Arena Monday 7 April 2014

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

Alan Corr reports on tragic death of Peaches Geldof, highlights of 2014 Kilkenny Arts Festival announced, Mickey Rooney dies aged 93        

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Musician interview

Musician interview

Renowned cellist Richard Harwood, who will be performing shortly at the National Concert Hall as part of their Essential Classics series

 

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Book awards

Book awards

Irish author Audrey Magee, shortlisted for Bailey’s Prize for Womens Fiction for her debut novel “The Undertaking”

Book review

Book review

Eibhear Walshe reviews "From Out Of The City" by John Kelly, published by Dalkey Archive Press

Television auditions

Television auditions

Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the open auditions being held next week for Ros na Rún, the TG4 Irish language soap

 

If you are interested in taking part in the open auditions taking place next Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th April in Galway, send an email to dara@rosnarun.com or log on to their website rosnarun.com for more

Classic Movie

Classic Movie

Daryl Jones looks at the 1954 classic "An Inspector Calls" starring Alastair Sim

Music Played on the Show

Disco//Very

Disco//Very

Warpaint

4:17

Allemande

Allemande

Richard Hardwood (Cello)

4:26

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