Arena Wednesday 12 February 2014

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

Arena

Arena

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Ian McShane In Cuban Fury

Ian McShane In Cuban Fury

From 'Lovejoy' to 'Deadwood', and 'Sexy Beast' to 'Pirates of the Caribbean', Ian McShane is an actor known for both his versatility and his ability to play a mean baddie he joins Sean to chat about his new film Cuban Fury

Stuart Skelton

Stuart Skelton

Stuart Skelton is acknowledged as one of the finest heldentenors of his generation and on Sunday, February 23rd, he will perform the title role in Benjamin Britten's opera 'Peter Grimes'and this will be streamed live into 250 cinemas across the UK and select screens worldwide on 23 February 2013 - including Ireland. Stuart Skelton joins Sean to Discuss

Leaders of Men in Session

Leaders of Men in Session

Leaders of Menplay live in session. Upstairs in Whelans on Thursday, March 6th. Tickets available from ticketmaster.ie And for more information on the band, visit their facebook page.

Music Played on the Show

The Classic

The Classic

Joan As Police Woman

3:39

Digital Witness

Digital Witness

St Vincent

3:23

For Want Of A Better Word

For Want Of A Better Word

Leaders Of Men

2:40

In Case The World Forgets Me

In Case The World Forgets Me

Leaders Of Men

4:45

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