on Tuesday's programme Evelyn O'Rourke chats to John Byrne about Dylanologists, the conductor Bernie Sherlock of the multi-award winning chamber choir New Dublin Voices, Anthony McIntyre talks about James Dean ahead of a retrospective of Dean's career at the IFI and Kay Sheehy brings her second review of the books on the IMPAC shortlist
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.