Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arts news

Monday 14th December

Arts News

with Alan Corr - top earning music tours of 2015 announced by Billboard, Irish film talent well-represented in top picks for Critics Choice Awards, Star Wars fans out in force for premiere of "The Force Awakens" in Los Angeles tonight

Thursday 10th December

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - the Irish well-represented in Golden Globe nominations, the world's most popular song is now officially out of copyright, Facebook reveals most talked-about cultural icons of 2015

Wednesday 9th December

Arts News

with Alan Corr - theatre lights were dimmed last night on Broadway in memory of playwright Brian Friel, nominations for Saoirse Ronan and Michael Fassbender for Screen Actors Guild awards, Forbes magazine reveal the Highest Earning Musicians for 2015

Tuesday 8th December

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Abbey Theatre issues an update on its gender balance policy, reviews are good for Enda Walsh/David Bowie musical "Lazarus", sections of wall at U2's Windmill Lane studios all to be sold for charity

Thursday 3rd December

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - two new Irish films to premiere at Sundance Film Festival, a record number of authors in the UK apply to the Society of Authors for emergency funding, Jack Reynor auditioning to play a young Han Solo in Star Wars spin-off movie

Wednesday 2nd December

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - Irish films 'Brooklyn' and 'Room' win international awards, Hollywood to have it's own 'Waking The Feminists' moment, Morrissey wins 2015's Bad Sex Award for his debut novel 'List Of The Lost'

Tuesday 1st December

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - Poldark star Irish actor Aidan Turner in cast of BBC adaptation of Agatha Christie's "And Then There Were None", music streaming service Spotify reveals their most successful stars, Thom Yorke not happy with You Tube

Thursday 26th November

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - Irish Book Awards took place last night, Adele confirms concerts in Ireland next spring, winners announced of Storyland competition for original television drama 

Wednesday 25th November

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - two unique albums on sale by Ringo Starr and Wu Tang Clan, dispute over publishing rights to The Diary of Anne Frank, Nazi-themed ads for an Amazon Prime series banned in New York 

Tuesday 24th November

Arts News

with Alan Corr - television series "50 Ways To Kill Your Mammy" wins an Emmy, Hollywood box office flops of the year announced, Dorothy's dress from The Wizard of Oz sells for €1.56m at auction

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