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Gabriola Thanksgiving Studio Tour keeps growing

Organizer says 15 new artists join the event each year

Pianist Angela Hewitt tackles the classics

Renowned Canadian classical pianist visits Nanaimo in only West Coast concert

Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton tribute comes to Port Theatre

Marty Edwards and Wendy Engler star in Kenny and Dolly…Together Again

Nanaimo Contemporary Ballet presents 'Frequency' at Malaspina Theatre on Jan. 20
Nanaimo Theatre Group presents Puss in Boots
Dover Bay Secondary School production of Mary Poppins
Headliners production of Guys and Dolls

Musical couple joins Nanaimo Conservatory of Music

Sudbury Symphony Orchestra members Alexandra Lee and Nicholas Ross to teach cello and violin in Nanaimo

Author offers a dog’s eye view of the wild

Chris Czajkowski brings canine memoir to Nanaimo Harbourfront Library on Oct. 5

Online meeting place created for Nanaimo birders

Nanaimo photographer Spenser Smith launches Vancouver Island birdwatching website

Museum hosts Lawren Harris collection

Lawren Harris: Canadian Visionary will be exhibited at Nanaimo Museum starting Saturday (Sept. 30)

Kismet Theatre explores manhood in new production

Original play, Be a Man, is a fundraiser for Haven Society

Singing Christmas Tree rehearsals begin

Generations Church already preparing for annual Christmas production

Rat Pack tribute comes to Port Theatre

Andy DiMino, Gary Anthony and Lambus Dean portray Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis, Jr.

Nanaimo Art Gallery looks back, looks ahead

Executive reviewed last year’s achievements and discussed future goals at annual general meeting

Nanaimo musician gives Gordon Lightfoot songs a jazz treatment

Drummer James McRae hopes to tour Canada with his Impressions of Lightfoot

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

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