Arena Monday 28 January 2013

coming up on Thursday's show, with Kay Sheehy....the RTÉ Philharmonic Choir celebrate the music of Arvo Part, a new anthology by Irish crime writers, "Trouble Is Our Business" and film reviews include the Irish history tale "Wild Goose Lodge", Benedict Cumberbatch as superhero"Doctor Strange" and Werner Herzog explores the digital age in "Lo and Behold: Reveries Of The Connected World"

Arena Monday 28th January 2013

Arena Monday 28th January 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Book Review - Bedsit Disco Queen

Book Review - Bedsit Disco Queen

Tony Clayton-Lea reviews 'Bedsit Disco Queen' by Tracey Thorn, a memoir of her time with the band Everything but the Girl. The Publishers are Little Brown.

Theatre - Ailliliú  Fionnuala

Theatre - Ailliliú Fionnuala

Donal O'Kelly joins Seán Rocks to disuss his solo show about Shell Corrib gas project which opens at the Model in Sligo on Thursday. It's called Ailliliú Fionnuala and the website for further information is

Classic Movie - The Butcher Boy

Classic Movie - The Butcher Boy

Ruth Barton discusses tonight's Classic Movie 'The Butcher Boy' with Seán Rocks. Made in 1997, the film is a story of a boy who lives in his own fantasy world to escape his own reality. The Director is Neil Jordan.

Dance - Body and Forgetting

Dance - Body and Forgetting

Liz and Denis Roche on the dance production 'Body & Forgetting which is at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin until the 2nd of February and then tours to Longford, Sligo, Cork, then onto Kilkenny and then Limerick. For more details the website is



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