Arena Thursday 6 October 2016

coming up on Friday's show....film reviews, "The Red Shoes" at the Gate and the latest albums from The Eskies, Tom Rogerson with Brian Eno and Robert Finley

Arena

Arena

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Arts News

Arts News

with Abie Philibin Bowman -.Irish playwright Conor MacPhearson has a major new play featuring the songs of Bob Dylan, the human-headed winged bull of Nimrud which was destroyed by ISIS last year will be revived for visiotrs to Rome's Colosseum in an exhibition, Killian Scott moves from Love/Hate to Damnation. 

Film reviews

Film reviews

Gavin Burke and Sarah Griffin review "The Girl On The Train", "War On Everyone" and "Blood Father"

Jaki Irvine

Jaki Irvine

"If the Ground Should Open" by Jaki Irvine is a video and sound installation currently on view at the Irish Museum of Modern Art in Dublin. The starting point for the art work was Irvine’s own novel Days of Surrender about women like Nurse Elizabeth O’Farrell and their role in the 1916 Rising

Full details:   www.imma.ie 

Review:  "The Circus Animals' Desertion" at the Dublin Theatre Festival 2016

Review: "The Circus Animals' Desertion" at the Dublin Theatre Festival 2016

Sophie Gorman reviews "The Circus Animals' Desertion" by Brokentalkers Theatre, who use the work of WB Yeats to look at the state of the world in 2016 through music, dance and theatre

Full details:  https://dublintheatrefestival.com   

Music Played on the Show

I Do

I Do

Bat For Lashes

2:13

Clap Both My Hands

Clap Both My Hands

Brian Deady

3:31

Clap Both My Hands

Clap Both My Hands

Brian Deady

3:31

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