Arena Wednesday 9 January 2013

coming up on Friday's show....a special on "Fermata: Writings Inspired by Music", a new anthology which explores the connection between music and the written word...Fairytale of New York, Hofstetter's Serenade and Blueberry Hill - just some of the hits which have provided inspiration for poets and writers through the decades

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Would you like to be in the audience for our special Christmas programme on Tuesday the 20th of December at 6.30pm? The Army No. 1 Band will be joined by soprano Mairead Buicke and members of the New Dublin Voices Choir for some lovely seasonal music.  To apply for tickets to this recording just email by Monday 19th December with your full name, address and number of tickets required to arena@rte.ie 

Arena Wednesday 9th January 2013

Arena Wednesday 9th January 2013

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Choice Nominees

Choice Nominees

The Meteor Choice Music Prize, Irish Album of the Year 2013 shortlist was announced this afternoon, Edel Coffey joins Sean Rocks to discuss.

Larry Mullen - Man On The Train

Larry Mullen - Man On The Train

Larry Mullen makes his acting debut opposite Donal Sutherland in a new Irish film called Man on the Train. It's a remake of a French film and Larry Mullen is also one of the producers of the film. Larry joins Sean Rocks to discuss

Arts Bursaries

Arts Bursaries

The beginning of the calender year marks the deadlines for many of the various arts busaries in Ireland. Laurence Mackin takes us through some of the deadlines that are approaching.

 

Actor Rupert Everett

Actor Rupert Everett

Rupert Everett was in Dublin late last year with his play, The Judas Kiss, by David Hare, at the Gaeity. Sean Rocks joined him on the stage of the Gaeity for a chat.

Live Music - Girl Band

Live Music - Girl Band

Girl Band perferm 'France 98' and 'You're a Dog'live in studio with interview by Sean Rocks.

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