Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 17 August 2013

Movies and Musicals

"One of the things about acting is it allows you to live other people's lives without having to pay the price," said Robert de Nero who is 70 today! Aedín marks his birthday.

Movie News Sat 17th Aug

A special Movie News this week concentrating on what's happening in the Irish film scene at the moment...lots by the looks of things!

Saturday November 25th

Music from two Clint Eastwood films where the director also played a hand in composing the music; Mystic River and The Bridges of Madison County. Music too by the Canadian female composer Lesley Barber from Manchester by the Sea, plus the voices of Hugh Jackman in Oklahoma and Barbra Streisand in Funny Girl. 

Saturday December 2nd

Aedín features three opera arias used to great effect in the films Fatal Attraction, Philadelphia and Wall Street, one of them featuring the voice of Maria Callas who was born on this day in 1923. A selection of duets too from Barbra Streisand with Jamie Foxx, and Judy Garland with Ethel Merman.

Listen Again - Interview Archive

You can listen again here to Aedín's interviews with composer Michael Giacchino, Dame Julie Andrews, Dame Angela Lansbery and composer, writer and actor Lin-Manuel Miranda, responsible for the Broadway smash-hit musical Hamilton and the songs of Moana. (Photo c\o Simon Lazewski, Foto Farm)

Click here to visit the archive



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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