Arena Tuesday 17 June 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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Arts News

Arts News

Eugene Downes, Festival Director announces the programme for this year’s Kilkenny Arts Festival

Official website: www.kilkennyarts.ie

Lynda la Plante

Lynda la Plante

screenwriter and author Lynda la Plante talks about her latest novel “Twisted” (published by Simon & Schuster)

Colm Mac Con Iomaire

Colm Mac Con Iomaire

musician Colm Mac Con Iomaire performs and talks about his forthcoming appearance at the Wanderlust stage at this year’s Body & Soul Festival

Colm's website:  www.colmmacconiomaire.com

Body & Soul official website: http://bodyandsoul.ie  

Football on film

Football on film

John Byrne looks at some of the best and worst depictions of football on film

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Dance at Cork Midsummer Festival

Dance at Cork Midsummer Festival

choreographer Laura Murphy talks about “A Dance Concerto”, a community dance project which is part of this year's Cork Midsummer Festival at Cork City Hall

Official website: www.corkmidsummer.com

Music Played on the Show

Eimer's Dream

Eimer's Dream

Colm Mac Con Iomaire

3:00

The Finnish Line

The Finnish Line

Colm Mac Con Iomaire

4:13

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