Arts news

Wednesday 10th August

Arts News

with Alan Corr - full programme launched for Culture Night 2016, Ireland well-represented at Toronto Film Festival in September, Ed Sheeran to be sued for his song 'Thinking Out Loud'

Tuesday 9th August

Arts News

with Alan Corr -  death announced of Pádraig Duggan, a founding member of Clannad, Grace Jones one of the headliners at Metropolis music festival, The Simpsons celebrate major milestones with hip-hop ...

Friday 5th August

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - actor David Huddleston dies, Bridget Jones will be a mother in the next story, a father's bedtime story about a great balloon adventure is a self-published hit

Thursday 4th August

Arts News

with Sinead Mooney - influential Mercury Prize shortlist announced, Irish actor Jack Reynor cast in new Kathryn Bigelow film, Lisa McInerney novel getting high praise from Sarah Jessica Parker

Wednesday 3rd August

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - the Arts Council announces the beneficiaries of the 'Making Great Art Work' initiative, Grace Jones plays Dublin in September, growing international backlash against Turkey closing-down publishers ...

Tuesday 2nd August

Arts News

with Sarah Binchy - actor James Cordon fears acting is becoming an 'elitist' sport, a gender reboot for 1984 hit film "Mermaid", Donald Trump mocked on The Simpsons 

Friday 29th July

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Chris Evans will not face charges over assault claims from the 1990's, the hit tv political thriller Homeland will have a female president in the new season, two deaths ...

Thursday 28th July

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Lord Mayor of Cork says he's confident Garth Brooks and Adele will play the city next year, RTÉ's Reflecting the Rising last Easter was the largest-ever civic ...

Wednesday 27th July

Arts News

with Sinead Mooney - Oprah Winfrey to star in a new fantasy adventure series, UK comedy series "Peep Show" to be developed for US television, longlist announced for Man Booker Prize 2016

Monday 25th July

Arts News

with Alan Corr - the 'invisible voice' of Hollywood movie musicals Marnie Nixon dies, a new documentary on Michael Hutchence on the way, Enda Walsh musical 'Lazarus' to open in ...



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