Arena Friday 11 October 2013

coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore

coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session

 

Arena Friday 11th October 2013

Arena Friday 11th October 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Abie Philbin Bowman with tonight's Arts and Entertainment news.

Pianist John O'Conor

Pianist John O'Conor

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.

Theatre Review - The Big Yum Yum

Theatre Review - The Big Yum Yum

Mary Leland reviews 'The Big Yum Yum' by Pat McCabe which is being staged by Corcadorca Theatre Company at Cork's Half Moon Theatre.

West Side Story

West Side Story

Rachel Breslin reports on 'West Side Story' which is coming to Dublin's Bord Gais Energy Theatre from Tuesday October 29th - www.bordgaisenergytheatre.ie.

Author Andrew Hughes

Author Andrew Hughes

Andrew Hughes reads from his book 'The Convictions of John Delahunt' which is Published by Doubleday Ireland.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

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.

Music Played on the Show

Getaway

Getaway

Pearl Jam

3:41

Gimme Your Love

Gimme Your Love

Morcheeba

1:12

In Your Hands

In Your Hands

Eliza Doolittle

1:13

Waste Of Time

Waste Of Time

Eliza Doolittle

1:13

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