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Meet Fabio, "an intelligent young man just beyond adolescence has some life-shaping experiences to undergo in the journey to adulthood," writes movie reviewer DOUGAL MACDONALD.
"It’s a whodunnit without a victim, a story with only two main characters, both long since deceased, and $450 million. Does that sound exciting? Well, it’s not exactly that," writes movie reviewer DOUGAL MACDONALD.
Here's the list of recipients of the ACT government's Arts Activities grants.
Another day another "Artsday" column from arts editor HELEN MUSA.
The CAT Awards are coming back with “CATS Interrupted”, reports HELEN MUSA.
Bangarra Dance Theatre has announced that Frances Rings will become the company’s artistic director when Stephen Page steps down in early 2023.
CANBERRA artists, musicians, film makers, performers and other creative practitioners will receive grants to maintain and further develop their arts practice through the latest “Homefront” grants.
In Canberra, the arts never stop. HELEN MUSA, our arts editor, has it covered.
ONE of Australia’s most revered print artists has tonight been named 2021 “CityNews Artist of the Year" at the 31st annual ACT Arts Awards evening, held in the Canberra Museum & Gallery.
AN exceptional Canberra actor-playwright was presented with the Helen Tsongas Award for excellence in acting by Canberra Theatre director Alex Budd at the ACT Arts Awards tonight.
Rock, carols and conductors... HELEN MUSA's got the arts covered in this week's Arts in the City column.
"CityNews" musical theatre reviewer BILL STEPHENS was for some years the Australian correspondent for the American magazine, "Everything Sondheim".
These coming school holidays, the Canberra Theatre is bringing a beloved Australian children’s book to the stage with a production of “Magic Beach”. This is a sponsored post.
Reviewer LEN POWER enjoys the welcome performance of "A Christmas Carol".
Chivalrous streaming columnist NICK OVERALL comes to the defence of Jodie Whittaker, the departing Doctor Who who, he says, proved the critics wrong.
THE winner of the 2021 M16 Artspace Drawing Prize is Catherine O'Donnell, for her charcoal-on-paper drawing, “Cowdrey St Window".
In some ways, "The Juliet Letters" sounds like it shouldn't work as a suite, but it does, says reviewer GRAHAM McDONALD.
"Best Sellers" is a warm-hearted dramatic humorous made-in-Canada romance, writes DOUGAL MACDONALD.
“Will it be Eastwood’s last?” asks reviewer DOUGAL MACDONALD.