Arena Thursday 20 July 2017

coming up on Friday's show.... Declan Kiberd discusses his new book, "After Ireland", which is a survey of post-war Irish literature, and Alan Corr and Lauren Murphy review "Flicker" from Niall Horan; "Glasshouse" from Jessie Ware and "The Endless Shimmering" from And So I Watch You From Afar

 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Film reviews

Film reviews

Sarah Taaffe Maguire and Chris Wasser review "Dunkirk" and "City of Ghosts"

George A. Romero RIP

George A. Romero RIP

Harvey O’Brien remembers the career of horror film director George A. Romero who died recently

Dublin International Piano Festival 2017

Dublin International Piano Festival 2017

Dr Archie Chen, founder and artistic director of the Dublin International Piano Festival which takes place over the next week

Full details:   www.pianofestival.ie 

Essay:  a portion of chips

Essay: a portion of chips

Rex Ryan with an essay about the size of the portions at his local chipper

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Review:  "Pumpgirl" by Decadent Theatre at the Galway International Arts Festival

Review: "Pumpgirl" by Decadent Theatre at the Galway International Arts Festival

Sophie Gorman reviews "Pumpgirl" by Decadent Theatre Company at the Galway International Arts Festival

Full details:   www.giaf.ie 

Music Played on the Show

The Blues Are Still Blue

The Blues Are Still Blue

Belle And Sebastian

3:39

Nocturne Op.54, No 4

Nocturne Op.54, No 4

Archie Chen (Piano)

4:06

March Of The Trolls

March Of The Trolls

Archie Chen (Piano)

3:00

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