Family pledges to match up to $50,000 in donations to Chemainus Theatre fund

Donald Hilton and Joyce Hilton helping theatre through a time of COVID-19 cancellations


Port Theatre expansion project halts following denial of $15.5-million grant

Plans for community performing arts centre have been ongoing for more than 30 years


Nanaimo theatre companies seek play and script submissions

Yellow Point Drama Group, Western Edge giving opportunities to local theatre artists


Island playwright predicts future where people plug into ‘hopped-up’ internet

TheatreOne presents staged reading of ‘Stream’ by David Gow at the Port Theatre

VIU theatre department imagines zombie plague in Shakespeare’s time

‘William Shakespeare’s Land of the Dead’ being staged March 4-7 and March 12-14

Play debating merits of procreation opens in Nanaimo

Merrick Productions presents ‘The Birth of Weza’ at Harbour City Theatre

‘Frankenstein’ to be adapted as silent film made in real time at Port Theatre

Production merges stories of author Mary Shelley and character Victor Frankenstein

Young Nanaimo actor makes professional theatre debut

Daniel Bristol performs in Prince George Miracle Theatre production of ‘The Birds and the Bees’

One-woman show about travel and self-discovery makes Nanaimo debut

Vancouver playwright Keara Barnes presents ‘TravelTheatrics’ at Harbour City Theatre

Nanaimo Theatre Group stages mistaken-identity comedy

‘Lend Me a Tenor’ feature two new actors in leading roles

Plenty of heart and lots to love about the Marvelous Wonderettes

Music and story fits for the show opening on Valentine’s Day at the Chemainus Theatre

Play-in-progress takes comedic look at mid-century radio broadcasting

Victoria playwright Kirsten Van Ritzen presents staged reading of ‘Radioland ’48’

One-woman show tells story of gender and philosophical transformation

Emma Peck presents intuition-guided production ‘Leap’ at Kismet Theatre

VIU student-run Satyr Players theatre company presents one-act play festival

Six plays to be staged for the first time in multiple areas in the VIU theatre building