On tonight's Arena We speak to journalist Martin Sixsmith who first brought the story of Philomena Lee and her adopted son to our attention and reviews of Kylie Minogue and Kian Egans on their new albums
Daily arts and popular culture show.
Abie Philbin Bowman with tonight's Arts and Entertainment news.
John O'Conor on his concert 'Bethooven Made Me' which is at Dublin's National Concert Hall on Monday October 14th - the website for further information is www.nch.ie.
Mary Leland reviews 'The Big Yum Yum' by Pat McCabe which is being staged by Corcadorca Theatre Company at Cork's Half Moon Theatre.
Rachel Breslin reports on 'West Side Story' which is coming to Dublin's Bord Gais Energy Theatre from Tuesday October 29th - www.bordgaisenergytheatre.ie.
Andrew Hughes reads from his book 'The Convictions of John Delahunt' which is Published by Doubleday Ireland.
Edel Coffey and Eoin Glackin review this week's new album releases 'Lightning Bolt' from Pearl Jam, 'Head Up High' from Morcheeba and 'In Your Hands' from Eliza Doolittle.