Arena Monday 14 October 2013

coming up on Thursday's show....the tensions between the confines of a prison cell and the unlimited scope of the imagination, themes explored by Burhan Sonmez in his novel "Istanbul Istanbul", Caoimhín O’Rahilly and Cormac Begley in session and films for review include a slavery uprising in America's antelbellum South in "The Birth Of A Nation", troubled teens and supernatural killers in "I Am Not A Serial Killer" and "Office Christmas Party" mayhem for the season that's in it

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Would you like to be in the audience for our special Christmas programme on Tuesday the 20th of December at 6.30pm? The Army No. 1 Band will be joined by soprano Mairead Buicke and members of the New Dublin Voices Choir for some lovely seasonal music.  To apply for tickets to this recording just email by Monday 19th December with your full name, address and number of tickets required to arena@rte.ie 

Arena Monday 14th October 2013

Arena Monday 14th October 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Audrey Donoghue with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News.

Book Review - Solo: A James Bond Novel

Book Review - Solo: A James Bond Novel

Simon Maher reviews 'Solo: A James Bond Novel' by William Boyd. The Publishers are Jonathan Cape.

The Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland

The Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland

The Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland is composed of two bound volumes in a slip cover. The Publishers are UCD Press. Co-Editor Barra Boydell joins Seán Rocks.

Prefab Sprout

Prefab Sprout

Tony Clayton-Lea on 'Crimson Red' the new album from Prefab Sprout.

Classic Movie - Brigadoon

Classic Movie - Brigadoon

Ruth Barton discusses tonight's Classic Movie 'Brigadoon' with Seán Rocks. The film was released in 1954 and stars Gene Kelly as an American hunter who goes missing in the hills of Scotland.

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Arena Monday 14th October 2013 - Full Programme

Audrey Donohue with tonight's Arts News, Simon Maher reviews the James Bond novel 'Solo' by William Boyd, Barra Boydell on 'The Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland', Tony Clayton-Lea on 'Crimson Red' the new album from Prefab Sprout and Ruth Barton discusses this week's Classic Movie 'Brigadoon' starring Gene Kelly.

Music Played on the Show

The Wire (Album Version)

The Wire (Album Version)

Haim

4:06

King Of Rock And Roll

King Of Rock And Roll

Prefab Sprout

4:21

The Best Jewel Thief In The World

The Best Jewel Thief In The World

Prefab Sprout

4:52

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