Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Friday's show....Masters of the Glass, celebrating the craft of glass-making in Waterford, Kay Sheehy's reviews of novels on the IMPAC shortlist continues with "Horses of God" and the latest albums from Florence & The Machine, Jamie XX and Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard

    on Monday's show....graphic novel from the Front Line Defenders "The Story of Lucha Castro and Human Rights in Mexico", crime writer Sheena Lambert and Sligo band Moxie, live in session

    Arena Monday 7 April 2014

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    Arts News

    Alan Corr reports on tragic death of Peaches Geldof, highlights of 2014 Kilkenny Arts Festival announced, Mickey Rooney dies aged 93        

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    Book awards

    Irish author Audrey Magee, shortlisted for Bailey’s Prize for Womens Fiction for her debut novel “The Undertaking”

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    Book review

    Eibhear Walshe reviews "From Out Of The City" by John Kelly, published by Dalkey Archive Press

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    Television auditions

    Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the open auditions being held next week for Ros na Rún, the TG4 Irish language soap

     

    If you are interested in taking part in the open auditions taking place next Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th April in Galway, send an email to dara@rosnarun.com or log on to their website rosnarun.com for more

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:35
      Title: Disco//Very
      Performer(s): Warpaint
      Performer(s): Warpaint
      Album: Warpaint
      Duration: 4:17
    • Title: Allemande
      Composer: Js Bach
      Performer(s): Richard Hardwood (Cello)
      Performer(s): Richard Hardwood (Cello)
      Album: info n/a
      Duration: 4:26

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