Arena Wednesday 3 April 2019

on Monday's show, presented by Kay Sheehy....the Dublin Feminist Film Festival, the story behind Jimmy Webb's "Wichita Lineman", Ivan Kavanagh directs John Cusack in the western "Never Grow Old" and we start our coverage of productions at the upcoming Dublin Fringe Festival 

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Arena

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"Her Kind" by Niamh Boyce

"Her Kind" by Niamh Boyce

Niamh Boyce chats about her second novel "Her Kind", set in Kilkenny in 1324 it begins with a woman finding refuge for herself and her daughters in the home of wealthy money-lender Alice Kytler and culminates in the Kilkenny Witch Trials (published by Penguin)

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Essay:  Game of Thrones and the history of Westeros

Essay: Game of Thrones and the history of Westeros

Keeley Ryan with an essay outlining the history of Westeros and how it plays a huge part in the fate of the biggest characters in Game of Thrones

Raphaela Gromes and Julian Riem on Music Network tour

Raphaela Gromes and Julian Riem on Music Network tour

Raphaela Gromes and pianist Julian Riem, who will be performing as part of a Music Network nationwide tour

Full details:   www.musicnetwork.ie

"Our Plundered Planet", an exhibition by Mark Dion at the Hugh Lane

"Our Plundered Planet", an exhibition by Mark Dion at the Hugh Lane

Kay Sheehy visited "Our Plundered Planet", an exhibition at the Hugh Lane gallery by artist Mark Dion, his commentary on human treatment of the natural environment

Full details:   http://www.hughlane.ie/

Music Played on the Show

Symmetrical

Symmetrical

Rozi Plain

4:22

La Danza

La Danza

Raphaela Gromes (Cello) And Julian Riem - Piano

2:50

La Gita In Gondola

La Gita In Gondola

Raphaela Gromes (Cello) And Julian Riem - Piano

3:20

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