Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Monday 5 May 2014

coming up on Tuesday's show....the programme revealed for this year's Dublin Theatre Festival, Chris Wasser with a guide to some of the best spy films ever made, Gavin Friday's soundscape honouring humanitarian Roger Casement and the latest collection from poet Bernard O'Donoghue

Arena

Arena

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Lynn Barber memoir

Lynn Barber memoir

Edel Coffey reviews “A Curious Career”, the Lynn Barber memoir of her life in writing, published by Bloomsbury

Modern opera

Modern opera

Evelyn O’Rourke reports from rehearsals of the John Adams opera “Nixon In China” which is coming to the Bord Gáis Theatre this weekend

Full details at http://bordgaisenergytheatre.ie 

Essay

Essay

Sonya Kelly essay on how a library can be a very noisy place

KH Rogers, author

KH Rogers, author

Abie Philbin Bowman talks to Irish author KH Rogers about his first novel "To Tame A Mighty Tyger", a thriller about climate change

(available on Amazon and www.totameamightytyger.com)

The Beastie Boys

The Beastie Boys

Jim Carroll celebrates The Beastie Boys – the 20th anniversary of the release of their album “Ill Communication” and 2 years since founder-member Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch died

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Music Played on the Show

00:00

Title: Red Eyes

Composer: Adam Granduciel

Performer(s): The War On Drugs

Album: Lost In the Dream

Duration: 4:55

00:00

Title: Sure Shot

Composer: Beastie Boys/caldato/fite/steig

Performer(s): Beastie Boys

Album: Solid Gold Hits

Duration: 3:33

00:00

Title: Sabotage

Composer: Beastie Boys

Performer(s): Beastie Boys

Duration: 3:11

00:00

Title: Root Down

Composer: Beastie Boys/smith

Performer(s): Beastie Boys

Album: Solid Gold Hits

Duration: 3:31

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