Arena Monday 20 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 Monday 20th January 2014

Arena Monday 20th January 2014

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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Is The Abbey Theatre a World Class Theatre?

Is The Abbey Theatre a World Class Theatre?

The question 'Is the Abbey Theatre a World Class Theatre?' was put to a panel of experts. Abbey Theatre Artisitic Director Fiach Mac Conghail responds to the findings.

Fintan O'Toole

Fintan O'Toole

Fintan O'Toole of The Irish Times on the coverage of the Abbey Theatre review findings in the newspaper itself.

Artist Sean Hillen

Artist Sean Hillen

Artist Sean Hillen on his exhibition 'Holes in Heaven' at Dublin's Oliver Sears Gallery - www.oliversearsgallery.com.

TV - Girls

TV - Girls

Roe McDermott on the 3rd season of the acclaimed HBO series 'Girls' which starts on Sky Atlantic on Monday January 20th at 10pm.

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Classic Movie - Naked

Classic Movie - Naked

Ruth Barton discusses tonight's Classic Movie 'Naked' from 1993, Directed by Mike Leigh and starring David Thewliss.

Arena Monday 20th January 2014 - Full Programme

Fiach Mac Conghail of The Abbey Theatre and Fintan O'Toole of The Irish Times on 'Is The Abbey Theatre a World Class Theatre?', Artist Sean Hillen on his exhibition 'Holes in Heaven', Roe McDermott on the HBO series 'Girls' and Ruth Barton on this week's Classic Movie 'Naked' starring David Thewliss.

Music Played on the Show

The Classic

The Classic

Joan As Police Woman

3:39

Everyday Robots

Everyday Robots

Damon Albarn

3:55

Friends In Low Places

Friends In Low Places

Garth Brooks

4:14

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