Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm


Arena Thursday 14 November 2013

coming up on Thursday's show....Dermot Bolger writes about seafaring life in Wexford and wartime Portugal in his latest novel "The Lonely Sea and Sky", innovative and improvisational jazz musicians come together for "Roamer" night and film reviews include Eddie and Patsy wreaking havoc in "Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie", Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart negotiate the world of international espionage in "Central Intelligence" and dealing with horrific memories and our mortality in "No Home Movie"

Arena Thursday November 14th 2013

Arena Thursday November 14th 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show, presented by Evelyn O'Rourke

Arts News

Arts News

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


War Horse - Michael Morpurgo

War Horse - Michael Morpurgo

Michael Morpurgo, Author of War Horse which comes to Dublin's Bord Gais Energy Theatre in March 2014 -

Theatre Review - Brendan at the Chelsea

Theatre Review - Brendan at the Chelsea

Sophie Gorman reviews 'Brendan at the Chelsea' starring Adrian Dunbar which chronicles Brendan Behan's stay at New York's Chelsea Hotel. The play runs at Dublin's Project Arts Centre until Saturday November 16th.

Short Story Collection  - Love, loss and the lives of Women

Short Story Collection - Love, loss and the lives of Women

Sinead Gleeson reviews the short story collection 'The Story - Love, loss and the lives of Women: 100 great short stories ', Edited by Victoria Hislop, which is Published by Head of Zeus.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Sorcha Kenny and Shaun Dunne review this week's new film releases The Butler, Don Jon and The Counsellor with Evelyn O'Rourke.

Arena Thursday 14th November - Full Programme

Alan Corr with Arts and Entertainment News, Michael Morpurgo, Author of 'War Horse', a review of the play 'Brendan at the Chelsea' and the films 'The Butler', 'Don Jon' and 'The Counsellor' and a review of the short story collection 'Love, loss and the lives of Women'.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Do You Remember

Performer(s): Ane Brun

Album: Do You Remember - EP

Duration: 3:22


Title: Dorian

Composer: Agnes Obel

Performer(s): Agnes Obel

Album: Aventine

Duration: 3:53



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