Arena Tuesday 5 November 2013

coming up on Friday's show....a special on "Fermata: Writings Inspired by Music", a new anthology which explores the connection between music and the written word...Fairytale of New York, Hofstetter's Serenade and Blueberry Hill - just some of the hits which have provided inspiration for poets and writers through the decades

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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

Arena

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 - Donna Tartt

Book Review - Donna Tartt

Edel Coffey reviews 'The Goldfinch' by Donna Tartt which is Published by Little Brown. Donna Tartt will be in conversation with Sinead Gleeson in Dun Laoghaire on Friday Novembe 15th.

Colm Keena - Bishop's Move

Colm Keena - Bishop's Move

Colm Keena on his debut novel 'Bishop's Move' which is Published by Sommerville Press.

Arthur Russell

Arthur Russell

Jim Carroll on Arthur Russell's seminal 1986 album 'World of Echo'.

Theatre - The Cavalcaders

Theatre - The Cavalcaders

Clip of Billy Roche's 'The Cavalcaders' which is being performed by the Nomad Theatre Network around the country - www.nomadtheatrenetwork.ie for full tour dates.

Space Films

Space Films

Chris Wasser on the best films set in space ahead of the release of 'Gravity' starring Sandra Bullock.

Arena Tuesday 5th November 2013 - Full Programme

Alan Corr with tonight's Arts News, a review of Donna Tartt's 'The Goldfinch', Colm Keena on his debut novel 'Bishop's Move', 'The Cavalcaders' by Billy Roche and a look at the best films set in space.

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No Train To Cavan

No Train To Cavan

Lisa O'Neill

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