Arena Monday 18 February 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 Monday 18th February 2013

Arena Monday 18th February 2013

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Live Music - Linnea Olsson

Live Music - Linnea Olsson

Cellist and Singer Linnea Olsson performs 'Dinosaur' and 'Giddy Up!' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. Linnea will perform her first solo gig in Ireland at The Workman's Club in Dublin on Saturday March 2nd. Her website is www.linneaolsson.net.

Theatre - The Tailor of Inverness

Theatre - The Tailor of Inverness

'The Tailor Of Inverness' is an investigation by Actor Matthew Zajac into his father's incredible journey which takes us across war-torn Central Europe and finally to Scotland where he became a tailor. The play is touring the country - www.dogstartheatre.co.uk for deates and venues. Matthew Zajac joins Seán Rocks.

Book Review

Book Review

Eibhear Walshe reviews 'The Blind Man's Garden' by Nadeem Aslam which is Published by Faber and Faber.

Classic Movie - Point Break

Classic Movie - Point Break

Stephen Boyd discusses tonight's Classic Movie 'Point Break' with Seán Rocks. The film stars Patrick Swayze and Keanu Reeves as adrenaline junkies - the Director is Kathryn Bigelow.

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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