Entertainment

Port Theatre expansion project halts following denial of $15.5-million grant

Plans for community performing arts centre have been ongoing for more than 30 years

  • Mar 26, 2020

Weekly videos promote Fraser Valley musicians and their house concerts during COVID-19 pandemic

It's Trevor McDonald's way of spreading the word about virtual concerts and supporting local musicians

Nanaimo artist creates and shares colouring book pages online for those in isolation

Pen and ink artist Nicholas May has begun live streaming his work via Facebook

  • Mar 26, 2020

Nanaimo teen singer Lauren Spencer-Smith releases new EP ‘Mixed Emotions’

Spencer-Smith is currently a contestant on reality TV show 'American Idol'

  • Mar 25, 2020

Crafty kids wanted for United Way card-making contest in the Fraser Valley

United Way is inviting kids in elementary and middle school to enter its "Hi Neighbour" contest

Port Alberni dancers place at North Island Performing Arts Festival

Six dancers represent Elite Dance Academy and Stage West School of Performing Arts

  • Mar 25, 2020

‘Hopeful’ theatre company auditions actors by video for summer shows in Surrey

Beach House Theatre promises 'love, laughter and happily ever after' on stage at Crescent Beach

  • Mar 25, 2020

Fraser Valley Regional Library to host online dance party this Friday

All branches have been closed to the public since Monday, March 16, to help curve COVID-19 spread

  • Mar 25, 2020

Port Alberni teen singer Lauren Spencer-Smith releases new EP

Spencer-Smith is currently a contestant on reality TV show 'American Idol'

  • Mar 25, 2020

Collage artist presents arctic glamour in live-streamed Nanaimo exhibit

Trisha Oldfield of Chemainus to show 'Northern Dames' at Gallery Merrick

  • Mar 25, 2020

COVID fails to curb creativity at Vernon Art Gallery

Virtual art lesson and live-streamed tours in store as gallery shuts its doors

COVID fails to curb creativity at Okanagan art gallery

Virtual art lesson and live-streamed tours in store as gallery shuts its doors

VIU students launch 2020 edition of online magazine

'Incline' is the work of school's online magazine production class

  • Mar 24, 2020

A traumatized RCMP officer tracks a serial killer in Nanaimo in new book

Local author John Dacombe releases 'Unidentified Male: A Constable Amber Virtanen Mystery'

  • Mar 24, 2020

Cranbrook’s Littlejazz Orchestra releases spicy new album titled ‘Tabasco’

A release concert, originally scheduled for April 9, has been postponed until further notice.

  • Mar 24, 2020

Maple Ridge actress realizes ‘untouchable dream’ at 100-year-old theatre in England

9 to 5 The Musical is playing at the famous Savoy Theatre

  • Mar 24, 2020

Trio of events postponed at Abbotsford Centre

Jeff Dunham, 90s Nostalgia and Iron Assassin's Demolition Derby moving dates

Okanagan to unite online for first-ever Stay at Home Gala

The event is scheduled from March 27 from 7 to 10 p.m.

  • Mar 24, 2020

VIDEO: Development of sci-fi show shot around Langley stalls amid pandemic

Hollywood's pilot season - a busy time for the industry - has completely stopped due to COVID-19

  • Mar 24, 2020