Arena Wednesday 20 February 2013

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena Wednesday 20th February 2013

Arena Wednesday 20th February 2013

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Abbey Theatre 'Short Play' Season

Abbey Theatre 'Short Play' Season

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the Abbey Theatre's 'Short Play Season' which runs until February 27th - www.abbeytheatre.ie.

The Paris Review - 60th Anniversary

The Paris Review - 60th Anniversary

Edel Coffey on the 60th Anniversary of the literary journal The Paris Review.The Winter issue, number 203, is on sale now.

Live Music - Get The Blessing

Live Music - Get The Blessing

Jazz-Rock Quartet Get The Blessing perform 'OC/CD' and 'American Meccano' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. The band are currently visiting Ireland - www.musicnetwork.ie for dates.

Author Lane Ashfeldt

Author Lane Ashfeldt

Lane Ashfeldt on her collection of short stories 'Saltwater' which is self-published. The stories are linked together by the sea. More information on www.ashfeldt.com.

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