Episode 1

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The Culture Show, 2010/2011 Episode 1 of 26

Duration: 1 hour

Coming from the Brighton Festival, artistic director Brian Eno talks about his line-up, Miranda Sawyer drops in at rehearsals of Simon Stephens's new play Marine Parade, and we hear from Seun Kuti, youngest son of Fela and successor of the Afrobeat crown.

Sue Perkins visits the Scottish highlands to hear an unusual performance of Benjamin Britten's opera Noye's Fludde, while Mark Kermode reports from the 63rd Cannes Film Festival. Andrew Graham-Dixon meets prize winning author David Mitchell and explores the new Mystery Portraits exhibition at Montacute House. Plus Alastair Sooke talks to artist Alex Katz about his show at the National Portrait Gallery and portrait of Anna Wintour, editor of US Vogue.

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Interviewed Guest
Brian Eno
Interviewed Guest
Thomas Heatherwick
Interviewed Guest
David Mitchell
Interviewed Guest
Simon Stephens
Interviewed Guest
Alex Katz
Production Manager
Emma Fowler
Andrew Graham Dixon
Miranda Sawyer
Sue Perkins
Mark Kermode
Tom Dyckhoff
Seun Kuti
Emma Cahusac
Executive Producer
Janet Lee


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