Arena Wednesday 15 January 2014

coming up on Friday's show....a special on "Fermata: Writings Inspired by Music", a new anthology which explores the connection between music and the written word...Fairytale of New York, Hofstetter's Serenade and Blueberry Hill - just some of the hits which have provided inspiration for poets and writers through the decades

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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 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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