Entertainment

Intervening Space 3 Lorraine Thorarinson Betts

An artist’s opinion on buying original art

The Stinking Fish Studio Tour is good reason to buy art

  • Jul 25, 2012
Intervening Space 3 Lorraine Thorarinson Betts
The Brown Paper NBaggers will perform at Sookapalooza on July 28 at the 17 Mile Pub.

Put your palooza on and Sooke it up

Music festival at local pub makes for a perfect summer's day

The Brown Paper NBaggers will perform at Sookapalooza on July 28 at the 17 Mile Pub.
Alan Graves is the designer of the Sooke Fine Arts exhibition.

Seting up for Sooke’s big fine art show

The process of converting an arena to an art gallery is huge

Alan Graves is the designer of the Sooke Fine Arts exhibition.

Stories wanted for junior authors’ contest

Youth are encouraged to become authors in province-wide contest

  • Jul 18, 2012
Black Press reporter and Tour de Rock 2012 rider Kyle Slavin shows he’s got what it takes to host the Tour de Rock fundraiser Comedy for Cancer on July 31 at Club 9one9.

Funny for your money in Victoria

Comedy for Cancer at Club 9one9 in the Strathcona Hotel raises money for Canadian Cancer Society's Tour de Rock

Black Press reporter and Tour de Rock 2012 rider Kyle Slavin shows he’s got what it takes to host the Tour de Rock fundraiser Comedy for Cancer on July 31 at Club 9one9.

Call for Spirit of Canada contributors

Poets, songwriters and writers urged to submit entries

  • Jul 11, 2012
The Philly Fling is a popular event in Sooke.

The Fling’s the thing

Annual outdoor event is always a welcome summer treat

The Philly Fling is a popular event in Sooke.
Sooke’s Kevin Banner has a comedy show lined up for July 14..

Kevin Banner is yukking it up in Sooke

Local comedian to hold event called Sooke & Destroy on July 14

Sooke’s Kevin Banner has a comedy show lined up for July 14..
Catch up on some good summer reading with the Raincoast Chronicles Fourth Five

Remember books? Enjoy some good summer reading

Books of and about the characters and history in B.C.

Catch up on some good summer reading with the Raincoast Chronicles Fourth Five
Elizabeth Tanner caresses a wooden vessel made by Phoebe Dunbar.

There’s a new gallery in town

The South Shore Gallery on Otter Point has a new addition

Elizabeth Tanner caresses a wooden vessel made by Phoebe Dunbar.
Poet Wendy Morton

Local poet gathers poems about elders’ lives

Wendy Morton is helping to publish poetry booklets with First Nations elders and youth

  • Jun 27, 2012
Poet Wendy Morton
David Sinclair

Songs of the heart with David Sinclair and Kent Fiddy

Performers to play at the season finale for the Sooke Coffee House

  • Jun 26, 2012
David Sinclair

Tall Trees Festival will benefit Port Renfrew

Yearly music festival will bring tourists to coastal community

The Pirates of Penzance.

Sooke Harbour Players wrap up the year

President of theatre group thanks all of the members for their contributions

  • Jun 20, 2012
The Pirates of Penzance.
Piano soloist for the Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra Karnsiri Laothamatas

Philharmonic top perform Siyajabula!

Two concerts for Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra in Sooke and Metchosin

  • Jun 13, 2012
Piano soloist for the Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra Karnsiri Laothamatas

Father’s Day stories from our readers

Authors pen stories in celebration of their fathers

  • Jun 13, 2012
A painting by Bonnie Coulter of her father

A father’s hands convey a new reality

Writer remembers how her father taught and guided her

  • Jun 13, 2012
A painting by Bonnie Coulter of her father
Paul Mowbray performs for the Sooke Folk Music Society on June 16.

Classic folk singers and musicians influence Mowbray

The last coffee house evening for the season presentrs Paul Mowbray

  • Jun 13, 2012
Paul Mowbray performs for the Sooke Folk Music Society on June 16.
Sandy Terry's Tuscan Bounty.

Perceiving with the senses allows artist to bloom

Sandy Terry opens a show at the Sooke Harbour House

Sandy Terry's Tuscan Bounty.
Priska Stabel is one of three local potters taking part in a Victoria show and sale.

Sooke potters in major show and sale

Clay Connects on June 16 showcases work of Sooke potters

Priska Stabel is one of three local potters taking part in a Victoria show and sale.