Arts Show Wales

Arts Show Wales

A weekly round-up of Wales' thriving arts scene introduced by Nicola Heywood Thomas. Includes reviews, reports and analysis from the worlds of Welsh theatre, dance, music, art, literature, cinema and film. Broadcast every Wednesday at 7pm.

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Recent episodes (4)

  • OLD CLASSICS NEW LOOK

    Wed, 17 Sep 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    26 days remaining

    Alan Ayckbourn's Bedroom Farce and Kesey's cult novel, One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest get a new look courtesy of Black Rat Productions and Footsbarn Travelling Theatre Company. Actor and singer Rene Griffiths talks about his life and sings a folk song in Welsh and Spanish to reflect his two homelands.

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  • CORDELL'S FAIR COUNTRY

    Wed, 17 Sep 14

    Duration:
    28 mins

    Available:
    26 days remaining

    The Arts Show celebrates the centenary of the birth of one of Wales' most influential writers - Alexander Cordell.

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  • PRIDE

    Thu, 11 Sep 14

    Duration:
    26 mins

    Available:
    20 days remaining

    Welsh actress Menna Trussler and singer songwriter Bronwen Lewis talk to Nicola about their roles in the new film Pride. Sir Jonathan Miller explains why he's working alongside Mid Wales Opera on their new production of Carmen. And Patrick Young, founder of Opra Cymru, talks about his vision for a company that produces operas in the Welsh language.

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  • Old masters and new talent

    Thu, 28 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Available:
    6 days remaining

    Nicola Heywood Thomas looks forward to the autumn season and the emergence of new talent in Wales with Artistic directors John McGrath of National Theatre Wales and Rachel O'Riordan of Sherman Cymru .Author Hazel Manuel discusses her debut novel, and we re-discover a forgotten 18th century Welsh artist with Oliver Fairclough from the National Museum of Wales.

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