Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Friday's show....a new case brings a depressed and disgraced Sherlock Holmes out of hiding in "Art In The Blood" by Bonnie MacBird, artist Rita Duffy recreates a shop owned by Proclamation signatoryTom Clarke in an examination of how ordinary objects can become ‘souvenirs’ after a significant event like 1916, plus reviews of the latest albums from Beyoncé, Brian Eno and Travis

    on Bank Holiday Monday.....a special to mark International Labour Day, celebrating the art, music, theatre and books created on the theme of work and labour in the company of arts journalist Sinead Gleeson, poet Dave Lordan, singer Barry Gleeson and author Lisa McInerney

    Arena Monday 3 March 2014

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    Bark - Lorrie Moore

    Bark is a new collection of short stories from American author Lorrie Moore. The eight stories deal with love, loss and middle age. Nuala Ni Chonchuir has been reading them for us and joins Sean
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    Ammhrain Nua i nGaeilge - Enda Reilly

    This week marks the start of Seachtain na Gaelige and musician Enda Reilly has just released his first album of Irish language songs entitled, Ammhrain Nua i nGaeilge - he chats to Sean about his music and Seachtain Na Gaeilge
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    Faith

    Faith is a new play from Guna Nua Theatre. It deals with a man who has been made redundant and how he and his family cope with the challenges they face playwright Paul Meade who joins Sean. www.gunanua.com
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    Classic Movie - Baby It's You (1983)

    Tonight' s film is 'Baby It's You' a romance made by John Sayles in 1983 but telling a story of 1960s America - Diane Negra tell Sean why this is a classic.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Mol An Aimsir
      Composer: E Reilly
      Performer(s): Enda Reilly
      Performer(s): Enda Reilly
      Album: Amhráin Nua I Ngaeilge: New Songs In Irish, Enda de Road Records, EDRD004
      Duration: 2:49
    • Title: An Nasc Nua
      Composer: E Reilly
      Performer(s): Enda Reilly
      Performer(s): Enda Reilly
      Album: Amhráin Nua I Ngaeilge: New Songs In Irish, Enda de Road Records, EDRD 004
      Duration: 2:50
    • Title: Magic
      Composer: Berryman/Buckland/Martin/Champion
      Performer(s): Coldplay
      Performer(s): Coldplay
      Album: Ghost Stories, 825646305919
      Duration: 5:00

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