Arena Monday 18 February 2013

coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore

coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session

 

Arena Monday 18th February 2013

Arena Monday 18th February 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

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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