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    on Wednesday's programme..........Abie Philbin Bowman talks to American stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan, the programme takes a look at a new film about James Joyce featuring the music of John McCormack, chat with the author Sebastian Barry about his latest novel “The Temporary Gentleman”, a preview of the forthcoming tv series "Fargo" and acclaimed film-maker Josh Oppenheimer talks about his documentary "The Act Of Killing".

    Arena Monday 20 January 2014


    Arena Monday 20th January 2014

    Daily arts and popular culture show.


    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.


    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.


    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.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: The Classic
      Composer: Wasser
      Performer(s): Joan As Police Woman
      Album: Real Life , Pias , JAPW1
      Duration: 0:03:52
    • Title: Everyday Robots
      Composer: Damon Albarn
      Performer(s): Damon Albarn
      Album: Everyday Robots , Parlophone , B00HYFQE7M
      Duration: 0:01:12
    • Title: Friends In Low Places
      Composer: Blackwell/Lee
      Performer(s): Garth Brooks
      Album: No Fences (Recordno: Cdp7955032) , Emi , CDP7955032
      Duration: 0:04:14

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