Arena Monday 21 July 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

Daily arts and popular culture show, presented tonight by Evelyn O'Rourke

Arts News

with Alan Corr - the Cork venue The Pavilion closes down, only one Irish author (Sebastian Barry) makes the shortlist for the best-selling books in Ireland over the past 12 years, Johnny Marr announces his second solo album will be released later this year

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Dublin Theatre Festival 2014

Dublin Theatre Festival 2014

Willie White, artistic director of the Dublin Theatre Festival announces the programme for the 2014 festival

Official website: https://dublintheatrefestival.com

"The Beach Boys Smile" by Luis A Sanchez

"The Beach Boys Smile" by Luis A Sanchez

John Byrne reviews the book “The Beach Boys Smile” by Luis A. Sanchez (published by Bloomsbury)

"The Miniaturist" by Jessie Burton

"The Miniaturist" by Jessie Burton

author Jessie Burton talks about her debut novel “The Miniaturist”, set in Amsterdam in 1686 about an 18-year old girl who is given a miniature version of her new married home  (published by Picador)

Natural Born Killers

Natural Born Killers

Brian Lloyd marks the 20th anniversary of the film “Natural Born Killers” by examining what it was that made this film so controversial

Music Played on the Show

The Way We Do It

The Way We Do It

Jurassic 5

3:00

Heroes And Villains

Heroes And Villains

The Beach Boys

2:00

Cabin Essence

Cabin Essence

The Beach Boys

2:00

Surf's Up

Surf's Up

The Beach Boys

2:00

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