Arena Monday 16 September 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 Monday 16th September 2013

Arena Monday 16th September 2013

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Arts and Entertainment News

Arts and Entertainment News

Alan Corr joins Seán Rocks with the latest Arts and Entertainment News.

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Book Review

Book Review

Eithne Shortall reviews the book 'Longbourn: Pride and Prejudice the Servants' Story by Jo Baker is published by Doubleday.

Dublin Fringe Festival - Animus

Dublin Fringe Festival - Animus

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on 'Animus' at this year's Dublin Fringe Festival. The website for further information is www.fringefest.com.

Culture Night - What's On

Culture Night - What's On

Abie Philbin Bowman on this year's Culture Night and events around the country on Friday September 20th. Arena will broadcast from Dublin's Meeting House Square from 7pm to 10pm - www.culturenight.ie.

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Poet Karl Parkinson

Poet Karl Parkinson

Poet Karl Parkinson joins Seán Rocks and reads from his latest poetry collection 'Litany of the City'. The Publishers are Wurm Press.

Classic Movie - Rear Window

Classic Movie - Rear Window

John Byrne discusses this week's Classic Movie - Alfred Hitchcock's 'Rear Window' with Seán Rocks. The film was released in 1954 and stars Grace Kelly and James Stewart.

The Clash Boxset

The Clash Boxset

Tony Clayton-Lea on two re-issued compilations from The Clash - 'Hits Back' and the more deluxe 'Sound System'.

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