Arena Monday 4 November 2013

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena Monday November 4th 2013

Arena Monday November 4th 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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Book Review - John Grisham's Sycamore Row

Book Review - John Grisham's Sycamore Row

Declan Burke reviews 'Sycamore Row' by John Grisham in which he returns to the setting and characters in 1989's 'A Time To Kill'. The Publishers are Hodder and Stoughton.

Book - Verve - The Sound of America.

Book - Verve - The Sound of America.

Tony Clayton-Lea on the book 'Verve - The Sound of America' by Richard Havers which is Published by Thames & Hudson.

Smashing Times Theatre Company

Smashing Times Theatre Company

Mary Moynihan, Artistic Director of Smashing Times Theatre Company on their history and current productions - www.smashingtimes.ie and www.projectartscentre.ie for full details.

Classic Movie - For a Few Dollars More

Classic Movie - For a Few Dollars More

Darryl Jones discusses tonight's Classic Movie - Sergio Leone's 'For a Few Dollars More' starring Clint Eastwood.

Abbey Theatre Portraits

Abbey Theatre Portraits

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the different portraits at Dublin's Abbey Theatre which tell a history of the venue - www.abbeytheatre.ie.

Music Played on the Show

Cry Me A River

Cry Me A River

Diana Krall

1:17

Its Only A Paper Moon (Take B)

Its Only A Paper Moon (Take B)

Ella Fitzgerald

2:54

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