Mark Lawson interviews writer Alan Bennett.
Mark Lawson in conversation with Alan Bennett in a special edition of Front Row.
Michael Frayn reflects on his childhood and his career, in conversation with Mark Lawson.
Audience participation will shape the new musical Manhattan Parisienne - how?
The writer Alan Bennett talks about his life and his new book Untold Stories.
Michael Berkeley's guest is playwright, screenwriter and author Alan Bennett.
"Even if I stabbed Judi Dench with a pitchfork, I'd still be a teddy bear," says Bennett
Michael Goldfarb profiles composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.
A special extended interview with composer Andrew Lloyd Webber as he turns 70.
Ben Brantley of the New York Times describes how the city informed Arthur Miller's work.
Christopher Bigsby traces the life and work of Arthur Miller, mostly in Miller's own words
Lenny Henry profiles Pulitzer Prize-winning African-American playwright August Wilson.
Alan Bennett and musicians young and old consider the orchestral heritage of Yorkshire.
Oscar-winning writer Christopher Hampton reflects on his very first play, When Did You Last See My Mother?
Acclaimed critic Sir Christopher Ricks discusses his passion for T. S. Eliot.
Literary critic Christopher Ricks on the annotated poems of T. S. Eliot.
presented by Mark Lawson
Dame Judi Dench interviewed by Simon Mayo.
Danny DeVito reveals what partner in crime Richard
Griffiths does when the curtain falls.
Alistair McGowan investigates the enigma of a private man who became a global star.
Lenny Henry stars in a musical fantasy about TS Eliot's 1964 dinner with Groucho Marx.
Oscar-winner Denzel Washington explains how his acting is a just like journalism.
Simon interviews Denzel Washington, who stars as hard drinking pilot William "Whip" Whitaker in new Robert Zemeckis movie Flight.
A tribute to director, theatre producer and playwright George Abbott (1887-1995).
Mark Coles profiles actor and former politician Glenda Jackson.
Michael Berkeley's guest is actress and former MP Glenda Jackson.
Glenda Jackson's returns to the stage for the first time in 23 years playing King Lear.
James considers one of modern Britain's most influential dramatists, Harold Pinter.
Matthew Parris introduces the life of writer Harold Pinter, chosen by Diane Abbott MP.