Arena Friday 27 September 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 Friday 27th September 2013

Arena Friday 27th September 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Alan Corr of RTE Ten with tonight's Arts & Entertainment News.

Theatre Review - Germinal

Theatre Review - Germinal

Sophie Gorman reviews 'Germinal' from this year's Dublin Theatre Festival - www.dublintheatrefestival.com.

Film Director Denis Villeneuve

Film Director Denis Villeneuve

Film Director Denis Villeneuve on his latest film 'Prisoners' starring Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal. The film is on general release.

Author Jhumpa Lahiri

Author Jhumpa Lahiri

Author Jhumpa Lahiri on her latest book 'The Lowland' which is shortlisted for this year's Man Booker Prize. The book is Published by Bloomsbury.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Emer McLysaght and Alan Corr review this week's new album releases 'The Fifth' from Dizzee Rascal, 'Days Are Gone' from Haim and 'Aventine' from Agnes Obel.

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