Arena Thursday 24 October 2013

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena Thursday 24th October 2013

Arena Thursday 24th October 2013

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Arts News

Arts News

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

Bram Stoker Festival

Bram Stoker Festival

Author Darren Shan and Film Historian Robert J.E. Simpson on this weekend's Bram Stoker Festival full event details on www.bramstokerfestival.com.

Loves - Jack McGouran

Loves - Jack McGouran

The GuinnessJazz Festival takes place in Cork this weekend - Artistic Director Jack McGouran on one of his 'Loves' - the Swedish jazz trio EST. The website for further information is www.guinnessjazzfestival.com.

Morrissey Autobiography

Morrissey Autobiography

Dr. Eoin Devereaux on 'Autobiography' by Morrissey which is published by Penguin Classics

Edmar Castaneda

Edmar Castaneda

Evelyn O'Rourke with Columbian Harpist Edmar Castaneda who is currently on a music network tour of Ireland - www.musicnetwork.ie for tour dates.

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Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Yvonne Nolan and Simon Maher review this week's new film releases Ender's Game, Bad Grandpa and Closed Circuit with Seán Rocks.

Arena Thursday 24th October 2013 - Full programme

Music Played on the Show

There Is A Light That Never Goes Out

There Is A Light That Never Goes Out

The Smiths

4:15

Night Dries Like Ink

Night Dries Like Ink

Little Bear

3:54

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