Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio


Kirsty Lang talks to Adam Ant about his career and manic depression. Plus, Michael Dobson on stage play The Alchemist, artists Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard on messages in music, the Kazakhstan reaction to the film Borat, and Agnes Poirier on an exhibition of European influences on Disney animation.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Fri 15 Sep 2006 19:15

Listen to all the Queer Icons


Front Row LGBTQ guests champion queer artworks which are special to them.



What are you hooked on? Actors, singers and writers list their current cultural obsessions

Russian Revolution at 100

Russian Revolution at 100

Cultural figures champion art works inspired by the events of 1917.

Shakespeare’s People

Shakespeare’s People

Front Row’s celebration of Shakespeare’s characters.

BBC Arts Digital

Arts logo red

The best of British culture live and on demand.

Books website

Books home

Get closer to books with in-depth articles, quizzes and our picks from radio & TV.