Arena Tuesday 15 September 2020

On Tuesday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Utopia creator Dennis Kelly discusses The Third Day, a new horror mystery series starring Jude Law and Naomie Harris, DJ Kelly Anne Byrne on George Michael's Listen without prejudice at 30, the IFI documentary festival and much more.

Arena

Arena

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Booker Prize Shortlist

Booker Prize Shortlist

The much-anticipated shortlist for the 2020 Booker Prize was revealed today, and as ever, there is more talk about who didn't make the cut than who. Arts and Media correspondent, Sinead Crowley discusses with Seán Rocks.

MusicTown

MusicTown

Monto is at the centre of an event which will be taking place as part of Dublin's Music Town festival. On the virtual tour, Dublin city folklorist, Terry Fagan, will be joined by folk singer and curator, Macdara Yeates , to explore the history of the area and some of the songs that it inspired. Further details facebook.com/macdarayeatespresents/

Elaine Feeney

Elaine Feeney

The Irish poet and novelist Elaine Feeney is a former slam poetry winner, she has been heralded as "one of the most provocative poets to come out of Ireland in the last decade". Feeney's debut novel, As You Were, was won at auction in December.

Psycho at 60

Psycho at 60

Chris Wasser discusses the film that paved the way for a new breed of cinematic horror. Hitchcock risked his personal fortune on a film that nobody wanted to make, and it could just as easily have ended his career.

Culture Night

Culture Night

A new visual art project - the Women on Women Awards - aims to highlight the work carried by Irish women in the field of radical activism and social justice. The final piece will be streamed across several platforms on Culture Night. Mavis Ramazani of the Irish Refugee Council and Bernie O'Reilly of Outlandish Theatre Company chat to Seán Rocks.

Music Played on the Show

Monto

Monto

The Dubliners

0:30

Wash Your Lobby

Wash Your Lobby

Dominic Behan

0:30

Weile Weile Waile

Weile Weile Waile

The Dubliners

0:30

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