Sky Arts Late

Sky Arts Late

Series 1 - Episode 1

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Review

This feels like a case of the now free-to-air arts channel thinking, “anything the Beeb can do, Sky can do better”. So, expect a set-up that’s similar to Front Row Late, but with editions that are three times as long. In this opener, host Tim Marlow and guests will be discussing the role culture can play in the nation’s recovery from Covid-19 and how the pandemic is reshaping creativity.

At the moment, we’re starting to see the odd sign of bounce-back (think masked visitors at London’s National Gallery, socially distanced cinema seating, open-air theatre and Perspex screens on EastEnders), but what is the prognosis for the industry as we head into the autumn months?

Summary

A round-up of the latest news in the worlds of arts and culture, with debates, star guests, critical discussion and live performances.
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