Arena Wednesday 13 January 2021

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Legendary musician Rick Wakeman ahead of appearing at The Dublin Bowie Fest tonight, album reviews with Pat Carty and Zara Heddermann And poet Stephen James Smith.

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

The Pembrokeshire Murders

The Pembrokeshire Murders is a three-part drama series. It's based on the true story of Welsh serial killer, John Cooper. The hunt was aided by an appearance that the serial killer made on the popular Bullseye programme on ITV, in 1989. Mary McGill previews part one beginning on Virgin Media TV this Thursday.

Art Appreciation

Art historians Jessica Fahy and Sarah Wilson guide listeners through how to read a painting. From Fra Angelico to Daniel Maclise and Jack B. Yeats. A new course from The National Gallery is called Art Appreciation: Breaking the Mould. Jessica Fahy is one of the teachers on that course.

Illuminations - Touch

Playwright Enda Walsh has brought together a wonderful group of collaborators for his short film Touch. It explores what it is to be alone and to be isolated during the pandemic. The film is part of RTÉ Illuminations and performed by Rosaleen Linehan, with visuals from Jack Phelan and score from Irene Buckley.

Music Played on the Show

Heroes

Heroes

Lazarus Original New York Cast

3:30

Undertow

Undertow

Lisa Hannigan (Vocal)

3:20

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