RTÉ One, Friday, 8.30pm
The Works

8.30pm, Friday, 3rd October, RTÉ One

Film

Journalists Mick Heaney and Eithne Shortall review Gone Girl (right), a thriller by David Fincher, starring Ben Affleck as a husband under an intense media cloud of suspicion when wife Rosamund Pike goes missing.

Theatre

Writer/director Mark O'Rowe tells us about his new play, Our Few and Evil Days, at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, while Sinéad Cusack and Ciarán Hinds give us the lowdown about playing husband and wife on stage (not for the first time!) Tom Vaughan-Lawlor and Charlie Murphy (both of Love/Hate) and Ian Lloyd Anderson also star.

Architecture

It's World Architecture Day on Mon 6th October so we sent Irish Times arts editor Laurence Mackin in search of modern Irish approaches to the artform.

Music

John Kelly talks to Joey Santiago and David Lovering from US alt-rock legends The Pixies.

The Works recommends

Comedian David O'Doherty picks his cultural highlights for the weekend.

Competition

Follow us on Twitter (@RTETheWorks and @rte) for this week's competition, two tickets to Our Few and Evil Days at the Abbey Theatre and an overnight stay in the Merrion Hotel, Dublin.

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