Arts news

Tuesday 12th July

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Ireland's winner of European Capital of Culture to be revealed on Friday, a novella by Saddam Hussein to be translated into English, Taylor Swift tops celebrity rich ...

Thursday 7th July

Arts News

with Alan Corr - sad news of the death today of Irish actress Anita Reeves, some rules for concert goers to Beyoncé gig this Saturday, details announced of Autumn/Winter 2016 season at ...

Tuesday 5th July

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Iranian film-maker Abbas Kiarostami dies, Minister Heather Humphreys confirms name of newly-configured department, U2, The Corrs and Snow Patrol all feature on UK's biggest-selling album list

Thursday 30th June

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Irish stars added to Oscars voting class, Scarlett Johansson highest-grossing actress ever, Apple patents technology to make it impossible to record concerts on an iPhone

Tuesday 28th June

Arts News - Leland Bardwell RIP

Pat Boran reacts to news of the death of poet/novelist/playwright Leland Bardwell  

Thursday 23rd June

Arts News - possible changes to Minister Heather Humphreys’ department portfolio

Theatre director Jo Mangan of the National Campaign for the Arts reacts to the Dáil motion calling for the adoption of a strong national policy on arts and culture and for ...

Monday 20th June

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - tributes paid to Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin who died in a freak accident, trailer released for new film "War on Everyone" by John Michael McDonagh, ...

Friday 17th June

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Meat Loaf collapses on stage last night, new board appointed to National Museum of Ireland, Ireland's Euro 2016 match tomorrow will be screened by RTÉ at Body & Soul ...

Thursday 16th June

Arts News

with Alan Corr - reports that Harry Styles in the running to play Mick Jagger in a new biopic, Ronnie Claire Walton (who played snobbish Mrs Godsey in The Waltons) dies, David McSavage convicted ...

Wednesday 15th June

Arts News

with Alan Corr - substantial grant to IMMA for their 5-year Lucien Freud exhibition, first acts announced for Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival in September, Aidan Turner will not be the new ...



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