Arena Friday 25 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 Friday 25th October 2013

Arena Friday 25th October 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

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

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William Scott Retrospective

William Scott Retrospective

Kelly Grovier on a major retrospective of the work of William Scott at The Ulster Museum as part of The Belfast Festival.

Graham Nash

Graham Nash

Tony Clayton-Lea on 'Wild Tales: A Rock and Roll Life' by Graham Nash which is Published by Penguin.

Author Tara West

Author Tara West

Tara West on her book 'Poets are eaten as a delicacy in Japan' which is Published by Liberties Press.

Asa Butterfield

Asa Butterfield

Actor Asa Butterfield on his new film 'Ender's Game' which opens in Ireland on Friday October 25th.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Rachel Breslin and David Turpin review this week's new album releases 'Prism' from Katy Perry and 'Pure Heroine' from Lorde.

Music Played on the Show

Stop Stop Stop

Stop Stop Stop

The Hollies

2:46

Marrakesh Express

Marrakesh Express

Crosby Stills And Nash

2:34

Roar

Roar

Katy Perry

3:58

Royals

Royals

Lorde

3:24

Ghost

Ghost

Katy Perry

1:12

400 Lux

400 Lux

Lorde

1:06

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