Josef Jacobson

Port Alberni artist reflects on traditional approaches to carving at VIU

Klehwetua Rodney Sayers’s recent work was a Salt Spring National Art Prize finalist

Harbour City Theatre Alliance builds on tradition with ‘A Christmas Carol’

Local adaptation of the Christmas classic returns to Nanaimo starting Nov. 21

Kris Kringle Craft Market making its return to Nanaimo

Self-taught craftspeople join trained artisans at seasonal sale Nov. 21-24 at Beban Park

Vancouver Island Symphony presents sounds of strings at the Port Theatre

Principal harpist Lani Krantz is guest soloist for symphony’s ‘Rejuvenate’ concert

Heavy metal band Gross Misconduct celebrates 20 years with hometown show

Group formed in Nanaimo, made its live debut at a house party in 1999

Nanaimo artist Willow Friday presents first photo exhibition at Artzi Stuff

‘Wanderlust’ chronicles Friday’s recent trip through the American southwest

The Debaters Holiday Special Tour kicks off at the Port Theatre

Host Steve Patterson to moderate debate between comics Graham Chittenden and DeAnne Smith

VIU graphic design students propose less wasteful packaging in new exhibition

‘Unwrapped’ show is on display at the school’s View Gallery until Dec. 1

Gabriola Arts Council suspends Cultivate music and theatre festival for 2020

Group will focus on getting human and financial resources in place for 2021 return

Nanaimo Concert Band presents annual fall concert at the Port Theatre

Band will also accompany Remembrance Day ceremony for 101st time

Gabriola artist calls out centuries of sexism in new multimedia show

Following sold-out Gabriola debut, Sheila Norgate’s ‘Fem Noir’ comes to Nanaimo’s Unitarian Hall

West Coast jazz guitarist returns to B.C. for first tour with new band

Harry Bartlett and his trio to make Nanaimo debut at the Lighthouse Bistro

Montreal string ensemble presents classical music by a Renaissance spy

Les Voix Humaines Consort of Viols perform John Dowland’s ‘Lachrimae’ at Port Theatre

Play about gay couple who run a rural bed and breakfast makes Nanaimo debut

Two actors play 22 roles in ‘Bed and Breakfast’ at the Port Theatre

Unique Port Theatre event pairs beer with baroque

A Grand Tour of Beer combines beer tasting and music recital at theatre lobby Nov. 8

Federation of Canadian Artists Nanaimo chapter marks 30 years at annual show

Nanaimo FCA Fine Art Show returns to Vancouver Island Conference Centre