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Mark Ruffalo, Monty Python Reunion, Yael Farber, one-handed pianist Nicholas McCarthy

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30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 02 July 2014

A review of Monty Python's tour which sees John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin on stage together for the first time in over 40 years; actor Mark Ruffalo on playing drunk in his new film Begin Again also starring Keira Knightley; acclaimed South African playwright and director Yaël Farber on her re-imagining of The Crucible; plus ahead of his appearance at the Cheltenham Centenary Prom, one-handed pianist Nicholas McCarthy discusses his technique and with historian Alexander Waugh, looks back at music that was created due to the physical effects of war.

  • Monty Python

    Monty Python
    Monty Python's live tour brings John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin on stage together for the first time in over 40 years. Stephen Armstrong reviews.
  • Mark Ruffalo

    Mark Ruffalo and Keira Knightly

    Actor Mark Ruffalo on playing drunk in his new film Begin Again also starring Keira Knightley.

    Being Again opens on Friday 11 July, certificate 15.

  • Yaël Farber

    Yaël Farber
    Acclaimed South African playwright and director Yaël Farber on her re-imagining of The Crucible at The Old Vic, London.
  • Nicholas McCarthy

    Nicholas McCarthy and Samira Ahmed
    Ahead of his appearance at the Cheltenham Centenary Prom, one-handed pianist Nicholas McCarthy discusses his technique and with historian Alexander Waugh.

Credits

Presenter
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest
Mark Ruffalo
Interviewed Guest
Yael Farber
Interviewed Guest
Stephen Armstrong
Interviewed Guest
Nicholas McCarthy
Interviewed Guest
Alexander Waugh
Producer
Ella-mai Robey

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