Lenny Henry talks to Matthew Sweet in front of an audience at Birmingham Rep.
Ivan Hewett reviews recent releases of new music with Zoe Martlew and Tom McKinney.
Tom Service explores the life of Polish composer Karol Szymanowski.
5/5 Novelist Ian Sansom considers the symbolism of beds in literature, art and film.
Ian McMillan's guests on the cabaret of the word include Inua Ellams and Will Abberley.
4/5 Novelist Ian Sansom explores what cupboards and cabinets reveal about human nature.
Anne McElvoy hears how a mid-1970s play might cast light on today's political landscape.
3/5 Ian Sansom explores the literary, philosophical and cultural history of the table.
Philip Dodd asks what we understand Shakespeare to mean around the world.
2/5 Ian Sansom examines our complex physical, mental and emotional relationship with the chair