Entertainment

Gord Downie and Diana Krall win two awards each at non-televised Juno gala

Pipelines, anti-gun protests and more political issues took the spotlight

Ballet Hispanico brings three distinct voices to Royal Theatre stage

Ballet Hispánico performs April 6 and 7. Tickets start at $29 available at DanceVictoria.com.

Sooke Philharmonic concerts feature coronation music

Concert dates set for Sooke and Langford in April

  • Mar 24th, 2018

Passenger added to Vancouver Island MusicFest lineup

Scheduled to play the main stage Saturday evening

Connecting the Saanich Peninsula through art

ArtSea Community Arts Council working to bring more events to the Peninsula

  • Mar 18th, 2018

Syrian artist and Salt Spring Island author work to help refugees

Children’s book helped raise over $64,000 for refugee families

Just For Laughs sold to Howie Mandel

Just For Laughs sold to Howie Mandel and U.S. company ICM Partners

Reconciliation and Mozart features four arias and narration

Net proceeds of the March 24 performance go to Reconciliation Canada

Songhees Wellness Centre event immersed in Indigenous cuisine and culture

Camosun and Songhees cook together for reconciliation while fundraising for student scholarship fund at March 23 event

  • Mar 17th, 2018

Aloni to lead Sooke Philharmonic Orchestra

He replaces Norman Nelson

  • Mar 19th, 2018

Some surprises in new book about B.C. labour movement

“On the Line” charts history of the union movement back to the 1800s

B.C. artist featured on T.V. series highlighting Indigenous tattoo artistry

Skindigenous, a series on APTN TV, features international tattooing traditions including a Salmon Arm artist

Valdy to perform in Sooke

Concert takes place March 23 at Holy Trinity Anglican Church

America’s Musical Journey premieres at the IMAX

Enter to win tickets to an invite only concert at your community newspaper’s Facebook page

  • Mar 16th, 2018

Cougar Annie Tales coming to Shirley

Katrina Kadoski will reprise her one-woman role

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Victoria author up for BC Book Prize for children’s book

Hello Humpback! is shortlisted for the prestigious 2018 Bill Duthie Booksellers’ Award

  • Mar 14th, 2018

West Coast beauty inspires counting book by local author

One Eagle Soaring by Vickers, Budd comes out April 7

Death metal blows tweed curtain wide open with Juno nomination

Technical death metal band Archspire nominated for metal/hard music album of the year

Ross Douglas brings stories, music to Sooke

Sooke Folk Music Society’s monthly coffeehouse on March 17

  • Mar 12th, 2018

Capital City Comic Con flies into Victoria

Bret ‘Hitman’ Hart, couture costume and a frenzy of pop culture descend on city next week