Entertainment

Retired B.C. teacher gets invite to Property Brother wedding in Italy

Drew Scott and his fiance Linda Phan say “I do” during week-long celebration in Puglia

Celebrate Days with the Arts in Port Alberni

Third annual festival celebrates arts, music, culture and heritage in the Alberni Valley

  • Jun 12th, 2018

Chicago Opera kicking off Port Alberni’s Jane Austen Festival

Get your Regency garb ready at one of the costume workshops on June 18, 22

Penticton Art Gallery explores racism

International call for artists to contribute

Days With the Arts opens Alberni art studios to the public

There are just two weeks left until the annual Days With the Arts

  • Jun 6th, 2018
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Portal Players parody plays of William Shakespeare
Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher
Howie Mandel on Meghan Markle, Just For Laughs

Art takes over Alberni Valley Museum for latest exhibit

Artists examine their personal sense of place in unique show

  • Jun 5th, 2018

Back to the 90’s: Vanilla Ice, Young MC coming to Vancouver Island

This retro concert bill will see four of the top entertainers from the early 1990’s play one night only in Victoria

Indigenous Vancouver Island filmmaker retells ancient story in modern form

Cameron Watts from Tseshaht First Nation will re-tell a Nuu-chah-nulth story in film

  • Jun 3rd, 2018

Friends appeal to Taylor Swift via Twitter after death of B.C. fan

Gavin Lanes, 20, died before he was able to attend Swift’s May 22 concert in Seattle

Central Island artists’ range of media bolster new exhibit at Rollin Art Centre

Chaos and Creativity opens Friday, June 1 at the Alberni art gallery

  • May 31st, 2018

Portal Players’ choruses take to the stage for What a Feeling!

Musical groups will perform this Sunday, June 3

  • May 30th, 2018

Sean Lyons wins 2018 Battle of the Bands in Port Alberni

Musician earned a spot on the lineup at the 5 Acre Shaker at McLean Mill

  • May 29th, 2018

Conceiving new Experiential artists’ hub for Tofino

“Art is not an object but a doorway.”

  • May 29th, 2018

Capitol Theatre in Port Alberni hopes to ‘raise the reds’

Lily Diotte of Swale Rock Cafe is fundraising to replace the theatre’s red curtains

Vancouver Island girl scores with winning song for BC Summer Games

‘Colours’ is a perfect theme for 2018 BC Summer Games

Film Review: On Chesil Beach

Saoirse Ronan continues to shine in adaptation Ian McEwan novel about young newlyweds on their wedding day

PNE’s Summer Night Concerts by Village People, Lauper, Goo Goo Dolls, more

Mostly retro sounds at this year’s fair in Vancouver, starting Aug. 18

Philip Roth, fearless and celebrated author, dies at 85

Literary agent Andrew Wylie said Roth died Tuesday night of congestive heart failure.