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Music to lift the spirit

Christian music group brings a ‘night of worship’ to the Port Theatre

Telling her grandfather’s story

Author Helen Webster used 19th century documents to craft her second historical novel

New book explores Vancouver Island ghost stories

Author Shanon Sinn presents the facts in ‘The Haunting of Vancouver Island’

Scholarship program makes theatre class accessible

Spotlight Academy offering free programming for children unable to attend regular classes

Vancouver Island Symphony begins season with ‘fiery opening’ at Port Theatre

Guest pianist Corey Hamm will join the symphony for Prokofiev’s Third Concerto

Theatre group starting the fall with a farce

Nanaimo Theatre Group begins season with Key for Two at the Bailey Studio

Nanaimo actress nominated for three youth acting awards

12-year-old Hannah Zirke will appear in her first full-length feature film in 2018

Author Amanda Hale to discuss fiction writing at VIU

Hornby Island writer’s presentation to cover novel and short story writing

Heavy metal double feature comes to Nanaimo

Mexico’s Evilheart and Toronto’s Decatur converge on the Cambie

East joins with West in evening of mystical music

Mystic Elements concert is at St. Paul’s Anglican Church, Saturday (Oct. 14)

Conductor marks a decade with Vancouver Island Symphony

Pierre Simard has been at the helm of the Vancouver Island Symphony for 10 years

Nanaimo filmmaker turns to fans to help fund first feature

Jon Silverberg hopes to raise $20,000 to finance post-production of debut film, Crypto

Renowned Canadian dancer Kenny Pearl to lead youth classes in Nanaimo

Pearl said he hopes to nurture the young dancers’ love of the craft

CHLY looks to amp up the volume

VIU’s community radio station is now debt-free and has ambitious plans for the future

Spectral Tides exhibit explores place, identity and history

Vancouver-based artist Jin-me Yoon’s work will be at Nanaimo Art Gallery starting Oct. 13

Textile art full of possibilities to explore

Artists Heather Cameron and Barb Mortell hold joint textile art show at Gabriola’s Hive Emporium

Yellow Point Drama Group gets serious

Local theatre company begins fall season with sophisticated play Alterations

Gabriola Thanksgiving Studio Tour keeps growing

Organizer says 15 new artists join the event each year

Pianist Angela Hewitt tackles the classics

Renowned Canadian classical pianist visits Nanaimo in only West Coast concert

Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton tribute comes to Port Theatre

Marty Edwards and Wendy Engler star in Kenny and Dolly…Together Again