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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  • 05 Mar 15: Film - 'Still Alice'

    Thu, 5 Mar 15

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Available:
    30 days remaining

    Today we review the hotly anticipated, Oscar winning drama, ‘Still Alice’ with Film Critics, Ross MacLean and Alistair Harkness.

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  • 04 Mar 15 : Jimmy McGovern

    Wed, 4 Mar 15

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    29 days remaining

    Jimmy McGovern, screenwriter who began his career on Brookside and went on to create dramas including Cracker, The Lakes, Sunday and Accused, talks to Janice about Banished, his new seven part series about the prisoners and soldiers of the first penal colony in Australia.

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  • 03 Mar 15: Matt Haig

    Tue, 3 Mar 15

    Duration:
    14 mins

    Available:
    28 days remaining

    Novelist Matt Haig tells Janice Forsyth about the depression that led to writing his memoir Reasons to Stay Alive

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  • 02 Mar 15 : Ayelet Gundar-Goshen

    Mon, 2 Mar 15

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    27 days remaining

    Stuart Cosgrove talks to Israeli novelist, Ayelet Gundar-Goshen, about her debut novel, ‘One Night, Markovitch’.

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  • CSPicks:27 Feb 15:Val McDermid

    Fri, 27 Feb 15

    Duration:
    21 mins

    Available:
    24 days remaining

    Crime writer Val McDermid and reporter Clem Hitchcock talk about the Wellcome Exhibition Forensics: The Anatomy of Crime, based around Val's book of the same name.

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  • 26 Feb 15: Film Review - ‘It Follows’

    Thu, 26 Feb 15

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    23 days remaining

    Today we review the hotly anticipated, indie chiller, ‘It Follows’ with Film Critics, Peter Ross and Nicola Balkind.

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  • 25 Feb 15: Fay Fife, Nicola Meighan

    Wed, 25 Feb 15

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    22 days remaining

    Fay Fife from The Rezillos and music journalist Nicola Meighan review the new memoir from Sonic Youth front woman, Kim Gordon- Girl in a Band.

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  • 24 Feb 2015 : Kate Tempest

    Tue, 24 Feb 15

    Duration:
    15 mins

    Available:
    21 days remaining

    Janice talks to award-winning poet, playwright and rapper Kate Tempest about the many facets of her work. To hear full versions of the songs played by Kate's band, visit The Culture Studio page on the BBC Radio Scotland website.

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  • 23 Feb 15: The Real Face of Burns?

    Mon, 23 Feb 15

    Duration:
    17 mins

    Available:
    20 days remaining

    Curator Sheilagh Tennant and artists Robert Mach and Adrian Wiszniewski discuss our fascination with Robert Burns' appearance as a new exhibition 'The Real Face of Burns?' opens at the Burns Birth Place Museum in Ayr.

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  • 20 Feb 15: William McIlvanney

    Fri, 20 Feb 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    17 days remaining

    Janice Forsyth interviews author William McIlvanney about a new documentary film of which he is the subject

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