Peter Gynt at the National Theatre reviewed and hard-hitting Welsh drama The Left Behind
Peter Gynt, how to listen to opera, The Left Behind, Rip Torn
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.
The Current War, How culture affects relationship expectations, Experimental novels, Cool culture
The Current War, culture and relationships, experimental novels, and cool culture
The Booker Prize Longlist, A Tea Journey at Compton Verney gallery, Fashion influenced by TV
A look at the 2019 Booker Prize longlist. Plus the influence of TV on high street fashion.
Oklahoma!, Audience behaviour, Mercury Prize shortlist
Oklahoma! at Chichester Festival Theatre. And is audience behaviour getting worse?
Horrible Histories, Barbara Strozzi at 400, Barney Norris, V&A and Extinction Rebellion
Horrible Histories review, Barbara Strozzi at 400 and Extinction Rebellion at the V&A.
Blacking-up in opera, How to watch Shakespeare, Fiona Kidman, Carlos Cruz-Diez
Blacking-up in opera, How to watch Shakespeare, Fiona Kidman's novel and Carlos Cruz-Diez.
Herman Melville and Moby Dick, Luddite rebellion on stage, TV's I Am the Night
The great whaling novel Moby Dick and - is there something to be said for Luddism?
Notre-Dame organist Olivier Latry, Gurinder Chadha, Rupert Everett's Uncle Vanya
Notre-Dame's organist Olivier Latry on the recent fire, and film director Gurinder Chadha
k.d. lang, paying inheritance tax with art, ceramicist Magdalene Odundo
k.d. lang reveals that she is retiring from music now that the muse has left her.
Fast and Furious: Hobbs and Shaw, Téa Obreht, Kathy Hinde, Dalia Stasevska
We review Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw and Kathy Hinde composes with sounds from a bog
The Crucible, the music of Peterloo, Patrick Bronte and DA Pennebaker
A new ballet interpretation of The Crucible, and two musical perspectives on a massacre.
Toni Morrison remembered, the Sound of Space in Music
Stig Abell and guests pay tribute to the American writer Toni Morrison.
Candace Bushnell, Dance about rugby, Concern over the captioning of audiobooks, New play 8 Hotels
Sex and the City writer Candace Bushnell, dance about rugby, Paul Robeson drama 8 Hotels
The art of calligraphy, conductor Martyn Brabbins, Playmobil: The Movie
Paul Antonio on the art of calligraphy, and Proms conductor Martyn Brabbins
Cary Grant and Notorious, Festival cancellations, Movement directors, Anna Symon
Cary Grant's Notorious restored, the role of movement directors, Anna Symon on Deep Water
Lemn Sissay, Queen Victoria's piano, Euphoria
Poet Lemn Sissay on his new memoir, and Queen Victoria's grand piano
Live from the Edinburgh Festivals
Henning Wehn, Ambrose Parry, Travis Alabanza on stage at the Edinburgh Festivals
Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio, How to listen to a symphony, black paint controversy, 14th August cultural events
Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio on their film Tarantino's Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood
Basil Brush, Christina Bianco, Climate Change theatre and new musicals at Edinburgh Fringe
As the Fringe becomes increasingly woke, can artists stay both entertaining and right on?
The true story behind blockbuster film Jaws, Benjamin Zephaniah, Catherine Cohen's cabaret
The true story behind Jaws, Benjamin Zephaniah, Catherine Cohen, self-care at the Fringe.
Live from Stendhal 2019
Conor McKay is joined by innovative Irish folk group Kíla and poet Rory Jones.
Nicola Heywood Thomas and guests from opera, theatre and art discuss homecomings.
Ionica Adriana dives into the feast of arts and culture on offer in North Yorkshire.
Michaela Wylde sits in (16/08/2019)
Michaela Wylde sits in. Get involved in Shropshire’s arts, culture and community events.
Zere, ZVUK and Central Asia’s bold new voices
The stories of Zere, Dimash and ZVUK some of Central Asia bold new artistic voices.