Arena Friday 31 May 2013

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena Friday May 31st 2013

Arena Friday May 31st 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Book Review - Colum McCann

Book Review - Colum McCann

Sinead Gleeson reviews 'Transatlantic' by Colum McCann. The Publishers are Bloomsbury.

Cat Laughs Kilkenny

Cat Laughs Kilkenny

Australian comedian Bec Hill who will perform a set for kids at this year's Sky Cat Laughs Comedy Festival in Kilkenny. The website is www.thecatlaughs.com.

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Poet Colm Keegan

Poet Colm Keegan

Colm Keegan reads his poem 'Decking'.

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Glitch Digital Arts Festival

Glitch Digital Arts Festival

Glitch is the annual digital arts festival held in the Rua Red Arts Centre in Tallaght in Dublin. The website is www.ruared.ie. Audrey Donohue reports.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Edel Coffey and Laurence Mackin review new albums 'Like Clockwork' from Queens of the Stone Age, 'Don't Forget Who You Are' from Miles Kane and 'Immunity' from Jon Hopkins.

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