Arena Thursday 22 May 2014

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

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Would you like to be in the audience for our special Christmas programme on Tuesday the 20th of December at 6.30pm? The Army No. 1 Band will be joined by soprano Mairead Buicke and members of the New Dublin Voices Choir for some lovely seasonal music.  To apply for tickets to this recording just email by Monday 19th December with your full name, address and number of tickets required to arena@rte.ie 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

 

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Arts News

with Alan Corr - Nick Cave wins Best Album at 2014 Ivor Novella Awards for 'Push The Sky Away' and Christine McVie confirms she is rejoining Fleetwood Mac, a Bavarian aristocrat who helped turn The Rolling Stones in multi-millionaires has died, actress Jennifer Lawrence gives details of her post-Oscar partying

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Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Sinead Ní Mhórdha and Darryl Jones review new films –  ‘Fading Gigolo’, 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' and 'Blended'   

Lynched

Lynched

Darragh Lynch and Radie Peat from the band Lynched talk about their sound being steeped in the folk tradition       

Official website: http://lynchedmusic.com/ 

(for copyright reasons the music played during this interview is not available to download)

Israeli mime artist

Israeli mime artist

Abie Philbin Bowman talks to the Israeli mime artist Hanoch Rosenn during his recent visit to Dublin

Official website: http://www.tamirshow.com/rosennshow/eng/  

Colours Afrobeat Foundation

Colours Afrobeat Foundation

chat with Boye Akerele, lead singer with Colours Afrobeat Foundation who are playing this Sunday in the Phoenix Park as part of Africa Day

Website: https://www.facebook.com/ColoursAfrobeatFoundation/info

Music Played on the Show

Daffodil Mulligan

Daffodil Mulligan

Lynched

2:10

Henry My Son

Henry My Son

Lynched

2:16

Salonika

Salonika

Lynched

1:00

Cold Old Fire

Cold Old Fire

Lynched

1:45

Oba To Je

Oba To Je

Colours Afrobeat Foundation

5:25

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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