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Monday - Friday 7-8pm
Arena Wednesday 18 November 2020
On Thursday's Arena with Seán Rocks, film reviews, Possession and Patrick, new albums from Smashing Pumpkins and Ane Brun.
Daily arts and popular culture show.
Director Neil Jordan looks back at his 1996 biographical film 'Michael Collins' and how he went about dealing with Bloody Sunday in it, ahead of the centenary commemoration of the event this weekend.
Singer-songwriter Róisín Murphy is not just a dance floor diva but also a style icon. She tells us about her love of clothes, of fashion, and of exhibitionism.
Joseph M. Hassett joins the programme to discuss his new book 'Yeats Now: Echoing into Life' which encourages the reader's own life as a point of entry to the poetry of W. B. Yeats.
Chris Wasser delves into the career of Ron Howard who has charmed audiences of both television and film for over 60 years.
Presenter: Seán Rocks