1/3 Bettany Hughes travels to India to investigate the revolutionary ideas of the Buddha.
The history of the iconic black box that has come to define the sound of rock.
Rachel and Becky Unthank explore England's hidden winter customs and dance traditions.
Alastair Sooke reveals how the Devil's image was created by artists of the Middle Ages.
3/3 How later plays saw Shakespeare still alert to the troubled Jacobean world around him.
Clips from the BBC archive giving an overview of David Bowie's career from 1964 to 2016.
1/3 How the modern shape of the musical was established through a series of pioneering works.
7/10 How 1960s Britain tried to solve housing shortages and rebuild shattered cities.
Celebrating the early on-screen appearances of some of Britain's greatest actors.
Mark Radcliffe looks at why bands break up and the secrets of those that stay together.