Entertainment

Piano man lights up North Okanagan streets

Downtown Vernon instrument back on the 30th Avenue block

PQBeat Podcast: COVID-19 coverage on Vancouver Island

Philip Wolf, John McKinley discuss what's been learned, what's to come

  • Jun 9, 2020

Teenage artists explore life during COVID-19 in video exhibition

Nanaimo Art Gallery youth art group Code Switching unveils 'I Move'

  • Jun 9, 2020

‘Music Cafe’ opens its doors in Parksville

Live music offered up four nights per week

  • Jun 9, 2020

CIVL Radio and Common Room in Abbotsford offer $3,500 recording grant

Primary focus for prize is artists who don't currently have label support

  • Jun 9, 2020

Virtual road trip brings Vancouver writers to Port Alberni

Bill Arnott and Frances Sullivan will be the featured readers at Alberni Valley Words on Fire

  • Jun 8, 2020

South Surrey 100th birthday celebration stirs Second World War memories

'Song and laughter will see you through,' says Dorothy McKilligan

Nanaimo fiddle instructors recognized for contributing to city’s culture

Trish and Geoff Horrocks presented with Nanaimo's 2020 Honour in Culture Award

  • Jun 8, 2020

ON COOKING: Chef Dez on quest for ‘fall off the bone’ ribs

Don't boil ribs before broiling. There's a better technique but it takes a bit longer

  • Jun 8, 2020

Former Kwalikum Secondary student makes his mark in Hollywood

Harrison Houde an inspiring act for youngsters to follow

  • Jun 7, 2020

Artists lined up as Duncan gallery gets ready to reopen

"Our window displays for June showcase the work of some of the Island's finest artists"

B.C. government invests $7.5 million through Creative BC to help struggling musicians

Bob D'Eith, MLA for Maple Ridge-Mission, led industry consultations on supports during the pandemic

  • Jun 6, 2020

VIDEO: Langley Fundamental jazz band performs for local seniors every Thursday

Music group joined by graduates looking to celebrate and spread cheer in the community

  • Jun 5, 2020

VIDEO: Seventy-two Langley Fine Arts students record collaboration on their cellphones

Musicians performed Lake from Patrick Hawes' work The Blue Bird Variations

  • Jun 5, 2020

Chase man hosting concert in his driveway

Lamenting the loss of Music in the Park events due to COVID-19, Shane McMahon is putting on a show

Shuswap man hosting concert in his driveway

Lamenting the loss of Music in the Park events due to COVID-19, Shane McMahon is putting on a show

  • Jun 4, 2020

Nanaimo pianist and future doctor honoured for ‘excellence in culture’

Devon Joiner is among this year's City of Nanaimo Culture and Heritage Award winners

  • Jun 4, 2020

Horoscopes for the week of June 1

Weekly horoscopes by Morgan Fava

  • Jun 4, 2020