Entertainment

Nearly 80 incredible artists, one extraordinary Vancouver Island tree

Bateman gallery’s OneTree 2019 honours the life of a single, tree salvaged from the Chemainus Valley

  • Nov 16, 2019

Port Alice poet with ‘emotional deficit’ signs with major publisher

As a youth, Brendon Wilkie was gigging in a 3-piece punk rock band called Sponge Cookie.

  • Nov 15, 2019

REVIEW: Shakespearean tragedy shines at the Phoenix

UVic theatre crew hits the right notes with Othello, writes Sheila Martindale

  • Nov 15, 2019
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Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building

VIDEO: Disney Plus adds disclaimer about racist stereotypes

Disney’s disclaimer is a good way to begin discussion about the larger issue of racism

Victoria artist Blu Smith’s art evolves as he does

From pop art to realism to abstract and more, successful artist follows his muse

  • Nov 14, 2019

Criminal injustices come alive on stage in Secret/e

Criminalization of HIV among themes in Rick Waines’ story, opening Nov. 27 at Intrepid Theatre Club

  • Nov 14, 2019

VIDEO: Disney Plus gives Canadians a streaming platform that nearly matches U.S. version

The Walt Disney Company’s new subscription platform unveiled a comprehensive offering of nearly 500 films

Big, new movies worth seeing in theatres before 2019 is over

By Rafer Guzmán Newsday It’s mid-November —let the Oscar scramble begin! At…

  • Nov 13, 2019

Renowned men’s chorus ‘Back by Popular Demand’ in Victoria

One of Canada’s premier singing ensembles kicks off its 39th season on Nov. 16

  • Nov 12, 2019

Miracle workers tell classic tale of Christmas on Chemainus stage

Miracle on 34th Street brings the magic of the season to life at Chemainus Theatre

Monster Truck Chaos comes to Victoria, tickets on sale Friday

Monster Truck Chaos rumbles into Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre Jan. 25 and 26

  • Nov 12, 2019

‘We love you, Alex!’: Trebek gets choked up by ‘Jeopardy!’ contestant’s answer

The emotional moment came in Monday’s episode when Trebek read Dhruv Gaur’s final answer

Disney Plus streaming service hits Canada with tech hurdles

Service costs $8.99 per month, or $89.99 per year, in Canada

Jon and Roy’s Holiday Special always a hot ticket

Multi-act Dec. 6 concert at the Royal virtually sold out, cozy, chill vibe will prevail

  • Nov 11, 2019

Sarah Chalke on the strange appeal of animated sensation ‘Rick and Morty’

Critically acclaimed, half-hour series returns for a fourth season Sunday on Adult Swim

2,500 years of sexism and misogyny in new multimedia show

Following sold-out Gabriola debut, Sheila Norgate’s ‘Fem Noir’ comes to Nanaimo’s Unitarian Hall

Sense of empathy, kindness floats over ‘Sesame Street’ set

While some rod puppets like Elmo require one puppeteer, it takes two to manipulate others