Entertainment

Painter tells stories of human emotion one brush at a time

Sooke artist Jean-Francois Mincet is one of the few whose works will be displayed at the Sooke Fine Arts Show in July.

JazzFest makes some noise in Oak Bay

Oak Bay High's Dave Dunnet Community Theatre hosts five JazzFest performances

Stage set for Shakespeare by the Sea

The stage is set for Victoria’s Shakespeare by the Sea and organizers are hoping their new location at Fisherman’s Wharf Park will stick.

CRD to expand arts in communities

Plan is to stimulate community awareness and engagement in the arts.

  • Jun 21st, 2016

Sidney show offers a glimspe into the other side

Mediums at the Mary Winspear for Beyond The Veil on June 25.

Victoria’s John Crouch reads from new book in Sidney

Victoria author releases Cycling the Islands: A Guide to scenic routes on the San Juan and Gulf Islands.

Painted pianos return for summer serenades

Pianos slated for Turkey Head, Loon Bay, Cattle Point and Estevan village

Sidney theatre students tackle the dramatic musical

Fires Burning production teaches kids that not everything in life is positive.

Sidbey Fine Art Show needs more volunteers

Art show features 300 to 400 pieces from around 1,250 entries from across Vancouver Island.

Local artist launches unique animation with National Film Board

It’s a concept that’s been brewing inside the mind of Curtis Horsburgh for a long time — creating an animation studio on wheels.

Sidney’s Brenda Milne escapes reality through fantasy art

Once Upon an Indigo Moon takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. until Sunday, June 19 at the Tulista Gallery in Sidney.

Friends and family mourn Farquhar technical director

Dallas Tomniuk killed in motorcycle crash in Tofino

Young artist draws attention to rare disorder

Saanich's Abbey Edwards will display her work at Goward House to raise awareness on Gorlin–Goltz syndrome

Quartet joins Spirited Jazz lineup

The Karel Roessingh Quartet performs at First Unitarian Church Victoria on Sunday

  • Jun 15th, 2016

Harmony Project plans spring concerts

Unique band program introduces music to Sooke area youth

  • Jun 15th, 2016

Youth titles to honour National Aboriginal Day

Titles to engage young readers at the Oak Bay library

Thunder from Down Under Male Revue returns to Sidney

The ladies also get an opportunity to meet the guys and have a picture taken with them at the end of the show.

Eine Kleine Music brings music series to Peninsula

Patrons will be able to enjoy a variety of music by various talented musicians.

  • Jun 11th, 2016

Washboard Union brings country music to Sidney

New to the country music scene, The Washboard Union has been having quite the success.

Galleries welcome summer with eclectic lineup

What's on this month at the region's art galleries