Arena Friday 8 September 2017

coming up on Monday's show....Christopher FitzSimon, author of "Rise Above, Letters from Tyrone Guthrie", Mannix Flynn brings "Fighter" to the Festival of Politics and a live session with Lankum 

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"Headland", new works by Elizabeth Magill at the Limerick City Gallery of Art

"Headland", new works by Elizabeth Magill at the Limerick City Gallery of Art

Sorcha Kenny visited the Limerick City Gallery of Art to view "Headland", the first exhibition in 10 years of the work of Canadan Irish artist Elizabeth Magill

Full details:   http://gallery.limerick.ie

Essay:  standing ovations in the theatre

Essay: standing ovations in the theatre

John Doran with an essay about theatrical standing ovations

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "The Assassination of Pope Urban II" by James Moran

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "The Assassination of Pope Urban II" by James Moran

James Moran chats about his experimental comedy show "The Assassination of Pope Urban II", about the nightmarish life and death of the Pope who ordered the first Crusades in the eleventh century; it is running as part of the Dublin Fringe Festival

Full details:   www.fringefest.com

Album reviews

Album reviews

Sinead Gleeson and Simon Maher review "Unfinished Business" from Paul Brady, "Sleep Well Beast" from The National and "Native Invader" from Tori Amos

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Unfinished Business

Unfinished Business

Paul Brady

3:34

Say You Don't Mean

Say You Don't Mean

Paul Brady

3:53

Day I Die

Day I Die

The National

4:30

Dark Side Of The Gym

Dark Side Of The Gym

The National

4:46

Up The Creek

Up The Creek

Tori Amos

3:18

Breakaway

Breakaway

Tori Amos

4:32

She Chose Me

She Chose Me

Randy Newman

3:08

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