Entertainment

Musician Nico Rhodes receives City of Nanaimo Emerging Cultural Leader award

Culture and Heritage Awards ceremony happens at the Port Theatre on April 18

Artist binds, bends and weaves a new work at Nanaimo park

Marc Walter creating his third public art sculpture from tree branches in Maffeo Sutton Park

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Headliners present 'Hairspray Jr.' at the Port Theatre
Fiddelium performing at the Port Theatre
A Cappella Plus performs at Shaw Auditorium
VIU visual art show spans a Spectrum of art forms

Joe Cocker Experience tribute show comes to the Port Theatre

Nine-member ensemble a mid-Island ‘all-star’ band

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra presents romantic program at Malaspina Theatre

Guest soloists will be the Wisteria String Quartet, a group of UVic students

Yellow Point Drama Group stages Tony-nominated play ‘Outside Mullingar’

Production comes to Cedar Community Hall from April 5 to 20

VIDEO: Funkanometry makes the cut on ‘World of Dance’

Carlow Rush and Jacksun Fryer are now on to the next level of the $1 million competition.

What’s wrong with Mick Jagger?

The Rolling Stones have postponed their tour so Mick Jagger can receive medical treatment

Rapper Nipsey Hussle shot dead in L.A.

He was shot dead Sunday outside a store Hussle owns

Upsides, downsides for Smollett, city in looming fines fight

Chicago demands that Jussie Smollett recoup the city more than $130,000 for the investigation

Nicolas Cage files for annulment 4 days after Vegas wedding

Reasons include being too drunk to understand his actions when he married girlfriend Erika Koike

National Poetry Month festivities coming to Nanaimo

WordStorm Society for the Arts presents four events, including city’s first poetry slam

Nanaimo author Marie Rickwood holding book reading at Chapters

Rickwood will present her third book, ‘Rules for Living on Earth’

Nanaimo’s Western Edge Theatre presents play about mysteries of chance and faith

Contemporary Canadian play Sequence tackles themes of luck, fate, science and religion

Park warden-turned-author George Mercer reads from latest book in Nanaimo

New book ‘Fat Cats’ covers cougar poaching in Gulf Islands National Park

VIDEO: Snoop Dogg, Incubus, Sublime with Rome, Smash Mouth head to Vancouver Island festival

It will be party time at Laketown Ranch this Canada Day weekend with a great lineup of talent on tap

Smollett attorney wants focus on brothers’ role in attack

Lawyer says Jussie Smollett was a crime victim who ‘just wants his life back.’

CBC comedian to host next week’s Nanaimo Child Development Centre fundraiser

Comedy for a Cause with Steve Patterson takes place at the Port Theatre on April 5