Arena Friday 12 April 2013

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

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Would you like to be in the audience for our special Christmas programme on Tuesday the 20th of December at 6.30pm? The Army No. 1 Band will be joined by soprano Mairead Buicke and members of the New Dublin Voices Choir for some lovely seasonal music.  To apply for tickets to this recording just email by Monday 19th December with your full name, address and number of tickets required to arena@rte.ie 

Arena

Arena

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Lockout

Lockout

Ann Mathews on her play 'Lockout' at the New Theatre in Dublin from this Monday, the 15th of April until the 20th. The website is thenewtheatre.com.

This Situation

This Situation

Declan Long on 'Tino Sehgal: This Situation' which runs from today to the 9th of May at Imma at Earlsfort Terrace in Dublin. The website is www.imma.ie

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

This weeks album reviews are Mosquito from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Let's Face the Music and Dance from Willy Nelson & Family, & Ghost on Ghost from Iron & Wine. Edel Coffey & Chris Wasser join Sean to discuss.

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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