July 21st, 2014
Episode 470 of 1465 episodes
With Samira Ahmed. Nicolas Cage's new film is Joe - about an ex-con who becomes an unlikely father-figure to a troubled fifteen year old boy. Mark Eccleston reviews. David Eldridge talks about his epic play Holy Warriors (at Shakespeares Globe), which looks at the struggle for Jerusalem. Carole Cerasi introduces Samira to Bach's favourite instrument, the Clavichord. And the objects created by political activists in a new exhibition at the V&A. Presenter: John Wilson Producer: Claire Bartleet.
In a time where we're all threatened by a rhetoric of hate from the people in power; A Gay And A NonGay challenges many of our differences head on and promises that no matter who you are, or what you're into (Bruce Springsteen or Britney), love is love and gay and nongays can be friends. Contact us on Twitter @gaynongay