Arena Wednesday 27 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 November 27th 2013

Arena Wednesday November 27th 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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Stephen Rea

Stephen Rea

Stephen Rea on his role in Sam Shepard's 'A Particle of Dread: Oedipus Variations' at Derry's Playhouse. The play opens on Thursday November 28th and runs until December 7th.

Carrie

Carrie

Roe McDermott on the enduring appeal of Stephen King's Carrie ahead of the release of the new film version directed by Brian De Palma.

Live Music - Sullivan and Gold

Live Music - Sullivan and Gold

Sullivan and Gold perform 'Run Faster' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks.

The Colleen Bawn

The Colleen Bawn

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on rehearsals for Druid Theatre's new production of Boucicault's 'The Colleen Bawn.' The show opens on December 5th - further informatiojn on www.druid.ie.

Tom Mathews - No Return Game

Tom Mathews - No Return Game

Tom Mathews on his latest poetry collection 'No Return Game' which is Published by Dedalus Press.

Arena Wednesday 27th November 2013 - Full Programme

Stephen Rea on Oedipus Variations at Derry's Playhouse, Roe McDermott on Carrie, Evelyn O'Rourke on Druid's 'The Colleen Bawn' and Tom Mathews on his latest collection of poetry 'No Return Game'.

Music Played on the Show

Suddenly

Suddenly

Anna Calvi

3:47

Run Faster

Run Faster

Sullivan And Gold

3:56

Forever

Forever

Haim

4:05

I'M Not A Young Man Anymore

I'M Not A Young Man Anymore

The Velvet Underground

1:58

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