Local Entertainment

Aaron Pritchett headlines Party in the Park

Party in the Park is Saturday (June 24) at Nanaimo’s Beban Park

Schmooze Productions takes audience members under the sea during The Little Mermaid

Nanaimo theatre company presents Disney’s The Little Mermaid: the Broadway Musical

Nanaimo Art Gallery hosts Saturday studio

Studio art classes for kids are Saturday (June 24)

Skampida fuses Colombian reggae with diverse urban sounds during Nanaimo concert

Skampida and Mistica perform at the Queen’s in Nanaimo Thursday (June 22)

Schmooze Productions presents The Little Mermaid: the Broadway Musical


Lobelia's Lair and Whalesong Studio host Solstice Soiree


Dover Bay Secondary School presents Peter and the Starcatcher


Delani Valin wins the Malahat Review's Long Poem Prize


Vancouver Island Chamber Music Festival allows listeners to enjoy music in an intimate setting

Seventh annual chamber music festival run Friday and Saturday (June 23-24)

Songwriter Abigail Lapell explores themes of love and loss on latest album

Lapell performs in Nanaimo with special guests Ben Zyakin and Max Pittet

Alternative rock band High Love tours to promote latest single

High Love performs at the Vault Café Thursday (June 15)

VIDEO: Dover Bay Secondary School students present Peter and the Starcatcher

Peter and the Starcatcher tells the backstory of characters from Peter Pan

Nanaimo’s Old City Laugh Lounge embraces rainbow

Pride edition of Laugh lounge features comedian Darcy Michael

Filmmaker needs votes to snag top spot in animated film competition

Voting in Telus’ StoryHive competition ends Friday (June 9) at noon

Death metal band Protosequence weaves emotional, gruff vocals

Protosequence and Plaguebringer perform at the Cambie in Nanaimo June 12

Wellington Secondary School jazz musicians garner accolades at MusicFest Canada

Nanaimo’s Patrick Thompson and Tev Uslu chosen to perform with Conn Selmer National Honour Jazz Band

Nanaimo author Chevy Stevens releases new thriller novel

Stevens’s book, Never Let You Go, explores the relationship between a mother and daughter