Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Wednesday's show.....everybody's favourite vampire and a classic since he was created by Irishman Bram Stoker in 1897, Count Dracula gets a makeover in the new film 'Dracula Untold', there's a review of the Booker-nominated novel "How To Be Both" by Ali Smith and chat with the band Carriages ahead of their appearance at the Hard Working Class Heroes festival

    Arena Friday 7 March 2014

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    'Agnes' - Director David Bolger

    A show which opens in the Project Arts Centre next week, celebrates the life of cabaret artist Agnes Bernelle. The man behind the show called Agnes is David Bolger of Cois Ceim Dance Company and he spoke to Seán Rocks about her life.

    Cois Ceim’s Agnes, directed by David Bolger opens at the Project Arts Centre on 15th March with previews on 13th and 14th. projectartscentre.ie is the website.

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    Book Review: 'We are all completely beside ourselves' by Karen Joy Fowler.

    Sinead Gleeson reviews Karen Joy Fowler's latest book 'We are all completely beside ourselves' which is published by Serpent's Tail.

    Karen Joy Fowler pictured above.

    Sinead Gleeson reviewd 'We are all completely beside ourselves' for Arena.

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    Album Review with Edel Coffey and John Meagher.

    Edel Coffey and John Meagher have been listening to The Take Off and Landing of Everything from Elbow, The Classic from Joan as Policewoman, and A Perfect Contradiction from Paloma Faith.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: New York Morning
      Performer(s): Elbow
      Performer(s): Elbow
      Album: The Take Off and Landing of Everything
      Duration: 3:32
    • Title: The Classic
      Performer(s): Joan As Police Woman
      Performer(s): Joan As Police Woman
      Album: The Classic
      Duration: 3:39

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