Entertainment

ARTS AROUND: Alberni Valley artists come together at Rollin Art Centre

New exhibit features First Nations paintings and carvings

  • Jul 7, 2020

Nanaimo Art Gallery summer camp moves programming online due to COVID-19

Teenage artists have until the end of next week to apply to Dazzle Camouflage

  • Jul 6, 2020

Arts and Entertainment column: Imagine that unveils new window displays; new VP for Public Art Gallery Society

The folks at Imagine That! have been in touch to let us know that following on the heels of a successful reopening after closure due to COVID-19, the artists' co-op is now presenting two new window displays.

COVID-19: Classical concerts series season cancelled for 2020-21

Group says scholarship program will continue

  • Jul 6, 2020

In photos: Penticton Speedway celebrates opening weekend

Despite having to turn away roughly 700 cars, organizers celebrating a successful weekend of racing

  • Jul 6, 2020

Plastic screen separates band and audience at Surrey gig

Elsewhere, Surrey's online Canada Day event earned 45,000 views on Facebook and YouTube Live

  • Jul 6, 2020

Harry Manx ushers in the new era of live music in Heriot Bay

The soul of the Heriot Bay Inn is people and music. Here on the other side of the societal shift called COVID, the Inn is learning how to fit into the "new normal" while providing what folks love: fun times with friends.

  • Jul 6, 2020

Broadway veteran Nick Cordero dies from coronavirus complications

During Cordero's hospitalization, Kloots sent him daily videos of her and their 1-year-old son, Elvis,

  • Jul 6, 2020

Fort Langley Artists Group showcases art virtually to help hospice

Fifty per cent of painting proceeds will be donated to Langley Hospice Society

  • Jul 5, 2020

Victoria Flamenco Festival goes virtual for 2020 event

The show will go online from July 23 to 26

  • Jul 5, 2020

Chemainus artist’s painting of a front-line worker a powerful image

Chemainus artist puts her creative touch to COVID Angel

  • Jul 5, 2020

Island poets take the mic at July’s virtual Words on Fire in Port Alberni

Jude Neale, Joe Lunchbucket bring distinctly different styles to Quite Determined Literary Road Trip

  • Jul 5, 2020

Annual music event in Comox Valley celebrates online instead

Vancouver Island MusicFest holds virtual celebration set for July 10

  • Jul 5, 2020

VIDEO: Langley Ukulele Ensemble opens doors for socially distanced kids camp in August

Instructor Peter Luongo said precautions are being taken for the annual uke week, Aug. 24 to 28

  • Jul 5, 2020

Summer never ends at Port Alberni’s DRAW Gallery

Exhibit showcases four new Ucluelet artists

  • Jul 4, 2020

PQBeat: Ed Mayne talks COVID-19, potential pool for Parksville

Mayor returns to 'PQB News' studios to detail summer plans

  • Jul 4, 2020

July 4 virtual fundraising concert for Kelowna General Hospital Foundation

'A night under the stars' will take place at 8 p.m.

  • Jul 4, 2020

Coastal scenes at the forefront for July shows at Victoria galleries

From sculpture to landscape paintings, summer art is about nature

  • Jul 4, 2020

Guerrilla Gigs replacing Streetfest this summer in Revelstoke

Buy one of 30 tickets the Sunday before the Wednesday show

  • Jul 3, 2020

Vernon’s O’Keefe Ranch launches ‘macabre’ summer ghost tours

Gabriel Newman II has run the tours for the last 17 years

  • Jul 3, 2020