Arena Tuesday 30 January 2018

on Friday's show....marking the 20th anniversary of "The Truman Show", album reviews and the circus company showcasing the skills of disabled and non-disabled performers 

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Vicky Krieps, star of "Phantom Thread"

Vicky Krieps, star of "Phantom Thread"

Kay Sheehy talked to actress Vicky Krieps about her starring role as designer Daniel Day Lewis's muse in the new Paul Thomas Anderson film "Phantom Thread"

"The Cambridge Companion to Literature and Disability", edited by Clare Barker and Stuart Murray

"The Cambridge Companion to Literature and Disability", edited by Clare Barker and Stuart Murray

Clare Barker, one of the editors of the Cambridge Companion to Literature and Disability which examines how disabled characters are represented in literature (published by Cambridge University Press)

The government's Capital Grant Scheme for musical instruments

The government's Capital Grant Scheme for musical instruments

Sharon Rollston of Music Network and Laoise O'Brien, recorder-player and previous beneficiary of the Department of Culture, Heritage and Gaeltacht's capital grant scheme for musical instruments

Review:  "Don't Skip Out On Me" by Willy Vlautin

Review: "Don't Skip Out On Me" by Willy Vlautin

Róisín Dwyer reviews "Don't Skip Out On Me" by singer/author Willy Vlautin, the story of a twenty-one year old farm hand in Nevada who has ambitions to re-invent himself as a Mexican wrestler (published by Faber)

Music Played on the Show

Grazing In The Grass

Grazing In The Grass

Hugh Masekela

2:36

Semicircle Song (Edit)

Semicircle Song (Edit)

The Go Team

3:18

The Passing Of The Year/Call It A Day

The Passing Of The Year/Call It A Day

Laoise O'Brien - Recorder

1:35

La Volta/Nancy's Fancy

La Volta/Nancy's Fancy

Laoise O'Brien - Recorder

1:43

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