Arena Monday 4 March 2013

coming up on Wednesday's show....a guide to how Bob Dylan influenced 1960’s American culture, Jonathan Swift "The Reluctant Rebel", a biography by John Stubbs, folk singer Miriam Donohue in session and Antigone by Sophocles plays a big part in the John Scott dance show “Precious Metal” 

Arena Monday 4th March 2013

Arena Monday 4th March 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Tim Crouch

Tim Crouch

This month, actor and writer Tim Crouch will on stage of the Peacock in Dublin with two shows - I Malvolio and I Peaseblossom which put Shakespeare's minor characters centre stage

Stag's Leap

Stag's Leap

Sharon Olds became the first woman to win the TS Eliot prize for poetry. Her collection is called Stag's Leap and we asked Nuala Ní Chonchúir to read it

Irene Buckley

Irene Buckley

Last night saw the opening of the 24th annual Cork French Film Festival. One of the gala events at this year's festival is a screening of Carl Dreyer's The Passion of Joan of Arc which will include a live performance on the night of a specially composed score by Irene Buckley.

Classic Movie Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

Classic Movie Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

Our classic movie this evening is an over-the-top melodrama which features the after-life, bull-fighting and the talents of Ava Gardner and James Mason. It's the choice of Ruth Barton.

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