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The secret underground treasures that made Rome the powerhouse of the ancient world. Rome's Invisible City. Tonig… https://t.co/3eTbpz8q4NAndrew Marr revisits the Britain of Margaret Thatcher. Andrew Marr's History of Modern Britain. Tonight, 8pm,… https://t.co/lg9yU7gKHoExploring the story behind Leonardo da Vinci's diagram of the perfect human body. The Beauty of Diagrams. Tonight… https://t.co/IMTNhOAbAnActress @RoseMcGowan talks to @LouisTheroux about growing up in The Children of God cult. Listen to the Grounded w… https://t.co/MAhgFPu3GG
Retweeted by BBC FourBob Ross paints a perfect, brown-toned mountain scene. The Joy of Painting. Tonight, 7pm, @BBCFour https://t.co/qrqXEBr2FD
6/1
2020
The legendary vampire lives on in this ballet adaptation of Bram Stoker’s gothic romance. Dracula by Northern Bal… https://t.co/4B19SF0CEtThe home movies of the enthusiasts who helped to save Britain's inland waterways. The Golden Age of Canals. Tonig… https://t.co/lnczDKa3TYEwan McGregor narrates a series about the wildlife of the Scottish Highlands. Highlands - Scotland's Wild Heart.… https://t.co/P2VS5wlAkkFive more astonishing string players perform for the title of #bbcyoungmusician Strings Category Winner 2020. Toni… https://t.co/3FHH47TC9gFive young string soloists compete for a place in the semi-final. BBC Young Musician. Tonight, 7pm, @BBCFour https://t.co/Ijuf6WxBZZ
5/31
2020
This is the fascinating story of David Mayan, who fulfilled his lifelong dream of flying… #OwntheSky https://t.co/5KUfqLCosmHow a lifelong obsession culminated in an attempt to fly the world's first jetpack. Own the Sky: Jet Pack Dreamer… https://t.co/LRZP8KejLSJago reveals how an ancient cultural tradition managed to survive against the odds. Masters of the Pacific Coast:… https://t.co/xJMyYjeXzBAn insight into modern farming life. This Farming Life. Tonight, 7pm, @BBCFour https://t.co/TsON2LpPJu
5/30
2020
A celebration of rock 'n' roll in the shape of a compilation of classic artists and songs, featuring Jerry Lee Lewi… https://t.co/1x9o4q0WAOWe're delighted that our 2018 production of Romeo and Juliet will be on @BBCFour at 9pm on Sunday 7 June. Join us… https://t.co/rLL6w4aPLW
Retweeted by BBC FourMark Kermode and Simon Mayo review Space Force and The Vast of Night. Kermode and Mayo’s Home Entertainment Servi… https://t.co/ZUKRvPWo3q“We are taking our elephants back home to our village... the pandemic means there are no more tourists." With the… https://t.co/l2CiBCNcur🤔 🤔 🤔 https://t.co/z4lQf4zhEdFlashback to TOTP 1989 with Tina Turner, Black Box and Damian. #TOTP Tonight, 8pm, @BBCFour https://t.co/CDInADTx4Z
5/29
2020
Hear stories of love, triumph and uncertainty during the time of coronavirus. @headlongtheatre @CenturyFilms Unp… https://t.co/O1606dTm9JCameras in space reveal remarkable stories behind Earth’s most intriguing colours. Earth from Space. Tonight, 9pm… https://t.co/AaOYloBfhZWatch Traditional flamenco with a modern twist in the mesmerising work of dancer María Pagés. Danceworks. Tonight… https://t.co/eklGiJO6X8Bob Ross paints a beautiful, sunny and exotic little ocean masterpiece. The Joy of Painting. Tonight, 7pm,… https://t.co/wRnVLQb0jzWhat have you been creating during lockdown? 🎨 It’s Art is Everywhere day on 6 Music. Submit your work to… https://t.co/TY8Eqz2xO9
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5/28
2020
Acclaimed dancer Carlos Acosta introduces a new generation of film makers who use b-boying, ballet and contemporary… https://t.co/YsdUeVt0Q8A BalletBoyz performance choreographed by Maxine Doyle and set to music by Cassie Kinoshi. BalletBoyz. Tonight, 1… https://t.co/4Vy9uYQIvHRichard Macer investigates what it is like to be an elite male dancer at the Royal Ballet? Men at the Barre - Ins… https://t.co/bIe3rJI2cnPhotos of Queen Victoria in mourning helped to keep her in the hearts and minds of her people… #RoyalPhotoAlbumhttps://t.co/LZYOWTQ5VRMichael explores Victorian concerts, WWI battlefields and the bombing of Kibworth in 1940. Michael Wood's Story o… https://t.co/W3FA8wLxtMWatch dancers @GuySalim and Anna Knowles tussle for power, over themselves and each other, in this… https://t.co/Utvok4MIe6
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5/27
2020
A look at sci-fi's obsession with alien invasion, from all-out assault to hidden threats. Tomorrow's Worlds: The… https://t.co/dZzbIOMcy5A striking and poignant portrayal of time passing in a beautiful Sussex walled garden. A Year in an English Garde… https://t.co/kzBo69BAHHIke White recorded an album while serving life for murder. The album became his ticket to freedom.… https://t.co/xiVYGgYpyJInside the creative world of Israeli dancer and choreographer Sharon Eyal. Danceworks. Tonight, 7.30pm, @BBCFour https://t.co/XGkehauq4ISee what can be achieved on a simple black canvas as Bob Ross paints a moonlit setting. The Joy of Painting. Toni… https://t.co/FkkAk5UBOD
5/26
2020
Unearthing the history behind cult Sunday night drama All Creatures Great and Small. The Cult of... Tonight, 9pm,… https://t.co/AUqmGZvJSECecil Beaton’s coronation portrait of Elizabeth II conjured a vision of magic and tradition for austerity Britain.… https://t.co/OVUjS3u1saA film that follows two of Strictly’s most popular professional stars, Karen Hauer and Gorka Marquez, as they put t… https://t.co/huwxm3gXY8Bob Ross captures the colours of autumn in another of his 30-minute paintings. The Joy of Painting. Tonight, 7pm,… https://t.co/tnfuUWkKux
5/25
2020
A performance capture of Revisor from dance-theatre makers Crystal Pite and Jonathon Young. Revisor by Crystal Pi… https://t.co/tahB5qTLhpTalented guitar player, #IkeWhite, went from jail to industry adulation... Watch The Changin’ Times of Ike White o… https://t.co/L9tT6c0IQBA look at how ordinary TV quiz contestants turned into the pro-quizzers of today. How Quizzing Got Cool: TV's Bra… https://t.co/J8nyUGRg6dA portrait of the beauty and surprising wildlife of Scotland's Cairngorms National Park. A Year in the Wild. Tonig… https://t.co/bClvhsozH0Five percussion soloists compete for a place in the BBC Young Musician 2020 semi-final. BBC Young Musician. Tonig… https://t.co/iAwVYfFCJL.@DavidHarewood revisits a psychotic episode which saw him restrained by six police officers and sedated by hospita… https://t.co/0YRTnNdJoo
5/24
2020
Comedy drama about a hairdresser who dreams of rising above her drab urban existence. Educating Rita. Tonight, 10… https://t.co/gJLo64mUXFThese scientists are working hard to develop a safe vaccine for COVID-19. #Horizon https://t.co/JMbu1cbVjUDr Jago Cooper travels to south east Alaska, British Columbia and Washington state to see how a complex society dev… https://t.co/9oqnR5fVukMeet the scientists making groundbreaking discoveries about this remarkable animal family. Primates: Protecting P… https://t.co/iAForb5Yln
5/23
2020
Compilation of covers featuring Cilla Black, Jimmy Helms, Dionne Warwick, The Osmonds, India Arie, James Morrison a… https://t.co/iZhDeR4FYLWell-known fans of Stevie Wonder celebrate his music by selecting their favourite songs. Stevie Wonder: A Musical… https://t.co/vFSNYMfc0mWhat artist are you most looking forward to seeing after lockdown? https://t.co/xEYmaE90ziWe focus on the soul and funk artists who found success in the British charts of the 1980s, with performances from… https://t.co/SU72lATH5zA journey full of striking partnerships and extraordinary combinations, featuring Oscar Peterson, Larry Adler, Ball… https://t.co/qqiUHRnfYIOn our 6 hour all day chill mix, experience a mid afternoon guided meditation from our @nemonemetaxas with a glorio… https://t.co/vv1BF2Sq28
Retweeted by BBC Four#BBCInsideCinema rifles through the robes, capes and costumes of a galaxy far, far away to explore what can be lear… https://t.co/6rMd6uKIUZ#OnThisDay 1959: Morrissey was born. In 1984 he appeared on ‘8 Days a Week’ alongside George Michael to first of al… https://t.co/5gTWxIKNN1
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5/22
2020
In 18th century England, out of the Age of Enlightenment came a Gothic obsession with monsters which influenced art… https://t.co/1vso9UlNREHow America's space exploration technology caught up with the Soviet Union's. Chasing the Moon. Tonight, 10pm,… https://t.co/GCC14IPx7JCameras in space reveal the stories behind Earth's most remarkable patterns and shapes. Earth from Space. Tonight… https://t.co/fmIF71PvrH
5/21
2020
The story of Jesse Dufton, the first blind person to lead a climb of the Old Man of Hoy. Climbing Blind. Tonight,… https://t.co/YXsEoCRsLdCan we get a drumroll please? It’s percussion week and it promises to be a final full of dynamic performances...… https://t.co/VjDcG9Lq82A portrait of one village through the whole of English history sees 17th-century dissenters, an 18th-century writer… https://t.co/ezDndKmiRnBob Ross paints a beautiful monochromatic scene of a cottage nestling in a grassy meadow. The Joy of Painting. To… https://t.co/sFfsKl4ceNTo all the chemistry teachers who regularly ask me about my BBC series, Chemistry: A Volatile History, it’s back on… https://t.co/KM1600KAL6
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5/20
2020
We explore writers' enduring fascination with outer space, dating back to the 19th century with Jules Verne. Tomo… https://t.co/bKCva8YqrGDr Lucy Worsley's series begins in 1714 when, to prevent the crown falling into the hands of a Catholic, Britain sh… https://t.co/YKEwCO3RbkMary meets Eurysaces, an eccentric baker, who built his tomb in the shape of a giant bread-oven... #MeettheRomanshttps://t.co/Xsjz31SaO0The story of how the elements were discovered and mapped begins with the alchemists who questioned that the world w… https://t.co/sjwAtUmpYg
5/19
2020
The story of Ike White, who recorded a legendary soul album while in jail for murder. Arena: The Changin’ Times o… https://t.co/lmZ68lQeHpThe 1950s were a period of apparent calm and prosperity, but many were hungry for change. Andrew Marr's History of… https://t.co/ufoabTwEYWProfessor Ben Garrod explores how versatile the basic skin structure truly is. Secrets of Skin. Tonight, 7.30pm,… https://t.co/8mSwcc7MYwThis is every Eurovision winner of the past 25 years: which is your favourite? 🤔✨ https://t.co/3SsX5pF7G2Bob Ross shows how you can make a snow scene in a painting glow. The Joy of Painting. Tonight, 7pm, @BBCFour https://t.co/yXZo1q1CP9
5/18
2020
Using archive, recordings and interviews, a trip through the world of Tom Waits' music. Tom Waits: Tales from a C… https://t.co/N0J2nXlusjMary Beard examines the only cradle to survive from the ancient Roman world. #MeettheRomans @wmarybeard https://t.co/NpZyAHUzx1Expect the unexpected - a surreal theatrical adventure through an old town hall at night. Performance Live: The W… https://t.co/YOkNsE5tzzThis is your comprehensive A to Z guide to Eurovision. 🤗 Celebrate #Eurovision at the BBC with special programming… https://t.co/b4ajxbrDpTA portrait of the New Forest, revealing the secrets of a unique place as old as England. A Year in the Wild. Toni… https://t.co/LY2e8NP5mkFive brass specialists compete for a place in the BBC Young Musician semi-finals. BBC Young Musician. Tonight, 7p… https://t.co/JzZR5rXQSH
5/17
2020
Charting the fight of female workers at Ford Dagenham for equal pay with Sally Hawkins. Made in Dagenham. Tonight… https://t.co/9XbIAMEvqOWater? Coffee? Orange juice? Milk? Which of these do you think hydrate us best? The answer may surprise you… https://t.co/9OOUgzKG2WHow the landscapes of America's five great deserts challenged the pioneers' westward push. How the Wild West Was… https://t.co/xcm2PvXwMVThe truth about 'Null points' and block voting in the Eurovision Song Contest... #Eurovisionat60 https://t.co/L5DctCPeTqLittle is known of the endangered pygmy hippo. In an attempt to save it, an ecologist in a West African rainforest… https://t.co/kpcfTyVC3q
5/16
2020
The unlikely story of Led Zeppelin, Cliff Richard and the Eurovision Song Contest... #Eurovisionat60 https://t.co/6chLwab437Hosts and competitors tell the behind-the-scenes story of 60 years of Eurovision, the greatest and maddest song con… https://t.co/3EnP33OONkTune in to TOTP '89 featuring Then Jerico, Cliff Richard and Bon Jovi. TOTP. Tonight, 9pm, @BBCFour https://t.co/u3GXhNEzZjKermode and Mayo help viewers navigate the world of 21st-century home entertainment. Kermode and Mayo’s Home Ente… https://t.co/rrd3QyViJHWhat Eurovision song gives you all the feels? https://t.co/EFfp0hmYkHSolo show-stoppers from the world's greatest musicians including John Williams, Jacqueline du Pre, Wynton Marsalis,… https://t.co/TSS0dyQaNl"If I'm brutally honest with you, this is my favourite performance ever done on TV by any artist..." High praise f… https://t.co/iV2Q0IR0kY
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5/15
2020
For everyone whose life has changed. For everyone who misses a loved one. You got the love. You got this… https://t.co/ZGWqdnljvMAmerica's race to the moon begins with Soviet Russia's launch of Sputnik 1. Chasing the Moon. Tonight, 10pm,… https://t.co/6UAyWxc9joCameras in space tell stories of life on our planet from a brand new perspective. Earth from Space. Tonight, 9pm,… https://t.co/VTxX4e6FuG
5/14
2020

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