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From the Edinburgh Festivals: The best of theatre, literature, comedy, surrealist artists, Tickled film and Herman Koch

From the Edinburgh Festivals: The best of theatre, literature, comedy, surrealist art, Tickled documentary and Herman Koch's Dear Mr M.

From the Edinburgh Festivals: Tom Sutcliffe and his guests discuss their selection of what's on offer this year.
The National Theatre of Scotland's Anything That Gives off Light and Cheek by Jowl's Russian language Measure for Measure
Hermann Koch's new novel Dear Mr M,
Surrealist Encounters at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
The documentary film Tickled about the peculiar, secretive world of competitive tickling which has surprising menace lurking beneath the surface.
Also the guests present their personal choices from the enormous range of art on offer across the city
Tom Sutcliffe is joined by Denise Mina, Louise Welsh and Stuart Kelly. The producer is Oliver Jones.

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45 minutes

Surreal Encounters

Surreal Encounters

Surreal Encounters : Collecting the Marvellous is at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art until 11 September 2016. 

Image (above and left): Salvador DALI, Couple aux têtes pleines de nuages [Couple with their Heads Full of Clouds], 1936. Collection: Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam (Formerly collection of E. James),Purchased with the support of The Rembrandt Association (Vereniging Rembrandt) 1979 © Salvador Dali, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, DACS, 2015

Anything That Gives off Light

Anything That Gives off Light

Anything That Gives off Light is at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre until 26 August 2016.

Photo credit:  © Mihaela Bodlovic


Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure is at The Lyceum in Edinburgh until 20 August 2016

Photo credit: © Johan Persson


Tickled

Tickled

Tickled is in cinemas now, certificate 15.


Herman Koch

Herman Koch

Dear Mr M by Herman Koch is available in hardback and ebook now.  

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest Denise Mina
Interviewed Guest Louise Welsh
Interviewed Guest Stuart Kelly
Producer Oliver Jones

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