Entertainment

Planning continues for music festival in Comox Valley

The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted various events and activities, but planning continues for the upcoming Vancouver Island MusicFest.

Nanaimo children’s author pens series inspired by missionary work in Kenya

'Miriam and her Rumbly Tummy' is first in Kimberly Ngugi's 'Grace upon Grace' series

  • Mar 24, 2020

Theatre BC cancels festivals in response to COVID-19

'Provincials' of community theatre set to take place on Vancouver Island in July 2020

  • Mar 23, 2020

Kelowna band Andrew Judah live streams concert for community

Andrew Judah hosted a live-stream concert on Sunday with over 60 viewers from around the world

  • Mar 23, 2020

New book shares many Cariboo-Chilcotin stories from 2017 wildfires

Author Claudia Cornwall did more than 50 hours of interviews with a wide range of people

  • Mar 23, 2020

Kelowna band Andrew Judah live streams concert for community

Andrew Judah hosted a live-stream concert on Sunday with over 60 viewers from around the world

  • Mar 23, 2020

Pair of events rescheduled for Abbotsford Centre

Gnarley Barley Brew Festival, Rednek Music Fest receive new dates later this year

Will the show go on? B.C. music festivals consider options over coronavirus

Summer events are running out of time to stay on schedule

  • Mar 23, 2020

MINTY: It’s time to stand by Surrey arts groups as shows, venues close

Month-long Surrey Festival of Dance among events postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns

  • Mar 23, 2020

Chemainus Theatre temporarily suspends operations, postpones next two shows

It's hoped The 39 Steps and Beauty And The Beast can be staged at another time

Chemainus Theatre temporarily suspends operations, postpones next two shows

It's hoped The 39 Steps and Beauty And The Beast can be staged at another time

  • Mar 23, 2020

Kelowna band Andrew Judah live streams concert for community

Andrew Judah hosted a live-stream concert on Sunday with over 60 viewers from around the world

  • Mar 23, 2020

COVID-19: Theatre BC cancels Mainstage Festival in Port Alberni

'Provincials' of community theatre set to take place in July 2020

  • Mar 23, 2020

Langley musician moves in-school songwriting program online amid COVID-19 school closures

Laura Koch offers Snap-Tunes and Jennie Abbot children's yoga - both through Facebook live

  • Mar 23, 2020

Langley French horn player earns fanfare at Chilliwack Lions Club Music Festival

Dominic Wong earned Vohradsky Family Award for Upper Brass as the Adjudicator's Choice

  • Mar 22, 2020

Maple Ridge teen author releases third book

Leanne Van Dongen has completed the third book in her series Showtime

Sunday Stories

Original works by Langley authors are published by Langley Advance Times every weekend

  • Mar 22, 2020

Country star Kenny Rogers dies of natural causes at 81

Rogers was known for such huge country music hits as Lucille, The Gambler, Coward of the County

Cariboo Art Beat gives sneak peak of Paradise Cinemas’ new mural

With all the bad news lately, it can be nice to be reminded of the lakecity's strong community spirit

  • Mar 21, 2020

Relief fund for Canadian performing artists gets $100,000 boost

Facebook started the fund with a $100,000 donation Thursday

  • Mar 21, 2020