Arena Tuesday 23 February 2021

On Tuesday's Arena with Seán Rocks, They're Calling Me Home is the new album from Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi, the Grammy-winning artist Rhiannon Giddens discusses this latest venture, Doireann Ní Ghríofa on her new poetry collection 'To Star the Dark' and renowned American folklorist Henry Glassie on his documentary with the filmmaker Pat Collins, Henry Glassie: Field Work.

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Limerick Literary Festival

Limerick Literary Festival

The Limerick Literary Festival begins on Friday. This year's featured poet is Katie Donovan. Also appearing are Sinead Gleeson, Dermot Bolger and Sarah Baume.

The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

Declan Burke revisits The Princess Bride. Rob Reiner's classic fairy tale movie and William Goldman's book.

The Abbey Theatre

The Abbey Theatre

Big news in the Irish theatre world today. The Abbey Theatre announced the appointment of Caitríona McLaughlin as its new artistic director and Mark O'Brien as its new executive director.

Daft Punk - Where to Begin

Daft Punk - Where to Begin

Daft Punk's breakup marks the end of a 28-year partnership. The six time Grammy award winners are one of the most influential acts in dance music history. Musician and producer Daithí Ó Drónaí on Daft Punk.

Music Played on the Show

More Spell On You

More Spell On You

Eddie Johns

0:30

One More Time

One More Time

Daft Punk

3:54

Da Funk

Da Funk

Daft Punk

5:41

One More Time

One More Time

Daft Punk

1:17

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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