BBC Front Row

BBC Radio 4 Front Row – From the Royal Court

Tune in to BBC Front Row on BBC Radio 4 Monday 30 May at 19:15 for an exciting half hour presentation of #60yearsNew at The Royal Court. Daniel Mays joins other actors to perform scenes from key plays:

Front Row marks 60 years of The Royal Court Theatre by discussing the value of new writing for the stage. In front of an audience John Wilson is joined by The Royal Court’s Artistic Director Vicky Featherstone, The Guardian’s theatre critic Michael Billington, and playwrights Simon Stephens, Stef Smith and Diana Nneka Atuona. Scenes from key plays are performed by David Tennant, Daniel Mays and Ami Metcalf, Ashley Zhangazha and Lisa Mcgrillis, Roy Williams, Kate Ashfield and Tom Hollander.

Daniel Mays reads from Motortown and gives his thoughts on what it was like to be involved in the performance of Simon Stephens’s incredible play.

This programme will also be available worldwide shortly after broadcast on BBC Radio iPlayer.
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