After Miss Julie and the budgie murder
The bloody Duchess of Malfi at the Old Vic

Theatre related stuff on TV and Radio March 26 - April 1

Compiled by Poly Gianniba

Friday March 30

10pm on BBC Radio 2: at the BBC Radio 2 Arts Show, Welsh poet, author and scriptwriter Owen Sheers discusses the National Theatre of Wales' memory event which marks the first anniversary of its award-winning production, The Passion, which starred Michael Sheen.

Saturday March 31

7:15pm on BBC radio 4: Saturday Review features the Duchess of Malfi at the Old Vic, starring Eve Best.

9:30pm on BBC2: the Arena programme profiles Jonathan Miller and his work on television, radio, theatre and opera.

Sunday April 1

10:15pm on ITV1: Lenny Henry - Finding Shakespeare, part of the Perspectives series. 

Catch up on iPlayer

The Strand continues its Shakespeare coverage visiting Athens where the Greek National Theatre are creating Pericles

Night Waves reviews Eduardo De Filippo's Filumena at the Almeida, starring Samantha Spiro, and Michael Billington and Susannah Clapp discuss the appointment of Greg Doran as the new artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Gregory Doran is interviewed on Front Row