Local Entertainment

Art show proceeds go to helping community members in need in Nanaimo

Barbara Lorimer is November’s featured artist at Art 10 Gallery at Nanaimo North Town Centre

Montreal string ensemble presents classical music by a Renaissance spy

Les Voix Humaines Consort of Viols perform John Dowland’s ‘Lachrimae’ at Port Theatre

Play about gay couple who run a rural bed and breakfast makes Nanaimo debut

Two actors play 22 roles in ‘Bed and Breakfast’ at the Port Theatre

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra performs at Malaspina Theatre
Kirkwood Academy presents 'The Nutcracker' at the Port Theatre
'A Christmas Carol' at Harbour City Theatre
Western Edge presents 'Our Ghosts' at Harbour City Theatre

Unique Port Theatre event pairs beer with baroque

A Grand Tour of Beer combines beer tasting and music recital at theatre lobby Nov. 8

Federation of Canadian Artists Nanaimo chapter marks 30 years at annual show

Nanaimo FCA Fine Art Show returns to Vancouver Island Conference Centre

Nanaimo’s Bastion Gallery closing after 38 years

Custom framing and restoration business survived Jean Burns Building fire

Western Edge debuts play about family of CFB Comox pilot who disappeared

‘Our Ghosts’ tells story of playwright’s father’s plane crash and mother’s resilience

New local theatre production imagines a world where women rule

Playwright Jeff James Monson’s ‘The Age of Women’ to debut at Kismet Theatre

Toronto singer-songwriter Shawna Caspi makes Nanaimo debut at Unitarian Hall

Caspi recently participated in a songwriters residency at the Banff Centre

Huard’s Haunted House returns to terrify mid Island for another spooky season

Halloween attraction open in Cassidy every night through Oct. 31

New Orleans-based jazz trumpeter and VIU grad returns to Nanaimo

Jonathan Bauer recently released his debut album, ‘Walk Don’t Run’

Visually impaired Nanaimo actor cast in program about a future without sight

Jefferson Halliday makes his television debut in new Apple TV+ series ‘See’

Nanaimo artist draws from old family photos in large painting exhibition

Yvonne Vander Kooi presents ‘Passage’ at Duncan’s Ou Gallery

Opera Nanaimo presents ‘La Bohème’ at Malaspina Theatre

The production is the company’s first full-length opera

Vancouver Island Symphony presents first concert of 25th anniversary season

‘Brave Heart’ features guest soloist Michael Kim performing a Grieg piano concerto

VIU theatre department debuts instructor’s original new musical, ‘SlugFest’

Writer and director Ross Desprez created the musical with his students

Nanaimo Oktoberfest celebration back for fifth year

Event is a fundraiser for the Daybreak Rotary Club

Juno winner Matt Mays and his band kick off national tour at Port Theatre

Mays said it’s been 10 years since he’s performed in Nanaimo