Arena Tuesday 19 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 Tuesday 19th November 2013

Arena Tuesday 19th November 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

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

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Irish Crime Fiction Festival

Irish Crime Fiction Festival

John Connolly and Michael Connelly on this weekend's Irish Crime Fiction Festival at Dublin's Trinity College - www.tcd.ie/english/irishcrimefiction for details of all events.

The Book of Kells - Colm Cille

The Book of Kells - Colm Cille

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the walking tour 'Colm Cille - The Object' which takes place during November. More information can be found at www.dublincitypublicart.ie.

Short Stories - Billy O'Callaghan

Short Stories - Billy O'Callaghan

Billy O'Callaghan on his third book of short stories 'The things we lose, the things we leave behind' which is Published by New Island Books. Billy O'Callghan is nominated for this year's Irish Book Awards on Tuesday November 26th - www.irishbookawards.ie.

Actor Allen Leech

Actor Allen Leech

Downton Abbey star Allen Leech on his new film 'In Fear' which is in cinemas now.

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Arena Tuesday 19th November 2013 - Full Programme

Alan Corr with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News, John Connolly amd Michael Connelly on this year's Irish Crime Fiction Festival, Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the walking tour 'Colm Cille - The Object', Billy O'Callaghan on his book of short stories 'The things we lose, the things we leave behind' and Allen Leech on his new film 'In Fear'.

Music Played on the Show

This Is A True Heart

This Is A True Heart

Julia Holter

3:24

Fairytale Lullaby

Fairytale Lullaby

Bombay Bicycle Club

2:36

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