Arena Monday 22 July 2013

coming up on Friday's show.....films for review include the "The Magnificent Seven" protecting the underdog, a childhood friendship put in danger by irritating adults in "Little Men" and Irish troops battling mercenaries in the Congo during "The Siege of Jadotville" and the latest albums from David Bowie's back catalogue, Billy Bragg and Warpaint

Arena Monday 22nd July 2013

Arena Monday 22nd July 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Book Review

Book Review

Evelyn O'Rourke and Laurence Mackin review 'Perfect' by Rachel Joyce. The Publishers are Transworld.

Burton and Taylor

Burton and Taylor

Tony Tracy on the TV programme 'Burton and Taylor' starring Helena Bonham-Carter and Dominic West which is on BBC4 at 9pm.

Stephen James Smith

Stephen James Smith

Poet and MC Stephen James Smith reads his poem 'Prozac Positivity'. Stephen performs at the Knockanstockan Festival in County Wicklow on Saturday July 27th and the Tread Softly Festival in Sligo on Sunday July 28th. His website is www.stephenjamessmith.com.

Festival of Curiosity

Festival of Curiosity

Audrey Donohue on the Dublin's Festival of Curiosity which deals with the themes of exploration and discovery. The website is www.festivalofcuriosity.ie.

Classic Movie - The Private Life of Henry VIII

Classic Movie - The Private Life of Henry VIII

Ruth Barton discusses this week's Classic Movie 'The Private Life of Henry VIII' from 1933 starring Charles Laughton with Seán Rocks. The film can be viewed here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-OVnZuEXhM.

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