Entertainment

Inaugural Starfields 2018 festival of hope set for April

Festival of hope, expressed through music, dialogue, and spoken word set for April 13 to 15.

  • Mar 31st, 2018

MONDAY FEATURE – Inspiration for artists comes in various forms: Art Gallery director

Responding to social issues such as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission report critical

VIDEO: Three smaller festivals add even more lustre to Laketown Ranch lineup for 2018

With acts like Current Swell, Jon and Roy, Neon Steve, and Towers and Trees, there’s lots to like

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Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher
Howie Mandel on Meghan Markle, Just For Laughs
Jason Priestley remembers Margot Kidder as being 'full of love'
Former child prodigy designs self-folding origami robots

ARTS IN FOCUS: Glimpse into the Galleries

Victoria has a healthy number of artist-run galleries and centres per capita

The Oaks concert raises funds for scholarship memorializing popular UVic DJ

Benefit concert by Juno and Maple Leaf award nominee Bill Johnson is April 7

  • Mar 22nd, 2018

Canada’s seventh poet laureate George Elliott Clarke coming to Nanaimo Museum

Event will include poets laureate from Nanaimo, Victoria and Comox Valley

Matthew Good collapses onstage during Edmonton show

B.C. concert postponed after musician Matthew Good collapses during Edmonton show

Victoria author’s Second World War instalment shortlisted for national book prize

Latest in Mark Zuehlke’s military history series a finalist for Dafoe non-fiction award

MOYES ON FILM: Death of Stalin mixes obscene violence with slapstick

Performances by Jeffrey Tambor and Steve Buscemi make for an enjoyable film

  • Mar 27th, 2018

Victoria-based Cuban musician Adonis Puentes headlines night of salsa at Capital Ballroom

‘Musicians and people in sports are the people who get to see the planet in Cuba’

Lucy Haché reveals the inspiration behind her second book ‘Stars’

“Stars was written as part of a process of healing for me as a Kwakwaka’wakw woman”

America’s Got Talent winners bring show to the Farquhar Auditorium

The Olate Dogs coming to UVic April 8 with matinee performance

  • Mar 27th, 2018

Director of new gallery looks to make art accessible to all

Dowtown Victoria gallery promotes Indigenous and local artists

Victoria Jazz Orchestra to play tribute to Ross Taggart at Hermann’s

Arrangements of late jazz saxophonist and pianist to be featured in April 14 show

  • Mar 27th, 2018

MONDAY FEATURE: POV Goes For Baroque

Handel’s most performed opera taken on in April by Victoria company

  • Mar 27th, 2018

Parksville’s totem pole gets new home, old look

Carver replicates cedar life cycle in 50-year-old centennial pole

  • Mar 26th, 2018

International flavour to Paper Street Theatre Improv Fest

Third annual event sees continued growth for local company