Arena Tuesday 17 December 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 Tuesday 17th December 2013

Arena Tuesday 17th 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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Pony Panto

Pony Panto

Leonie McDonagh on 'Pony Panto' at Project Arts Centre in Dublin from Thursday December 19th - www.projectartscentre.ie.

Live Music - Ronan O'Snodaigh & The Occasionals

Live Music - Ronan O'Snodaigh & The Occasionals

Ronan O'Snodaigh & The Occasionals perform Seod (Jewel) live in studio. The band's new album is called 'Sos' and they play the Dublin Docklands Christmas Festival on Sunday December 22nd.

Poet Stephen Murray

Poet Stephen Murray

Clare-based poet Stephen Murray on his latest collection 'On Corkscrew Hill' which is Published by Salmon Poetry.

J.C. Chandor

J.C. Chandor

Abie Philbin Bowman with J.C. Chandor, Director of the film 'All Is Lost' starring Robert Redford.

Live Music - Garret Baker and the Random Nouns

Live Music - Garret Baker and the Random Nouns

Garret Baker and the Random Nouns perform 'Delirium Tremens' and 'The Ballad of Patrick and Rita' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. www.garretbaker.bandcamp.com for full details.

Book - Sleigh Rides, Jingle Bells and Silent Nights

Book - Sleigh Rides, Jingle Bells and Silent Nights

John Byrne on the book 'Sleigh Rides, Jingle Bells and Silent Nights: A Cultural History of American Christmas Songs' by Ronald Lankford which is Published by University Press of Florida.

Arena Tuesday 17th December - Full Programme

Alan Corr of RTE Ten with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News, Leonie McDonagh on Pony Panto, Poet Stephen Murray on his collection 'On Corkscrew Hill' and J.C. Chandor Director os 'All Is Lost' starring Robert Redford.

Music Played on the Show

Seod

Seod

Ronan O'Snodaigh And The Occasionals

4:09

Delirium Tremens

Delirium Tremens

Garret Baker And The Random Nouns

5:11

The Ballad Of Patrick And Rita

The Ballad Of Patrick And Rita

Garret Baker And The Random Nouns

3:15

White Christmas

White Christmas

Bing Crosby

3:03

Jingle Bells

Jingle Bells

Willie Nelson

1:07

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