Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Tuesday 24 June 2014

coming up on Friday's show.....Grammy winner and long-time Leonard Cohen collaborator, Sharon Robinson, "To Hell In A Handbag", a little-known background story to Wilde's comedy classic The Importance of Being Earnest and the latest albums from Britney Spears, De La Soul and Frank Ocean

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - the Minister for Arts Heritage & Gaeltacht Jimmy Deenihan announced plans for a National Culture Policy, John Banville awarded Knight of the Order of Arts & Letters by French Embassy in Ireland, Queen Elizabeth II visited set of Game of Thrones in Belfast today, Bob Dylan's handwritten lyrics to 'Like A Rolling Stone' sells for $2.05 million dollars

Theatre review

Theatre review

Sophie Gorman reviews “Black Coffee” by Agatha Christie currently running at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Official website: http://bordgaisenergytheatre.ie/ 

Amos Oz

Amos Oz

Evelyn O’Rourke interviews Israeli author Amos Oz who was a guest at the recent Dalkey Book Festival

Brian Martin, playwright

Brian Martin, playwright

Brian Martin talks about his play “Be Infants In Evil”, which is debuting at the Druid Theatre as part of this year’s Galway International Arts Festival (based on extracts from the Ryan Report into institutional abuse)

Official website: www.giaf.ie

Art review

Art review

Kelly Grovier reviews the Sean Scully exhibition ‘Kind of Red’ at the Timothy Taylor Gallery in Mayfair, London

Official website: http://timothytaylorgallery.com/exhibitions/ 

Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: Grounds For Divorce

Composer: Elbow/garvey

Performer(s): Elbow

Album: The Seldom Seen Kid Fiction 1748990

Duration: 3:49

01:00

Title: Get What You Give

Composer: Mick Flannery/Andrew House

Performer(s): Mick Flannery

Album: By the Rule 3775752

Duration: 3:28

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