Arena Wednesday 2 October 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 Wednesday 2nd October 2013

Arena Wednesday 2nd October 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts and Entertainment News

Arts and Entertainment News

Alan Corr of RTE Ten with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News.

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Death of Tom Clancy

Death of Tom Clancy

Paul Carson on Author Tom Clancy who has died at the age of 66.

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Theatre Review - The Events

Theatre Review - The Events

Sophie Gorman reviews 'The Events' from this year's Dublin Theatre Festival - www.dublintheatrefestival.com.

Author Patrick McCabe

Author Patrick McCabe

Author Patrick McCabe on his new book 'Hello and Goodbye' which is Published by Quercus.

Singer-Songwriter Norma McDonald

Singer-Songwriter Norma McDonald

Canadian Singer-Songwriter Norma McDonald joins Seán Rocks. Norma's latest album is 'Morning You Wake' and her website for information and Irish tour dates is www.normamacdonald.com.

Documentary Film - The Irish Pub

Documentary Film - The Irish Pub

Alex Fegan, Director of documentary film 'The Irish Pub' joins Seán Rocks. The film is released on Friday October 4th.

Music - The Altered Hours

Music - The Altered Hours

Altered Hours who play this year's Hard Working Class Heroes in Dublin on Thursday October 3rd - www.hwch.net is the website while their own website is www.alteredhours.com.

Music Played on the Show

Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?

Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?

Arctic Monkeys

2:54

Cordelia

Cordelia

Norma Macdonald

1:49

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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