Arena Tuesday 18 August 2015

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks we review the latest albums from Dua Lipa,Childish Gambino, Margaret Glasy and Sufjan Stevens also Adrian Duncan chats about his latest novel 'A Sabbatical in Leipzig'. 

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Arts News

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with Alan Corr - Brown Bag Films sold, university professor will spend a year dressed as various David Bowie personas, Carl Sagan biopic in the works

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Joe Dowling directs "A View From The Bridge" at the Gate

Joe Dowling directs "A View From The Bridge" at the Gate

Joe Dowling on a career in theatre in Ireland and America and directing “A View From The Bridge” at the Gate Theatre

Further details:  www.gatetheatre.ie/production/AViewFromTheBridge2015   

Thomas Bartlett, musician/producer

Thomas Bartlett, musician/producer

Thomas Bartlett chats about being a musician/producer, how he got involved with the band The Gloaming and the Masters of Tradition Festival in Bantry 

Further details:  www.westcorkmusic.ie/mastersoftradition/      

"Madame Bovary" by Gustave Flaubert

"Madame Bovary" by Gustave Flaubert

Mary McGill on the classic French novel “Madame Bovary” by Gustave Flaubert

Graphic novel “Hound: A Celtic Myth Set in Ancient Ireland”

Graphic novel “Hound: A Celtic Myth Set in Ancient Ireland”

Barry Devlin and Paul Bolger explain the genesis of their graphic novel which is a re-imagining of the life and times of Cúchulainn -  “Hound: A Celtic Myth Set in Ancient Ireland”

Further details:   www.facebook.com/houndgn 

Music Played on the Show

Lilacs

Lilacs

Hannah Cohen

5:41

Allistrum's March

Allistrum's March

The Gloaming

4:17

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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