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Robert Lindsay; Orange is the New Black; Toumani and Sidiki Diabate; Rake's Progress at the Foundling Museum

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 05 June 2014

As Dirty Rotten Scoundrels extends its West End run, star Robert Lindsay reflects on the challenges of staging a hit musical, and father son kora stars Toumani and Sidiki Diabaté perform music from their new album. Also tonight, Rachel Cooke reviews series two of the hit Netflix drama Orange is the New Black, and London's Foundling Museum celebrates its 10th birthday and marks the 250th anniversary of William Hogarth's death with a new exhibition of work by David Hockney, Yinka Shonibare, Grayson Perry and Jessie Brennan, inspired by Hogarth's A Rake's Progress.

Chapters

4 items
  • Robert Lindsay

    Robert Lindsay reflects on the challenges of staging a hit musical

  • Orange Is the New Black

    Rachel Cooke reviews series two of the hit Netflix drama Orange is the New Black

  • Toumani & Sidiki Diabaté

    Father son kora stars Toumani and Sidiki Diabaté perform music from their new album

  • Foundling Museum

    London's Foundling Museum celebrates its 10th birthday with a new exhibition, Progress

  • Toumani and Sidiki Diabaté

    Toumani Diabateon left, Sidiki Diabate; on right.

    Toumani and Sidiki Diabaté are playing at The Stables, Milton Keynes on Thursday 5 June then the Howard Assembly Room on Friday 6 June and "Toumani & Sidiki" their new album is out now. For more details please visit their website.  

     

    Photo Credit: Youri Lenquette

  • Robert Lindsay

    Robert Lindsay in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels the Musical

    Robert Lindsay is performing in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels at the Savoy Theatre, West End, London, currently booking until March 2015.

     

    Photo Credit: Johan Persson

  • Orange Is the New Black

    (L-R) Danielle Brooks, Lin Tucci, Natasha Lyonne, Yael Stone, Jackie Cruz, Emma Myles and Laverne Cox

    Orange Is the New Black, season two is available on Netflix from Friday 6 June 2014.

     

    Image: (L-R) Danielle Brooks, Lin Tucci, Natasha Lyonne, Yael Stone, Jackie Cruz, Emma Myles and Laverne Cox in a scene from Netflix’s “Orange is the New Black” Season 2.

    Photo credit: Jessica Miglio for Netflix.

  • Progress

    Progress is on at the Foundling Museum, London from Friday 6 June until Sunday 7 September 2014.

Credits

Producer
Ellie Bury
Presenter
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest
Robert Lindsay
Interviewed Guest
Toumani Diabate
Interviewed Guest
Sidiki Diabate
Interviewed Guest
Rachel Cooke
Interviewed Guest
Jessie Brennan
Interviewed Guest
Caro Howell

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