Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Tuesday's show....the director of "A Doctor's Sword", the incredible story of an Irish doctor who survived the evacuation of Dunkirk, years in a Japanese prisoner of war camp and the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, composer Donncha Dennehy has teamed up with playwright Enda Walsh for an intriguing opera "The Last Hotel" and for Led Zeppelin fans hoping to complete their back catalogue, their final three studio albums have just been re-issued

    Arena Thursday 5 September 2013

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    About Time

    The new Richard Curtis rom-com, About Time, which stars Domhnall Gleeson and Rachel Mc Adams and, the decidedly non-rom-com Riddick the latest offering from Vin Diesel. Simon Maher and Edel Coffey gave their thoughts on the film.

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    Hannah Kent - Burial Rites

    Australian writer Hannah Kent's debut novel Burial Rites is set in the harsh world of 19th century Iceland. Based on real events, it's the story of Agnes Magnúsdottír. Hannah Kent joined Sean live in studio.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:15
      Title: This Is A True Heart
      Composer: Holter, Julia
      Performer(s): Julia Holter
      Performer(s): Julia Holter
      Album: Loud City Song, Domino, HVNLP98CD
      Duration: 3:24
    • 19:48
      Title: Justified And Ancient
      Composer: Cauty/ Drummond
      Performer(s): The Klf Feat Tammy Wynette
      Performer(s): The Klf Feat Tammy Wynette
      Album: Now 1992, Emi / Virgin, 8270862
      Duration: 3:35

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