Radio 3

Nobody will ever forgive the right if they destroy the BBC

18 November 2015 12:49

Nowhere does the right show its isolation from its own country more vividly than when it demands the destruction of the…

No, Radio 3, not everyone can be an artist

1 October 2015 13:23

Radio 3 on Saturday had interesting, if over-long programmes about the effect of music on the mind. In one of…

Pope Francis is right to avoid television. It’s the dumbest medium known to man

27 May 2015 11:05

Unlike Pope Francis I can’t actually remember when I consciously gave up television and I have in fact watched it occasionally in…

Kate Chisholm’s radio top five from 2014

25 December 2014 9:00

1. My top gong would be shared by June Spencer and Patricia Greene for their brilliant character acting on Radio…

Spectator Play: The highs and the lows of what’s going on in arts this week

3 August 2013 13:36

‘Shakespeare’s Globe’, as the theatre has been called since it was founded in 1997, is unusual for a theatre in…

Introducing Spectator Play: Audio and video for what we’ve reviewed this week

2 April 2013 15:34

Did you catch Dr Who over the weekend? Clarissa Tan, who wrote our latest TV column, was surprised that the…