Entertainment

Around Town Tellers return to Nanaimo Fringe Festival

Tellers presenting original stories and folk tales from around the world

‘The Amazing Race Canada’ comes to Nanaimo area

Stops include Deep Bay Marine Field Station, Petroglyph park and Horne Lake Caves

Crash Test Dummies mark 25th anniversary of classic album at Port Theatre

Winnipeg band is celebrating 25 years since release of ‘God Shuffled His Feet’

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Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher

Calgary metal band Widow’s Peak stops in Nanaimo on first cross-country tour

Last year group released self-produced debut EP ‘Graceless’

Lion King reigns above box office for second week

‘Once Upon A Time in Hollywood’ was a distant second with $40 million

Gabriola Island play ‘Shield Maiden’ to make off-Broadway debut this fall

Playwright Melanie Teichroeb appealing to fans to help bring the play to New York

It’s Christmas in July on many B.C. movie sets as Hallmark boosts production

Crews routinely raid B.C. fishing docks for shaved ice to make summer Christmas shoots look more wintery

Vancouver Island Short Film Festival now accepting submissions

Local filmmakers enter for free with two spaces reserved for Island-made films

Mid-Island opera singers in the spotlight at ‘Voices in the Vineyard’

Opera Nanaimo raising money to stage ‘La Bohème’ at Malaspina Theatre

Actress makes Nanaimo Fringe debut with ‘Narcissistic B*tch (the Musical)’

Carolyn Thomas stars as leader of support group for survivors of narcissism

Nanaimo is the next stop on ‘The Amazing Race Canada’

Episode will air on Tuesday, July 30 at 9 p.m. on CTV

Nanaimo student writes cat tale for ‘Chicken Soup for the Soul’

Short essay by VIU student Liz R. Sparkes appears in ‘Life Lessons from the Cat’

The Beaverton’s sharp satire thrives in polarized political climate

Canadian TV series’ third season to air Tuesday on CTV after “The Amazing Race Canada”

Local poet publishes book inspired by Nanaimo’s history, geography and people

‘Sweet Home Nanaimo’ is Greg Skala’s first solo book of poetry

‘Joker,’ Tom Hanks’ Mr. Rogers pic among TIFF selections

The festival kicks off Sept. 5 with opening-night film ‘Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band’

City of Nanaimo, Lions club partner to fund mural at Maffeo Sutton Park

Artists asked to submit proposals for mural on southwest wall of Lions Pavilion

Simu Liu’s rise from Bay Street accountant to Marvel’s kung fu super hero

Torontonian will play the first Asian superhero to lead a Marvel film

‘The Lion King’ rules and ‘Endgame’ scores all-time record

‘The Lion King’ roared into 4,725 North American theatres, where it grossed a stunning $185 million