Arena Friday 29 March 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 Friday 29th March 2013

Arena Friday 29th March 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Author Jodi Picoult

Author Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult discusses her latest book 'The Storyteller' with Seán Rocks. The book is the story of Sage, a reclusive young woman who discovers that the nice old man she's befriended has a terrible past. The Publishers are Hodder and Stoughton - www.jodipicoult.com.

Artist Sean Scully

Artist Sean Scully

Declan Long on Sean Scully's exhibition 'Doric' at Dublin City Gallery: The Hugh Lane. The exhibition runs until June 9th - www.hughlane.ie

Easter Music

Easter Music

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on music from Clarendon Street and Christchurch Cathedral in Dublin for the Easter Weekend.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Aoife Barry and Eoin Glackin review this week's new album releases 'The Terror' by The Flaming Lips, 'Dear Miss Lonely Hearts' from Cold War Kids and 'People, Hell and Angels' from Jimi Hendrix with Seán Rocks.

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