Arena Tuesday 12 February 2013

coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore

coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session

 

Arena Tuesday 12th February 2013

Arena Tuesday 12th February 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Ute Lemper at the National Concert Hall

Ute Lemper at the National Concert Hall

Ute Lemper on her career and Valentine's Night show at Dublin's National Concert Hall with the RTE Concert orchestra - www.rte.ie/co for further details.

Film - Harold Lloyd

Film - Harold Lloyd

John Byrne discusses the films of Harold Lloyd with Seán Rocks. 'Safety Last' starring Harold Lloyd will be screened at Friars' Gate Theatre, Sarsfield Street in Kilmallock County Limerick on Sunday February 17th at 3pm. Further screenings will also be held - www.jdiff.com for full details.

Author Martina Reilly

Author Martina Reilly

Martina Reilly discusses her latest novel 'What If' with Seán Rocks. In the book an old diary is dusted off to reveal old secrets and wounds and connects the lives of three women. The Publishers are Hachette Books.

New Orleans Mardi Gras

New Orleans Mardi Gras

Today New Orleans celebrates Mardi Gras. Jim Carroll discusses the music and history of New Orleans Mardi Gras with Seán Rocks.

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