Arena With Seán Rocks

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    On tonight’s show... we have a review of Still Alice starring Julianne Moore which is in cinemas this weekend and we have live music from Le Galaxie who are representing Ireland at this year’s South by Southwest festival in Texas

    Arena Friday 6 March 2015

    Arts News

    Arts News with Alan Corr: Celtic Music Festival; The Gloaming winning the Meteor Choice Music Prize for best Irish album of 2014and good news for Toy Story Fans

    DruidShakespeare

    DruidShakespeare are embarking on a new pared-down version of Shakespeare’s four history plays; Richard II, Henry IV (Pts. 1 & 2), and Henry V. They will be adapted by playwright Mark O’Rowe and directed by Tony-award winning director Garry Hynes.

    Sean met Mark and Gary this morning at the launch in the Clarence Hotel in Dublin.

    Rose Wylie

    The painter Rose Wylie is being called one of the brightest emerging stars in British art... at 80 years old. A new exhibition of her work opened today in the Douglas Hyde Gallery in Dublin’s Trinity College. Declan Long went along to the launch last night and talked to Rose about her work.

    The Breakfast Club

    Evelyn O’Rourke takes a look back at the iconic film.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Living For Love
      Composer: Madonna/Diplo/Keys/Rowe/Mozella/Gad/Rechtshaid
      Performer(s): Madonna
      Performer(s): Madonna
      Album: Rebel Heart, Interscope/Live Nation/Boy Toy
      Duration: 3:53
    • Title: The Girl Who Broke My Heart
      Composer: Trad Arr The Gloaming
      Performer(s): The Gloaming
      Performer(s): The Gloaming
      Album: The Gloaming, Real World
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: Joan Of Arc
      Composer: Unknown
      Performer(s): Madonna
      Performer(s): Madonna
      Album: Rebel Heart, Interscope/Live Nation/Boy Toy
      Duration: 1:24
    • Title: Feeling Good Is Good Enough
      Composer: Matthe E. White
      Performer(s): Matthew E. White
      Performer(s): Matthew E. White
      Album: Fresh Blood
      Duration: 1:15
    • Title: Tranquility
      Composer: Matthew E. White
      Performer(s): Matthew E. White
      Performer(s): Matthew E. White
      Album: Fresh Blood
      Duration: 1:25
    • Title: Summertime
      Composer: G Gershwin/I Gershwin/Dubose/D Heyward
      Performer(s): Rebecca Ferguson
      Performer(s): Rebecca Ferguson
      Album: Lady Sings the Blues
      Duration: 2:52
    • Title: God Bless The Child
      Composer: Arthur Herzog Jr
      Performer(s): Rebecca Ferguson
      Performer(s): Rebecca Ferguson
      Album: Lady Sings the Blues
      Duration: 2:58

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