Arena Tuesday 4 August 2015

coming up on Thursday's show.... Chris Wasser and Diane Negra review "The Death of Stalin", "Marshall" and "I Am Not a Witch"; Elaine Byrne reviews "Good Fences Make Good Neighbors", a city-wide exhibition in New York by Ai Weiwei and Anna Carey reviews "Fresh Complaint" by Jeffrey Eugenides 

 

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"An Information" by Eileán Ní Chuilleanáin

"An Information" by Eileán Ní Chuilleanáin

Eileán Ní Chuilleanáin reads “An Information” from her latest poetry collection “The Boys Of Bluehill” (published by Gallery Books)  

Led Zeppelin's final three studio albums re-issued

Led Zeppelin's final three studio albums re-issued

John Meagher on the final three Led Zeppelin studio albums re-mastered by Jimmy Page and which have just been released – Presence, In Through The Out Door and Coda

"Approaching The Landscape" at the Rua Red Arts Centre

"Approaching The Landscape" at the Rua Red Arts Centre

Abie Philbin Bowman reports on the Young Curators project at the Rua Red Arts Centre in Tallaght which gave young people a chance to curate their own art exhibition called "Approaching The Landscape"

Further details:   http://ruared.ie/ 

Gary Lennon, director of "A Doctor's Sword"

Gary Lennon, director of "A Doctor's Sword"

Gary Lennon, director of the documentary “A Doctor’s Sword” which is the story of Dr Aidan MacCarthy from Castletownbere who was in the British RAF during World War II, spent years in a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp and was given a Samurai sword as a thank-you by the camp commander at the end of the war

Official website:   http://adoctorssword.com/ 

Donnacha Dennehy, composer of "The Last Hotel"

Donnacha Dennehy, composer of "The Last Hotel"

Donnacha Dennehy talks about his opera “The Last Hotel” which he created with playwright Enda Walsh and is playing in this year’s Dublin Theatre Festival

Further details:   www.dublintheatrefestival.com 

Official website:  http://thelasthotel.ie 

Arts News

Arts News

with Alan Corr - a new short story by F Scott Fitzerald to be published, acting legend Max Von Sydow joins cast of Game of Thrones, coroner confirms it was a stroke that killed Cilla Black

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This Must Be The Place

This Must Be The Place

Iron And Wine And Ben Bridwell

3:40

Nobody's Fault But Mine

Nobody's Fault But Mine

Led Zeppelin

1:25

All My Love

All My Love

Led Zeppelin

5:57

Sugar Mama

Sugar Mama

Led Zeppelin

1:00

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