Information UK Broadcasting and The Sunday Occasions have commissioned whynow, the media manufacturing home, to create The Sunday Occasions Tradition Present.
Launching on Friday 15 October on The Occasions and The Sunday Occasions YouTube Channel, the brand new weekly video collection will probably be introduced by Miquita Oliver and Grant Tucker.
The Sunday Occasions Tradition Journal is the definitive weekly information to the world of arts, books and leisure. It’s an influential and indispensable reference to what’s new and essential in arts and leisure at present. World-class contributors embrace Camilla Lengthy on tv, Waldemar Januszczak on artwork, and Brian Appleyard on interviews and books.
Every week, The Sunday Occasions Tradition Present will convey viewers all the pieces they love from the journal and extra: interviews with the most important names in movie, tv, theatre and music; a spread of opinions and previews you possibly can depend on whether or not you’re staying in or going out; and insightful options on the UK theatre, artwork and music scene.
Miquita Oliver says: “Over the previous 18 months, the dearth of tradition in our lives has been felt internationally. Music, theatre, artwork, movie: this stuff matter. Now, greater than ever, we want inspiration and nourishment in our lives. I’m so excited to convey again that world to our screens.”
Grant Tucker stated: “The Sunday Occasions Tradition Journal is the must-read publication for lovers of the humanities, so to convey this establishment to life on display screen is an honour.”
Albertine Rae is Government Producer of The Tradition Present. Occasions Radio Programme Director Tim Levell is Commissioning Government, with editorial route from The Sunday Occasions Editor, Emma Tucker, and Government Editor & Tradition Editor, Ben Preston.
Ben Preston added: “Tradition in all its varieties is supremely essential to the readers of The Sunday Occasions. The Tradition Present brings a brand new dimension to our unsurpassed cultural protection.”
Tim Levell added: “The Occasions and The Sunday Occasions are famend for his or her trusted, high quality journalism. Occasions Radio, and vastly profitable podcasts like Tales of our occasions, have created new and far cherished audio alternatives for current and new audiences to get nearer to the manufacturers. This partnership with whynow gives a brand new and modern means for culture-lovers to interact.”
Within the first episode, David Baddiel discusses his newest obsession – the bizarre world of web trolls – and talks about how his social media dependancy impressed his nationwide tour. The present can even go behind the scenes at Frieze Competition, one of many world’s most influential modern artwork gala’s, and Camilla Lengthy gives a information to what to observe and what to swerve.
The Sunday Occasions Tradition Present will probably be obtainable on The Occasions and The Sunday Occasions web site and on the YouTube channel from 2pm each Friday.