Arena Monday 14 May 2018

On Monday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Chris Wasser celebrates the career of Billy Murray on his 70th birthday, Óró at Galway 2020 with Liam O Maonlai and Diarmiud De Faoite And Margaret Hannon discusses 'Sister Black' her new play based on the life of nurse Catherine Black who became King George V’s private nurse.

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Diversity in casting for stage and screen

Diversity in casting for stage and screen

Casting agent Maureen Hughes, actress Donna Anita Nikolaisen and director of Abbey Theatre Graham McLaren discuss the issue of diversity in casting for stage and screen

"Connect" by Julian Gough

"Connect" by Julian Gough

Julian Gough chats about his latest novel "Connect", a techno-thriller that philosophises about our place in a hyper-connected world where virtual reality and self-driving cars are all commonplace (published by Picador)

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Forgotten musical gems - "Regard Sur Le Passé" by Bembeya Jazz National

Forgotten musical gems - "Regard Sur Le Passé" by Bembeya Jazz National

Donal Dineen with the latest in his occasional series on forgotten musical gems - the album "Regard Sur Le Passé" by Bembeya Jazz National from Guinea, West Africa

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Regard Sur Le Passe, Pt. 2

Regard Sur Le Passe, Pt. 2

Bembeya Jazz National

22:37

Chemin Du P.D.G

Chemin Du P.D.G

Bembeya Jazz National

24:11

Regard Sur Le Passe, Pt. 1

Regard Sur Le Passe, Pt. 1

Bembeya Jazz National

15:02

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