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    on Friday's programme we took a look at the issue of ageing and facing our mortality in the arts. What types of artistic expression do people take comfort in as they age? And are their particular works we can turn to to help us face our own mortality? Panelists were  the poet Nuala Ní Chonchúir, playwright Shaun Dunne, author Michele Forbes and music broadcaster Bernard Clarke.

    on Easter Monday Arena celebrates this year's One City One Book with an evening of poetry and song. 'If Ever You Go: A Map of Dublin in Poetry and Song" is a collection of poems, ballads and songs about Dublin. Panellists including RTÉ 2fm DJ Rick O'Shea, actor Phelim Drew, musicians Lisa Hannigan and Colin Reid, poets Pat Boran, Melissa Kavanagh and Enda Wyley explain what Dublin means to them.

    Arena Wednesday 15 May 2013

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    Arena Wednesday 15th May 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

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    Film: 'Beware of Mr. Baker'

    Tony Clayton-Lea on the new Ginger Baker film 'Beware of Mr. Baker' which is released at Dublin's Lighthouse Cinema on Friday May 17th.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 07:27 p.m.
      Title: Sunshine of Your Love
      Performer(s): Cream
      Performer(s): Cream
      Album: The Very Best of Cream
      Duration: 0:04:24

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