Arena Thursday 23 January 2020

On Thursday's Arena with Seán Rocks, a studio 8 session with the winners of the PwC Ireland and Wexford Festival opera emerging artists Mezzo Soprano Anna Brady & Bass Baritone Rory Dunne, film reviews with Tara Brady and Darryl Jones and Peter Murphy reviews Casey Rae's new book on William Burroughs.

Arena

Arena

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Film Reviews

Film Reviews

Justin McGregor and Rioghnach Ni Gríoghair review the latest film releases including Terry Gillam's long-awaited "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote". Also "The Personal History of David Copperfield" sees Armando Iannuci's taken on the Dicken's novel and "The Turning" which is a 1990's retelling of the Henry James novella "Turning of the Screw".

Altan Studio 8 Session

Altan Studio 8 Session

The much-acclaimed Altan recently dropped by for a chat with Seán and live music in their studio 8 session. They will appear at the Ballincolig Winter Music Festival on January 26th.

TV series Picard - Preview

TV series Picard - Preview

Alan Corr previews "Picard" (Amazon Prime) as Patrick Stewart reprises his role as Jean Luc Picard in the sequel to Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Music Played on the Show

Tullaghan Lasses/The Cameronian/The Pigeon On The Gate.

Tullaghan Lasses/The Cameronian/The Pigeon On The Gate.

Altan

3:00

Bacach Shile Andaí

Bacach Shile Andaí

Altan

3:00

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