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Film-maker Lulu Wang on her latest movie The Farewell.
We explore favourite rotters in fiction and ask why so few of them are women.
Soweto Kinch, Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture launch, Sam Fender
Cattelan's solid gold toilet has been stolen from Blenheim Palace.
Alex Kingston on Ibsen, Criminal reviewed, the decline of the piano.
Fri 13 Sep 2019
What happens when Downton Abbey goes from small to big screen and the king comes to stay?
Thu 12 Sep 2019
Lucy Prebble, Temple, NSSA - Lynda Clarke, Ayckbourn's Birthdays Past, Birthdays Present
Wed 11 Sep 2019
Jamie Barton and Daniel Kidane talk about their Last Night at the Proms performances.
Tue 10 Sep 2019
The British Ceramics Biennial reviewed, and US writer Nell Zink on her new novel, Doxology
Mon 9 Sep 2019
Lucy Caldwell, Venice Film Festival winners, Etgar Keret, Peter Nichols obituary.
Fri 6 Sep 2019
BBC National Short Story Award Shortlist revealed
Thu 5 Sep 2019
Margaret Atwood's long-awaited sequel to The Handmaid's Tale - The Testaments - reviewed.
Wed 4 Sep 2019
Events last night in the House of Commons as theatre, and Chrissie Hynde sings jazz.
Tue 3 Sep 2019
Lucian Freud's biography, Booker Prize shortlist. The importance of arts to local identity
Mon 2 Sep 2019
BBC TV fake news thriller The Capture - we speak to the creator Ben Chanan.
Fri 30 Aug 2019
Salman Rushdie on his new novel Quichotte, based on the Cervantes classic, Don Quixote.
Thu 29 Aug 2019
Anna Calvi performs live and talks about her score for Peaky Blinders.
Wed 28 Aug 2019
Screenwriter Jeff Pope talks about his new ITV drama A Confession starring Martin Freeman.
Tue 27 Aug 2019
Colson Whitehead's novel The Nickel Boys, Duke Ellington's Sacred Music, Carnival Row
Mon 26 Aug 2019
Edna O'Brien talks about her new novel, her first and her six-decade career.
Fri 23 Aug 2019
Andrew Davies on his television dramatisation of Jane Austen's unfinished novel Sanditon
Thu 22 Aug 2019
Bafta winner Danny Brocklehurst on new comedy drama Brassic.
Wed 21 Aug 2019
Conductor John Wilson on composer Erich Korngold, and the art of interior design.
Tue 20 Aug 2019
Antonio Banderas on playing film director Pedro Almodovar in Pain and Glory.
Mon 19 Aug 2019
Louise Doughty, Robert Icke's The Doctor and Edinburgh festival highlights.
Fri 16 Aug 2019
The true story behind Jaws, Benjamin Zephaniah, Catherine Cohen, self-care at the Fringe.
Thu 15 Aug 2019
As the Fringe becomes increasingly woke, can artists stay both entertaining and right on?
Wed 14 Aug 2019
Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio on their film Tarantino's Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Tue 13 Aug 2019
Henning Wehn, Ambrose Parry, Travis Alabanza on stage at the Edinburgh Festivals
Mon 12 Aug 2019
Poet Lemn Sissay on his new memoir, and Queen Victoria's grand piano
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