Mark Haddon on The Porpoise, his new novel based on Shakespeare's Pericles
Mark Haddon, Jimmie Durham controversy, Anglo-Saxon burial, Michelle Terry
Edmund de Waal and other news from the Venice Biennale, Elizabeth Macneal
Edmund de Waal at the Venice Biennale and debut novelist Elizabeth Macneal.
Keanu Reeves, Doris Day remembered, art as an aphrodisiac
Keanu Reeves on reprising his action role in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum.
Fun Lovin' Crime Writers - band, AI: More than Human - exhibition, Medusa - ballet
Fun Lovin' Crime Writers - a band of famous detective story authors perform live
Gentleman Jack, correcting the contemporary art canon, #BeMoreMartyn, Futbolka
Gentleman Jack review, correcting the contemporary art canon, #BeMoreMartyn and Futbolka.
Stephen Graham, new Poet Laureate Simon Armitage, ENO's Dido
Stephen Graham discusses working with Shane Meadows on TV drama The Virtues
Cannes, David Chipperfield on I.M. Pei, Denise Mina, Sean Edwards
Report from the Cannes Film Festival, including Elton John biopic Rocketman
Dexter Fletcher on Rocket Man, Jessica Andrews, Artists as activists, Folio Prize winner
Rocket Man, Jessica Andrews' novel Saltwater, artists as activists, Folio Prize winner.
Stephen Poliakoff, News from Cannes Film Festival, Selina Thompson
Stephen Poliakoff, Cannes Film Festival update, playwright Selina Thompson
Frank Skinner, George the Poet, TV affecting social change
Frank Skinner discusses his new comedy tour Showbiz.
Matthew Bourne's Romeo and Juliet, Little Steven, Judith Kerr
John visits rehearsals for Matthew Bourne's new dance work, Romeo and Juliet
Anish Kapoor, Beanie Feldstein, Vampire Weekend
Anish Kapoor on a rare exhibition of his paintings, and Booksmart's Beanie Feldstein.
Drag Becomes Her, The moon in the arts, Restoration tragedy at the RSC
BenDeLaCreme and Jinkx Monsoon, how the moon has inspired artists, RSC's Venice Preserved
Lenny Henry, Posy Simmonds, When They See Us
Lenny Henry on his latest stage role in King Hedley II, and graphic artist Posy Simmonds
David Tennant and Michael Sheen, Scottish Smallpiper Brìghde Chaimbeul, Youth Music Projects
Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music
Aladdin composer Alan Menken, Amitav Ghosh, Georgia boycott
Alan Menken on creating the music for Disney's Aladdin, The Little Mermaid and Pocahontas
Elizabeth Gilbert, BTS and K-pop, Natalia Goncharova
Elizabeth Gilbert, bestselling author of Eat Pray Love, on new novel City of Girls.
Okwui Okpokwasili, Literary events at non-literary festivals, Tiananmen Square, Apple moves to streaming
Literary events at festivals Okwui Okpokwasili, Tiananmen Square, Apple moves to streaming
Emma Thompson, Winner of the Women's Prize for Fiction, Anthony McCarten, D-Day weather play
Emma Thompson on her first stand-up comedy show and her new film Late Night
Matt Berry, Claire McGlasson, National Trust acquires view that inspired Turner, Vasily Grossman’s Stalingrad
Comedian Matt Berry on his new TV shows What We Do in the Shadows and Year of the Rabbit
Julianne Moore, Big Little Lies, Tales of the City, Dr John
Julianne Moore on her new film Gloria Bell
Gwendoline Christie, Get Up, Stand Up Now, Young Poets Laureate
Game of Thrones's Gwendoline Christie on her new stage role in A Midsummer Night's Dream.
Ai Weiwei, Yacht Rock
Ai Weiwei discusses his career as an artist and activist
Bill Nighy, unreliable narrators in video games, how to watch ballet
Bill Nighy on his latest film Sometimes Always Never.
Rob Lowe, Russian Protest Art, Keith Haring
Rob Lowe, former Brat Pack star, on his role as a chief constable in Boston, Lincolnshire
Tracy K Smith; New albums from Madonna, Springsteen and Avicii; Tory leadership and the arts
Tracy K Smith, US Poet Laureate
Joseph O'Connor, Paula Rego retrospective, The role of the film critic
Joseph O’Connor on his latest novel Shadowplay, about the author of Dracula, Bram Stoker
Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medal winners, Nottingham Contemporary, Sculpture since Hepworth and Moore
Carnegie and Kate Greenaway Medal winners, sculpture since Hepworth and Moore.
Mark Ronson, Arts sponsorship, Toy Story 4 director Josh Cooley
Mark Ronson on the break-up album.
Lee Krasner, Ben Platt, Chasing Rainbows
Abstract expressionist Lee Krasner's life and art discussed
Richard Curtis's Film Yesterday, a summer solstice poem, Bradford Literature Festival protests
Richard Curtis on his new film, Yesterday, and The Beatles, the rom-com and time itself
BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019, 50 years of queer books, Museum of the Year nominee Pitt Rivers
BBC Cardiff Singer of the World winner Andrei Kymach, queer literature of the 1970s
British-Vietnamese playwright Tuyen Do, Cindy Sherman exhibition, Michael Jackson 10 years on, Queer Books - the 80s
British-Vietnamese playwright Tuyen Do, Cindy Sherman, Michael Jackson, Queer Books - 80s.
In Fabric, Queer books of the '90s, HMS Caroline, A forgotten female script
In Fabric stars a red dress with murderous intent. Front Row reviews the new horror film.
Kate Atkinson, YA fiction controversy, Queer writing in the noughties
Novelist Kate Atkinson on her new Jackson Brodie thriller, Big Sky.
Todd Douglas Miller, 50 years of queer books, Cultural and political memes
Todd Douglas Miller on his documentary Apollo 11 which uses previously unseen archive
Cornelia Funke, V&A Dundee, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Inkheart writer Cornelia Funke on Pan's Labyrinth, a collaboration with Guillermo del Toro
Howard Jacobson; Othello Remixed; Museum of the Year shortlister - St Fagans National Museum of History, Cardiff
Howard Jacobson, Othello Remixed, MOTY St Fagans National Museum of History in Cardiff
Chanya Button on Vita & Virginia, Michael Frayn's Noises Off, Mental health in gaming, Ode to Joy
New film Vita & Virginia, Noises Off, mental health in gaming, the story of Ode to Joy
Manchester International Festival
Tania Bruguera, Yoko Ono and Rafael Lozano-Hemmer.
Olly Alexander, Midsommar, Britain's First Female Artists, Leon Kossoff obituary
Olly Alexander on gay pop songs and his Glastonbury speech
Isata Kanneh-Mason plays Clara Schumann, Dark Money, Tree authorship row
Pianist Isata Kanneh-Mason plays Clara Schumann
Cressida Cowell, the new children's laureate; Cherie Blair goes into film
Children's laureate Cressida Cowell, Cherie Blair, and Life of Pi on the stage
Peter Gynt, how to listen to opera, The Left Behind, Rip Torn
Peter Gynt at the National Theatre reviewed and hard-hitting Welsh drama The Left Behind
Pavarotti documentary, Wendell Berry, Port Eliot Festival closure, How our attitudes are reflected in culture
Pavarotti documentary reviewed, and how our attitudes are reflected in culture.
Deborah Moggach, Elsinore computer game, Ivo van Hove, Can high notes shatter glass?
Deborah Moggach on new novel The Carer
Dominic Dromgoole, new theatres, Karina Ramage
Dominic Dromgoole, new theatres, Karina Ramage.
Philip Glass and Phelim McDermott, Political knitting, Black women in theatre, Statues of performers
The power of knitting as protest and a huge statue of Ed Sheeran is unveiled in Moscow.
Conductor Karina Canellakis, a review of Channel 4 drama series I Am... and the director of cricket documentary The Edge
Karina Canellakis on conducting the first night of the Proms.
Illuminated River, Jon Favreau on The Lion King, RIBA Stirling shortlist
Why the River Thames is about to become the world's longest artwork
Fab 5 Freddy, Laurie Anderson, Summer reads, film trailers
Hip hop pioneer Fab 5 Freddy on the hidden black figures of Italian Renaissance art.
Macy Gray, Morris Dance Protest at Parliament, Libraries - Threatened and Reprieved
Macy Gray talks, performs work from her latest album, Ruby, and sings her huge hit, I Try.
Josh Ritter, Nicole Farhi and Tuesday Review
Josh Ritter, Nicole Farhi and Tuesday Review.
American singer-songwriter Josh Ritter
Brilliant American singer-songwriter Josh Ritter is in conversation with Janice Forsyth.
Michael Rosen explores the sound and rhythm of English with poet Glyn Maxwell.
Pam Hogg and Mark Billingham
Pam Hogg and Mark Billingham choose their books worth reading.