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    Arts Tonight Monday 6 May 2013


    Arts Tonight 6 May 2013

    NCAD librarian Edward Murphy on the rich collection of documentary material he has built up at NIVAL -- the National Irish Visual Arts Libary at NCAD, We also hear from library manager, Donna Romano.

    And Mary Moynihan of Smashing Times theatre company on the company's current work, including Thou Shalt Not Kill, a living theatre installation showing in Derry and Letterkenny later in May. Extracts from that work are read by Cathy White and Fiona Bawn-Thompson.

    Coming up on Monday 13 May 2013

    On Monday's Arts Tonight, the Ministers for Education and Arts join forces on the new arts in education charter, which sets out a series of aspirations and commitments for the promotion of arts within the education system. Guests include: Minister for Arts, Jimmy Deenihan; Minister for Education, Ruairi Quinn; director of the Arts Council, Orlaith McBride; John Coolahan, chair of the implementation group for the charter; Ciaran Benson, author of the influential 1979 Arts Council report on arts in education; Helen O'Donoghue, IMMA; Lorraine Comer, National Museum; Jane O'Hanlon, Poetry Ireland; Arthur Lappin, The Ark; Siobhan Parkinson, writer; Ciara Halpin, artist; Pat Kinsella, retired principal of Colaiste Choilm, Ballincollig; Dermot Carney, arts officer with the National Association of Principals and Deputy Principals; Ger Ó Sé, Association for Creativity and Arts in Education. Recorded with an audience including Transition Year students from St Louis's High School, Rathmines and Belvedere College, Dublin. Special thanks to Aisling Grennan and to Eileen Heron.


    Arts Tonight podcast 6 May 2013

    Edward Murphy of NIVAL and Mary Moynihan of Smashing Times

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 22:39
      Title: The Dance Of The Cherry Trees
      Composer: Spillane
      Performer(s): John Spillane
      Performer(s): John Spillane
      Album: Single (recordno: Cdtree1), Emi, CDTREE1
      Duration: 3:26
    • 22:47
      Title: In The Year 2525 Exordium & Terminus
      Composer: Evans
      Performer(s): Zager & Evans
      Performer(s): Zager & Evans
      Album: Ultimate One Hit Wonders, Sony Bmg, 82876844122
      Duration: 3:11
    • 22:48
      Title: Something Stupid
      Composer: C Carson Parks
      Performer(s): Frank And Nancy Sinatra
      Performer(s): Frank And Nancy Sinatra
      Album: The Reprise Collection, Reprise, 926340-2
      Duration: 2:36
    • 22:50
      Title: Float On
      Composer: Willis/Ingram/Mitchell
      Performer(s): Floaters
      Performer(s): Floaters
      Album: Totally 70s, Polygram, 5256782
      Duration: 4:06
    • 23:01
      Title: Monday Monday
      Composer: Phillips
      Performer(s): Mamas And The Papas
      Performer(s): Mamas And The Papas
      Album: Music Of The Year 1966, Spectrum, 5647102
      Duration: 3:14
    • 23:01
      Title: Jcb Song
      Composer: Conannon/Parker
      Performer(s): Nizlopi
      Performer(s): Nizlopi
      Album: Single (recordno: Fdmniz004), Fdm Records, FDMNIZ004
      Duration: 3:46
    • 23:06
      Title: Wanted
      Composer: No Details
      Performer(s): Perry Como
      Performer(s): Perry Como
      Album: Giants Of Entertainment, Giants, CDGTS76606
      Duration: 3:03
    • 23:09
      Title: Cold As Ice
      Performer(s): Foreigner
      Performer(s): Foreigner
      Album: No End In Sight: The Very Best of Foreigner (Remastered)
      Duration: 3:30

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