Arena Friday 9 August 2013

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena Friday 9th August 2013

Arena Friday 9th August 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Love / Hate Season 4

Love / Hate Season 4

Michael Freeman from thedailyedge.ie on Love Hate Season 4 which will come to RTE TV in November.

Keywords

Edinburgh Festival - Donal O'Kelly

Edinburgh Festival - Donal O'Kelly

Donal O'Kelly on his play 'Aililiú Fionnuala' which has just won a prestigious 'Fringe First' award at this year's Edinburgh Festival.

Theatre Review - Embers

Theatre Review - Embers

Sophie Gorman reviews Pan Pan Theatre Company's production of 'Embers' - http://www.panpantheatre.com for full details.

Keywords

Photography - Blow Magazine

Photography - Blow Magazine

Jackie Nickerson on the contemporary photography magazine 'Blow'. http://www.arthurguinnessprojects.com/arts/blow-photo-magazine and www.arthurguinnessprojects.com/arts/d-light-experience-1 for more information.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Rachel Breslin and John Meagher review this week's albums Julia Holter with 'Loud City Song', 'Paracosm' from Washed Out the musical moniker of Ernest Green and the third album from White Lies - 'Big TV'.

Music Played on the Show

Break It To You Gently

Break It To You Gently

Camera Obscura

3:47

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Email: arena@rte.ie

Twitter: @RTEArena

Text: 51551

Presenter: Seán Rocks

Schedule

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV