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Alan Ayckbourn, Men and Chicken, Peter Robinson

Arts news, interviews and reviews. Samira Ahmed talks to Alan Ayckbourn about his experimental new work for the Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough, The Karaoke Theatre Company.

Samira Ahmed talks to Alan Ayckbourn about his experimental new work for the Stephen Joseph Theatre in Scarborough, The Karaoke Theatre Company, which involves audience participation.

Briony Hanson reviews Men and Chicken, a Danish comedy film starring Mads Mikkelsen.

Crime writer Peter Robinson discusses his 23rd DCI Banks novel When the Music's Over, which features a celebrity at the centre of a historical abuse investigation.

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30 minutes

Chapters

  • Alan Ackybourn

    Duration: 09:38

  • Men and Chicken

    Duration: 04:13

  • Peter Robinson

    Duration: 08:43

  • Fictional corporations on film

    Duration: 04:58

Alan Ayckbourn

Alan Ayckbourn

The Karaoke Theatre Company is playing at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough until 7 October 2016.

Image credit: Tony Bartholomew/Turnstone Media

Men and Chicken

Men and Chicken

Men and Chicken is in cinemas from Friday 15 July, certificate 15.

Image credit: Rolf Konow

Peter Robinson

Peter Robinson
When The Music's Over by Peter Robinson is published by Hodder.
Image credit: Pal HansenĀ 

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Presenter Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest Alan Ayckbourn
Interviewed Guest Briony Hanson
Interviewed Guest Peter Robinson

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