Entertainment

Fifth annual Wicked Victoria draws a crowd of more than 9,000

Kids and adults both in and out of costume flocked to Boo Boulevard on Sunday

  • Oct 27, 2019

Giant new Vancouver Island mural explained

Oak Bay’s Parade of Play mural might be the biggest in Greater Victoria

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Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher

Chemainus Theatre unveils a Beast of a 2020 lineup

Beauty and the Beast takes the feature summer slot, with two other classics coming back

Aftermath of 1958 disappearance of Vancouver Island pilot explored on stage

‘Our Ghosts’ tells story of playwright’s father’s plane crash and mother’s resilience

‘Emotional’ Margaret Atwood receives rare honour from the Queen

Author of Handmaid’s Tale receives Order of the Companions of Honour

Karen Kain to retire from National Ballet of Canada

‘The role of artistic director is the most challenging, and the most rewarding, of my career’

Huard’s Haunted House returns to terrify mid Island for another spooky season

Halloween attraction open in Cassidy every night through Oct. 31

Tattoo expo brings more than 100 artist to Greater Victoria this weekend

Events run Friday through Sunday at Pearkes Recreation Centre

Blockbuster bashing: Scorsese, Coppola, take aim at Marvel

Legendary directors say franchise blockbusters squeezing out the ‘regular’ film

Marble humpback sculpture wins Oak Bay’s ArtsAlive 2019 People’s Choice Award

Daniel Cline’s Harmony Humpbacks will be recommended for purchase

Islanders remember noted Wei Wai Kum First Nation artist Mulidzas

Community reflects on the impact of one of its best after Curtis Wilson’s sudden death this weekend

VIDEO: Final trailer for ‘Rise of Skywalker’ debuts

Last instalment in Skywalker saga to hit theatres Dec. 20

Comic Jim Jeffries keeps it real with The Night Talker tour

Comedy Central star brings insightful – at times controversial – material to Victoria on Nov. 16

  • Oct 22, 2019

Season opener: Blue Bridge launches with a spoof of Hitchcock classic

Broadway’s longest-running comedy, The 39 Steps runs Oct. 22 to Nov. 3 at the Roxy Theatre

  • Oct 21, 2019

Musical pipeline to Victoria continues for Bruce Cockburn

Iconic Canadian singer-songwriter brings considerable catalogue, new material to Royal on Nov. 8

  • Oct 21, 2019

Vancouver Island children’s author wins American award for The Moon Watched it All

Ladysmith’s Shelley Leedahl’s book took gold in the All Ages Picture Book category

‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ claims No. 1 over ‘Joker’

The film starring Angelina Jolie and Elle Fanning grossed an estimated $36 million in North America

Vancouver Island-penned musical sluggish and proud of it

VIU theatre department debuts instructor’s original new musical, ‘SlugFest’