Arena Thursday 24 September 2020

On Tuesday's Arena with Kay Sheehy, poet Claudia Rankine discusses her new book 'Just Us', where to begin with the work of legendary director, Federico Fellini And Declan Hughes reviews Martin Amis' new book 'Inside Story'.

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Film reviews

Film reviews

Tara Brady and Darryl Jones review new films. Stranger Things break-out star Millie Bobby Brown brings us Enola Holmes, Ethan Hawke and Eve Hewson star in Tesla, an unusual biopic of the pioneering inventor, Monsoon is set in Vietnam and Miss Juneteenth, the black beauty pageant film causing a stir on the festival circuit.

Operas emerging artists

Operas emerging artists

The PwC Wexford Festival Opera emerging artists 2020, mezzo soprano Anna Brady and bass baritone Rory Dunne join Seán Rocks for a studio 8 session accompanied by Mairead Hurley on piano.

William Burroughs

William Burroughs

William Burroughs and the Cult of Rock 'n Roll. Peter Murphy reviews Casey Rae's new book. American author William Burroughs was a key figure in the Beat movement of the 1940s and 50s.

Music Played on the Show

The Habanera

The Habanera

Anna Brady Vocal Mairead Hurley Piano

3:30

The Catalogue Aria

The Catalogue Aria

Rory Dunne Vocals Mairead Hurley Piano

2:30

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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