Arena Monday 1 February 2016

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 

 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Druid Theatre unveil their programme for 2016, rumours that Bruce Springsteen will play concerts at Croke Park this year

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"Kings of the Kilburn High Road" by Livin' Dred Theatre

"Kings of the Kilburn High Road" by Livin' Dred Theatre

Playwright Jimmy Murphy and director Padraic McIntyre chat about the latest production/nationwide tour of  “The Kings of the Kilburn High Road” by Livin’ Dred Theatre Company

Full details: www.facebook.com/livindredtheatrecompany  

Review: "The Outrun" by Amy Liptrot

Review: "The Outrun" by Amy Liptrot

Sinead Gleeson reviews “The Outrun” by Amy Liptrot, a memoir about a young woman's rural life on the Orkney islands, her father’s mental illness, her move to London, alcoholism and eventual move back to the islands (published by Canongate)

“After Easter: Photographs of Dublin” by Thomas Johnson Westropp at the Irish Architectural Archive

“After Easter: Photographs of Dublin” by Thomas Johnson Westropp at the Irish Architectural Archive

Colum O’Riordan, general manager of the Irish Architectural Archive describes a forthcoming exhibition “After Easter: Photographs of Dublin” by Thomas Johnson Westropp showing the ruins of Dublin after the 1916 rising

Full details:  www.iarc.ie/exhibitions/previous-exhibitions/after-easter-photographs-of-dublin-by-thomas-johnson-westropp/

Regina Nathan celebrates "Sopranos"

Regina Nathan celebrates "Sopranos"

Regina Nathan continues her short series profiling some of her favourite sopranos; tonight she talks about Montserrat Caballé

Full details:  www.nch.ie/Online/Regina-Nathan-22Feb16

 

Music Played on the Show

The Wheel

The Wheel

Pj Harvey

5:33

Tu Che Di Gel Sei Cinta

Tu Che Di Gel Sei Cinta

Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)

1:10

Col Sorriso D'Innocenza

Col Sorriso D'Innocenza

Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)

1:10

Barcelona

Barcelona

Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballé

5:39

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