Arena Monday 25 May 2015

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Ryan Murphy's Halston with designer Peter O'Brien and The Gloss Magazine deputy editor Penny McCormick, Irish author Lisa McInerney on her new book 'The Rules of Revelation' And St. Vincent, Paul Weller and more, Brian Boyd and Nadine O'Regan with album reviews.

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Arena

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Arts News

Arts News

with Alan Corr - the Irish Film Board pays tribute to the late Bill O'Herlihy, winners at last night's IFTA's and Cannes, Ardal O'Hanlon to star in 1916 theatrical farce

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Catherine Brogan, performance poet

Catherine Brogan, performance poet

Cat Brogan, spoken word poet from Omagh, currently on her 'Wee Irish Tour' around the country

Official website:  www.catbrogan.com 

(for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

Review: "When The Doves Disappeared" by Sofi Oksanen

Review: "When The Doves Disappeared" by Sofi Oksanen

Tom Donnelly reviews “When The Doves Disappeared” by Finnish-Estonian writer Sofi Oksanen, which explores the occupation of Estonia by German and Russian governments through the life of two cousins Roland and Edgar (published by Atlantic Books)

Emerging Young Artist Award, Wexford Festival Opera

Emerging Young Artist Award, Wexford Festival Opera

Soprano Rachel Croash and baritone Rory Musgrave, winners of Emerging Young Artist Award 2015 by the Wexford Festival Opera

Official website: www.wexfordopera.com 

 

"Four Fold" by artist Sam Keogh

"Four Fold" by artist Sam Keogh

Sam Keogh explains how ancient bog bodies provide the basis for his exhibition “Four Fold” currently at the Douglas Hyde Gallery

Full details:  www.douglashydegallery.com 

Music Played on the Show

Told You So

Told You So

Buffalo Sunn

4:03

Bess You Is My Woman Now

Bess You Is My Woman Now

Soprano Rachel Croash And Baritone Rory Musgrave

4:45

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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