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Sicilian Ghost Story, Othello, Succession, Art in Weimar Germany, Andrew McMillan

Italian film Sicilian Ghost Story, Othello at the Globe Theatre, HBO's Succession, Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany at Tate Modern, Andrew McMillan's poem collection, playtime.

Italian film Sicilian Ghost Story is based on a real life kidnapping of the son of a Mafia supergrass
The new production of Othello at London's Globe Theatre includes Mark Rylance as Iago
HBO's Succession is a new series telling the story of a media empire led by an ageing patriarch which is thrown into confusion when he suffers a brain haemorrhage: which of his children is capable of taking over the responsibilities and pressures of running the company?
Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany 1919-1933 at Tate Modern is an exhibition of many of the artists whose work was cast as degenerate by the Nazis. The term 'magic realism' was coined in 1925 to describe an artistic movement away from expressionism to a harsh, cold, unsettling veracity
Andrew McMillan's collection of poems: playtime explores the different ways boys grow into their sexual selves and adult identities through rites of passage.
Tom Sutcliffe's guests are Linda Grant, Terence Blacker and Deborah Bull. The producer is Oliver Jones.

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Othello

Othello
Othello is at Shakespeare's Globe in London until 13 October.
Image: Simon Annand

Sicilian Ghost Story

Sicilian Ghost Story
Sicilian Ghost Story is on limited release now, certificate 15. 

Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany 1919 - 33

Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany 1919 - 33
Magic Realism: Art in Weimar Germany 1919 - 33 is at the Tate Modern until 14 July.
Image: Albert Birkle (1900 – 1986) - The Acrobat Schulz V, 1921The George Economou Collection© DACS, London 2018

Andrew McMillan

Andrew McMillan
Andrew McMillan's collection Playtime is published by Jonathan Cape

Succession

Succession
Succession is airing on Sky Atlantic now.

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Presenter Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest Linda Grant
Interviewed Guest Terence Blacker
Interviewed Guest Deborah Bull
Producer Oliver Jones

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