Front Row

BBC Radio 4

Society & Culture

Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music


Cilla; Will and Kate on stage; Tudor portraits; Ted Hughes' animal poems

September 11th, 2014

Episode 546 of 1502 episodes

Including a review of Sheridan Smith as Cilla Black in a new three part series about the singer's early career, and an interview with actors Oliver Chris and Lydia Wilson as they return to their roles as Will and Kate in Mike Bartlett's King Charles III. Also on the programme, historian Jessie Childs reviews a new exhibition of Tudor portraiture and artefacts at the National Portrait Gallery, and poet Alice Oswald discusses the animal poetry of Ted Hughes. Presenter: Razia Iqbal Producer: Ellie Bury.

Featured Podcast