Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:04:52 GMTShakespeare's Globe artistic director Emma Rice is to leave in 2018 after its board decides her methods are not authentic enough.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:51:05 GMTMarc Almond leads the tributes to singer Pete Burns, describing him as "a one-off creation, a fabulous, fantastic, brilliant creature".
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:49:45 GMTPrince's famous former Paisley Park home is to become a permanent museum after a Minnesota city council approves plans.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:28:58 GMTThe reality star had said she would take US celebrity gossip site MediaTakeOut to court but has dropped the case.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:59:42 GMTAt least 12 people, including two actors, die in an attack in Kenya, which Somali militant group al-Shabab says it carried out.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:16:48 GMTBobby Vee, best known for 1960s hits including Rubber Ball and Take Good Care of my Baby, dies at the age of 73.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:30:18 GMTJohn Cale will play the legendary Velvet Underground and Nico album live in Liverpool and New York next year for its 50th anniversary.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:18:24 GMTImpress, a group seeking to become the first officially recognised press regulator, is to find out if it has been approved.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:15:52 GMTAn apparent rape scene in BBC drama Poldark is criticised over its 'appalling message' but defended by the son of the book's author.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:10:48 GMTElizabethan playwright Christopher Marlowe is credited by Oxford University Press as Shakespeare's co-writer on three plays.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:00:11 GMTA sculpture by British war artist Paul Nash that was found in pieces in a cardboard box this year after being lost for decades is about to go on show at Tate Britain.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:31:51 GMTComments about bisexuality made by Christopher Biggins on Celebrity Big Brother are found not in breach of broadcasting rules.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:38:41 GMTHit West End play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is up for three honours at the London Evening Standard Theatre Awards.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:09:22 GMTThe 20-year-old told the jury she found a man in her driveway and that he banged on her car window in August this year.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:54:21 GMTThe BBC's Naga Munchetty talks to actor Benedict Cumberbatch about a close call with fans while filming Doctor Strange.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:14:59 GMTThe Sydney coastline has been enlivened by the annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition, this year featuring a gigantic flip flop.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:25:05 GMTBryan Cranston describes how he secretly leaves free copies of his book in shops.
Sat, 02 Jan 2016 02:16:54 GMTThe story of Bob the cat is set to be told in cinemas in 2016. The ginger stray is the star of the film A Street Cat Named Bob. James Bowen spoke to BBC News
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:25:14 GMTOver 10,000 14 to 17-year-olds attended the Radio 1 Teen Awards. Shawn Mendes and Niall Horan were among the stars attending.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:08:05 GMTFor the first time, the Man Booker Prize shortlist has an American writer on it
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:03:29 GMTA campaign to raise £1m to create a giant nature reserve in the Suffolk Broads is being backed by Sir David Attenborough.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:23:51 GMTThe famous ruby red slippers worn by Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz film will be preserved thanks to a $300,000 Kickstarter campaign.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:26:45 GMTFrom modest ambitions, prison play Key Change soars above the razor wire.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:37:15 GMTFrom Top of the Pops to Celebrity Big Brother via lots of plastic surgery, Pete Burns was one of British pop's larger-than-life personalities.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:18:10 GMTA feminist icon, a virtual blow-up doll, the sixth Spice Girl, a cyberbabe, an ambassador for Britain, or a distorted male fantasy? Lara Croft has been described as all of these. BBC News looks at her legacy as Tomb Raider turns 20.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:06:28 GMTSir Peter Schaffer's famous Amadeus opera about Mozart returns to its spiritual home of London's National Theatre.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:45:49 GMTUS telecoms giant AT&T plans to buy entertainment group Time Warner - what will that mean for consumers?
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:43:07 GMTA look at some of the events in the world of entertainment and arts over the past week, including Little Mix, Anna Kendrick and the new Voice UK coaches.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:29:57 GMTA poet who has autism explains why the condition is not a barrier to working as a live performer.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:11:26 GMTPop star Phil Collins is back, after a disastrous attempt at retirement spiralled into alcoholism.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:35:39 GMTThe United Nations has come under fire for appointing comic book character Wonder Woman as its new Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 00:27:40 GMTOne of the world's leading feminists is not the obvious choice to be the face of a make-up brand, but Boots has just made Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie the face of No7.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:32:31 GMTElena Palumbo-Mosca talks about why she was happy to cover her body in paint to create artworks for the French artist Yves Klein in 1960.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:57:32 GMTBlack Mirror writer Charlie Brooker says his own experience of a public backlash influenced one of the latest episodes of the acclaimed series which deals with hatred on social media.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:48:34 GMTMelanie C says a Spice Girls reunion is "not the same" without all five former members of the band.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 02:32:39 GMTIn a major theatre project, female playwrights from seven countries have given voice to women who face practical obstacles and cultural pressures when it comes to having children - from questions around abortions to inadequate access to healthcare.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 04:45:47 GMTThe Sydney coastline has been enlivened by the annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition, this year featuring a gigantic flip flop and an upside down rhino.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 07:11:27 GMTActress Samantha Barks reflects on her latest stage role about marriage break-up and her success since appearing in TV talent show I'd Do Anything.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 02:38:48 GMTGal Gadot, the new Wonder Woman, talks about providing strong and positive female characters to inspire today's young women.