Arena Wednesday 15 January 2014

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 Wednesday January 15th 2014

Arena Wednesday January 15th 2014

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Alan Corr of RTE Ten with tonight's Arts & Entertainment News.

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Author Christos Tsiolkas

Author Christos Tsiolkas

Author Christos Tsiolkas on his new book 'Barracuda' which is Published by Tuskar Rock Press. Christos Tsiolkas will be in conversation with Nadine O'Regan at Dublin's Pavilion Theatre on Friday January 17th at 8pm - www.paviliontheatre.ie.

Artist Willie Doherty

Artist Willie Doherty

Turner-Nominated Artist Willie Doherty on his latest exhibition 'Remains' at Dublin's Kerlin Gallery with voiceover by Adrian Dunbar - www.kerlin.ie for further information.

Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves

Joe Griffin on why he likes Keanu Reeves.

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Abbey Symposium

Abbey Symposium

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on The Abbey Theatre Dublin's 'The Theatre of Memory' - www.abbeytheatre.ie for full details.

MacBeth Review

MacBeth Review

Sophie Gorman reviews 'Macbeth' at Dublin's Smock Alley Boys School on Exchange Street - the production runs until Saturday January 25th.

Arena Wednesday 15th January 2014 - Full Programme

Arts News with Alan Corr, Author Christos Tsiolkas on his book 'Barracuda', Artist Willie Doherty on his exhibition 'Remains', Joe Griffin on Keanu Reeves, Evelyn O'Rourke on The Abbey Theatre's 'Theatre of Memory' Symposium and a review of MacBeth at Smock Alley.

Music Played on the Show

My Number (Radio Edit)

My Number (Radio Edit)

Foals

3:52

He's Running Through My Eyes

He's Running Through My Eyes

Julia Holter

2:16

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