Arena Monday 21 August 2017

coming up on Monday's show....a review of "Yesterday" by Felicia Yap, the ukelele is celebrated at the upcoming Dun Laoghaire Festival, "Why Won’t You Have Sex With Me?", one of the plays at the upcoming Dublin Fringe Festival and the book "Artists: Their Lives and Works"

 

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Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "Why Won't You Have Sex With Me?" by Louise Bruton

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "Why Won't You Have Sex With Me?" by Louise Bruton

Playwright, journalist and disability activist Louise Bruton chats about her play "Why Won’t You Have Sex With Me" which is running at the Dublin Fringe Festival; festival director Kris Nelson chats about some of the other productions in the festival this year

Full details:   www.fringefest.com 

Ukulele Hooley in Dun Laoghaire 2017

Ukulele Hooley in Dun Laoghaire 2017

Tony Boland and Angie McLaughlin who are both performing at the Ukulele Hooley in Dun Laoghaire this weekend

Full details:   http://ukulelehooley.com/

 

Review:  "Artists: Their Lives and Works", with a foreword by Andrew Graham Dixon

Review: "Artists: Their Lives and Works", with a foreword by Andrew Graham Dixon

Declan Long reviews "Artists: Their Lives and Works", an illustrated coffee table book featuring more than 80 great artists from the 1500's to the present day (published by Dorling Kindersley)

"My Wishes For You" by Kevin Higgins

"My Wishes For You" by Kevin Higgins

Kevin Higgins reads his poem "My Wishes For You" from his latest collection "Song of Songs 2.0: New & Selected Poems" (published by Salmon Poetry)

Review:  "Yesterday" by Felicia Yap

Review: "Yesterday" by Felicia Yap

Arlene Hunt reviews "Yesterday" by Felicia Yap, about a married couple living in an alternative world where people are divided into two categories - Monos and Duos, depending on their capacity to retain memories (published by Wildfire)

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