Arena Thursday 1 May 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

Daily arts and popular culture show.

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Arts News

with Alan Corr - the 62nd All Ireland Drama Festival opens tonight in Athlone, the priest seen online performing a special version of 'Hallelujah' at a wedding Fr Ray Kelly has had offers from record companies, Baz Luhrmann may be making a new biopic of Elvis

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Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Eithne Shortall and Chris Wasser review "Pompeii", "Plastic" and "Run & Jump"

Daft Punk biography

Daft Punk biography

Jim Carroll reviews a new book "Daft Punk: A Trip Inside The Pyramid" by Dina Santorelli, published by St Martins' Press

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Theatre Review

Theatre Review

Sophie Gorman reviews the production of Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night” at the Abbey Theatre

We Cut Corners

We Cut Corners

An interview with John Duignan and Conall O'Breachain of Irish band We Cut Corners

Official website at www.wecutcorners.net

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Get Lucky

Get Lucky

Daft Punk Feat Pharrell Williams

4:24

Da Funk

Da Funk

Daft Punk

1:24

One More Time

One More Time

Daft Punk

1:37

Wallflowers

Wallflowers

We Cut Corners

2:40

Ykk

Ykk

We Cut Corners

2:34

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