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The Culture Show at the Edinburgh Festival - Part 1

The Culture Show, 2012/2013 Episode 7 of 32

Sue Perkins presents the first of three Culture Show programmes from The Edinburgh Festival, featuring all the best in theatre, dance, literature, music and comedy from the Fringe, International, Art and Book Festivals. She meets Mark Thomas to discuss his new comedy show Bravo Figaro about his tempestuous relationship with his dad.

Clemency Burton-Hill gets in step with brilliant Brazilian movers and shakers the Deborah Colker Dance Company.

Harry Hill takes us on a tour of his art exhibition.

Alastair Sooke explores the world of Catherine the Great in a major exhibition at the National Museum of Scotland with Miriam Margolyes.

Ahead of her concert with the LSO at the Edinburgh International Festival and her appearance at The Last Night of the Proms, Nicola Benedetti performs the Tango Por Una Cabeza by Gardel - best known as the tango from the film Scent of a Woman - especially for The Culture Show.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Fri 17 Aug 2012 00:50


Role Contributor
Series ProducerPauline Law
Series EditorJanet Lee
PresenterSue Perkins
PresenterClemency Burton-Hill
PresenterAlastair Sooke
ParticipantMiriam Margolyes
PresenterPhill Jupitus
ParticipantNicola Benedetti

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