Arena Friday 24 January 2020

On Monday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Chris Wasser celebrates the career of Billy Murray on his 70th birthday, Óró at Galway 2020 with Liam O Maonlai and Diarmiud De Faoite And Margaret Hannon discusses 'Sister Black' her new play based on the life of nurse Catherine Black who became King George V’s private nurse.

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arena Podcast - New Friday January 24

Join us for the latest Arena podcast with album reviews, a previewof Medea at the Gate and the latest cultural news.

Medea - The Gate

Medea - The Gate

Director Oonagh Murphy and actor Eileen Walsh discuss Medea. The retelling of the Greek tragedy is set in the modern day and told from the children's point of view. Medea runs at the Gate until February 22.

Doolin Literary Festival - Eoin MacNamee

Doolin Literary Festival - Eoin MacNamee

Eoin MacNamee chats to Seán ahead of his appearance at the Doolin Literary Festival and about his latest work. His previous novels include Resurrection Man, Blue is the Night, the Vogue and his many TV credits include Red Rock and Hinterland.

Album reviews

Album reviews

Kate Brennan Harding and John Meagher bring us the latest album releases from Pet Shop Boys, Okay Kaya and Nicolas Godin.

Music Played on the Show

Willow O The Wisp

Willow O The Wisp

Pet Shop Boys

1:00

Dreamland

Dreamland

Pet Shop Boys

1:00

Insert Generic Name

Insert Generic Name

Okay Kaya

1:00

Asexual Wellbeing

Asexual Wellbeing

Okay Kaya

1:00

Catch Yourself Falling

Catch Yourself Falling

Nicolas Godin

1:00

Back To Your Heart

Back To Your Heart

Nicolas Godin

1:00

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Email: arena@rte.ie

 Twitter: @RTEArena

Text: 51551

Presenter: Seán Rocks

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV