Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Wednesday 18 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

with Abie Philbin Bowman - the American science-fiction writer Daniel Keyes dies, the French writer Victor Hugo 'a nuisance' according to his contemporary Baudelaire

"One Three One" by Julian Cope

"One Three One" by Julian Cope

Róisín Dwyer reviews debut novel from Julian Cope “One Three One” (published by Faber & Faber)

Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep

Evelyn O’Rourke looks at the career of Meryl Streep who celebrates her 65th birthday this weekend

A musical tribute to Dublin

A musical tribute to Dublin

Eoin Kilkenny of the choir Songs In The Key Of D talk about their forthcoming performance at the NCH which is a musical celebration of the city of Dublin

Official website:  www.songsinthekeyofd.com

Essay

Essay

Colm Liddy with an essay about th ambitions of an under-8 hurling team

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Biography of Ulysses

Biography of Ulysses

Jonathan Creasy reviews “The Most Dangerous Book: The Battle for James Joyce’s Ulysses”, a ‘biography’ of Ulysses by the Harvard academic Kevin Birmingham (published by Penguin)

Music Played on the Show

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Title: Drew

Composer: A Goldfrapp/W Gregory

Performer(s): Goldfrapp

Duration: 3:00

00:00

Title: Dublin

Composer: Paul Ashford

Performer(s): Songs In The Key Of D

Duration: 3:00

00:00

Title: One

Composer: U2

Performer(s): Songs In The Key Of D

Duration: 3:06

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