Arena Tuesday 20 August 2013

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

___________________________________________________________________________ 

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 20th August 2013

Arena Tuesday 20th August 2013

Presented by Evelyn O'Rourke. Daily arts and popular culture show.

Death of Elmore Leonard

Death of Elmore Leonard

John Connolly on the death of Crime Writer Elmore Leonard at the age of 87.

Keywords

Singer-Songwriter Matthew E.White

Singer-Songwriter Matthew E.White

Singer-Songwriter Matthew E.White joins Evelyn O'Rourke. Matthew plays The Electric Picnic Festival at the end of August - www.electricpicnic.ie

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

John Byrne on the book 'Marilyn, the Passion and the Paradox' by Lois Banner which is Published by Bloomsbury.

The Mothership Project

The Mothership Project

Michelle Browne and Kitty Rogers on The Mothership Project(www.themothershipproject.wordpress.com) which aims to help visual artists who are also parents.

Happy Days Enniskillen

Happy Days Enniskillen

Dylan Quinn and Andy Garbi on 'Fulcrum' which is at St Macartin's Hall in Enniskillen as part of the Happy Days Beckett Festival on Saturday and Sunday. For more details the website is www.happy-days-enniskillen.com.

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