Entertainment

Canadian superstars Shawn Mendes and Drake among nominees at the Grammys

Shania Twain, who has five Grammys to her name, is among the presenters

One-woman show tells story of gender and philosophical transformation

Emma Peck presents intuition-guided production ‘Leap’ at Kismet Theatre

Mid-Island Celtic band turns Scottish history into music in new show

Celtic Chaos presents ‘For the Highlanders’ at Unitarian Hall on Robbie Burns Day

‘Naughty boy’: Monty Python star Terry Jones dies at 77

The comedian has been suffering from a rare form of dementia

City of Nanaimo announces 10 new pieces of temporary outdoor public art

Sculptures will be installed at Maffeo Sutton Park and McGregor Park in May

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NDSS dancers present 'It Haunts Me' at Malaspina Theatre
Elise Boulanger and Sarah Wood perform at the White Room
Nanaimo Theatre Group presents 'Cinderella' at Bailey Studio
Dover Bay Secondary School presents 'The Addams Family'

VIDEO: Nickelback gears up for nostalgia tour

Canadian band joins Stone Temple Pilots for a summer tour that includes just one stop in Canada

Gene Simmons to launch new Titans of Rock music festival in Grand Forks

The rock legend has partnered with Chuck Varabioff to run Titans of Rock in Grand Forks

Rock group Wolf Parade launch world tour with CD release at the Queen’s

New album ‘Thin Mind’ was recorded in a converted barn in Cedar

VIU student-run Satyr Players theatre company presents one-act play festival

Six plays to be staged for the first time in multiple areas in the VIU theatre building

B.C.-based painter, educator, art champion Gordon Smith dead at 100

Gordon Smith received the Order of Canada and many other prestigious awards

New mural festival coming to downtown Nanaimo this summer

City council approved $15,000 in grant funding for Hub City Walls at Jan. 13 meeting

VIDEO: Ken Jennings wins Jeopardy! ‘Greatest of all Time’ title

Champ bested professional gambler James Holzhauer and TV host/actor Brad Rutter

Urban abstract photographer gives first presentation in Nanaimo

Mill Bay’s Rick Lawrence holds talk at St. Andrew’s United Church

Painter highlights ‘the space between things’ in new Art 10 Gallery exhibit

Bowser-based artist James Kelly presents ‘Form and the Living Line’

Nanaimo-raised folk singer recalls Island and family history in one-man show

John Gogo presents ‘Coal and Wood’ at Harbour City Theatre

Costumers for ‘Riverdale,’ ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ net award nominations

Canadian Alliance of Film and Television Costume Arts and Design awards set to air March 1

Theatre production brings Inuit creation myths to the stage in Nanaimo

‘Unikkaaqtuat’ combines music, illustrations and circus arts

Canadian polar bears’ ‘ingenious’ survival seen in BBC Earth series

Film crews also go to Tofino to watch black bears snap up crabs under massive boulders

Vancouver Island Symphony begins new year with tribute to Viennese waltz

Ensemble to be joined by soprano Nadya Blanchette and Bohemia Dance Productions