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    on Friday's programme we took a look at the issue of ageing and facing our mortality in the arts. What types of artistic expression do people take comfort in as they age? And are their particular works we can turn to to help us face our own mortality? Panelists were  the poet Nuala Ní Chonchúir, playwright Shaun Dunne, author Michele Forbes and music broadcaster Bernard Clarke.

    on Easter Monday Arena celebrates this year's One City One Book with an evening of poetry and song. 'If Ever You Go: A Map of Dublin in Poetry and Song" is a collection of poems, ballads and songs about Dublin. Panellists including RTÉ 2fm DJ Rick O'Shea, actor Phelim Drew, musicians Lisa Hannigan and Colin Reid, poets Pat Boran, Melissa Kavanagh and Enda Wyley explain what Dublin means to them.

    Arena Tuesday 17 September 2013

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    Arena Tuesday 17th September 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

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    Arts & Entertainment News

    Alan Corr with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News.

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    Dublin Fringe Festival - Gathering in the Gaff

    Evelyn O'Rourke with the cast of 'Gathering in the Gaff' which runs on Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th September at Greenside House on Cuffe Street in Dublin. More information can be found at fringefest.com

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    Culture Night 2013

    Abie Philbin Bowman with a look at what's happening this culture night (Friday September 20th) around the country. The website for further information is www.culturenight.ie.

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