Arena Wednesday 13 November 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 Wednesday 13th November 2013

Arena Wednesday 13th November 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

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

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Paul McGuinness Resigns

Paul McGuinness Resigns

Jim Carroll on the resignation of Paul McGuinness as U2 Manager.

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Parnell : A Novel

Parnell : A Novel

Brian Cregan on his debut work of fiction 'Parnell - A Novel' which is Published by The History Press.

JFK in Popular Culture

JFK in Popular Culture

As the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy approaches, Abie Philbin Bowman looks at references to JFK in popular culture.

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Poetry - Phil Lynch

Poetry - Phil Lynch

Phil Lynch of The Dublin Writer's Forum reads his poem 'Guernica'.

Throwing Muses Album

Throwing Muses Album

Sinead Gleeson on the new Throwing Muses part album and book Purgatory / Paradise.

Arena Wednesday 13th November 2013 - Full Programme

Alan Corr of RTE Ten with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News, Jim Carroll on the resignation of Paul McGuinness as U2 Manager, Brian Cregan on his debut book 'Parnell - A Novel' and Poet Phil Lynch with his poem 'Guernica'.

Music Played on the Show

With Or Without You

With Or Without You

U2

5:07

The Day John Kennedy Died

The Day John Kennedy Died

Lou Reed

1:46

Sleepwalker

Sleepwalker

Throwing Muses

1:18

Sun Ray Venus

Sun Ray Venus

Throwing Muses

3:07

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