Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Friday's show....a new case brings a depressed and disgraced Sherlock Holmes out of hiding in "Art In The Blood" by Bonnie MacBird, artist Rita Duffy recreates a shop owned by Proclamation signatoryTom Clarke in an examination of how ordinary objects can become ‘souvenirs’ after a significant event like 1916, plus reviews of the latest albums from Beyoncé, Brian Eno and Travis

    on Bank Holiday Monday.....a special to mark International Labour Day, celebrating the art, music, theatre and books created on the theme of work and labour in the company of arts journalist Sinead Gleeson, poet Dave Lordan, singer Barry Gleeson and author Lisa McInerney

    Arena Wednesday 16 October 2013


    Arena Wednesday 16th October 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.


    Eileen Gray

    Evelyn O'Rourke profiles acclaimed Designer and Architect Eileen Gray. An exhibition of the work of Eileen Gray is currently on display at Dublin's IMMA and will run until January 19th 2014 -


    Jocelyn Clarke - The First Cosmonaut

    Jocelyn Clarke on Blue Raincoat's production of 'The First Cosmonaut' which will debut at Sligo's Factory Performance Space on Tuesday October 22nd - for full details.


    Arena Wednesday 16th October 2013 - Full Programme

    Alan Corr with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News, Emmet O'Brien on his short film 'A Novel Approach to Dating', Evelyn O'Rourke profiles Eileen Gray, Philip Boyle on his book ' The Boxer's Dreams Of Love', live music from 'God Is An Astronaut' and Jocelyn Clarke on Blue Raincoat's 'The First Cosmonaut'.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Take Me To Church
      Composer: Hozier
      Performer(s): Hozier
      Performer(s): Hozier
      Album: Take Me To Church - EP
      Duration: 4:17
    • Title: Red Moon Lagoon
      Composer: God Is An Astronaut
      Performer(s): God Is An Astronaut
      Performer(s): God Is An Astronaut
      Duration: 4:37

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