Arena Tuesday 11 June 2013

coming up on Friday's show....a special on "Fermata: Writings Inspired by Music", a new anthology which explores the connection between music and the written word...Fairytale of New York, Hofstetter's Serenade and Blueberry Hill - just some of the hits which have provided inspiration for poets and writers through the decades

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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 Tuesday 11th June 2013

Arena Tuesday 11th June 2013

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Author Curtis Sittenfeld

Author Curtis Sittenfeld

American Author Curtis Sittenfeld on her book 'Sisterland'. The Publishers are Random House.

Judy Collins

Judy Collins

Singer Judy Collins joins Evelyn O'Rourke to discuss her life and work. Judy Collins plays The Waterfront in Belfast on June 17th and Dublin's Pavilion Theatre on June 18th

Scott Walker - The Collection

Scott Walker - The Collection

Tony Clayton-Lea on 'Scott Walker - The Collection 1967-1970' which is released this week. The collection includes his first five solo albums.

Yeats Day 2013

Yeats Day 2013

Susan O'Keeffe joins Evelyn O'Rourke to discuss the 2nd annual Yeats Day in Sligo on Thursday June 13th with readings by Michael Fish. www.seasonofyeats.com for more information.

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