Arena Friday 18 April 2014

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

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), Roscoe Beck (Musical Director/Bass), Rafael Bernardo Gayol (Drums), Neil Larsen (Keys), Javier

5:41

Moments Of Pleasure

Moments Of Pleasure

Kate Bush

5:15

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