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Lantzville fiddler Quin Etheridge-Pedden embarks on album release tour

Etheridge-Pedden will perform in Port Alberni, Gabriola Island and Lantzville

Area couple helps Upper Island Musical Festival reach 90 years after decades of service

Dorothy and Bob Rowledge will see the event enter its 90th year as performances begin this weekend

Musical adaptation of classic Russian novel ‘Eugene Onegin’ comes to Port Theatre

Vancouver playwright Amiel Gladstone and musician Veda Hille give 200-year-old story a modern sound

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A Cappella Plus performs at Vancouver Island Conference Centre
Nanaimo Theatre Group presents 'Good People' at Bailey Studio
The Nanaimo Concert Band performs at the Port Theatre on April 15
Island Consort performs at St. Andrew's United Church on April 15

Canadian classic rockers Harlequin come to Port Theatre

Winnipeg band making its first West Coast appearance since last summer

Vancouver Island Symphony brings Bach, Beethoven and Brahms to Port Theatre

Ensemble’s principal cellist and violinist will perform Brahms double concerto

Vancouver rockers 54-40 coming to the Port Theatre

Group is bringing its A History Unplugged tour to Nanaimo

Harbour City Concerts aims make Nanaimo a destination for touring folk artists

Ottawa singer-songwriter Lynn Miles will perform at Unitarian Hall on Feb. 10

Sculptor Joel Prevost and painter Gerda Hofman present first joint exhibit

In ‘Body of Works’ the artists depict the same models in clay and paint

Comox Valley painter Brian Buckrell makes Nanaimo debut at Art 10 Gallery

Buckrell’s work focusses on the west coast of Vancouver Island

Nanaimo author Carol Matthews heads to VIU to read from new book on bereavement

Both Carol and her late husband Mike worked at VIU for many years

Vancouver filmmaker screens ‘Your Second Fifty’ at Wellnessnews Women’s Expo 2018

Laurent Goldstein’s film emphasizes ‘living the second part of your life to its full potential’

Jazz singer and VIU alumna Sienna Dahlen performs at the Lighthouse Bistro

Dahlen will be joined by Vancouver jazz guitarist Bill Coon

Nanaimo’s Heart of the Island Chorus to perform at Malaspina Theatre

‘Just Press Play’ concert to feature Tidesmen men’s chorus

Nova Scotian singer-songwriter Jenn Grant is coming to the Queen’s

Grant will perform as a duo with husband and producer Daniel Ledwell

Upper Island Musical Festival a help to budding performers say professional singers Crystal and Samantha Cashmore

Nanaimo-raised sisters graduated from festival program and now perform around the world

Artist inspired to create in different ways

Creator of Hungry Bunny has had 40-plus-year career as professional designer and illustrator

Issamba: The African Roots Ultimate Experience comes to Beban Park Social Centre

Concert will feature musicians with African roots living in Canada and around the world

Qualicum Beach author Janet Dunnett to hold book reading for memoir ‘The Dwindling’

Book tells the story of Dunnett’s time as a caregiver for her elderly parents