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The Affair, Michael Craig-Martin, Girlhood, Mother Courage in Wales

May 7th, 2015

Episode 887 of 1502 episodes

British actors Dominic West and Ruth Wilson star as clandestine lovers in a Long Island beach town in the Golden Globe-winning drama The Affair. Julia Raeside reviews. Artist Michael Craig-Martin reflects on his life and career as he publishes his memoir On Being an Artist. Girlhood is a French drama which explores the lives of young black women living in Paris. Gaylene Gould reviews. John Wilson reports from Merthyr Tydfil where the National Theatre of Wales are preparing to stage a production of Brecht's Mother Courage in a Labour Club. Presenter: John Wilson Producer: Ellie Bury.

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