Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Tuesday 10 June 2014

coming up on Thursday's show....Dermot Bolger writes about seafaring life in Wexford and wartime Portugal in his latest novel "The Lonely Sea and Sky", innovative and improvisational jazz musicians come together for "Roamer" night and film reviews include Eddie and Patsy wreaking havoc in "Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie", Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart negotiate the world of international espionage in "Central Intelligence" and dealing with horrific memories and our mortality in "No Home Movie"

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

Arts News

Fiach MacConghail, director of the Abbey Theatre which today announced details of their Autumn/Winter 2014 season  

Official website:  www.abbeytheatre.ie

Theatre review

Theatre review

Sinead Gleeson reviews the play “The Madman & The Nun” by the Polish playwright Stanislow Ignacy Witkiewicz currently running at Smock Alley Theatre

Full details at: http://smockalley.com/madman-nun/

International IMPAC Literary Award

International IMPAC Literary Award

Kay Sheehy’s final review of the 10 novels on the International IMPAC Literary Award shortlist – “The Spinning Heart” by Donal Ryan (published by Doubleday and Lilliput Press)

 

Theatre preview

Theatre preview

Abie Philbin Bowman reports from rehearsals of the Rough Magic/Opera Theatre Company production of the musical “The Rise & Fall of the City of Mahagonny” by Kurt Weill and Bertold Brecht, coming soon to the Olympia Theatre

Full details at: www.olympia.ie

Paul Byrne, singer/songwriter

Paul Byrne, singer/songwriter

Music and chat with Paul Byrne, who talks about his career with bands like Deaf Actor, In Tua Nua and now as a solo artist

Official website: www.paulbyrnemusic.com

Music Played on the Show

18:18

Title: Paris

Composer: Dave Jolicoeur

Performer(s): Little Dragon

Album: Nabuma Rubberband

Duration: 3:24

00:00

Title: The Alabama Song

Composer: Kurt Weill / Bertold Brecht

Performer(s): Claudia Boyle

Duration: 1:00

00:00

Title: Walk A Mile

Composer: Paul Byrne

Performer(s): Paul Byrne

Album: Walk a Mile - Single

Duration: 3:31

00:00

Title: How To Come Back To You

Composer: Paul Byrne

Performer(s): Paul Byrne

Album: Cruel and Tender Ways

Duration: 5:34

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