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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

Author Amanda Hale to discuss fiction writing at VIU

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

Nanaimo Theatre Group begins season with Key for Two


    East joins with West in evening of mystical music


      The Children's Republic comes to the Belfry


        Free outdoor film screenings return to Victoria


          Nanaimo actress nominated for three youth acting awards

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

          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)

          Nanaimo writer creates flesh-eating-horror comic

          The first issue of Witch Creek Road was released online last month

          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

          Conductor marks a decade with Vancouver Island Symphony

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

          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