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Citizens: Lockout 1913 – 2013 In the sixth programme in the series Helen Shaw also looks at how An Post are commemorating the Lockout by speaking with designer Ger Garland on the collection of stamps produced to mark the anniversary.
*New series* Irish Noir Presented by John Kelly, Irish Noir is the story of Irish Crime fiction. From its gothic origins, through the fast paced storylines provided by Celtic Tiger excess – and right up to the bleak fictional landscape inspired by Austerity Ireland
THE WORKS This week on The Works, Thomas Pynchon reviewed, John Cooper Clarke interviewed, artist Robert Ballagh on his new show plus The Staves in performance
THE LYRIC FEATURE – TITO GOBBI: A CENTENARY TRIBUTE In the second of two programmes celebrating the 100th anniversary of the birth of the legendary baritone Tito Gobbi, Jon Tolansky recalls the great singer/actor's career.
*Special* Culture Night – Arena On Culture Night, Friday September 20th, RTE Radio 1's flagship arts programme takes to the streets with a three-hour live extravaganza of music, poetry, drama and more. Sean Rocks will host the Arena Culture Night Special in Meeting House Square in Dublin's Temple Bar, where the RTÉ Concert Orchestra will be joined by the likes of Lunasa, The Walls, and Julie Feeney.
THE LYRIC CONCERT WITH PAUL HERRIOTT Join Paul Herriott as he presents this concert titled "Eroica Dawn" live from the National Concert Hall.