Arena Tuesday 10 December 2019

Coming up from 7pm on Friday....we review the latest album releases ....the new adaptation of Medea

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Writer and Playwright Jimmy Murphy

Writer and Playwright Jimmy Murphy

Today Irish theatre professionals and stage writers have expressed discontent with the 2020 Abbey Theatre programme. Irish writer and playwright Jimmy Murphy discusses with Seán.

Tribute to Roxette - Marie Fredrikkson

Tribute to Roxette - Marie Fredrikkson

With the sad news today that Roxette front woman Marie Fredrikkson has died. Jennifer Gannon joins Seán charting the Swedish duos rise to fame while revisiting their notable hits.

'A Book of Christmas Short Stories' by Penguin

'A Book of Christmas Short Stories' by Penguin

Penguins latest Christmas book offering is 'A Book of Christmas Short Stories'. Mary McGill explores the diverse collection from the classics of Truman Capote to the the macabre with Angela Carter. Irish writers, Elizabeth Bowen and Frank O'Connor also feature plus writer and social activist, James Mercer Langston Hughes.

David Keenan - Singer-songwriter

David Keenan - Singer-songwriter

Dundalk singer-songwriter David Keenan performs live. The rising Irish star sings two songs ahead of the release of his debut album, 'A Beginners Guide to Bravery'.

Tidelands

Tidelands

Phillipa Gregory's latest novel 'Tidelands' is set during the English Civil War. Edel Coffey reviews the authors latest offering.

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