Arena Tuesday 17 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 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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