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Pete n' Chris bring their Christmas Carole spoof, A Peter n' Chris-tmas Carol, to the Metro Studio on Dec. 17 at 7 p.m.

Holiday laughs at the Metro

Fringe veterans Peter n' Chris bring their cheeky Christmas Carol spoof to the Metro Studio

Pete n' Chris bring their Christmas Carole spoof, A Peter n' Chris-tmas Carol, to the Metro Studio on Dec. 17 at 7 p.m.
Pete n' Chris bring their Christmas Carole spoof, A Peter n' Chris-tmas Carol, to the Metro Studio on Dec. 17 at 7 p.m.

Holiday laughs at the Metro

Fringe veterans Peter n' Chris bring their cheeky Christmas Carol spoof to the Metro Studio

Pete n' Chris bring their Christmas Carole spoof, A Peter n' Chris-tmas Carol, to the Metro Studio on Dec. 17 at 7 p.m.
Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain (left) and Glenna Garramone (right) are gearing up to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen on Dec. 9.

Local Leonard Cohen tribute concert honours Tower of Song

Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain and Glenna Garramone pay tribute to Leonard Cohen

Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain (left) and Glenna Garramone (right) are gearing up to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen on Dec. 9.
Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain (left) and Glenna Garramone (right) are gearing up to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen on Dec. 9.

Local Leonard Cohen tribute concert honours Tower of Song

Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain and Glenna Garramone pay tribute to Leonard Cohen

Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain (left) and Glenna Garramone (right) are gearing up to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen on Dec. 9.
Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain (left) and Glenna Garramone (right) are gearing up to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen on Dec. 9.

Local Leonard Cohen tribute concert honours Tower of Song

Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain and Glenna Garramone pay tribute to Leonard Cohen

Vancouver Island’s artists Oliver Swain (left) and Glenna Garramone (right) are gearing up to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen on Dec. 9.
The Victoria Conservatory of Music presents Daniel Lapp’s annual Home for Christmas concert at the Alix Goolden Performance Hall Dec. 16 and 17.

Fiddle in the holidays with Daniel Lapp

The Victoria Conservatory of Music (VCM) presents Daniel Lapp’s annual Home for Christmas concert

The Victoria Conservatory of Music presents Daniel Lapp’s annual Home for Christmas concert at the Alix Goolden Performance Hall Dec. 16 and 17.
The Victoria Conservatory of Music presents Daniel Lapp’s annual Home for Christmas concert at the Alix Goolden Performance Hall Dec. 16 and 17.

Fiddle in the holidays with Daniel Lapp

The Victoria Conservatory of Music presents Daniel Lapp’s annual Home for Christmas concert

The Victoria Conservatory of Music presents Daniel Lapp’s annual Home for Christmas concert at the Alix Goolden Performance Hall Dec. 16 and 17.

ICC Christmas Shaker 2016

The city's best chefs and bartenders gear up to toast the town

Tea and a laff

Comedy duo, James and Jamesy bring their show O Christmas Tea to McPherson

The Nutcracker returns to the Royal Theatre on Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 3 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.,  Dec. 4 at 2 p.m.

The Nutcracker Return to Royal

The timeless Christmas favourite The Nutcracker, performed by the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, will play three nights at the Royal Theatre

The Nutcracker returns to the Royal Theatre on Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 3 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.,  Dec. 4 at 2 p.m.
The Craigdarroch Castle celebrates the season with Jason Steven’s one-man production of Charles Dickens’ 1843 classic, A Christmas Carol Dec. 16 and 17.

Christmas at Craigdarroch

The Castle celebrates the season with A Christmas Carol

The Craigdarroch Castle celebrates the season with Jason Steven’s one-man production of Charles Dickens’ 1843 classic, A Christmas Carol Dec. 16 and 17.
Victoria Symphony welcomes rising-star Christian Kluxen as its new Music Director

Maestro Moves

Victoria Symphony welcomes rising-star Christian Kluxen as its new Music Director

Victoria Symphony welcomes rising-star Christian Kluxen as its new Music Director
From left: Playwright Erin Macklem and Musical Director Brad L’Ecuyer

Belfry Shines A Little Light

Playwright Erin Macklem's This Little Light is an adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen's The Little Match Stick Girl

From left: Playwright Erin Macklem and Musical Director Brad L’Ecuyer
Chantal Kreviazuk returns to the Royal Theatre Dec. 17 alongside the Victoria Symphony.

Smooth Sailing

Chantal Kreviazuk soars in new album, Hard Sails. The Canadian pop-icon returns to the Royal Theatre Dec. 17.

Chantal Kreviazuk returns to the Royal Theatre Dec. 17 alongside the Victoria Symphony.

Tango Meets Baroque

Mustard Seed Street Church and Living Edge team up for an evening of inspiring strings with former concertmaster of the Victoria Symphony

The Vicomte de Valmont (Aidan Correia) begs with for the married Madame de Tourvel (Pascal Lamothe-Kipnes) to listen to his words of love in the English play by Christopher Hampton, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, running at the Phoenix Theatre at UVic until November 26.

How to win, love or die in the 18th Century

Director Fran Gebhard directs her favourite play to mark the Phoenix Theatre’s 50th anniversary.

The Vicomte de Valmont (Aidan Correia) begs with for the married Madame de Tourvel (Pascal Lamothe-Kipnes) to listen to his words of love in the English play by Christopher Hampton, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, running at the Phoenix Theatre at UVic until November 26.
Victoria author Nick Russell will be at Bolen Books on Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. to speak about his latest book Glorious Victorian Homes

Cataloguing history

Nick Russell releases his new book Glorious Victorian Homes

Victoria author Nick Russell will be at Bolen Books on Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. to speak about his latest book Glorious Victorian Homes
Fourth year Visual Arts UVic student Brandon Poole's show The Principle of Original Horizontality runs until Nov. 6 at the fifty fifty collective off Douglas Street.

Piecing it all together

UVic Visual Arts student Brandon Poole talks about his show The Principle of Original Horizontality

Fourth year Visual Arts UVic student Brandon Poole's show The Principle of Original Horizontality runs until Nov. 6 at the fifty fifty collective off Douglas Street.