Arena Thursday 17 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 Thursday 17th January 2013

Arena Thursday 17th January 2013

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Marc Weinblatt

Marc Weinblatt

The Washington-based Mandala Centre has been using theatre to address social inequality in communities for the past 15 years. Marc Weinblatt is hosting a two-day masterclass which is open to all - no previous acting experience is necessary. For more information check out www.icanplayhouse.com.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Roe McDermott and Simon Maher review this week's new film releases 'Django Unchained' and 'The Sessions' with Sean Rocks.

Documentary - Nuala

Documentary - Nuala

Marian Finucane on 'Nuala', the documentary about Nuala O'Faolain which was a runner-up in the audience award at the Palm Springs Film Festival.

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Audrey Hepburn Anniversary

Audrey Hepburn Anniversary

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the 20th anniversary of the death of Audrey Hepburn who died at 63.

Live Music - Holy Roman Army

Live Music - Holy Roman Army

Holy Roman Army perform 'Whale' and 'Capio Nightingale' live in studio with interview by Sean Rocks. The band's website is www.theholyromanarmy.com

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Email: arena@rte.ie

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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