Entertainment

Vancouver Island Symphony’s Christopher Lee takes centre stage for Mozart clarinet concerto at Port Theatre

With Lee performing as soloist, his father is filling his seat among the clarinets

VIU’s View Gallery showcasing the Arctic landscapes of Island painter Ken Kirkby

Kirkby donated 21 paintings from the 1960s to the university’s collection in 2016

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A Christmas Carol at the Belfry Theatre
Onegin fills the Belfry Theatre
The Handmaid's Tale more believable in Trump era: Atwood
The Children's Republic comes to the Belfry

Island-filmed TV series gets third season

Parts of Chesapeake Shores filmed in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Comedian Aziz Ansari responds to allegations

Ansari has responded to allegations of sexual misconduct by a woman he dated in 2017

Hello Humpback! hits top 15 in bestseller list

Toronto library puts BC book in top 10 for 2017

Nicola Gunn: she’s back and she’s packing a blaster

Melbourne performer returns to Victoria with Piece for Person and Ghetto Blaster

‘Our stories shouldn’t go to our graves with us’

Bev Sellars hopes her Haig-Brown Writer-in-Residency encourages more people to share their realities

90-year-old Courtenay author publishes her second book within a year

Book launch comes three days prior to Betty Annand’s 91st birthday

James Franco says allegations he’s heard aren’t accurate

The New York Times has canceled a public event with James Franco days after the Golden Globe winner was accused of sexual misconduct.

Port Renfrew’s Avatar Grove featured in national IMAX series

International artist Kelly Richardson to highlight region’s old-growth forests

“A Woman’s Guide to Peeing Outside and other Adventures’ coming to Harbour City Theatre

Biographical performance describes Holly Brinkman’s coming of age in rural BC

Oprah in 2020? Friends send mixed messages on her future

Gayle King: ‘She loves this country … but I don’t think she’s actively considering it at this time’

Canadian television actor Donnelly Rhodes dies at age 80

A news release from the talent agency Northern Exposure says Rhodes died at the Baillie House Hospice in Maple Ridge, B.C.

#TimesUp: Stars don all black on the Golden Globes red carpet

Hollywood came out in full force for the Golden Globes

Canadian country music royalty join forces

Corb Lund and Ian Tyson play Royal Theatre

Reconciliation hits stage, screens with touring production

Six Island dates on tour that ends with global webcast

Want to know what your neighbours are reading?

Greater Victoria Public Library — Canada’s busiest per capita — reveals most checked-out books of 2017

  • Jan 4th, 2018

Snowed In Comedy Tour comes to the Island on a five-date tour

Comedians Paul Myrehaug, Pete Zedlacher, Dan Quinn and Craig Campbell to take the stage