Arena Monday 22 August 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

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Arts News

with Sarah Binchy - Ben Affleck to direct and star in new adaptation of "Witness For The Prosecution" by Agatha Christie, tiny Spanish publishing house acquires rights to mysterious 15th century manuscript, RTÉ autumn television schedule announced

Review: "I Draw, I Do" by David Hockney at the MAC Belfast

Review: "I Draw, I Do" by David Hockney at the MAC Belfast

Kelly Grovier reviews “ I Draw, I Do”, a large exhibition of the early works of David Hockney currently running at the MAC Belfast

Further details:  https://themaclive.com 

"Megalomaniac" by Outlandish Theatre Platform at Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival 2016

"Megalomaniac" by Outlandish Theatre Platform at Tiger Dublin Fringe Festival 2016

Outlandish Theatre Platform artistic director Maud Hendricks, assistant artistic director Bernie O’Reilly and Iman Aoun of Ashtar Theatre Palestine chat about “Megalomaniac”, the story of an immigrant from Syria who is now an Irish citizen but worried about her family caught up in the war at home in Syria

Further details:  http://fringefest.com/festival/whats-on/megalomaniac

50th anniversary of "Cathy Come Home"

50th anniversary of "Cathy Come Home"

Ruth Barton marks the 50th anniversary of the ground-breaking BBC tv drama by Ken Loach, “Cathy Come Home”

Preview of autumn schedule on RTÉ Television

Preview of autumn schedule on RTÉ Television

Abie Philbin Bowman previews the highlights of the autumn season on RTÉ Television

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Hobo's Lullaby

Hobo's Lullaby

Billy Bragg And Joe Henry

3:45

Shake

Shake

Emma O'Reilly

2:43

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