Culture Studio Picks

Culture Studio Picks

Janice Forsyth’s pick of key events in Scottish cultural life. From theatre to T in the Park, ballet to Strictly Ballroom, each weekday afternoon between 2.05pm until 4pm.

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  • 26 Aug 14: Alicia Markova

    Wed, 27 Aug 14

    Duration:
    11 mins

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    Janice Forsyth talks to Tina Sutton about ballet legend Alicia Markova.

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  • 26 Aug 14: Denis Lawson

    Tue, 26 Aug 14

    Duration:
    17 mins

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    Denis Lawson speaks to Janice Forsyth about his new book 'The Actor and the Camera: An Insider's Guide to Acting for Film and TV'

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  • 22 Aug 14: Michael Rosen

    Fri, 22 Aug 14

    Duration:
    15 mins

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    Michael Rosen talks to Janice about marking 25 years since the publication of his children's classic We're Going on a Bear Hunt- and answers the question What is the Point of Books?

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  • 21 AUG 14: Emmanuel Jal

    Thu, 21 Aug 14

    Duration:
    12 mins

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    |Janice Forsyth talks to South Sudanese rapper, and former boy soldier, Emmanuel Jal.

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  • 20 Aug 2014 Mike D'Abo

    Wed, 20 Aug 14

    Duration:
    20 mins

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    Singer songwriter Mike D'Abo talks to Janice Forsyth about his career including how he came to write his classic song Handbags and Gladrags.

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  • Kate Adie

    Tue, 19 Aug 14

    Duration:
    11 mins

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    Kate Adie’s work as a BBC news reporter in the 80s and 90s established her as an internationally respected journalist and a household name. Having posted unforgettable reports from events including the Lockerbie disaster, the Tiananmen Square massacre and the conflict in former Yugoslavia, Adie retired from the frontline in 2003. She joins Janice Forsyth in conversation ahead of her event at the Edinburgh International Book Festival this evening.

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  • 18 Aug 14: Simon Napier-Bell

    Mon, 18 Aug 14

    Duration:
    16 mins

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    21 days remaining

    He managed Wham!, discovered Marc Bolan and co-wrote a song for Dusty Springfield; Simon Napier-Bell tells Janice Forsyth about his latest book charting the history of the music industry using amusing anecdotes

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  • 15 Aug 14: Sophie Grabol & Blythe Duff

    Fri, 15 Aug 14

    Duration:
    23 mins

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    18 days remaining

    Janice talks to Sophie Grabol and Blythe Duff about the James plays.

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  • No Guts No Heart No Glory

    Thu, 14 Aug 14

    Duration:
    12 mins

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    17 days remaining

    Janice Forsyth speaks to director Evie Manning and actor Freyaa Ali about their Fringe production “No Guts, No Heart, No Glory” about four Muslim female boxers.

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