Arena Tuesday 20 November 2012

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena

Arena

A daily magazine programme which looks at what's on in the world of arts and entertainment

Selina Guinness

Selina Guinness

Selina Guinness has just been shortlisted for the 2012 Costa Biography Award for 'The crocodile by the door, the story of a house, a farm and a Family'. The Publishers are Penguin Ireland. Selina Guinness joins Sean Rocks.

Theatre Review - The Yellow Wallpaper

Theatre Review - The Yellow Wallpaper

Sinead Gleeson reviews 'The Yellow Wallpaper' by Charlotte Perkins Gilman which runs at The Cube in the Project Arts Centre in Dublin until this Saturday November 24th.

Andre Rieu

Andre Rieu

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on Andre Rieu who has been dubbed 'The King of the Waltz' and plays Dublin's O2 on December 8th and 9th - www.theo2.ie for full details.

Book Review - Alice Taylor

Book Review - Alice Taylor

Anna Carey reviews Alice Taylor's new book 'And Time Stood Still' in which she deals with death and bereavement. The Publishers are Brandon Books.

Art Review - Sidney Nolan

Art Review - Sidney Nolan

Declan Long reviews an exhibition of paintings of Ned Kelly by Australian Artist Sidney Nolan which has just opened at the Irish Museum of Modern Art - www.imma.ie.

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