coming up on Monday's show....a garda station in an Irish border village at the end of the 1950's is the setting for the Shane Connaughton novel "Married Quarters", the atmospheric folk music of Maria Kelly live in session and Gerard Manley Hopkins and five nuns are shipwrecked - it sounds like the start of a joke but it's actually the premise of the comic novel "The Hopkins Conundrum" by Simon Edge
All this month the Irish Film Institute and the Irish Film Board have been showcasing new Irish film in Dublin. All of the events are ticketed - some are free. The website is www.ifi.ie/spotlight. IFI Curator Sunniva O'Flynn joins Seán Rocks.
Evelyn O'Rourke reports on 'Digging For Fire' by Declan Hughes at Dublin's Project Theatre. The play was first staged in 1991 by Rough Magic Theatre Company - www.projectartscentre.ie for further details.