Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

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Arena Wednesday 20 November 2013

coming up on Tuesday's show....the programme revealed for this year's Dublin Theatre Festival, Chris Wasser with a guide to some of the best spy films ever made, Gavin Friday's soundscape honouring humanitarian Roger Casement and the latest collection from poet Bernard O'Donoghue

Arena Wednesday 20th November 2013

Arena Wednesday 20th November 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Abie Philbin Bowman with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News.

Stanley Tucci

Stanley Tucci

Stanley Tucci on his role as Caesar Flickerman in 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire'.

Sonya Kelly & New Planet Cabaret

Sonya Kelly & New Planet Cabaret

Actor Sonya Kelly with her essay to pre-publicise Arena's collection of new Irish writing 'New Planet Cabaret'. The book will be launched at The Gutter Bookshop in Dublin on Friday November 22nd. All proceeds from the sale of the book go to the Writers in Schools Project which is run by Poetry Ireland.

Book Review - Margaret Drabble

Book Review - Margaret Drabble

Mary McGill reviews 'The Pure Gold Baby' by Margaret Drabble which is Published by Canongate. The book is about a promising young academic who becomes pregnant by a married Professor.

Peter Landesman - Parkland

Peter Landesman - Parkland

Evelyn O'Rourke with Peter Landesman, Director of the new film 'Parkland' which is released in Ireland on Friday November 22nd.

Frank McGuinness

Frank McGuinness

Frank McGuinness reads his poem 'The Herring Gutters' at this year's Dublin Book Festival. Arena will broadcast a Public Interview with Frank McGuinness on Friday 29th November.

Author Donal Ryan

Author Donal Ryan

Donal Ryan reads from his novel 'The Thing About December' which is Published by Doubleday and Lilliput Press.

Arena Wednesday 20th November 2013 - Full Programme

Abie Philbin Bowman with Arts News, Stanley Tucci on his role as Caesar Flickerman in 'The Hunger Games: Catching Fire', Sonya Kelly on Arena's New Planet Cabaret, A review of 'The Pure Gold Baby' by Margaret Drabble, Evelyn O'Rourke with Peter Landesman, Director of 'Parkland', Frank McGuinness reads his poem 'The Herring Gutters' and Donal Ryan reads from his book 'The Thing About December'.

Music Played on the Show

00:00

Title: Lean

Composer: The National

Performer(s): The National

Album: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Deluxe Edition]

Duration: 4:28

00:00

Title: My Love Lies In The Ground

Composer: Dirk Powell

Performer(s): Dirk Powell

Album: Time Again

Duration: 3:14

00:00

Title: Set Me On Fire

Composer: Bella Ferraro

Performer(s): Bella Ferraro

Album: Set Me On Fire - Single

Duration: 3:17

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