Arena Wednesday 30 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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with Alan Corr - campaign underway to name Cork Airport after Rory Gallagher, the 20th anniversary of the first performance of Riverdance, the death of film star Bob Hoskins   

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Bob Hoskins RIP

Bob Hoskins RIP

Ruth Barton remembers the film career of Bob Hoskins RIP, who died today aged 71

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Nuala Ní Chonchúir, author

Nuala Ní Chonchúir, author

the author Nuala Ní Chonchúir talks about how time spent in the north of Scotland inspired her latest novel "The Closet Of Savage Mementos", published by New Island Books    

Official website at www.nualanichonchuir.com

Visual Arts in Drogheda

Visual Arts in Drogheda

Declan Long reports on an exhibition about the home called ‘Reframing The Domestic In Irish Art’ currently on show at the Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda

Official website at www.highlanes.ie

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Carmen, singer/songwriter

Carmen, singer/songwriter

an interview with singer/songwriter Carmen

Official website at www.carmenofficial.com

Tarzan on film

Tarzan on film

Chris Wasser looks at the various depictions of Tarzan on film, starting in 1918 up to the animated version about to hit screens

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Music Played on the Show

Take This Dance

Take This Dance

Carmen

3:48

Promises

Promises

Carmen

4:16

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