Local Entertainment

Last call for Egypt fans at Royal BC Museum

More Christmas events to come this month, but Egypt: The Time of Pharaohs winds up Dec. 31

  • Dec 16, 2018

From introducing k.d. lang to honouring Gordon Lightfoot, Cowichan Theatre has had busy 40 years

40-year retrospective has offered theatregoers a glimpse of Cowichan’s entertainment history

  • Dec 15, 2018

Chemainus Theatre promises next year will be a record-breaker

Mama Mia one of three blockbuster shows theatre brass expect to draw big audiences

Alberni master carver and apprentice dance the sky with commisioned collaboration

Port Alberni artists Gordon Dick, Troy Rata collaborate on carving

Giller Prize-winning author visits Victoria bookstore

Colwood writer Esi Edugyan stops at Munro’s Books for book signing

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Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher
Howie Mandel on Meghan Markle, Just For Laughs
Jason Priestley remembers Margot Kidder as being 'full of love'

UVic looks at how concussions affect the brains and hearts of aging athletes

Research is part of international study Global Rugby Health Project

Nanaimo unveils poems selected for Poetry in Transit program

Poems by local poets will be displayed inside RDN Transit buses

Socially conscious Works of HeArt exhibition comes to Nanaimo Arts Council

Exhibit features the work of 17 artists, mostly from the mid-Island area

From Gordon Head, Elliot the Reindeer ready to charm the world

Victoria writer creates big-screen Christmas classic

The 12th annual Yellowpoint Christmas Spectacular comes to Nanaimo’s Port Theatre

More than half of those involved in this year’s production are from the Nanaimo area

Glittering, Olympic medal-winning lineup coming for Stars on Ice

Tickets go on sale this Friday for Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre show May 14

A Winter Wonderland of art from around the world in Campbell River

Painters Lodge was home to works of more than 40 artists and artisans

Parksville author dies before seeing her children’s book published

‘A beautiful final chapter in a heartbreaking but inspiring story of Jenni’s life’

Alan Doyle returns to Vancouver Island for four shows in May

Great Big Sea front man gone solo brings ‘beautiful band’ to Victoria on May 7

Nanaimo actress Brookelyn Chalmers, 14, wins first Joey Award

Chalmers was named Best Supporting Actress for her role in local short film Gamer’s Wife

Jann Arden loves Vancouver Island

Canadian singer, songwriter, author made several stops last week