Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Tuesday 1 April 2014

coming up on Tuesday's show....."Hide" author Matthew Griffin, a new season of "Narcos" begins on Netflix, Jesse Eisenberg, star of Woody Allen's "Café Society" and suffering a traumatic brain injury inspired Shannon Yee to create the artwork "Reassembled, Slightly Askew"

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

Alan Corr with the latest news from the arts world - the death of American DJ Frankie Knuckles, Catherine Deneuve's criticism of Gerard Depardieu for abandoning France for tax reasons and the first Creative Arts scholarship to be offered in NUI Galway

Author interview

Author interview

Anita Shreve, author of "The Lives Of Stella Bain", published by Little Brown

Official website at www.anitashreve.com

The Bible on film

The Bible on film

As the film "Noah" starring Russell Crowe opens in cinemas and causes controversy, Chris Wasser takes a look at the various ways the bible has been depicted on film - from biblical epics like "Samson & Delilah" and "The Ten Commandments" to modern dramatic interpretations like "The Last Temptation Of Christ" and comic interpretations like "Bruce Almighty" and "The Life Of Brian"

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Film Director interview

Film Director interview

Swedish film director Lukas Moodysson talks about his latest film "We Are The Best" about 3 girls determined to start a punk band in the 1980's even though everybody tells them punk is dead       

Great composers

Great composers

Bernard Clarke looks at the life and work of German composer Richard Wagner - an artist whose work seems to generate passion, admiration and fear in equal measure 

Music Played on the Show

19:17

Title: Gmf (Radio Edit)

Performer(s): John Grant

Duration: 3:54

01:00

Title: Ride Of The Valkyries

Performer(s): Wagner, Richard

Duration: 8:00

01:00

Title: The Flying Dutchman Overture

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Album: Stokowski / New York Philharmonic CALA Records CACD0533

Duration: 0:35

01:00

Title: Tristan Und Isolde: Love Duet From Act Ii

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Performer(s): Frida Leider (Isolde)

Album: Great Conductors of the 20th Century - Albert Coates - CD2 IMG Artists 724357548625

Duration: 1:20

01:00

Title: Siegfried-Idyll

Composer: Wagner, Richard

Album: Igor Markevitch un veritable artiste Deutsche Grammophon 4744002

Duration: 17:58

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