Arena With Seán Rocks

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    coming up on Friday's show....Kay Sheehy's run-down of the shortlist for the International Dublin Literary Award continues with "Lila" by Marilynne Robinson, Marina Carr and Rachel West, judges for this year's PJ O'Connor Award for Radio Drama, the newly-appointed Ireland Professor of Poetry 2016 and the latest albums from Beth Orton, Robert Glasper reinterpreting Miles Davis and Catfish & The Bottlemen

    Arena Wednesday 5 March 2014

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    Barrie Cooke Remembered

    Declan Long remembers the artist Barrie Cooke who sadly passed away today.
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    The Stag - Director John Butler

    Director of the new Irish film The Stag, John Butler joins Sean in studio.
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    Handprint

    The collection Handprint will be performed as part of the New Music Dublin festival this weekend. Pianist Therese Fahy joins Sean in Studio to perform some of the pieces
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    Cleaners

    Colm Maher's new comedy Cleaners opens at the Axis Theatre in Ballymun next week. It's set in a high class Dublin hotel where customers leave wads of cash lying around but complain if the mini-bar is messy. Colm joins Sean in studio.
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    Joanne Spain - Search for a Bestseller

    Joanne Spain has been shortlisted for Richard and Judy's Search for a Bestseller competition for her crime fiction book, With Our Blessing

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:21
      Title: From Eden
      Composer: Andrew Hozier Byrne
      Performer(s): Hozier
      Performer(s): Hozier
      Album: From Eden - EP, Not Available, Not Available
      Duration: 3:39
    • Title: Lida + The Swan
      Composer: Siobhan Cleary
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Duration: 1:43
    • Title: Oh What A World
      Composer: Rufus Wainwright
      Performer(s): Rufus Wainwright
      Performer(s): Rufus Wainwright
      Album: Want One (UK Version)
      Duration: 4:37
    • Title: Waiting For Riad
      Composer: Bill Whelan
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Duration: 1:02
    • Title: Legerdemain
      Composer: Raymond Deane
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Duration: 0:39
    • Title: The Forge
      Composer: Michael Houlahan
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Duration: 1:47

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