Arena Thursday 3 January 2013

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 Thursday 3rd January 2013

Arena Thursday 3rd January 2013

A daily arts and popular culture show, presented by Edel Coffey.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Sophie Gorman and Simon Maher review this week's new film releases 'The Impossible' and 'Quartet' with Edel Coffey.

Live Music - Gavin James

Live Music - Gavin James

Dublin Singer-Songwriter performs 'Say Hello' and 'For You' live in studio with interview by Edel Coffey.

Book Review - Michael Connelly

Book Review - Michael Connelly

Declan Burke reviews American Author Michael Connelly's 'The Black Box'. The Publishers are Little Brown.

Writer Robert Higgins

Writer Robert Higgins

Writer Robert Higgins discusses his story 'Copper' which is part of a collection called 'Abandoned Darlings' with readings by Dylan McDonough. Facebook.com/abandoneddarlings for more information.

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Email: arena@rte.ie

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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