Back to the 90’s: Vanilla Ice, Young MC coming to Vancouver Island

This retro concert bill will see four of the top entertainers from the early 1990’s play one night only in Victoria

B.C. duo write and illustrate children’s book to help families deal with ALS

June is ALS Awareness Month: the disease affects thousands of Canadians each year

Downtown mural gallery gets its wings

Painting continuing at Urban Art Gallery at the former A&B Sound building

Schmooze Productions presents 'Chicago' at Malaspina Theatre
Caravan Stage Company performs at Waterfront Suites and Marina
Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra presents 'Musical Dreams' at Malaspina Theatre
Vesna Ukrainian dancers to perform at Malaspina Theatre

Friends appeal to Taylor Swift via Twitter after death of B.C. fan

Gavin Lanes, 20, died before he was able to attend Swift’s May 22 concert in Seattle

Vancouver singer Haley Blais makes Nanaimo debut at the Vault

Blais is touring behind new EP ‘Let Yourself Go’

Nanaimo artist Chantelle Delage reaches Art Battle Vancouver Island finals

Island’s fastest painters meet in Victoria on June 8 to compete for national berth

Glass blowers Dirk Huysman and Mary Ann Richards exhibit work at Hive Emporium

Couple’s first solo show to appear at Gabriola Island venue from June 7 to 24

Artist Gary Davis brings mixed-media show to Nanaimo’s John Harris Gallery

New Brunswick artist’s ‘Near U.S. Series’ is a collection of gradually altered photographs

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra presents ‘Musical Dreams’ at Malaspina Theatre

Violinist Ella Wyndlow, 14, will be the concert’s guest soloist

Tempo Dance Academy marks 25 years of dance in Nanaimo at year-end show

Dance studio started with 52 students in a north Nanaimo basement

Nanaimo potter Bronwyn Arundel opening new ceramic studio and gallery

Arundel hopes to soon host potters from across Canada teaching high-level classes

Vancouver Island girl scores with winning song for BC Summer Games

‘Colours’ is a perfect theme for 2018 BC Summer Games

Nanaimo’s Vesna Ukrainian dancers present year-end show at Malaspina Theatre

Performance comes weeks after a successful showing at provincial competition

Harbour City Photography Club’s Photo Salon 2018 comes to VIU’s View Gallery

Juried photography exhibition begins with awards reception on Friday, May 25

First Urban Art Gallery mural has been added to A&B Sound building

Five artists will be adding more murals to the structure this summer

Film Review: On Chesil Beach

Saoirse Ronan continues to shine in adaptation Ian McEwan novel about young newlyweds on their wedding day

PNE’s Summer Night Concerts by Village People, Lauper, Goo Goo Dolls, more

Mostly retro sounds at this year’s fair in Vancouver, starting Aug. 18

Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85

Literary agent Andrew Wylie said Roth died Tuesday night of congestive heart failure.

Will Taylor Swift’s high concert ticket prices stop scalpers?

Move by artist comes as B.C. looks to how to regulate scalpers and bots reselling concert tickets

Ariana Grande sends message of hope on anniversary of Manchester bombing

Prince William joins survivors and emergency workers for remembrance service

  • May 22nd, 2018