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Nanaimo Theatre Group starting rehearsals for pantomime

More than 20 actors auditioned at Bailey Theatre for the pantomime’s 17 roles

Ballet B.C. brings touring program to Port Theatre

Performance includes work by choreographers Emily Molnar, Crystal Pite and Sharon Eyal

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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

          Flotsam and Jetsam brings musical history lesson to Nanaimo

          TheatreOne puts the history of the B.C. coast to music in its season opener at the Malaspina Theatre

          Vancouver poet Andrew Warner coming to the Nanaimo Bar

          Andrew Warner kicks off 15 Minutes of Infamy spoken word season

          This is just the start for new jazz festival

          The Nanaimo International Jazz Festival is filling to the Harbour City this weekend (Sept. 15-17)

          First Nations artists offer stories behind the art

          Artists from three Vancouver Island First Nations show work at Nanaimo’s VIU gallery

          Nanaimo Jazz festival will get people grooving

          Rick Scott and Nico Rhodes will perform two shows this week including Nanaimo jazz festival finale

          Workshop offers help with hip hop

          Write2Rhyme will be held over four Saturdays from Sept. 16 to Oct. 7 at Harbourfront Library

          First Festival Lemieux brings music and meaning

          Eleven bands descended on the Sound Heritage backyard on Saturday for the inaugural Festival Lemieux

          Art exhibit celebrates indigenous identity

          Three indigenous artists have been brought together to show off their work under one roof at VIU

          Artists taking a look at themselves

          Gabriola Island art show features 10 self-portraits by 10 female artists

          Charity concert will benefit heart-touching, far-off cause

          Members of the Harewood Community Church are putting on a concert to aid orphaned children in Malawi

          Music festival remembers Nanaimo overdose victim

          Festival Lemieux will be held in downtown Nanaimo today (Sept. 9)

          Barney Bentall returning to Nanaimo for charity concert

          Tickets go on sale Sept. 8 for Nov. 24 show at the Port Theatre

          Nanaimo university grad re-reads Pride and Prejudice in the digital age

          Melisa Jones examined Jane Austen’s best-loved novel for digital humanities coursework

          Old-style country stopping at Nanaimo’s Port Theatre this month

          The Louisiana Hayride Show comes to the Port Theatre on Sept. 20

          Chainsaw artists carve for kids

          Palace Hotel hosting Chainsaw Arts Festival fundraiser this weekend

          Nanaimo will get all jazzed up this month

          Jazz society looking to create buzz about busy weekend of music in mid-September

          R&B Allstars announce show in Nanaimo

          The Queen’s announced last week that the R&B Allstars are booked for a show Sept. 22.