Arena Thursday 21 August 2014

coming up on Tuesday's show....“The Lonely Life of Biddy Weir” author Lesley Allen, Gut Instinct at the Lewis Glucksman Gallery, homicidal teens and supernatural killers in Billy O'Brien's film "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and volume 2 of graphic novel "Hound" by Dave Hendrick

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show. Presented by Evelyn O'Rourke

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Three films up for review this week by Diane Negra and Susan Maher: The Romantic Comedy 'What If', Disaster Movie 'Into the Storm' and Luc Besson's latest thriller 'Lucy'.

Ensemble Eriu

Ensemble Eriu

Ensemble Eriu, a septet of musicians who originated in Co.Clare, join Evelyn in studio.

Heartbreak House

Heartbreak House

The George Bernard Shaw play, 'Heartbreak House' opened at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin last night. Set on the eve of World War I, it explores the vagaries of British society on the cusp of monumental change. Sophie Gorman joins us now with her review.

Sonya Kelly Essay

Sonya Kelly Essay

Sonya Kelly is an actor and writer, and her essay this week is 'Bread'.

Songs from a Carpark

Songs from a Carpark

'Songs from a Car Park' is the name of a drive-in dance piece which takes place on a rooftop car park as part of this year's Tiger Dublin Fringe. The choreographer of the piece is Jessica Kennedy and she conceived it along with the filmmaker John McIlduff.

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Hi-Five

Hi-Five

Angel Olsen

3:12

Ykk

Ykk

We Cut Corners

2:34

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