Arena Thursday 5 December 2013

coming up on Friday's show....a special on "Fermata: Writings Inspired by Music", a new anthology which explores the connection between music and the written word...Fairytale of New York, Hofstetter's Serenade and Blueberry Hill - just some of the hits which have provided inspiration for poets and writers through the decades

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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 Thursday 5th December 2013

Arena Thursday 5th December 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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Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Simon Maher and Edel Coffey review this week's films Nebraska, Kill Your Darlings and The Swell Season with Seán Rocks.

Book Review - Susan Hill

Book Review - Susan Hill

Antonia Harte review Black Sheep by Susan Hill which is Published by Chatto and Windus.

Artist John Morris

Artist John Morris

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on Artist-In-Residence John Morris who lived and worked at Dublin's Gibson Hotel - his works are currently hanging on the hotel walls and all are welcome to take a look.

Carlos Andrés Gómez

Carlos Andrés Gómez

Carlos Andrés Gómez on his one-man show 'Man Up' which will be performed at Axis Arts Centre, Ballymun on the 13th and 14th of December. His memoir is entitled, 'Man Up: 'Cracking the Code of Modern Manhood'. Full Details at www.carlosLive.com.

Arena Thursday 5th December 2013 - Full Programme

Alan Corr with Arts News, reviews of the films Nebraska, Kill Your Darlings and The Swell Season and the book Black Sheep by Susan Hill, Evelyn O'Rourke on Artist John Morris and Carlos Andres Gomez on his show 'Man Up'.

Music Played on the Show

Glacier (Radio Edit)

Glacier (Radio Edit)

John Grant

4:02

Oh My Lord

Oh My Lord

Steve Mason

3:20

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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