TITLE

BSkyB to bow arts channel

AUTHOR(S)
Clarke, Steve
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Daily Variety;8/19/2008, Vol. 300 Issue 32, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that BSkyB will launch its second arts channel. The existing Sky Arts channel will be split into Sky Art 1 which will focus on contemporary and cult programming and Sky Art 2 focusing on opera, classical music, fine art and dance. It was said that BSkyB's decision to make such arts coverage was due to a review of public service broadcasting that is being prepared by policymakers.
ACCESSION #
33955964

 

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