Arena Thursday 12 September 2013

coming up on Monday's show.....a live public interview with one of Ireland's leading playwrights Frank McGuinness, on the occasion of the publication of his latest novel "The Woodcutter and His Family"

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Would you like to be in our audience for a public interview with Frank McGuinness?  To mark the publication of his second novel "The Woodcutter & His Family", he'll be in conversation with Sean Rocks on Monday the 18th of September here in Studio 1 in the Radio Centre. If you'd like audience tickets just email arena@rte.ie with your full contact details and number of tickets required.

 

Arena Thursday 12th September 2013

Arena Thursday 12th September 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Sophie Gorman and Chris Wasser review this week's new film releases 'Rush', 'White House Down' and 'Artist and Model' with Seán Rocks.

Foil Arms and Hog

Foil Arms and Hog

'There's a Plant Onstage' is Foil, Arms and Hogg new show at this year's Dublin Fringe Festival - www.fringefest.com for full details.

Mercury Music Prize

Mercury Music Prize

Aoife Barry takes a look at the acts nominated for this year's Mercury Music Prize for Best UK and Irish album. Villagers are nominated for the album 'Awayland'. The full list of nominated albums is on www.mercuryprize.com.

Theatre - Fair Balls T'yis

Theatre - Fair Balls T'yis

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the show 'Fair Balls T'yis' which runs in the Samuel Beckett Theatre in Trinity College until 15th September. www.fringefest.com for further information.

Live Music - Waking Up Sunday

Live Music - Waking Up Sunday

Waking Up Sunday perform 'That Ain't Romance' and 'Instinct' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. The band's website for information and tour dates is www.wakingupsunday.com.

Book Review - Doctor Sleep by Stephen King

Book Review - Doctor Sleep by Stephen King

Declan Burke reviews 'Doctor Sleep' by Stephen King with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Hodder and Stoughton and the book will be Published on September 24th.

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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