Host Mary Beard gets to grips with the latest broadcast technology as she aims to present the latest series of the arts review show from her study each week. And with cultural institutions around the country closed, the programme aims to bring content alive through interviews, discussions and exclusive performances from leading writers, artists, actors and musicians. The first show features an exclusive puppet production based on a short story by Edgar Allen Poe, created in confinement in Canada by leading author Margaret Atwood and her sister Ruth