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Vancouver dance company brings video game-inspired production to Nanaimo

Plastic Orchid Factory’s ‘Digital Folk’ draws from Rock Band and Just Dance

Nanaimo Chamber Orchestra highlights vocalists in season finale

Concert to feature Soprano Nadya Blanchette and baritone Ben Loyst

Folk singer Murray McLauchlan to perform at the Port Theatre

Singer recently earned a Governor General’s Award for lifetime achievement

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Lantzville Boys and Girls Club gets new mural
Cultivate Festival livened up the long weekend on Gabriola Island
Stranger Things 3 breaks record on Netflix
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court

Nanaimo Ceramic Arts marks first anniversary with open house

Event includes demonstrations, mini-workshops and refreshments

Nanaimo author Greg V. Loewen releases next book in young adult fantasy series

‘The New Self-Reliance’ is the Book 2 of author’s 10-part ‘Kristin-Seraphim Saga’

Local competitive ballroom dance couple competing together for the first time

Josh Moroz and Sarah Au-Yeung to participate in Nanaimo’s Island Fantasy Ball

Chesapeake Shores filming in downtown Nanaimo

Cast and crew close to wrapping up shooting on Season 4 of Hallmark Channel TV series

Comic Strippers comedy troupe returns to Nanaimo’s Port Theatre

Show combines improvisational games and sketches with male stripper parody

Nanaimo poet Rebecca Garber launches her second book of poetry

Book launch for ‘Becoming a Poet’ takes place at Hope Lutheran Church

New book from Island author details social history of the E&N railway

Along the E&N tells the story of 32 establishments from Esquimalt to Campbell River.

Crime Writers of Canada present Cool Canadian Crime at Harbourfront Library

Five West Coast authors, including Nanaimo’s Ardelle Holden, to share their work

Mamma Mia! poised to be biggest Chemainus Theatre show ever

Plenty of buzz as Island dinner theatre schedules ABBA-fueled romp

Nanaimo youth theatre group presenting ‘Hairspray Jr.’

Headliners director and actors agree musical’s message continues to resonate

Governor General’s Award-winning author launches her new book

Wendy Phillips’s ‘Baggage’ is told in experimental ‘free verse’ style

15-year-old Nanaimo singer who had viral Facebook video releases single

Lauren Spencer-Smith recently appeared on American comedian Steve Harvey’s talk show

A decade of classic country and rock ‘n’ roll

Louisiana Hayride Show returns to the Port Theatre

Dance moves passed down through the generations

Vancouver dancer Justine A. Chambers leading workshops at Nanaimo Art Gallery this week

Nanaimo artists open their doors for Hammond Bay Studio Tour

More than 20 artists from various disciplines will have new work on display

John Denver tribute Rocky Mountain High will make Nanaimo debut

Concert features Island musicians and Denver’s original composer and arranger