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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

Dublin Fringe Festival 2019 - "Wishful Thinking" by Shaunna Lee Lynch

8/20/2019
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Shaunna Lee Lynch, writer of the play "Wishful Thinking"

Duration:00:06:00

1959, an important year in jazz - part 2

8/20/2019
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Cormac Larkin continues his look at an important year in jazz

Duration:00:10:40

"The Troubles On Film", a film by Mark Cousins

8/20/2019
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Mark Cousins, creator of "The Troubles on Film"

Duration:00:16:56

Dublin Fringe Festival 2019 - "Lux Alma" by Alma Kelliher

8/20/2019
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Alma Kelliher, creator of the stage persona "Lux Alma" which she will perform as part of the Dublin Fringe Festival

Duration:00:11:09

Dublin Fringe Festival 2019 - "Sauce"

8/19/2019
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Camille Lucy Ross and Ciara Elizabeth Smyth whose play "Sauce" is at the Dublin Fringe Festival

Duration:00:08:45

Dublin Feminist Film Festival 2019

8/19/2019
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Oonagh Kearney and Vanessa Gildea, participants in the Dublin Feminist Film Festival

Duration:00:12:27

Review: "The Wichita Lineman: Searching in the Sun for the World's Greatest Unfinished Song" by Dylan Jones

8/19/2019
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Tony Clayton Lea reviews "The Wichita Lineman: Searching in the Sun for the World’s Greatest Unfinished Song" by Dylan Jones (published by Faber & Faber)

Duration:00:12:17

Ivan Kavanagh, director of "Never Grow Old"

8/19/2019
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Ivan Kavanagh chats about his latest film "Never Grow Old"

Duration:00:13:58

Album reviews

8/16/2019
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Zara Hedderman and Eamon Sweeney review "When I Have Fears" from The Murder Capital, "i, i" From Bon Iver and "Forevher" from Shura

Duration:00:21:03

"Skin" by E.M. Reapy

8/16/2019
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E.M. Reapy chats about her second novel "Skin" (published by Head of Zeus)

Duration:00:11:26

September issue of Vogue

8/16/2019
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Peter O’Brien and Bairbre Power discuss why the September issue of Vogue is so important

Duration:00:15:18

Suggestions for arts & culture podcasts

8/15/2019
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Nadine O’Regan and Alan Swan with suggestions for good Irish and international arts and culture podcasts

Duration:00:15:18

"The Bad Trip" by James Riley

8/15/2019
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James Riley chats about his latest book "The Bad Trip" (published by Icon Books)

Duration:00:16:03

Film reviews

8/15/2019
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Yvonne Nolan and Darryl Jones review "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood", "Good Boys" and "Transit"

Duration:00:23:07

"Matriarchs", a play by Anne Chambers at Westport Town Hall Theatre

8/14/2019
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Anne Chambers chats about her play "Matriarchs"

Duration:00:12:59

"Reading Brendan Behan", edited by John McCourt

8/14/2019
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Derek Hand and Michael Cronin, contributors to "Reading Brendan Behan" (edited by John McCourt, published by Cork University Press)

Duration:00:17:29

"The Hunger", an opera by Donnacha Dennehy at the Abbey Theatre

8/14/2019
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Donnacha Dennehy, composer of the opera "The Hunger"

Duration:00:13:23

Review: "The Big Chapel X" at the Kilkenny Arts Festival

8/13/2019
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Helen Meany reviews "The Big Chapel X" at the Kilkenny Arts Festival

Duration:00:09:21

25th anniversary of Blur album "Parklife"

8/13/2019
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Simon Maher on the 25th anniversary of the Blur album "Parklife"

Duration:00:14:50

Review: "The Nikel Boys" by Colson Whitehead

8/13/2019
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Peter Murphy reviews "The Nikel Boys" by Colson Whitehead (published by Penguin Random House)

Duration:00:13:34