BBC Radio 4 - Woman's Hour, The Cher Show with Oti Mabuse and Arlene Philips, Kylie Moore-Gilbert

4/11/2022 11:30:00 AM

The director and choreographer of a new musical about the pop icon Cher.

Kylie Moore-Gilbert was held in Iranian prison for 804 days – she speaks to Emma this morning about her ordeal. Listen at 10:

The director and choreographer of a new musical about the pop icon Cher.

With over 100 million record sales, an Academy Award, an Emmy, a Grammy, three Golden Globes and an award from The Council of Fashion Designers of America, very few artists have a catalogue that matches the iconic Cher. A new musical, touring the UK - “The Cher Show” - tells the story of the Goddess of Pop’s meteoric rise to fame. The director and choreographer behind the show are two Strictly Come Dancing legends - Arlene Phillips and Oti Mabuse. They both join Emma to discuss the new show and their own careers.

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arlenephillips OtiMabuse Yet another musical 🤷‍♀️ I love to dance. First up on floor last off when I was younger. Went to classes to leave rock and roll and discovered I have problems following lead. I always do things backward (mirror image). Had same problem when I trained at netball. Think I'm sort of dyslexic. Love ecnad

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Show more With over 100 million record sales, an Academy Award, an Emmy, a Grammy, three Golden Globes and an award from The Council of Fashion Designers of America, very few artists have a catalogue that matches the iconic Cher.'s Stephen Mulhern causes chaos at Radio 1 with on-air pranks For instance, she asked one of the interviewees to pick out a pair of animal slippers to wear in the house before entering, and then made each of them toss used teabags into her neighbour's garden while shouting"TEA BAG!".The act is part of a new online trend among fashion-conscious Russian women, who are protesting the fashion house's decision to close its stores in their country.Paralympic five time gold medallist Ellie Simmonds on her BBC documentary: A World Without Dwarfism, the biggest reform of divorce law for 50 years, and rape as a weapon of war.

A new musical, touring the UK - “The Cher Show” - tells the story of the Goddess of Pop’s meteoric rise to fame. The director and choreographer behind the show are two Strictly Come Dancing legends - Arlene Phillips and Oti Mabuse. But one request in particular stood out, as she served a bowl of dog biscuits to an interviewee, urging him to take a bite and even finish one. They both join Emma to discuss the new show and their own careers. Disgusting," she added. In August 2018, Kylie Moore-Gilbert, an Australian-British academic travelled to Iran to attend a seminar and conduct academic research. This golden moment was enjoyed by Twitter users tuning in tonight, as they thought it was"one of the best" prank episodes they had done. It was her first visit to the country. A new drug currently being trialled in the NHS and now approved for use in the USA aims to help children with achondroplasia grow taller.

At Tehran airport on her way back home to Australia, she was arrested by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps. This content is imported from Twitter." Addressing the brand's move, @victoriabonya wrote:"Never seen any brand acting so disrespectful towards their clients as @chanelofficial #byebyeCHANEL. Accused of espionage, she was imprisoned and later convicted and given a ten year sentence. She spent over two years in prison, half of it in solitary confinement. ngl i was cackling at that get out of my ear 😭😭 one of the best ones they've done oti was so funny. She was released in November 2020 as part of a prisoner exchange deal negotiated by the Australian government.. She’s written about those 804 days, in a new book The Uncaged Sky, and speaks to Emma from Melbourne. On Thursday, 100 individuals and their families wrote to the Health and Social Care Secretary, Sajid Javid, asking him to appoint Donna Ockenden to conduct an independent review of maternity services at Nottingham University Hospitals Trust.

The actor Sienna Miller has said she took the step of freezing some eggs at 40, following the pressure she felt to have more children. Professor Imogen Goold has been looking into how women make decisions to delay fertility including in this way – and she questions the assumption often made in the media and in medicine that women are not properly informed, and make poor decisions about how long they can wait to have children. Imogen joins Emma to discuss, ahead of an lecture she is giving at Gresham College called Freezing Eggs and Delaying Fertility: Law, Ethics and Society, at 1pm on Monday 11 April. It can be viewed online for free. Professor Imogen Goold is Visiting Professor of Medical Law at Gresham College, and Professor of Medical Law at Oxford University.

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