Arena Wednesday 4 December 2013

coming up on Friday's show.....films for review include the "The Magnificent Seven" protecting the underdog, a childhood friendship put in danger by irritating adults in "Little Men" and Irish troops battling mercenaries in the Congo during "The Siege of Jadotville" and the latest albums from David Bowie's back catalogue, Billy Bragg and Warpaint

Arena Wednesday December 4th 2013

Arena Wednesday December 4th 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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Daniel Radcliffe & Dane De Haan

Daniel Radcliffe & Dane De Haan

Daniel Radcliffe & Dane De Haan on their new film 'Kill Your Darlings' which is released in Ireland on Friday December 6th.

Theatre Review - Pride and Prejudice

Theatre Review - Pride and Prejudice

Sophie Gorman reviews 'Pride and Prejudice' at Dublin's Gate Theatre - www.gatetheatre.ie.

New Planet Cabaret - Sarah Maria Griffin

New Planet Cabaret - Sarah Maria Griffin

Sarah Maria Griffin reads her poem 'Amy Winehouse' from Arena's Anthology 'New Planet Cabaret'. All proceeds from the sale of the book will go to the Writers In Schools Project which is funded by Poetry Ireland.

Author Diarmuid O'Conghaile

Author Diarmuid O'Conghaile

Author Diarmuid O'Conghaile on his debut novel 'Being Alexander' which is Published by New Island.

Ballymun Sing

Ballymun Sing

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on last minute preparations for the 'Ballymun - Sing' project with Allen Leech. The Christmas concert featuring The Ballymun choir and the National Chamber Choir will take place in Axis Ballymun on Thursday December 12th at 8pm - www.axis-ballymun.ie.

Live Music - Dúlra

Live Music - Dúlra

Dúlra perform 'Christmas Day Is Come' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. The Wexford Carols is being supported by a Deis Award for Traditional Arts from the Arts Council. The concerts will take place in the Droichead Arts Centre, Drogheda on Friday 6th Dec and in the Kevin Barry Room of the National Concert Hall on Saturday 7th December.

Arena Wednesday December 4th - Full Programme

Alan Corr with Arts and Entertainment News, Daniel Radcliffe and Dane De Haan on their new film 'Kill Your Darlings', a review of 'Pride and Prejudice' at Dublin's Gate Theatre, Sarah Maria Griffin reads her poem 'Amy Winehouse drinks herself to death while watching YouTube videos of herself in a hotel room' from Arena's New Planet Cabaret, Diarmuid O'Conghaile on his new novel 'Being Alexander', Evelyn O'Rourke on the 'Ballymun Sing' project and live music from Dúlra.

Music Played on the Show

Sonsick

Sonsick

San Fermin

4:10

Christmas Day Is Come

Christmas Day Is Come

Dúlra

3:09

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