Arena Monday 11 September 2017

coming up on Friday's show.....tonight's show is a 3-hour extravaganza live from Dublin Castle to celebrate Culture Night, in the company of pop, trad and classical musicians, poets, writers, actors and all with the supporting sounds of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra

 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "Close To The Sun" by The Corps Ensemble

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "Close To The Sun" by The Corps Ensemble

Philip Doherty and Mary Murray chat about "Close To The Sun", a play by The Corps Ensemble about a family in Australia preparing for a wedding until the unexpected arrival of an estranged sibling brings demons of the past back to life

Further details:  www.fringefest.com

Drimoleague Singing Festival 2017

Drimoleague Singing Festival 2017

The inaugural Drimoleague Singing Festival, with guests including John Spillane, Nell Ní Chroinín and Liam O'Maonlaí

Full details:   www.drimoleaguesingingfestival.ie 

20 years of street art by Banksy

20 years of street art by Banksy

Cristín Leach looks back at the 20-year career of street artist Banksy

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Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "Spliced" by Timmy Creed

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "Spliced" by Timmy Creed

Timmy Creed, writer & performer of "Spliced", a play staged in a handball alley which aims to shine a light on identity and mental health in the GAA

Full details:   www.fringefest.com

Music Played on the Show

Gortatagort

Gortatagort

John Spillane

3:00

Sean O Duibhir A Ghleanna

Sean O Duibhir A Ghleanna

Nell Ní Chróinín

3:05

Carrickfergus

Carrickfergus

Liam O'Maonlaí

4:00

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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