Arena Monday 20 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 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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