Arena Wednesday 27 January 2021

On Monday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Chris Wasser previews Your Honor starring Bryan Cranston, Helen O'Hara editor of large of Empire Magazine discusses her new book, Women vs. Hollywood -The Fall and Rise of Women in Film And director Harry Macqueen on his new film Supernova with Colin Firth and Stanley Tucci. 

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J. M. Synge: Nature, Politics, Modernism

J. M. Synge: Nature, Politics, Modernism

2021 marks the 150th anniversary of one of Ireland's most well-known playwrights, poets and writers John Millington Synge. century. Writer and poet Sean Hewitt new book on Synge reassesses many of his works and looks more closely at his engagement with occultism, socialism and Darwinism

Night of the Hunter

Night of the Hunter

Declan Burke has been looking at some classic novel-to-screen works and begins his search with the the 1955 classic film Night of the Hunter starring Robert Mitchum,

Cara O'Sullivan Tribute

Cara O'Sullivan Tribute

One of Ireland's greatest sopranos, Cara O'Sullivan has passed away. Her vocal talents were equally matched by a charismatic and powerful stage presence. She will be sadly missed.

Siobhán McSweeney

Siobhán McSweeney

This Saturday evening, she is back on our screens - via live stream rather than TV - as the incurable optimist, Winnie, from Samuel Beckett's iconic play, Happy Days. This performance will be broadcast live from the Olympia Theatre, Dublin on 30th January in a co-production with Landmark Productions.

Music Played on the Show

Just One Kiss

Just One Kiss

Imelda May Feat Noel Gallagher Ron Wood

2:29

O Mio Babbino Caro -- Gianni Schicchi

O Mio Babbino Caro -- Gianni Schicchi

Cara O'Sullivan (Soprano)

2:45

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