Entertainment

VIDEO: ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ cast hits the blue carpet at world premiere

Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega and even Chewbacca turn up for the debut

Nanaimo Theatre Group presenting ‘Cinderella’

Christmas pantomime at the Bailey Studio sells out earlier every year

Singer presents Christmas concert in the languages of the Celtic realms

Anna Atkinson holds annual food bank fundraiser at Cedar United Church

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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'

Gabriola Arts Council’s first executive director looks back on achievements

Michelle Benjamin is taking a position with the B.C. Arts Council in 2020

Nanaimo youth fiddlers win first place in CBC Canadian Music Class Challenge

The Fiddle Frolics win $3,000 in instruments for their rendition of ‘I’s the B’y’

In reversal, Hallmark Channel to reinstate same-sex marriage ads

One of the two ads that was pulled showed two brides sharing a quick kiss

Play set on Vancouver Island wins Yellow Point Drama Group contest

Michelle Deines’s The Night Hawks will be produced in fall 2020

Gerry Dee talks about his dream role on ‘Family Feud Canada’

‘I want bad answers, I want funny answers I can play with it,’ Gerry Dee says

Malaspina Choir seeking alumni to join in 50th anniversary celebration

Founding director Bruce More among those returning to mark golden jubilee

Yearly charity concert to raise funds for Nanaimo 7-10 Club

Michael Patrick’s annual Christmas benefit returns to the Queen’s

Vancouver Island Symphony joined by three vocal groups at Christmas concert

‘Mistletoe and Magic’ comes to the Port Theatre on Dec. 14

Vancouver Island Short Film Festival announces 2020 lineup

Festival to feature a record 25 films from 10 countries

Yellowpoint Christmas Spectacular returns to the Port Theatre for 13th year

Festive stage production features a variety of dance and musical styles

Dover Bay Secondary School drama program to stage ‘Addams Family’ musical

Production is first high school musical for teacher and some students

Nanaimo’s Tidesmen Chorus presents Christmas program at the Ecumenical Centre

All-women Out of the Blue Quartet to appear as guest performers

Seasonal stage production ‘O Christmas Tea’ comes to the Port Theatre

Play follows two friends who go on an adventure in a world drowning in tea

VIDEO: Led by ‘Marriage Story,’ Netflix dominates Golden Globe noms

Netflix flexed its muscles across all categories, just as it is girding for battle with a host of new streaming services

VIDEO: SNL skewers Trudeau’s mockery of Trump in high school cafeteria sketch

The three world leaders won’t let Trump sit at the cool kids’ table