Arena Friday 13 December 2013

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

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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 Friday 13th December 2013

Arena Friday 13th 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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Director Brad Bernstein

Director Brad Bernstein

Brad Bernstein, Director, Writer and Producer of 'Far Out Isn't Far Enough - The Tomi Ungerer Story' joins Seán Rocks.

Fu Manchu

Fu Manchu

John Byrne on the book 'Serial Fu Manchu: The Chinese Supervillain and the Spread of Yellow Peril Ideology' by Ruth Mayer which is published by Temple University Press.

The Palestrina Choir

The Palestrina Choir

The Palestrina Choir perform 'In The Bleak Midwinter'

Albums of 2013

Albums of 2013

Edel Coffey and Alan Corr with their choices for albums of the year 2013.

Arena Friday 13th December 2013 - Full Programme

Alan Corr with Arts and Entertainment News, Brad Bernstein, Director of the film 'Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story' and John Byrne on the book 'The Serial Fu Manchu: The Chinese Supervillain'.

Music Played on the Show

Pretty Hurts

Pretty Hurts

Beyonce

4:14

In The Bleak Midwinter

In The Bleak Midwinter

The Palestrina Choir

2:21

Black Skinhead

Black Skinhead

Kanye West

3:22

Don't Save Me

Don't Save Me

Haim

3:45

Heavenfaced

Heavenfaced

The National

4:21

Back To The Middle

Back To The Middle

Deerhunter

2:35

She Found Now

She Found Now

My Bloody Valentine

5:03

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