The Radio 2 Arts Show with Claudia Winkleman
R2Weekndr: The joy of 2Day, Suranne Jones and Kara...
Claudia looks back at the events of 2Day with the help of composer, John Wilson and listener, Joyce Mcindoe. Actress Kara Tointon drops in to chat about her new play Relatively Speaking. Suranne Jones takes us behind the scenes of her new play Beautiful Thing and the writer and journalist Patrick Strudwick gives his own review of the show. Plus Robbie Collin has all the latest film news; Alex Heminsley is here with the latest selection of books to review; and the arts round up with the next...
Ardal O'Hanlon, Graeme Simsion & Paula Daly
Actor and comedian Ardal O'Hanlon drops in to chat to Claudia about his new play The Weir at the Donmar. Author Graeme Simsion talks about his new book The Rosie Project. Paula Daly joins Claudia with her debut novel Just What Kind Of Mother Are You. Tim Marlow takes the Radio 2 Arts Show on a tour of the Moore And Rodin: Giants Of Modern Sculpture exhibit. Plus Robbie Collin has all the latest movie news; Michael Billington is here with his theatre review; and the arts round-up with the...
Jenna Russell, Mark Umbers & Sophie Kinsella
Musical theatre stars Jenna Russell and Mark Umbers drop by to talk about Merrily We Roll Along. Author Sophie Kinsella talks to Claudia about her new book Wedding Night. Musician Gary Kemp takes us on a tour of the David Bowie Is exhibition at the V&A. Actor Luke Treadaway stops by ahead of this Sunday's Oliviers to talk about his Best Actor nomination for The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time. Plus Peter Bradshaw has all the latest film news and cinema releases; Michael...
Connie Fisher, David Nixon & Mary Beth Keane
Penny Smith sits in for Claudia this week. As part of The Voice on Radio 2, musical theatre actress Connie Fisher talks to Penny about the voice as an identity and how she came to terms with the loss of her soprano singing voice. Artistic Director David Nixon and Principal dancers Martha Leebolt and Tobias Batley piroutte into the studio to talk about new ballet The Great Gatsby. Author Mary Beth Keane talks about her new book Fever. Arts Show correspondent Thomas Magill opens up the Arts...
R2 Arts: Joanne Harris, Nina Conti
Writer Joanne Harris on the new follow-up to her hit novel Chocolat; Ground-breaking ventriloquist Nina Conti.
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