Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Friday's programme we took a look at the issue of ageing and facing our mortality in the arts. What types of artistic expression do people take comfort in as they age? And are their particular works we can turn to to help us face our own mortality? Panelists were  the poet Nuala Ní Chonchúir, playwright Shaun Dunne, author Michele Forbes and music broadcaster Bernard Clarke.

    on Easter Monday Arena celebrates this year's One City One Book with an evening of poetry and song. 'If Ever You Go: A Map of Dublin in Poetry and Song" is a collection of poems, ballads and songs about Dublin. Panellists including RTÉ 2fm DJ Rick O'Shea, actor Phelim Drew, musicians Lisa Hannigan and Colin Reid, poets Pat Boran, Melissa Kavanagh and Enda Wyley explain what Dublin means to them.

    Arena Friday 20 December 2013

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    Who are the Greatest Singers of All Time?

    Full programme discussing 'Divine Voices' including Maria Callas, Janet Baker, Julie Andrews, Robert Plant & Alison Krauss - Bernard Clarke from Lyric FM, Noirin Ni Riain and David Agler, Wexford Opera Festival join Sean Rocks to discuss.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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