Arena Season 1975
S1975 E01Oct 1, 1975
Theatre Oct 1, 1975 Premiere. Ronald Eyre reviews what's going on in the theatre, Kenneth Tynan talks to Laurence Olivier about Lilian Baylis and The Old Vic, and a film about David Hockney's sets for The Rake's Progress.
S1975 E02Oct 8, 1975
Art and Design Oct 8, 1975 George Melly looks at how they sold the 70's and a report on the opening of the Space Studios.
S1975 E03Oct 15, 1975
Theatre (2) Oct 15, 1975 An interview with Howard Barker, author of 'Stripwell', and an extract from same; commentary by Kenneth Tynan; and an investigation of 'Birds of Paradise'.
S1975 E04Oct 22, 1975
Art and Design (2) Oct 22, 1975 Cartoonist Mel Caiman on the New Yorker magazine and its artists, Richard Hamilton at the Serpentine Gallery, and a new documentary exhibition from Jarrow.
S1975 E05Oct 29, 1975
Theatre (3) Oct 29, 1975 Peter Hall talks about the history and new South Band location of the National Theater, where he is artistic director.
S1975 E06Nov 5, 1975
Art and Design (3) Nov 5, 1975 Features Observer critic William Feaver on Painting the End of the World, Bill Brandt's selection of landscape photography at the Victoria and Albert Museum, and the best of science fiction illustration.
S1975 E07Nov 12, 1975
Theatre (4) Nov 12, 1975 Extract from a contemporary play and Kenneth Tynan opines.
S1975 E08Nov 19, 1975
Art and Design (4) Nov 19, 1975 Shirley Conran is the guest columnist; fashion photographer Barry Lategan is filmed working; and Victorian painter Edward Burne-Jones' London exhibition.
S1975 E09Nov 26, 1975
Theatre (5) Nov 26, 1975 Deborah Norton reviews British stage events, a play extract, and Kenneth Tynan opines about the theatre.
S1975 E10Dec 3, 1975
Art and Design (5) Dec 3, 1975 Guest columnist Terry Measham; a look into the work of painter and poet Charles Tomlinson.
S1975 E11Dec 10, 1975
Theatre (6) Dec 10, 1975 Mikhail Baryshnikov and Natalia Makarova rehearse for a BBC New Year Gala Performance; Kenneth Tynan draws a portrait of Albert Finney.
S1975 E12Dec 17, 1975
Art and Design (6) Dec 17, 1975 Filmmaker Roger Graef and journalist Simon Jenkins discuss the destruction of historical buildings, in light of a recent SAVE campaign report and the conclusion of the European Architectural Heritage Year.