Episode 27

Image for Episode 27Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

The Culture Show, 2012/2013 Episode 27 of 32

Duration: 30 minutes

Alastair Sooke looks back on the work of American pop artist Roy Lichtenstein as Tate Modern prepares for a major retrospective.

Cerys Matthews visits National Theatre Wales as they prepare for the premiere of De Gabay, a unique performance based around the lives of the Somali community in Cardiff, and crime writer Val McDermid inspects the British Library's crime fiction exhibition to investigate the history of the whodunnit.

All this, and German electronic music legends Kraftwerk, in London to perform for the first time since 2004.


Andrew Graham-Dixon
Alastair Sooke
Cerys Matthews
Val McDermid
Series Editor
Janet Lee


BBC Arts

BBC Arts

The best of British art and culture at your fingertips

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss