Arena Monday 17 May 2021

On tonight's Arena with Sean Rocks: Director Jerry Rothwell talks to Sean about his new film "The Reason I Jump", Actor Eugene O Brien and director Gavin Quinn discuss their latest project "Mespil In The Dark", Mary McGill is on hand to review the film "Together" made for the BBC and British-born writer Jonathan Lee to talk about his latest novel "The Great Mistake".

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Toyah Wilcox

Toyah Wilcox

To a generation of teenagers, the 1980s punk pop star Toyah Willcox was an inspiration with brightly dyed hair and dramatic make up. The singer and actor discusses her new album Posh Pop out in July and YouTube hit - Toyah and Robert's Sunday Lunch.

Dublin Dance Festival

Dublin Dance Festival

Demos from Liz Roche Company and Crash Ensemble is a collaboration between dancers and musicians. They ask how to feel together in a time when togetherness feels fractured. Choreographer Liz Roche and composer David Coonan discuss. May 18-29, dublindancefestival.ie

Peter Doran - Voices

Peter Doran - Voices

A native of Mullingar, singer-songwriter Peter Doran has released his fifth album, entitled Voices.

Music Played on the Show

It's A Mystery

It's A Mystery

Toyah

4:13

Ieya

Ieya

Toyah

5:04

None The Wiser

None The Wiser

Chris Wood (Guitar/Vocals), Neil Harland (Bass); Justin Mitchel (Hammond/Flugal Horn); Martin Butler (Piano)

4:07

Firestarter

Firestarter

Toyah

0:03

Blue Mountains

Blue Mountains

Peter Doran

0:38

Earthquake

Earthquake

David Coonan - Dēmos, Liz Roche Company

0:46

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