Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    Friday's show is a Culture Night special, with three hours of entertainment live from the heart of Dublin city centre - music, literature, poetry, drama.....tune in from 7pm - 10pm and join Sean Rocks and John Kelly as they bring you all the atmosphere from tonight's Culture Night celebrations from Temple Bar in Dublin

    Monday's programme will be a public interview with acclaimed author Martin Amis, recorded in front of a live audience at the recent  'Mountains to Sea' book festival

    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

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:21
      Title: From Eden
      Composer: Andrew Hozier Byrne
      Performer(s): Hozier
      Performer(s): Hozier
      Album: From Eden - EP
      Duration: 3:39
    • Title: Lida + The Swan
      Composer: Siobhan Cleary
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Album: info n/a
      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
      Album: info n/a
      Duration: 1:02
    • Title: Legerdemain
      Composer: Raymond Deane
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Album: info n/a
      Duration: 0:39
    • Title: The Forge
      Composer: Michael Houlahan
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Performer(s): Therese Fahy
      Album: info n/a
      Duration: 1:47

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