Arena Thursday 7 February 2013

coming up on Tuesday's show....Ladysmith Black Mambazo in session, former bassist with The Specials, Horace Panter now a successful pop artist, Willie White with a guide to what to expect at the Dublin Theatre Festival and a review of "The Power" by Naomi Alderman, the first science fiction novel to win the Baileys Prize for Women's Fiction

 

Arena Thursday 7th February 2013

Arena Thursday 7th February 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Roe McDermott and Joe Griffin review this week's new film releases Hitchcock, Warm Bodies, I Give it a Year and Wreck-It Ralph with Seán Rocks.

Abie Philbin-Bowman

Abie Philbin-Bowman

With the success of Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln' Abie Philbin-Bowman looks at why politics and politicians matter.

DVD - What Richard Did

DVD - What Richard Did

Malcolm Campbell, Screenwriter of 'What Richard Did' joins Seán Rocks. The film won the 'Best Screenplay' Award at the recent Evening Standard Film Awards and also has 10 nominations at this weekend's IFTA's. It's released on DVD on Friday 8th February and is also available on www.volta.ie.

Louth Contemporary Music Society

Louth Contemporary Music Society

Evelyn O'Rourke on the Louth Contemporary Music Society's world premiere of 'Monk's Music'. The concert is at St Nicholas's Church of Ireland in Dundalk on Friday February 8th at 8pm - www.louthcms.org for further details.

What's On

What's On

Edel Coffey with a look at what's on around the country in the worlds of arts and entertainment.

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