Arena Monday 25 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 Monday 25th February 2013

Arena Monday 25th February 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Sky Arts Ignition Fund

Sky Arts Ignition Fund

Irish arts organisations met in the Project Arts Centre this afternoon for a briefing on the Sky Arts Ignition Fund. The fund was set up to support organisations which help bring the arts to a wider audience. Alyssa Bonic, Arts Manager of Sky joins Seán Rocks. Full details of the fund at www.sky.com/skyartsignition

Actor / Director Danny De Vito

Actor / Director Danny De Vito

Danny De Vito, guest of honour at this year's Jameson Dublin International Film Festival (JDIFF) discusses his life and work with Seán Rocks.

Book Review - Mad Girl's Love Song

Book Review - Mad Girl's Love Song

Edel Coffey reviews 'Mad Girl's Love Song - Sylvia Plath and Life Before Ted' by Andrew Wilson with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Simon & Schuster.

Irish Designer Eileen Gray

Irish Designer Eileen Gray

Flor McCarthy on the exhibitition 'Eileen Gray' which runs at the Centre Pompidou in Paris until May 20th. Part of the exhibition is coming to IMMA in Dublin next October. http://www.centrepompidou.fr for details.

Classic Movie - 'Performance'

Classic Movie - 'Performance'

Darryl Jones discusses this week's Classic Movie 'Performance' from 1970 starring Mick Jagger and James Fox with Seán Rocks. The Directors were Donald Cammell and Nicolas Roeg.

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