Arena Friday 5 July 2013

coming up on Friday's show.....films for review include the "The Magnificent Seven" protecting the underdog, a childhood friendship put in danger by irritating adults in "Little Men" and Irish troops battling mercenaries in the Congo during "The Siege of Jadotville" and the latest albums from David Bowie's back catalogue, Billy Bragg and Warpaint

Arena Friday 5th July 2013

Arena Friday 5th July 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Blue Raincoat Theatre Company - Purgatory

Blue Raincoat Theatre Company - Purgatory

'Purgatory' by WB Yeats will be performed at the top of Knocknarea in Sligo at 3pm on Saturday July 6th. The website is www.blueraincoat.com. Niall Henry, Artistic Director of Blue Raincoat Theatre Company joins Seán Rocks.

Neil Pearson - Noises Off

Neil Pearson - Noises Off

Actor Neil Pearson on his role in 'Noises Off' at Dublin's Bord Gais Energy Theatre from July 8th to July 13th. The website is www.bordgaisenergytheatre.ie.

The Piper's Parlour Dublin

The Piper's Parlour Dublin

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on her visit to The Piper's Parlour at 15 Henrietta Street in Dublin. The exhibition is open daily for the summer months and more information can be found at www.pipers.ie.

Author Neil Gaiman

Author Neil Gaiman

Maura McHugh on the prequel to Neil Gaiman's 'Sandman' series - 'Sandman: Overture' will be Published in October 2013.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Emer McLysaght and John Meagher review this week's new album releases 'The Weight of Your Love' from Editors and 'Cerulean Salt' from Waxahatchee.

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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