Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Friday's show....a new case brings a depressed and disgraced Sherlock Holmes out of hiding in "Art In The Blood" by Bonnie MacBird, artist Rita Duffy recreates a shop owned by Proclamation signatoryTom Clarke in an examination of how ordinary objects can become ‘souvenirs’ after a significant event like 1916, plus reviews of the latest albums from Beyoncé, Brian Eno and Travis

    on Bank Holiday Monday.....a special to mark International Labour Day, celebrating the art, music, theatre and books created on the theme of work and labour in the company of arts journalist Sinead Gleeson, poet Dave Lordan, singer Barry Gleeson and author Lisa McInerney

    Arena Tuesday 4 March 2014

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    Deborah Levy's back catalogue

    Deborah Levy came to prominence when her novel 'Swimming Home' was shortlisted for the Man Booker prize in 2012. Now her earlier work has been reissued by Hamish Hamilton an imprint of Penguin. Edel Coffey has been exploring Levy's back catalogue
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    Snow Angels

    A new play called 'Snow Angels' opens in the Project Arts Centre in Dublin. Written by Christine Dwyer Hickey, it is her first play and it tells the story of three young men, who wake up hungover in an isolated house at the edge of the city. Evelyn O'Rourke went along to the rehearsals to find out more
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    With Bread

    With Bread is a visual art exhibition by sculptor and photographer, Abigail O'Brien. It's currently on show in Leitrim's 'The Dock' and next year it will be travelling to Limerick City Gallery of Art. The exhibition features photographs, sculpture and video
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    Great Composers - Mozart

    Bernard Clarke of Lyric FM joins Seanto continues his trawl through the great composers. He focuses on Mozart this time.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Arabella
      Composer: Alex Turner
      Performer(s): Arctic Monkeys
      Performer(s): Arctic Monkeys
      Album: AM
      Duration: 3:40
    • Title: Sull'aria
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Victoria Gens + Patrizia Ciofi + Concerto Koln
      Performer(s): Victoria Gens + Patrizia Ciofi + Concerto Koln
      Duration: 3:03
    • Title: Soave Sia Il Vento
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Unknown
      Performer(s): Unknown
      Duration: 1:29
    • Title: Symphony No. 40 In G Minor
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Unknown
      Performer(s): Unknown
      Duration: 1:48

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