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Seasonal stage production ‘O Christmas Tea’ comes to the Port Theatre

Play follows two friends who go on an adventure in a world drowning in tea

Nanaimo Art Gallery executive director reflects on past accomplishments

Julie Bevan is leaving the art gallery this spring for a position with the city

Jazz guitarist and new Island resident brings quartet to Nanaimo

Mark Crawford, saxophonist son-in-law and local rhythm section to play Simonholt

VIU Art Club presents annual Christmas sale at the View Gallery

Around two dozen visual art students showing work at ‘Winter Art Sale-Stice’

Nanaimo Art Gallery youth art groups show work at this year’s Artwalk

Saturday Studio and Code Switching members present ‘Generate’ during Artwalk Dec. 7-8

Headliners ushers in the season with pair of Christmas musicals

Young actors staging junior versions of ‘Elf the Musical’ and ‘Frozen’ at VIU theatre

Vocal groups combining for concert in Nanaimo

A Cappella Plus and Panache join together for ‘I Dreamed of Rain’ on Saturday, Nov. 30

Nanaimo Artwalk returns for 21st year

More than 50 new and returning artists to showcase their work

VIU theatre production explores the breakdown of ‘civilized’ life

‘The End of Civilization’ comes to 25-seat Mike Taugher Studio

Gabriola Arts Council executive director stepping down after eight years

Michelle Benjamin will join the B.C. Arts Council in February

Nanaimo Art Gallery presents geological-themed exhibition, ‘Stone Witness’

Exhibit features sculptures, paintings and video by artists from across Canada

Indie Entertainment presenting Ultimate Variety Show in Nanaimo

Port Theatre event Dec. 4 will feature established and emerging local singers

Gabriola Island’s Kerplunks nominated for fifth Canadian Folk Music Award

Two-time winners up for Children’s Album of the Year for ‘Lullabies for Big Eyes’

Nanaimo Art Gallery executive director leaving position for job with the city

Julie Bevan to become Nanaimo’s first manager of culture and special events

Expanding Lantzville ceramics studio presenting open house

Heather Goldminc’s mother, daughter and son-in-law all contribute at this year’s event

Potter unveils ‘gnarly’ new body of work at Nanaimo Ceramic Arts

Artist-in-residence Aura Carney presents new exhibition, ‘Earthbound’

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra goes ‘Basically Baroque’ to start new season

French horn player Keon Birney of the Vancouver Island Symphony is guest soloist

Dance artist Vanessa Goodman presents double feature at VIU theatre

Dancer to perform solo and duo works ‘Container’ and ‘The Other Half’

Nanaimo’s Kirkwood Academy presents 20th production of ‘The Nutcracker’

More than 150 dancers of all ages to participate in classic Christmas ballet Nov. 22-23