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2006

17 Jan. 2006
Sweet Home New Orleans
From unique musical heritage to the devastation of Hurricane Katrina - a reflection on New Orleans, the city, its soundtrack, its influence and its resilience. Irma Thomas, arguably the star of Jools Holland's Hootenanny on New Year's Eve, is among those presenter Alan Yentob meets as he ponders the legends (Dr John, Louis Armstrong, etc) who have hailed from New Orleans and the rich variety of musical forms pioneered and perfected there. Holland inevitably pops up, too, together with Paul McCartney and Elvis Costello, to offer perspectives from this side of the ...
 
31 Jan. 2006
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Studio
Alan Yentob asks, "Is the British sitcom really dead?" The answer is a resounding no.
 
7 Feb. 2006
Sitting Comfortably
Alan Yentob examines the changing styles of the modern chair.
 
6 Jun. 2006
The Ingenious Thomas Heatherwick
Following three weeks in the life of up and coming designer Thomas Heatherwick.
 
13 Jun. 2006
A Picture of the Painter Howard Hodgkin
Alan Yentob takes the artist Howard Hodgkin away from his Bloomsbury studio to India to discover more about his works and what inspires him.
 
17 Oct. 2006
Following Peter Pan
Alan Yentob takes a look at J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan and the new novel 'Peter Pan in Scarlet' and follow it's author Geraldine McCaughrean as she prepares for it's publication.
 
31 Oct. 2006
A Play for Today
Alan Yentob follows playwright Jeremy Weller as he attempts to get his play, The Foolish Young Man, ready in time for the reopening of Camden's ubiquitous Roundhouse theatre.
 
6 Nov. 2006
The Movie Brats, Take Two
Imagine with Alan Yentob in Cannes, New York and Los Angeles on the trail of the leading independent minded directors currently working in American cinema.
 
14 Nov. 2006
Who Cares About Art?
Alan Yentob follows five stories about the people who work in museums and galleries as guardians of their art and treasures.
 
21 Nov. 2006
Hans Holbein, International Man of Mystery
Alan Yentob goes in search of the real Hans Holbein.
 
28 Nov. 2006
Being a Diva
Alan Yentob takes at look at operatic divas and what it takes to be one, he also talks to some of the most well known divas including Angela Gheorghiu and Kiri Te Kanawa.
 
19 Dec. 2006
And Then There Was Television
Alan Yentob visits Alexander Palace and looks back at it's first high-definition television broadcast in 1936.
 
27 Dec. 2006
The Beatles in 'Love'
Alan Yentob looks at the collaboration between the Beatles music and Cirque Du Soleil.
 

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