Arena Monday 27 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 27th January 2014

Arena Monday 27th 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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Limerick City of Culture

Limerick City of Culture

Mike Fitzpatrick, Interim Head of Limerick City of Culture joins Seán Rocks - www.limerickcityofculture.ie.

Live Music - The Mighty Stef

Live Music - The Mighty Stef

The Mighty Stef performs 'A Song for a Blind Girl' live in studio. The band play Whelan's of Wexford Street in Dublin on Friday January 31st.

Theatre - A Tender Thing

Theatre - A Tender Thing

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on 'A Tender Thing' at Dublin's Project Arts Centre - www.projectartscentre.ie.

Torment Saint: The Life of Elliott Smith

Torment Saint: The Life of Elliott Smith

Jim Carroll on the book Torment Saint: The Life of Elliott Smith by William Todd Schultz. The Publishers are Bloomsbury.

Classic Movie - The Lady Eve

Classic Movie - The Lady Eve

Tony Tracy discusses this week's Classic Movie 'The Lady Eve' from 1941 starring Henry Fonda and Barbara Stanwyck with Seán Rocks.

Arena Monday 27th January - Full Programme

Alan Corr with Arts and Entertainment News, Mike Fitzpatrick on Limerick City of Culture, Evelyn O'Rourke reports on 'A Tender Thing' at Dublin's Project Arts Centre and Tony Tracy on this week's Classic Movie 'The Lady Eve'.

Music Played on the Show

A Song For A Blind Girl

A Song For A Blind Girl

The Mighty Stef

5:42

Miss Misery

Miss Misery

Elliott Smith

3:07

Waltz #2 (Xo)

Waltz #2 (Xo)

Elliott Smith

1:53

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