on Thursday's show....film reviews including Johnny Depp as gangster Whitey Bulger in "Black Mass", Spielberg's Cold War drama "Bridge of Spies" and Cate Blanchett in "Carol", singer/songwriter Daniel Anderson who took an unusual approach to finding new fans for his music and the dead-pan humour of Canadian comic Stewart Francis
New Planet Cabaret - Arena's Creative Writing Course
Dave Lordan joins Seán Rocks with tips for writers as part of Arena's Creative Writing Course with Crime Writer Arlene Hunt and readings of January's writing prompt entries 'Becoming Something New' by Sorcha Kenny and Dylan McDonough. February's Writing Prompt is 'The Excuse' - www.davelordanwriter.com.
King Lear will be staged at Dublin's Abbey Theatre from Wednesday February 6th, its first production of the play in 80 years. As part of a new Shakespeare series, Professor Nicholas Grene from Trinity College Dublin joins Seán Rocks to discuss King Lear.