Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Wednesday's programme..........Abie Philbin Bowman talks to American stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan, the programme takes a look at a new film about James Joyce featuring the music of John McCormack, chat with the author Sebastian Barry about his latest novel “The Temporary Gentleman”, a preview of the forthcoming tv series "Fargo" and acclaimed film-maker Josh Oppenheimer talks about his documentary "The Act Of Killing".

    Arena Monday 9 December 2013


    Arena Monday December 9th 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.


    Book Review - A la Recherche du Temps Perdu

    Dave Lordan reviews A la Recherche du Temps Perdu (In Search of Lost Time) by Marcel Proust with Seán Rocks. The book was first published 100 years ago and is in seven volumes.


    Classic Movie - The Thing

    John Byrne discusses this week's Classic Movie 'The Thing' from 1982 starring Kurt Russell with Seán Rocks.


    Arena Monday 9th December 2013 - Full Programme

    Abie Philbin Bowman with Arts News, Evelyn O'Rourke at the Anchorman 2 Premiere, Dave Lordan on Proust's 'A la Recherche du Temps Perdu', 'Snow Finally Came' from Arena's New Planet Cabaret and John Byrne on this week's Classic Movie - 'The Thing' from 1982.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: U Got the Look
      Composer: Prince
      Performer(s): Prince
      Album: The Very Best of Prince, B0031BW6WU
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • Title: Rock Steady
      Composer: Aretha Franklin
      Performer(s): ARETHA FRANKLIN
      Album: Respect - The Very Best of Aretha Franklin, Rhino Atlantic, B0029AJL40
      Duration: 0:01:43
    • Title: Freddy's Dead
      Composer: Curtis Mayfield
      Performer(s): CURTIS MAYFIELD
      Album: Freddy's Dead and Other Hits, Rhino Flashback, B00004T07L
      Duration: 0:01:17

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