Arena Thursday 24 January 2013

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

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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 24th January 2013

Arena Thursday 24th January 2013

RTE Radio 1's Entertainment and popular culture show.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Eithne Shortall and Johnnie Craig review this week's new film releases 'Lincoln' and 'Zero Dark Thirty' with Seán Rocks.

Jameson Dublin International Film Festival

Jameson Dublin International Film Festival

Edel Coffey looks forward to this year's Jameson Dublin International Film Festival with Seán Rocks. The website is www.jdiff.com.

Artist Guggi

Artist Guggi

Declan Long joins Artist Guggi at his latest exhibition of paintings and sculptures at Dublin's Kerlin Gallery. Declan Long also discusses the refurbishment of the National Gallery with Seán Rocks.

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TV - Dallamullóg on TG4

TV - Dallamullóg on TG4

A new series on TG4 (Sundays 830pm & Tuesday 1130pm) 'Dallamullóg' looks at matching tradespeople with artists to create a piece of art which is then judged by an art critic. Series producer David Clarke and artist Liam de Frinse join Seán Rocks. www.tg4.ie for full details.

Live Music - Patricia Rozario & Michael McHale

Live Music - Patricia Rozario & Michael McHale

Patricia Rozario & Michael McHale perform 'Comment disaient-t-ils' and 'Down by the Sally Gardens' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. Full tour details on www.musicnetwork.ie.

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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