Arena Tuesday 7 April 2020

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, album reviews, Corcadorca theatre company at Cork Midsummer Festival, artistic director, Pat Kiernan, writer Kevin Barry and composer Mel Mercier And Black Alley is a new anthology fiction podcast from creator Fionntán Larney with actors Alex Murphy and Clare Barrett.

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Polly Samson - A Theatre for Dreamers

Polly Samson - A Theatre for Dreamers

Set on the Greek island of Hydra in 1960, 'A Theatre for Dreamers' is the new novel by Polly Samson. The central character, Erica has ambitions to write and gets involved with a group of artists including a young Leonard Cohen and the Marianne of the famous song.

Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls

Jenn Gannon revisits Gilmore Girls 20 years on since first airing on our television screens.

Online Theatre Recommendations

Online Theatre Recommendations

Theatres mindful of the need to keep the theatre alive even while their doors are closed are offering a number of online options to the theatre lover. Helen Meany has been looking at the options.

Music Played on the Show

So Long, Marianne

So Long, Marianne

Leonard Cohen (Vocal)

4:17

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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