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  1. Orwell statue unveiled

    Martin Jennings

    Sculptor

    Orwell statue unveiled

    On Tuesday 7 November, 2017 a statue of George Orwell was unveiled at New Broadcasting House. Sculptor Martin Jennings talks about his inspiration and the process behind producing his creation.

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  2. Introducing BBC Two's Poetry Night

    Jonty Claypole

    Director, BBC Arts

    This Saturday night BBC Two dedicates its schedules to poetry. Director of BBC Arts, Jonty Claypole introduces what's in store.

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  3. Don't underestimate toddlers, they like Shakespeare too

    Kay Benbow

    Controller, CBeebies

    Don't underestimate toddlers, they like Shakespeare too

    CBeebies controller Kay Benbow talked to The Telegraph about how under 5s can fall in love with the arts.

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  4. Introducing #LoveToRead 2016

    Jonty Claypole

    Director, BBC Arts

    Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole introduces a new BBC campaign for 2016 designed to inspire reading, and a new selection of book-related programming across radio and television.

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  5. Open Call for 'Performance Live' - 15 new performances for TV

    Jonty Claypole

    Director, BBC Arts

    The BBC, Arts Council England and Battersea Arts Centre have launched an Open Call for Performance Live - a scheme that will see us broadcasting up to fifteen new performances, devised especially for television, over the next two years.

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  6. Celebrating Shakespeare

    Helen Boaden

    Director, BBC Radio and Executive Sponsor for myBBC

    Helen Boaden introduces the Shakespeare season across BBC Television, Radio and Online

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  7. Introducing the BBC Shakespeare Festival

    Helen Boaden

    Director, BBC Radio and Executive Sponsor for myBBC

    Helen Boaden explains how the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death gives us an opportunity not just to celebrate Shakespeare's work but to liberate it from something you 'should do'.

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  8. Inspiring people to get reading

    Jonty Claypole

    Director, BBC Arts

    Jonty Claypole introduces our plans to inspire a nation to get reading.

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  9. Last month on BBC Arts

    Jonty Claypole

    Director, BBC Arts

    Last month on BBC Arts

    Jonty Claypole looks back at recent BBC Arts highlights.

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