Entertainment

B.C. Fortnite gamer donates $164,000 in winnings to SPCA

Kelowna online gamer Kristin Valnicek placed third at the Fortnite Pro Am Charity Tournament in L.A.

Downtown Nanaimo galleries join together for First Friday Art Night

Blue Poppy, Gallery Merrick, Nanaimo Arts Council and Nanaimo Art Gallery co-ordinating events

The 12th annual Yellowpoint Christmas Spectacular comes to the Port Theatre

More than half of those involved in this year’s production are from the Nanaimo area

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Dover Bay Secondary School presents 'Oliver!'
Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra performs at VIU
Island Consort choir plays St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
'A Christmas Carol' at Harbour City Theatre

Winter Harp medieval Christmas ensemble comes to Nanaimo’s Port Theatre

This year marks the West Coast group’s 25th anniversary

From rusted to restored, new docu-series puts Shuswap on display

Classic car restoration show Rust Valley Restorers, based in Tappen, B.C., premieres Dec. 6

VIU play ‘No Exit’ traps doomed trio for eternity

Play will be staged in the 25-seat Mike Taugher Studio below the View Gallery

Nanaimo art historian Marie Leduc launches new book at Nanaimo Art Gallery

‘Dissidence: The Rise of Chinese Contemporary Art in the West’ is based on Leduc’s PhD dissertation

Submissions sought for Harbour City Photography Club’s Photo Salon exhibition

This year entries for the Nanaimo show are welcome from Victoria to Campbell River

Margaret Atwood to write sequel to ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Publisher McClelland and Stewart says it will publish ‘The Testaments’ on Sept. 10, 2019

Nanaimo actress Brookelyn Chalmers, 14, wins first Joey Award

Chalmers was named Best Supporting Actress for her role in local short film Gamer’s Wife

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra begins season with baroque concert at VIU theatre

Cellist Alexandra Lee is guest soloist for upcoming ‘Baroque Moments’ program

Toronto jazz drummer Ernesto Cervini makes Nanaimo debut at Lighthouse Bistro

Cervini’s Turboprop sextet recently realeased its third album, ‘Abundance’

‘Rock ‘n’ Soul’ Christmas show brings the oldies to Nanaimo’s Port Theatre

Kelowna-based pianist Kenny Wayne performs as Fats Domino in tribute show

Disney releases first look at ‘The Lion King’

Disney has released the first teaser trailer for its much anticipated live-action retelling of The Lion King.

Victoria Celtic band Knacker’s Yard play the Nanaimo Bar and Corner Lounge

Band’s new album includes song about Nanaimo’s No. 1 Esplanade Mine explosion of 1887

Painters, potters and more take part in 20th annual Nanaimo Art Walk

Artists will be occupying downtown storefronts on Dec. 1 and 2

Former B.C. crime reporter pens debut children’s book

Thom Barker channels his giant dog’s phobias into theme exploring critical thinking

Nanaimo actress wins two Joey Awards for young Canadian actors

Hannah Zirke, 13, won for her TV roles in ‘When Calls the Heart’ and ‘Sacred Lies’