Arena Wednesday 18 September 2019

On tonight's programme... Thursday night movie reviews and music from The Visionaries Choir.

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Review:  "Grease" at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Review: "Grease" at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Jim Sheridan reviews the musical "Grease" at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

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Culture Night with Leonard Slatkin and the RTÉ NSO

Culture Night with Leonard Slatkin and the RTÉ NSO

Leonard Slatkin, who will conduct the RTÉ NSO in a programme of Brahms and his own composition Kinah in memory of his parents; it takes place this Friday for Culture Night at the National Concert Hall

Full details:   www.nch.ie

Launch of Galway 2020

Launch of Galway 2020

Helen Marriage, creative director of Galway 2020 which was officially launched this evening

God Knows in session

God Knows in session

God Knows, who is a National Ambassador for Culture Night when he will perform in his home town of Shannon

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Review:  "Girl" by Edna O'Brien

Review: "Girl" by Edna O'Brien

Yvonne Nolan reviews "Girl" by Edna O’Brien, inspired by the 2014 Boko Haram kidnappings of Nigerian schoolgirls, this is the story of teenager Maryam, whose life is thrown into disarray when jihadis raid her boarding school (published by Faber & Faber)

Music Played on the Show

Hopelessly Devoted To You

Hopelessly Devoted To You

Martha Kirby

1:35

2nd Movement From 4th Symphony

2nd Movement From 4th Symphony

Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Conducted By Leonard Slatkin

1:25

Freestyle Improvisation

Freestyle Improvisation

God Knows

3:55

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