy Garvey

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Alexander McCall Smith, Review of The Shallows, National Youth Theatre turning 60.

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Alexander McCall Smith talks about The Bertie Project, the latest in his 44 Scotland Street series, plus two young playwrights on how you write a play that speaks to generation Z. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Alexander McCall Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Ajbage Bola
Interviewed Guest:
James Fritz
Interviewed Guest:
Luke Kennard
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Smith

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Hugh Jackman, National Poet of Wales Ifor ap Glyn, Richard Bean

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang talks to Hugh Jackman about the film Logan. National Poet of Wales Ifor ap Glyn writes a poem for St David's Day. Plus Richard Bean on his new play The Hypocrite. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Hugh Jackman
Interviewed Guest:
Ifor ap Glyn
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Bean
Interviewed Guest:
Katharine Quarmby

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Saxophonist John Harle, The Salesman reviewed, Singer-songwriter ESKA

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

John Harle on how to play the saxophone, highlights from London Book Fair, singer-songwriter ESKA on getting funding. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
John Harle
Interviewed Guest:
Briony Hansen
Interviewed Guest:
Laura Snapes
Interviewed Guest:
Vanessa Reed
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Eska
Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Edwina Pitman

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Patrick Stewart, Costa Book of the Year winner, Arts Council England's new 10-year strategy

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Patrick Stewart on Star Trek: Picard, We announce the overall Costa Book of the Year winner, Arts Council England's new 10-year strategy, Sharmaine Lovegrove's professional risks Show more

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Melina Matsoukas on Queen and Slim, Grayson Perry: The Pre-Therapy years reviewed, Faustus: That Damned Woman, Richard Armitage

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Melina Matsoukas on her film about police violence starring Daniel Kaluuya and what if Faustus was a woman - we talk to Chris Bush about her new take on this classic story. Show more