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Victoria’s Compassion Gorilla heading to the Vault Cafe

Latin American band is touring in support of their recently released album, ‘Coalesce’

Bellyflopper still putting on a show

CFLer, pro wrestler, businessman, harmonica player Butts Giraud releases album

West Coast musicians serenade the nation

Ken Lavigne, Diyet and Tiller’s Folly embark on ‘Great Canadian Songbook’ tour

Butts Giraud still putting on a show
    Singing for their supper
      Music to lift the spirit
        Nanaimo Theatre Group begins season with Key for Two

          High-tech dance production ‘Telemetry’ heading to Port Theatre

          Dancers use sensors to control lighting and audio with their movements

          Nanaimo Pottery Co-op prepares for Winter Show and Sale

          Potters from across the central Island will be hawking their wares this weekend

          Accomplished opera singer joins Nanaimo Conservatory of Music

          Nadya Blanchette has performed with Cirque du Soleil, Vancouver Symphony, Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

          VIU fall theatre production coming to Malaspina Theatre

          VIU drama students to stage self-referential play-within-a-play Our Country’s Good

          Showcasing the art of the Island

          Second annual Nanaimo Fine Art Show returns to Vancouver Island Conference Centre

          Nanaimo author wins children’s book awards

          Hannah Beach’s “I Can Dance…” series teaches self-expression through movement

          Music to lift the spirit

          Christian music group brings a ‘night of worship’ to the Port Theatre

          Singing for their supper

          Nanaimo musicians come together to support Loaves and Fishes Community Food Bank

          VIU professor directing play at William Head Institute

          Eliza Gardiner is working with Canada’s only prisoner-run theatre company, William Head on Stage

          Comedian Derek Edwards to perform at the Port Theatre

          Nanaimo date part of the comedian’s first West Coast visit in two years

          Telling her grandfather’s story

          Author Helen Webster used 19th century documents to craft her second historical novel

          New book explores Vancouver Island ghost stories

          Author Shanon Sinn presents the facts in ‘The Haunting of Vancouver Island’

          Scholarship program makes theatre class accessible

          Spotlight Academy offering free programming for children unable to attend regular classes

          Vancouver Island Symphony begins season with ‘fiery opening’ at Port Theatre

          Guest pianist Corey Hamm will join the symphony for Prokofiev’s Third Concerto

          Nanaimo writer creates flesh-eating-horror comic

          The first issue of Witch Creek Road was released online last month

          Theatre group starting the fall with a farce

          Nanaimo Theatre Group begins season with Key for Two at the Bailey Studio

          Nanaimo actress nominated for three youth acting awards

          12-year-old Hannah Zirke will appear in her first full-length feature film in 2018