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Sean Rocks takes a look at what's on in the world of arts and entertainment - featuring guests and items from the worlds of movies, television, music and literature.

Sean Rocks takes a look at what's on in the world of arts and entertainment - featuring guests and items from the worlds of movies, television, music and literature.
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Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Networks:

RTE Ireland

Description:

Sean Rocks takes a look at what's on in the world of arts and entertainment - featuring guests and items from the worlds of movies, television, music and literature.

Twitter:

@RTEArena

Language:

English

Contact:

RTÉ Donnybrook Dublin 4 353 (0) 1 208 3111


Episodes

Album reviews

1/18/2019
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Nadine O'Regan and John Meagher review "Remind Me Tomorrow" from Sharon van Etten, "Assume Form" from James Blake and "Why Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared" from Deerhunter

Duration:00:12:24

"77 Million Paintings", an exhibition by Brian Eno

1/18/2019
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Brian Eno, whose art and music installation "77 Million Paintings" is now on show at the RHA Dublin

Duration:00:13:29

Special Tribute Award for Owen Roe

1/18/2019
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Owen Roe, who will receive the Special Tribute Award at the Irish Times Theatre Awards this year for his work on stage

Duration:00:16:17

New Creative Director for Galway 2020

1/18/2019
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Helen Marriage, newly-appointed Creative Director of the Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture project

Duration:00:07:05

Fyre Festival disaster - a documentary

1/17/2019
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Alan Corr with a guide to the disaster that was the Fyre Festival, the subject of documentaries by Netflix and Hulu

Duration:00:11:37

Music Network tour celebrating the Irish Scottish musical tradition

1/17/2019
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Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh, Siobhan Miller, Damien Mullane and Anna Massie, who are on a Music Network tour of Ireland celebrating the musical traditions of Ireland and Scotland

Duration:00:16:02

Film reviews

1/17/2019
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Maia Mathieu and Hilary White review "Mary Queen of Scots", "Beautiful Boy" and "Glass"

Duration:00:21:38

"Flora and Fauna", an exhibition by Amanda Doran at the RHA

1/16/2019
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Amanda Doran explains how she created a new universe for her exhibition "Flora and Fauna" at the RHA

Duration:00:11:13

"Girls In Silk Kimonos", a play by Miriam Gallagher

1/16/2019
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Mia Gallagher and Conor O'Malley talk about "Girls In Silk Kimonos", a play written by the late Miriam Gallagher

Duration:00:08:27

RTÉ NSO appoints new Chief Conductor

1/16/2019
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Spanish conductor Jaime Martín who has just been appointed Chief Conductor with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra

Duration:00:11:51

Once Upon A Time In The West, a talk by Sir Christopher Frayling at NUI Galway

1/16/2019
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Sir Christopher Frayling on the influence of the Sergio Leone western "Once Upon A Time In The West"

Duration:00:15:57

20th anniversary of "The Matrix"

1/15/2019
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Harvey O'Brien marks the 20th anniversary of the film "The Matrix"

Duration:00:09:12

"Every Day I Wake Up Hopeful/East Belfast Boy" by Prime Cut Productions

1/15/2019
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Emma Jordan, Fintan Brady and John Patrick Higgins chat about the Prime Cut Productions double-bill "Every Day I Wake Up Hopeful/East Belfast Boy"

Duration:00:16:05

Review: "Je t'aime: The Legendary Love Story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg" by Veronique Mortaigne

1/15/2019
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Sophie Gorman reviews "Je t'aime: The Legendary Love Story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg" by Veronique Mortaigne (published by Icon)

Duration:00:13:53

Theatre Forum report 2019

1/15/2019
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Peter Daly, chairman of the Theatre Forum whose report reveals the standard of living for Irish theatre-makers

Duration:00:08:15

80th anniversary of Blue Note Records

1/14/2019
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Cormac Larkin marks the 80th anniversary of jazz label Blue Note Records

Duration:00:11:19

"The First Protestant", a play by Gerry Farrell

1/14/2019
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Gerry Farrell explains how his psychotherapy training inspired his play "The First Protestant"

Duration:00:12:59

Madness in European Literature at First Fortnight 2019

1/14/2019
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Leonor Bethencourt who will host the literary cabaret on Madness in European Literature

Duration:00:10:51

Album reviews

1/11/2019
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Róisín Dwyer and Alan Corr review "Tomb" from Angelo de Augustine, "Tallies" from Tallies and "Isaac Nelson" from Bobby Basil

Duration:00:17:32

"Walk For Me", a play by Kate Stanley Brennan

1/11/2019
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Kate Stanley Brennan and Sarah Brennan chat about their production "Walk For Me", Kate's debut play

Duration:00:15:33