Entertainment

Director of new gallery looks to make art accessible to all

Dowtown Victoria gallery promotes Indigenous and local artists

Embattled band Hedley plays last show in B.C. before hiatus

About 3,000 tickets had sold for final performance at Kelowna’s Prospera Place

Optimism shines bright at upbeat Juno Awards show in Vancouver

Gord Downie’s brother accepted a posthumous award for the singer

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