Arena Tuesday 2 April 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 Tuesday 2nd April 2013

Arena Tuesday 2nd April 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Book: Ziggology -  A Brief History Of Ziggy Stardust

Book: Ziggology - A Brief History Of Ziggy Stardust

Simon Goddard on his book 'Ziggyology - A Brief History Of Ziggy Stardust' which charts the development of David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust character from the very beginning to his final glam rock incarnation. The Publishers are Ebury Press.

Druid Murphy - Maelíosa Stafford

Druid Murphy - Maelíosa Stafford

Maelíosa Stafford on Druid Murphy: Conversations on a Homecoming and A Whistle in the Dark opens in the Town Hall Theatre in Galway on the 12th of April and tours Ireland until the 22nd of June. For more details go to www.druid.ie

Book - 'Mel Blanc - The Man of a Thousand Voices''

Book - 'Mel Blanc - The Man of a Thousand Voices''

John Byrne on the book Mel Blanc: The Man of a Thousand Voices by Ben Ohmart which is published by BearManor Media.

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Creative Writing - New Planet Cabaret

Creative Writing - New Planet Cabaret

Dave Lordan with this month's New Planet Cabaret with readings of the the best March entries 'The Meal' by Simon lewis and 'Snow Can't Last' by Kieran Marsh by Dylan McDonagh and Ally Ni Chiarain.

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