Arena Monday 10 March 2014
coming up on Tuesday's show....a review of "Live Cinema and It’s Techniques" by Francis Ford Coppola, the life of sean nós singer Joe Heaney is the subject of the film "The Song of Granite", a preview of what we can expect to see at the Dublin Gallery Weekend and the 25th anniversary of the REM album "Automatic For The People"
' Conservatory' At The Abbey
Michael West's play Conservatory at the Abbey opens with an old couple sitting together in a darkened house. He drinks. She knits and does the crossword. They've been married for more than forty years, and Michael joined Seán in studio to tell us more about this couple. Conservatory opens at the Abbey on Wednesday and runs to the 12th April.
'All That Is Solid Melts' by Darragh McKeon
Darragh McKeon's debut novel 'All That Is Solid Melts Into Air' looks at the subject of the dying days of the Soviet Union in the months following the Chernobyl disaster who also has a special realtionship with Chernobyl. 'All That Is Solid Melts' by Darragh McKeon is published by Viking Penguin.
Author Darragh Mc Keon pictured above.