Arena Tuesday 18 March 2014

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

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Would you like to be in the audience for our special Christmas programme on Tuesday the 20th of December at 6.30pm? The Army No. 1 Band will be joined by soprano Mairead Buicke and members of the New Dublin Voices Choir for some lovely seasonal music.  To apply for tickets to this recording just email by Monday 19th December with your full name, address and number of tickets required to arena@rte.ie 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

The Black Snow - Paul Lynch

The Black Snow - Paul Lynch

Paul Lynch is an Irish author whose second novel The Black Snow tells the story of a farmer in 1940s Donegal whose loyalty to his land has a devastating effect on his family. Paul Lynch join Sean in studio

ADDICTION

ADDICTION

ADDICTION - A public conversation event by Theatre Club & De Paul Ireland takes place at the Project Arts Centre in Dublin from Weds 26th - Fri 28th March. Producer Gemma Collins and artist Lauren Larkin join Sean in studio. www.projectartscentre.ie

Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!

Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!

Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! was director Russ Meyer's most famous film and although it failed on release, it has become a cult classic. A new book about the movie of the same name by Dean J Defino has just been published, John Byrne joins Sean from the Limerick studio to tell us more.

Mahler - Great Composers

Mahler - Great Composers

Bernard Clarke joins Sean in studio to continue his look at the great composers, this week they take a look at Gustav Mahler (1860 - 1911)

Music Played on the Show

Fallinlove2nite

Fallinlove2nite

Prince Featuring Zooey Deschanel

3:33

4th Movement Of Adagietto From 5th Symphony

4th Movement Of Adagietto From 5th Symphony

Unknown

2:23

Lieder Eines Fahrenden Gesellen

Lieder Eines Fahrenden Gesellen

Unknown

1:06

2nd Symphony Of Resurrection

2nd Symphony Of Resurrection

Unknown

1:40

Remix Of 2nd Symphony Of Resurrection

Remix Of 2nd Symphony Of Resurrection

Shameboy

1:47

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