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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

Professor Jeremy Dibble

10/14/2019
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Professor Jeremy Dibble joins Sean to talk about the upcoming performance of The Veiled Prophet at the Wexford Opera House which will see the Opera preformed in English for the first time. The performance will include a pre- show talk with Jeremy. Full Details: https://www.wexfordopera.com/programme/event/the-veiled-prophet

Duration:00:12:21

Mannix Flynn

10/14/2019
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Politician and artist Mannix Flynn joins Sean to talk about his new film based on his writings “Land without God”

Duration:00:13:35

Debbie Harry - Face It

10/14/2019
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Edel Coffee reviews the Blondie lead singers new memoir "Face It"

Duration:00:09:00

Loco Por Lorca

10/14/2019
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Loco por Lorca is a new show celebrating the life and work of Spanish poet and writer Federico Garcia Lorca. The show’s creator Cormac Breathnach and one of the productions contributing writers Theo Dorgan join Sean in studio to outline the shows concept. Full Details: http://farmleigh.ie/event/loco-por-lorca/

Duration:00:16:12

El Camino- A Review

10/11/2019
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Alan Corr reviews the much anticipated big screen follow up to Breaking Bad - El Camino.

Duration:00:09:06

Friday Night Album Reviews

10/11/2019
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Louise Burton and Simon Maher join Sean for Friday night album reviews. New releases from Kitt Philippa and Tandem Felix are up for discussion.

Duration:00:15:24

Brett Anderson

10/11/2019
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Sean talks to Suede front man Brett Anderson following the release of his new memoir, "Afternoons With The Blinds Drawn"

Duration:00:25:18

Stephen King – "The Institute"

10/10/2019
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Declan Burke reviews Stephen Kings latest book "The Institute"

Duration:00:10:31

Mary Costello

10/10/2019
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Author Mary Costello joins Sean to discuss her latest novel "The River Capture "

Duration:00:15:38

Thursday Night Movie Reviews

10/10/2019
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Michael Pope and Cara O’Doherty join Sean for Thursday night movie reviews – up for discussion this week; Bait, Gemini Man, A Bump Along The Way and The Day Shall Come

Duration:00:25:00

Joaquín Sorollay Bastida – A Celebration of Spanish Music and Art

10/9/2019
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Flamenco guitarist John Walsh and Spanish singer Maria Delgado perform traditional Spanish music. John and Maria are performing as part of the National Gallery Of Irelands celebration of Spanish painter Joaquín Sorollay Bastida. Full Details : https://www.nationalgallery.ie/

Duration:00:11:41

Harper Lee's Lost Manuscript

10/9/2019
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US author Casey Cep has being investigating the speculation of a lost manuscript from the acclaimed author Harper Lee in her new book "Furious Hours - Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee".

Duration:00:17:38

Conductor Jaime Martín

10/9/2019
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New chief conductor of The RTE National Symphony Orchestra Jaime Martín speaks to Sean ahead of his first performances since taking up the role.

Duration:00:17:20

Eugene O'Neill Festival

10/8/2019
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Sean is joined by Dan McGovern, co-founder of the Eugene O’Neill Festival in New Ross, Co. Wexford, now in its second year and about to open tomorrow night. Full Details : https://eugeneoneillfestival.com/

Duration:00:11:38

US/Them

10/8/2019
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Belgian playwright Carly Wijs joins Sean to discuss her play Us/Them playing at the Pavilion Theatre as part of the Dublin Theatre Festival. Full Details: https://dublintheatrefestival.ie/

Duration:00:08:45

Studio 8 Sessions : Join Me In The Pines

10/8/2019
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Join Me In The Pines join Sean for a Studio 8 session.

Duration:00:15:42

Joaquin Phoenix- A Profile

10/8/2019
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As critics rave about his performance in "The Joker" Chris Wasser profiles the career of Joaquin Phoenix.

Duration:00:13:53

INO Conductor Peter Whelan

10/7/2019
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Conductor at the INO Peter Whelan talks to Sean about the upcoming performance from the INO of Vivaldi’s opera "Griselda".

Duration:00:09:44

Emma Donoghue

10/7/2019
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Author Emma Donoghue discusses her new novel Akin.

Duration:00:13:51

Ciaran Carson Tribute

10/7/2019
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Poets Theo Dorgan and Paula Meehan celebrate the life and work of Belfast poet Ciaran Carson who died over the weekend at the age of 70.

Duration:00:15:23