Arena Tuesday 14 May 2019

on Thursday's show....we review "Night Boat to Tangier"  by Kevin Barry, "Toy Story 4" "Child's Play" and "Brightburn" are up for discussion in our Thursday night movie reviews and artist Janet Mullarney discusses her work.

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Helen Behan, stars in Shane Meadows tv series "The Virtues"

Helen Behan, stars in Shane Meadows tv series "The Virtues"

Helen Behan, the Irish actress who stars in "The Virtues", the new tv mini-series from Shane Meadows which begins on Channel 4 this week

Review:  "Dublin Palms" by Hugo Hamilton

Review: "Dublin Palms" by Hugo Hamilton

Daragh Downes reviews "Dublin Palms" by Hugo Hamilton, set in 1980’s Dublin in which the unnamed narrator returns from Berlin to live in his native city, with his wife and two daughters (published by Fourth Estate)

"Cycles and Lost Monkeys" by Jo Slade

"Cycles and Lost Monkeys" by Jo Slade

Jo Slade chats about her latest collection "Cycles and Lost Monkeys", which explores how poetry can bear witness to environmental and political crises and perhaps a form of resistance  (published by Salmon Poetry)

"Carnivore", a show by Luke Murphy

"Carnivore", a show by Luke Murphy

Luke Murphy explains his show "Carnivore", in which he explores what touch, contact, and physical identity mean in a rapidly changing world; it will premiere at Uilinn: West Cork Arts Centre next week

Further details:   www.westcorkartscentre.com 

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Dancing Bug

Dancing Bug

Le Boom X Ae Mak

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