Philip Pullman is among those taking part in Londonâ€™s first ever Swedish cultural season for children, to be launched next week. The programme includes five productions at South Bank childrenâ€™s venue The Unicorn Theatre and nine rehearsed readings of specially translated plays at venues including the National and Polka theatres. Pullman is a patron of the Unicorn Theatre and helped with its inception & construction; whilst he has previously appeared at the Gothenburg book festival in Sweden. Read more.
You can hear Philip talk about the season on BBC Radio 4.