Arena Thursday 13 February 2014

coming up on Friday's show.....films for review include the "The Magnificent Seven" protecting the underdog, a childhood friendship put in danger by irritating adults in "Little Men" and Irish troops battling mercenaries in the Congo during "The Siege of Jadotville" and the latest albums from David Bowie's back catalogue, Billy Bragg and Warpaint

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

New Film Reviews

New Film Reviews

Three new movies out this week, the World War 2 drama, Monuments Men, British underdog comedy Dance-off, Cuban Fury, and a classic story of Boy Meets Laptop, 'Her'.

The Cork Spring Poetry Festival.

The Cork Spring Poetry Festival.

The festival is organised by the Munster Literature Centre and is based at the Cork Arts Theatre. The festival started yesterday and continues until Saturday night and features readings, workshops, book launches and even a film event. Kathy D'arcy loves her local poetry festival and joins Sean from RTE Cork. www.Corkpoetryfest.net

The Life and Times of New York's Legendary Chelsea Hotel

The Life and Times of New York's Legendary Chelsea Hotel

Jim Carroll joins Sean to review Inside the Dream Palace: The Life and Times of New York's Legendary Chelsea Hotel a new book by Sherill Tippins that attempts to capture life as it was lived inside the Chelsea

Music Played on the Show

The Last Thing On My Mind

The Last Thing On My Mind

Stark Sands With Punch Brothers

3:46

Visions Of Johanna

Visions Of Johanna

Bob Dylan

7:40

Chelsea Hotel

Chelsea Hotel

Leonard Cohen

3:04

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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