On Show | The Welsh in Shakespeare
One-off special of the On Show entertainment and arts programme: director Michael Bogdanov explores Shakespeare's use of Welsh culture, language, themes and characters in his plays, and discusses the influence his Welsh friends had on his plays.Tweet
Front Row | Front Row reviews 1623, to mark the anniversary of Shakespeare's First Folio
1623 Review Show, presented by Tom Sutcliffe. Front Row's panel of guests make a change from their usual review of the week's arts and instead go back in time and review the music, poems and plays from the year that the First Folio was published.
Composer of the Week | Berlioz and Shakespeare: Heroes and Devils
Donald Macleod explores more of Berlioz's ambitious experiments in musical storytelling, including an opera based on Virgil's tales of the Trojan War that he'd loved as a child.