Entertainment

Carell, ‘Office’ producers reteam for ‘Space Force’ comedy

It’s about the people assigned to create a sixth branch of the armed services focused on space

Grammy-nominated album shines light on transgender pioneer

Jackie Shane, now 78, has lived a very private life since she stopped performing

Tom Lavin and the Powder Blues Band among acts to perform at Comox Valley’s Winterfest

Participating hotels offering half-price “ski & stay” packages

  • Jan 16, 2019

‘The missing link’: Canadian artists fight for cut when works are resold

Creators in many fields, such as musicians, collect royalties every time their works are used or purchased

Canadian actors push for more diversity in television, film casting

Actors say the industry began to change about five years ago, but it has accelerated in the past year and a half

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Nanaimo District Secondary School dancers perform at Malaspina Theatre
Dover Bay Secondary School presents 'Oliver!'
Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra performs at VIU
Island Consort choir plays St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church

Actor Jonathan Torrens and rocker Jeremy Taggart bring podcast to Nanaimo

Duo will perform Taggart and Torrens show at the Queen’s in Island debut

Gabriola actress brings one-woman show ‘Shield Maiden’ to Phoenix Auditorium

Writer and performer Melanie Teichroeb also to be featured at Texas theatre festival

Denied application forces cancellation of The Game’s Canadian tour

The required temporary residence permit was denied by the federal government

Vancouver Island Symphony to highlight women composers in Port Theatre show

VIS principal flautist Paolo Bortolussi to serve as featured soloist

Nanaimo District Secondary School dancers to perform at Malaspina Theatre

Original production ‘Terezin’ tells the story of a Jewish art teacher during the Holocaust

The suspense is over: Kevin Hart will not host Oscars

Hart says he’s not hosting the Oscars this year after suggesting he’d reconsider

Stan Lee’s devoted fans can mourn him at Hollywood memorial

Lee, whose co-creations include Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk and Black Panther, died Nov. 12 at age 95

TheatreOne’s staged readings series begins with play about connecting with cars

B.C. playwrights Linda A. Carson and Suzanne Ristic present ‘Driving Me Crazy’

Nanaimo jazz trumpeter Rebecca Hennessy and band Way North play Lighthouse Bistro

Toronto-based group recently released second album, ‘Fearless and Kind’

Gabriola Arts Council exhibition pays tribute to Gabriola artist Jeff Molloy

Arts council also naming new administrative building in Molloy’s honour

Snubs, surprises and a Satanic shout-out? Key Globes moments

The 2019 Globes were much less overtly activist or political than previous years

Stars returned to looks in colour on the Golden Globes carpet

Lady Gaga, always fearless, wore couture Valentino with a blue-tinged up-do to match and a drop-dead gorgeous Tiffany diamond necklace

Abstract group Art 16 makes Nanaimo debut

Works will be exhibited at Nanaimo Arts Council gallery Jan. 10-31