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Theatre related stuff on TV and Radio Feb 6 - 12

Compiled by @polyg

Monday February 6th

7:15pm on BBC Radio 4: Mark Lawson interviews theatre producers Howard Panter and Rosemary Squire, named the most influential people in British theatre by The Stage.

9pm on BBC 2 Scotland: Documentary around Andrew O'Hagan's play The Missing for the National Theatre of Scotland, director John Tiffany.

Thursday February 9th

7pm and 7:30pm on Sky Arts 2: first two episodes of Theatreland, the 2009 series going behind the scenes at the Theatre Royal Haymarket and its production of Waiting for Godot (with Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen, director: Sean Mathias). 

Friday February 10th

11:30am on BBC Radio 4: The programme examines the life and work of "Author of the Week", playwright and creator of "Flare Path", Sir Terence Rattigan.

7pm on BBC 2: The Culture Show is back and includes an interview with Zach Braff about his play All New People

7pm and 7:30pm on Sky Arts 2: episodes 3 and 4 of Theatreland

10pm on BBC Radio 2: The BBC Radio 2 Arts Show interviews Daniel Evans, artistic director of the Sheffield Crucible about the Crucible Theatre's 40th birthday celebrations, the revival of William Congreve's The Way of the World, and the Michael Frayn season.

On iPlayer

Last word at BBC Radio 4 remembers the actor Nicol Williamson, and includes audio clips of his Hamlet and more importantly him playing Bill Maitland in Inadmissible Evidence