Matisse; Locke; Val McDermid

John Wilson discusses Tate Modern's Matisse: The Cut-Outs with Matisse biographer Hilary Spurling and curator Nicholas Cullinan. Also in the programme: Val McDermid is renowned as a crime-writer, but Jane Austen isn't - so what attracted Val to the idea of updating Northanger Abbey?

Plus reviews of the film Locke, starring Tom Hardy - and of two new Broadway musicals: Woody Allen's stage version of his film Bullets Over Broadway, and a new show about Billie Holiday, Lady Day.

Presenter: John Wilson
Producer: Rebecca Nicholson.

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Mon 14 Apr 2014 19:15


Locke starring Tom Hardy is released in UK cinemas on Friday 18 April 2014, certificate 15.

Val McDermid

Val McDermid

Northanger Abbey written by Val McDermid is published by The Borough Press.


Photo Credit: Mimsy Moller

Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs

Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs is on at the Tate Modern from Thursday 17 April until Sunday 7 September 2014.

On Broadway

Bullets Over Broadway written by Woody Allen is on at the St. James Theatre, New York until Sunday 28 September 2014. Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill is on at the Circle in the Square Theatre, New York until Sunday 1 June 2014.


Role Contributor
PresenterJohn Wilson
Interviewed GuestHilary Spurling
Interviewed GuestNicholas Cullinan
Interviewed GuestTim Robey
Interviewed GuestVal McDermid
Interviewed GuestMatt Wolf
ProducerRebecca Nicholson

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