Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Monday's show.....in December 1904 the Abbey Theatre in Dublin officially opened it's doors. Tonight is an Arena special marking the history of a vital institution that has been at the heart of Ireland's cultural life for 110 years.  Plus, musician Kevin Nolan chats about the First Fortnight 'Hootenanny' in St Patrick's Hospital, a festival aiming to reduce the stigma around mental health

    Arena Friday 1 February 2013

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    Arena Friday 1st February 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

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    Book - 'Hallo Sausages, the lyrics of Ian Dury'

    Tony Clayton-Lea on 'Hallo Sausages, the lyrics of Ian Dury' which is written and edited by his daughter Jemima Dury and published by Bloomsbury.

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    Katie O'Kelly - 'Joyced'

    Katie O'Kelly with an extract from her show 'Joyced' which opens at the Source Arts Centre in Thurles next Thursday February 7th. All the dates for that tour are on the Joyced (J O Y C E D) page on Facebook.

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    Daniel Figgis - 'City Hall'

    Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the composition 'City Hall' by Daniel Figgis. Audience members are invited to join Daniel to take part in the creation of the piece on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd February. For more information check out www.entertainment.ie

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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