Arena Wednesday 19 July 2017

coming up on Monday's show....anticipating season 2 of horror sci-fi series "Stranger Things", an exhibition of selected works by the late Stephen McKenna, a documentary on the larger-than-life Grace Jones and Uncommon Type: Some Stories by Tom Hanks 

Arena

Arena

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Review:  "Tristan & Yseult" by Kneehigh theatre at the Galway International Arts Festival

Review: "Tristan & Yseult" by Kneehigh theatre at the Galway International Arts Festival

Sophie Gorman reviews "Tristan & Yseult" by Kneehigh theatre at the Galway International Arts Festival

Full details:   www.giaf.ie

Zoe Conway, John McIntyre and the Coohe brothers at the National Opera House Wexford

Zoe Conway, John McIntyre and the Coohe brothers at the National Opera House Wexford

Traditional musicians Zoe Conway and John McIntyre (Ireland) and brothers Shaháb and Sháyán Coohe (Persia/Iran) who will perform in a Music Network residency at the National Opera House Wexford tomorrow 

Full details:   www.nationaloperahouse.ie

 

A guide to political satire

A guide to political satire

Abie Philbin Bowman with a guide to some of the political satire/satirical news programmes in print, on radio and television

A profile of Karen Dalton

A profile of Karen Dalton

Donal Dineen with a profile of the Cherokee folk/blues singer Karen Dalton who was born 80 years ago today; she was a favourite on the Greenwich Village folk scene in the 1960’s but she died relatively unknown

Music Played on the Show

Something On Your Mind

Something On Your Mind

Karen Dalton

3:35

Katie Cruel

Katie Cruel

Karen Dalton

2:22

Shahar Paré/Reel Gan Anam

Shahar Paré/Reel Gan Anam

Zoe Conway, John Mcintyre, Shaháb And Sháyán Coohe

3:50

Desert Storm/Rounding Malin Head

Desert Storm/Rounding Malin Head

Zoe Conway And John Mcintyre

3:45

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