Arena Wednesday 16 September 2015

coming up on Monday's show....Inspector Celcius Daly returns in Anthony J Quinn's latest crime thriller "Undertow", "Ghost Haunted Land: Contemporary Art & Post-Troubles Northern Ireland" by Declan Long, a preview of the new BBC series "Little Women" and live music with Joe Chester 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show, presented tonight by Jim Lockhart

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Oxfam project "Make Them Visible"

Oxfam project "Make Them Visible"

Alice Dawson of Oxfam Ireland and writer Belinda McKeon explain the project “Make Them Visible” where 15 writers were shown a picture of an African refugee and wrote pieces in response; on Culture Night in Oxfam Books on Parliament Street the authors will read what they wrote

Further details:  www.facebook.com/events/773967602722936/?ref=98&action_history=null

Oxfam website: www.oxfamireland.org 

Brian Deady in session

Brian Deady in session

Cork soul singer Brian Deady chats about his style of music, his second album is “Non Fiction”

Official website:   www.briandeady.com

(for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

"Oedipus" at the Dublin Theatre Festival 2015

"Oedipus" at the Dublin Theatre Festival 2015

Wayne Jordan talks about directing his version of Sophocles’ Greek tragedy “Oedipus” for this year’s Dublin Theatre Festival

Full details:  www.dublintheatrefestival.com / www.abbeytheatre.ie 

“A Kind Of Compass: Stories On Distance”, edited by Belinda McKeon

“A Kind Of Compass: Stories On Distance”, edited by Belinda McKeon

Belinda McKeon, editor and writer Éilís Ní Dhuibhne talk about a new anthology of short stories all written on the theme of feeling distant from home - “A Kind Of Compass: Stories On Distance” (published by Tramp Press)

Arts News

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Irish director with Motor Neurone Disease attends Toronto Film Festival to promote his film "My Name Is Emily", a new app in development to collect the most important sites of 1916 for future tours, Russian pranksters say they fooled Elton John into believing he got a call from President Putin to discuss gay rights

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Music Played on the Show

This Is A True Heart

This Is A True Heart

Julia Holter

3:24

The Devil Won't Let Me

The Devil Won't Let Me

Brian Deady

3:50

A Darkness

A Darkness

Brian Deady

3:26

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