Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm



Wednesday 13th May

Gavin Kostick at the Dublin Dance Festival

Playwright Gavin Kostick explains his shows “Shaping Time/Four Easy Pieces” and "First Look: In The Thicket" (exploring the links between drama, Irish culture and dance), part of this year’s Dublin Dance Festival

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Monday 11th May

"My Fair Ladies", a one-man show by Des Keogh

Des Keogh chats about his latest one-man show “My Fair Ladies” – celebrating the relationship George Bernard Shaw had with the significant women in his life

Friday 8th May

“Teanga an Ghrá – 1,000 Years of Irish Love” by the Guthanna Binne Síoraí theatre company

Evelyn O’Rourke met some of the performers and director Tristan Rosenstock to chat about “Teanga an Ghrá – 1,000 Years of Irish Love” by the Guthanna Binne Síoraí theatre company which celebrates one thousand years of Irish culture through poetry, sean-nós and musical performances

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Thursday 7th May

"Have A Heart" by Seamus Moran

Seamus Moran talks about his debut one-man play “Have A Heart”, about a man who gets a heart transplant but believes his new heart is guiding him in a new direction in life

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Wednesday 6th May

Review: "To Kill A Mockingbird" at Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Sophie Gorman reviews the Regents Park Open Air Theatre production of “To Kill A Mockingbird” at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

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Tuesday 5th May

"Rigoletto" by Opera Theatre Company

Theatre director Selina Cartmell and playwright Marina Carr discuss their latest production, a contemporary version of the Verdi opera “Rigoletto” by Opera Theatre Company

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Friday 1st May

Emma O'Grady at the Galway Theatre Festival

Emma O’Grady explains her show for this year’s Galway Theatre Festival - “The Contender or What Good Is Looking Well When You're Rotten On The Inside” based on the hours of audio tapes her grandfather Paddy O'Grady made before he died

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Wednesday 29th April

"EX-hib-IT-US 2015", urban opera by Outlandish Theatre

Evelyn O’Rourke reports on EX-hib-IT-US 2015, an urban opera by Outlandish Theatre, a collaboration with residents of St Teresa’s Gardens in Dublin 8 whose estate has been on the brink of demolition for a long time

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Review: "The Field"

Sophie Gorman reviews the 50th anniversary production of “The Field” at the Gaiety Theatre

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Tuesday 28th April

"Kitty In The Lane" by Áine Ryan

Playwright & actor Áine Ryan explains the background to her debut play “Kitty In The Lane”; set in rural Ireland it’s a dark tale of poverty, neglect and abuse of power

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