Front Row Daily

Front Row Daily

Interviews with leading novelists, musicians, film directors, artists and more, from Radio 4's flagship arts show, presented by Kirsty Lang and John Wilson. Front Row is broadcast on BBC Radio 4 each weekday evening at 7.15 - 7.45pm. New editions will be available each night following the live broadcast.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • Blur's new album; Empire review; Jim Cartwright

    Fri, 24 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Damon Albarn and Graham Coxon discuss the first new Blur album in 16 years; US TV show Empire reviewed; Little Voice writer Jim Cartwright on his new play; poet Michael Symmons Roberts on Trollope.

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  • Damian Lewis & Daniel Evans, Sam Lee, The Proms. 23 April 15

    Thu, 23 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Damian Lewis and director Daniel Evans on their production of David Mamet's American Buffalo, Singer songwriter Sam Lee on collecting Folk songs, Swedish film A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence reviewed and the launch of the 2015 Proms.

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  • The Good Lie, Dominic Dromgoole, Loudon Wainwright III, Lib Dems' arts policy 220415

    Wed, 22 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

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

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  • Toni Morrison, Indigenous Australia, Car Share

    Tue, 21 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    With Samira Ahmed. Toni Morrison; Car Share reviewed; Indigenous Australia at the British Museum and the pop influence of Edgar Allan Poe.

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  • FrontRow - 20/04/15: Antony Gormley; Borodin Quartet.

    Mon, 20 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Antony Gormley; Madam Secretary review; Who Cares writer and director; Borodin Quartet at 70.

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  • National Theatre changes; Dark Horse

    Fri, 17 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Horse racing documentary Dark Horse; changes at the National Theatre; actress and playwright Danai Gurira on her play set during the Liberian Civil War; artist Luke Jerram.

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  • Gypsy, Martin Parr, Hermitage director, new Tennessee Williams 160415

    Thu, 16 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Gypsy starring Imelda Staunton reviewed, Martin Parr's Chinese Photobooks, Hermitage Museum director Mikhail Piotrovsky, newly-discovered Tennessee Williams drama fragments

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  • Francis Bacon, Child 44, The Falling

    Wed, 15 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    John Wilson reviews Francis Bacon and the Masters in Norwich. Child 44 starring Tom Hardy. Carol Morley on The Falling. And Irish novelist Lisa McInerney.

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  • Alan Rickman, art of Sonia Delaunay

    Tue, 14 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Alan Rickman on directing his new film A Little Chaos; the art of Sonia Delaunay at Tate Modern. Punchdrunk Theatre at the National Maritime Museum and Anne Frank's Diary revisited

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  • FrontRow - 13/04/15: Baileys shortlist; Gunter Grass; Dear Lupin

    Mon, 13 Apr 15

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Baileys shortlist revealed; Gunter Grass remembered; Dear Lupin letters on stage; The Last Five Years reviewed.

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