Entertainment

Composer Mark Fornataro.

Clarinet and strings work debut

Composer selects Sooke as place to debut his composition

Composer Mark Fornataro.
Doug Cox and BettySoo perform this Saturday at Holy Trinity.

Crossing musical borders

Doug Cox and BettySoo perform for the Sooke Folk Music Society's coffee house

Doug Cox and BettySoo perform this Saturday at Holy Trinity.

Antiques and collectibles show and sale

Knox Presbyterian Church hosts show to raise funds for Knox Vision Society

  • Nov 2, 2011
Trinitude performs for the Sooke Coffeehouse on Nov. 5.

Acoustic folk at coffeehouse

Trinitude performs for coffeehouse crowd on Nov. 5

Trinitude performs for the Sooke Coffeehouse on Nov. 5.

Awareness film night

Focus on smart meters is the theme for Nov. 9 film night

Jeweler Lindsay Jenkins works on some of her pieces.

Ocean provides inspiration for jewelry maker

Lindsay Jenkins will show her work at two craft fairs

Jeweler Lindsay Jenkins works on some of her pieces.
The Wren House is the venue for an art show the weekend of Nov. 4-6.

A bird in the hand…

Big art in a very small venue becomes a big weekend event

The Wren House is the venue for an art show the weekend of Nov. 4-6.
Actors of all ages play their roles at Eerie Acres in East Sooke.

Welcome to Eeerie Acres

East Sooke spook house draws in the ghosts and goblins

  • Oct 26, 2011
Actors of all ages play their roles at Eerie Acres in East Sooke.
Joanne Thompson

Pirates of Penzance musical hits the stage!

Sooke Harbour Players mount another musical extravaganza at EMCS

Joanne Thompson
Nelson Moneo will perform with the Sooke Philharmonic Symphony.

Old favourites, young musicians

Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra set for new season of classical music

  • Oct 19, 2011
Nelson Moneo will perform with the Sooke Philharmonic Symphony.

The pirates are coming!

Gilbert and Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance set for the EMCS stage

Just Us perform at the Legion on Oct. 22

Pickin’ and strummin’ at the Legion

Bluegrass and old time country music in Sooke this Saturday

Just Us perform at the Legion on Oct. 22
Kay Lovett is known for her whimsical paintings often depicting jazz musicians.

Benefit for local artist

Kay Lovett fundraiser brings many artists together

Kay Lovett is known for her whimsical paintings often depicting jazz musicians.

Film festival first of its kind

The BC SPCA Wild ARC’s wild animal film festival event is underway. The Paws and Claws Film festival is the first of its kind in Western Canada, and wildlife films from the area are currently being submitted. There are several great events being held to celebrate these films and our local wildlife.

  • Oct 12, 2011
Gord Phillips performs on Saturday night.

Enjoy a musical journey with Gord Phillips

Continuing with our desire to present more local talent, this Saturday’s feature performer for the Sooke Folk Music Society’s monthly coffee house is local singer/songwriter, Gord Phillips.

  • Oct 12, 2011
Gord Phillips performs on Saturday night.
Bring out your best dirndl

Prosit! Share a pint at Oktoberfest

Five million people, seven million litres of beer and mountains of pork knuckles and sausages are part of the annual Oktoberfest held in Munich for 17 days from late September to the first weekend in October.

Bring out your best dirndl
Marion Newman

Local Mezzo soprano to perform close to home

Marion Newman join Victoria Symphony for concert

Marion Newman

If only those trees could talk

Locals win short snacks video contest

Jan Johnson 1943-2011
Jan Johnson 1943-2011

Film asks: Are we all insane?

Exploring the billion dollar industry of pharmaceuticals