Local Entertainment

Folk singer takes album on belated tour

David Francey hits the road after a two-year hiatus due to losing his voice

Gabriola musician unveils new compositions at upcoming shows

Leah Hokanson performs at the Gabriola Arts and Heritage Centre and Nanaimo’s Unitarian Hall

Baroque ensemble presents program exploring nature and creation

Victoria Baroque and guest violinist to perform at Nanaimo’s St. Andrew’s 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'

Nanaimo throat cancer survivor was able to sing in first opera

Doug MacIntyre has his final checkup this month, then he’s ‘totally clear’

B.C. child actor Jacob Tremblay helps release rehabilitated seal pups

One of the marine mammals was named Ja-cod in the young celebrity’s honour

Top 10 most-read arts and entertainment stories of 2019

Articles about TV filming in and around Nanaimo and local artists appearing on TV dominate Top 10

Band pays tribute to the ’90s at New Year’s Eve show

Victoria’s Big Shiny Dudes play the Queen’s on Dec. 31

Gabriola Island venue will host jazzy New Year’s celebration

Vocalists Roger Christie and Nicole Utulinde perform at the Surf Lodge

VIU jazz studies graduate returns to Nanaimo to present sophomore album

The Wes Carroll Confabulation bring ‘Elephant in the Sea’ to the Vault

Nanaimo jazz pianist performs the music of ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’

Fresh from the Yellowpoint Christmas Spectacular, Patrick Courtin plays Unitarian Hall

The Over the Hill Gang retires after more than 25 years of musical performances

The Gang perfomed at seniors centres and care homes in Ladysmith, Chemainus, Duncan and Nanaimo

Christmas Eve’s eve concert in Nanaimo to evoke stories and memories

Singer Elise Boulanger and pianist Sarah Wood perform at the White Room

Police officer-turned-children’s book author releases first book

Nanaimo’s Mike Fedorowich presents ‘The Gardenville Bunch in Off the Beaten Path’

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

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’

Play set on Vancouver Island wins Yellow Point Drama Group contest

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