Arena Tuesday 29 October 2013

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

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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 Tuesday 29th October 2013

Arena Tuesday 29th October 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

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

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Theatre - Beatle Mal

Theatre - Beatle Mal

Nik Wood - Jones on 'Beatle Mal' his one-man play about Mal Evans, roadie to The Beatles. Performances are on Thursday 31st October and November 1st at The Mill Theatre in Dundrum and Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th November at Dublin's Smock Alley Theatre - www.beatlemal.com.

Stephen Johnson & The RTE National Symphony Orchestra

Stephen Johnson & The RTE National Symphony Orchestra

BBC Broadcaster Stephen Johnson on 'Inside The Music' with the RTE National Symphony Orchestra which will take place on Sunday November 3rd at The National Concert Hall in Dublin - www.rte.ie/orchestras.

Comic Books into Movies

Comic Books into Movies

Chris Wasser on comic books that have been turned into films. This week sees the release of 'Thor: The Dark World'.

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Jazz Summers

Jazz Summers

Jim Carroll on 'Big Life' by music guru Jazz Summers who was responsible for such acts as Wham, Yazz and Snow Patrol. The Publishers are Quartet Books.

Music Played on the Show

Where Can I Go

Where Can I Go

Laura Marling

3:55

Careless Whisper

Careless Whisper

George Michael

5:14

The Only Way Is Up

The Only Way Is Up

Yazz

4:10

Run

Run

Snow Patrol

4:32

Free

Free

Rudimental Feat Emeli Sande

3:23

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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