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Ron Cerabona

Ron Cerabona is an arts reporter for The Canberra Times.

Sunshine on Leith DVD review

Ron Cerabona Jukebox musical struggles to prop up weaker Proclaimers' songs.

Question Time: Adam Shand on The Real Chopper

Ron Cerabona Adam Shand, journalist, author.


Canberra Symphony Orchestra's Hollywood magic


Ron Cerabona If you love songs from the movies, a symphony orchestra and a military band, this concert is for you, writes Ron Cerabona.

Litbits: September 20

Ron Cerabona Litbits

Film review

The Maze Runner's an intriguing puzzle

Ron Cerabona Film review: With a hint of Lord of the Flies, this Dystopian young-adult, sci-fi is a mystery worth pursuing.

Wish I Was Here scrubs up fine

Ron Cerabona Film review: Zach Braff's effort is far from a classic movie but it is personal, sincere and likeable..

Film review

Planes: Fire and Rescue flies a little low

Ron Cerabona Film review: This might be an unnecessary sequel to an unnecessary movie, but it is a pleasant time-filler.

Equus Canberra Repertory Society: A horse of a different colour

Front, Jerry Hearn, with  (rear from left) Erin Pugh, Graham August and Nikole Rene Souza  in

Ron Cerabona In Equus, Martin Dysart is a psychiatrist who is asked by a magistrate to take on a most unusual case.

Cellist Anthony Albrecht in Bach to the Bush concert

Cellist Anthony Albrecht

Ron Cerabona After two years of study at the Julliard School in New York, cellist Anthony Albrecht is reconnecting with his home country with a solo performance of Bach suites.

Bad Words DVD review Ron Cerabona

Ron Cerabona Bad Words (MA) 2.5 stars

Film review

Night Moves crawls, but then rewards

Jesse Eisenberg, from left, Dakota Fanning and Peter Sarsgaard in <em>Night Moves</em>.

Reviewer: RON CERABONA Film review: This eco-drama is extremely slow-moving, but for those with patience it can be savoured.

Litbits: September 13

Ron Cerabona Literature news from Canberra and districts.

Night moves delivers more whimper, less bang

Ron Cerabona NIGHT MOVES (M) 3.5 stars

Filmmaker Sotiris Dounoukos talks about his Toronto short film, A Single Body, and his upcoming first feature movie

A scene from A Single Body

Ron Cerabona Canberra filmmaker Sotiris Dounoukos has received international attention with his short film A Single Body, which has recently been shown at the Toronto International Film Festival.

Film review

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles review: Badly baked half-shell heroics

Special effects: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are ready for action.

Ron Cerabona Film review: The sewer-dwelling Ninja Turtles are recycled to help pad out Hollywood's quota of big, dumb, junk-food action movies.

Helpmann award-winning production of Sweet Charity set for Canberra

Ron Cerabona Sweet Charity is coming to the Canberra Theatre Centre, much to the delight of the centre's director.

The Wharf Revue 2014 is back in business

Phillip Scott in The Wharf Revue 2014

Ron Cerabona Politicians beware – The Wharf Revue is back an no one in the public eye is safe from the arrows of outrageous satire.

Question Time: Daniel Edmonds

Theatre schedule: Daniel Edmonds' ideal weekend would be to escape from the orchestra pit.

Ron Cerabona Musical director Daniel Edmonds on being unbuttoned by Kate Ceberano, eating at home and always being ready for the unexpected.

DVD review: Blazing Saddles

Blazing Saddles: Plenty of gags.

Ron Cerabona Brooks' west is still wild and even contains a message, if you want to look for it.

Art review

Spirited: Australia's Horse Story is strapping homage

A shire horse hard at work.

Ron Cerabona The role of the horse in Australian life is well documented in an exhibition at the National Museum of Australia, writes Ron Cerebona.