Entertainment

These are the highest-paid actresses of 2018

In its list released this week Forbes said all 10 earned a total of $186 million before tax

Updated: ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin has died

Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn reports Franklin passed Thursday at 9:50 a.m. at her home in Detroit

Nanaimo’s Summertime Blues festival returns to Maffeo Sutton Park

This year’s event will be heavy on local talent, including guitarist Mark Crissinger

Submissions are open for Nanaimo’s 2019 Vancouver Island Short Film Festival

Vancouver Island filmmakers may submit their work free of charge at yearly event

Nanaimo Theatre Group announces 2018-19 season

Auditions approaching for annual Christmas pantomime

RCMP’s thrilling Musical Ride comes to the Cow Ex on Aug. 28

It’s time to get those seats for your family at a fun event that showcases part of Canada’s history

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Ellie Barnhart wins Nanaimo Idol 2018
Astrid Lyre Trio performs at the Vault
Nanaimo Concert Band to perform at Maffeo Sutton Park
Infringing Dance Festival comes to Nanaimo venues July 5 to 8

Are you Canada’s next Masterchef?

Home cooks looking to follow their cuisine dreams can apply now.

VIDEO: B.C. RCMP officers excel in Amazing Race Canada Heroes Edition

Courtney and Taylor Callens have become the team to beat

Inaugural Cultivate Festival comes to Gabriola Commons

Event combines theatre and music festivals into one celebration

Bourne to be Ozz coming to Nanaimo’s Port Theatre

Tribute band covers Ozzy Osbourne’s oeuvre from Black Sabbath and beyond

Singer-songwiter Stolie makes Nanaimo debut at Dinghy Dock Pub

Longtime children’s entertainer is one again playing to grown-up crowds

Cap reseller ticket prices, control bots, B.C. told

Survey finds frustration with live event tickets being scooped up

Early reports: Aretha Franklin is seriously ill

The Queen of Soul cancelled planned concerts earlier this year after she was ordered by her doctor to stay off the road and rest up.

Brad Pitt says he has given Jolie Pitt millions since split

Actor Brad Pitt denies Angelina Jolie Pitt’s claim that he has paid no meaningful child support.

Jazz saxophonist P.J. Perry performs at the Lighthouse Bistro

The renownded musician’s trove of honours includes a recent Order of Canada

Victoria’s Embrace Arts Foundation’s accessible dance camp makes Nanaimo debut

Dance in Your Freedom Adaptive Dance Camp designed with all levels of ability in mind

Three West Coast artists hold reunion exhibition at Gabriola’s Hive Emporium

Mia Tremblay, Yarrow Koontz and Tomoyo Ihaya haven’t shown together in 23 years

Nanaimo’s Greg Brown nominated for $10,000 Journey Prize for emerging writers

Brown has two stories up for this year’s Writers’ Trust/McClelland and Stewart Journey Prize

Vegetarian art exhibit coming to Gabriola Art and Heritage Centre

‘Fork Off’ features the work of nine artists with a concern for animal welfare

Artist Morag Orr-Stevens shows quilts and collages at Gabriola’s Centre Gallery

New quilt collection two years in the making as artist makes Centre Gallery return