Arena Friday 18 April 2014

coming up on Friday's show.....films for review include the "The Magnificent Seven" protecting the underdog, a childhood friendship put in danger by irritating adults in "Little Men" and Irish troops battling mercenaries in the Congo during "The Siege of Jadotville" and the latest albums from David Bowie's back catalogue, Billy Bragg and Warpaint

Arena

Arena

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Mortality and the arts

Mortality and the arts

a look at the the types of artistic expression people take comfort in as they age. And are their particular works we can turn to to help us face our own mortality? Panelists include the poet Nuala Ní Chonchúir, playwright Shaun Dunne, author Michele Forbes and music broadcaster Bernard Clarke

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Dove Sono -- The Marriage Of Figaro

Dove Sono -- The Marriage Of Figaro

Cheryl Struder (Soprano)

4:03

I'M Your Man

I'M Your Man

Leonard Cohen (Vocal/Gtr)

2:34

Moments Of Pleasure

Moments Of Pleasure

Kate Bush

5:15

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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