BBC Young Musician of the Year winner discusses Shostakovich and Britain's Got Talent.
Francis Bacon retrospective in Liverpool, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar.
Samira Ahmed with novelist Mark Billingham, Turner Prize shortlist, Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla.
Laurie Anderson on the Brighton Festival, and AL Kennedy on our search for kindness.
A review of TV drama Billions, starring Damian Lewis, and Hugh Bonneville on Malvolio.
Lionel Shriver's latest novel; Richard Linklater's new film; Radiohead's album reviewed.
Tom Hiddleston talks to Kirsty Lang about his new role as Hank Williams.
Kirsty Lang talks to Ewan McGregor, and Ben Elton writes a TV a comedy about Shakespeare.
Howard Brenton, Terrence Malick's Knight of Cups, Olafur Eliasson, Dorothy Bohm.
Alexander Masters on his book A Life Discarded, plus artist Mona Hatoum.
Capability Brown, born 300 years ago this year, changed the landscape of Georgian England.
Ricky Gervais discusses his latest projects including his film Special Correspondents.
Mark Gatiss on the novelisations of Doctor Who, and Bryony Lavery on Brideshead Revisited.
Samira Ahmed talks to Hugh Bonneville about Ibsen's play An Enemy of the People.
Alain de Botton, Son of Saul, Josie Rourke and Nick Payne, jazz biopics.
Kirsty Lang talks to Hugh Grant about his new film Florence Foster Jenkins.
Shakespeare died 400 years ago this week. John Wilson marks this anniversary.
Mica Paris, biographer Matt Thorne and journalist Kevin Le Gendre on the legacy of Prince.
Producer Geoff Posner remembers Victoria Wood. Plus Lucian Msamati on Iago.
Samira Ahmed talks to Will Sharpe about his TV show Flowers. Plus Don Warrington on Lear.
Arts news, interviews and reviews.
Criminal and why London attracts so many film-makers. Plus The Comedy About A Bank Robbery
Eisenstein in Guanajuato, a provocative film by Peter Greenaway, and artist George Shaw.
Featuring a review of PJ Harvey's first new album in five years. John Wilson presents.
Including a review of a new, live-action version of The Jungle Book. Samira Ahmed presents
Samira Ahmed reveals the shortlist for 2016's Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction.
News, reviews and interviews from the worlds of art, literature, film and music.
A review of the Palme d'Or-winning film Dheepan plus German soprano Diana Damrau.
Duncan Campbell, Muriel Gray, and Claire Barclay on why Glasgow inspires so many artists.
Timothy Spall in The Caretaker, Catherine Tate, 11.22.63 reviewed, Dutch flowers.