Stiff upper lips will smile at Kingfisher

A romantic comedy by Douglas Home, opens at the Yellow Point Drama Group’s various venues Aug. 19 through 21.

The Kingfisher, a romantic comedy by Douglas Home, opens at the Yellow Point Drama Group’s various venues Aug. 19 through 21.

Two people, who have not seen each other in 40 years, are brought together after the death of a spouse.

Can they rekindle the spark that existed long ago, or has it been doused by time.

The performance, directed by Brian March, stars award winning performers, Barbara Metcalf, Gordon McInnis, Ted Girard and Barrie Baker.

Performance dates and locations:

• Friday, Aug. 19, Unitarian Hall, 595 Townsite Road, Nanaimo;

• Saturday, Aug. 20, McMillan Arts Centre, 133 McMillan Road, Parksville;

• Sunday, Aug. 2, Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery, 610 Oyster Bay Dr., Ladysmith.

Doors open at 7 p.m.; performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 at door.


Just Posted

Ladysmith council dropping paper agenda packages

Town expects to save 50,000 sheets of paper a year by using tablets

EDITORIAL: Housing is one of our basic needs

We all need food, clothing and shelter first

First Nations leader to try for NDP nomination in Nanaimo-Ladysmith

Bob Chamberlin, vice-president of Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs, announces intentions

CVRD sets tax increase for 2019 at 7.27%

New water and housing functions make up 3.52 % of increase

Premier makes surprise visit to Ladysmith Art Gallery

John Horgan does an informal meet and greet with Ladysmith arts and community leaders

After mosque attacks, New Zealand bans ‘military-style’ guns

The gunman killed 50 in a Christchurch mosque

Nitro Cold Brew Coffee from B.C. roaster recalled due to botulism scare

“If you purchased N7 Nitro Cold Brew Coffee from Cherry Hill … do not drink it.”

Short list for new gnome home includes Parksville, Coombs

Five potential locations have been chosen by Howard’s owners who will decide Tuesday

B.C. man gets award for thwarting theft, sexual assault – all in 10 minutes

Karl Dey helped the VPD take down a violent sex offender

Baby left alone in vehicle in Walmart parking lot

Williams Lake RCMP issue warning after attending complaint at Walmart Wednesday

Parksville’s mystery cowboy revealed

Kevin Gourlay’s horse garners attention for being ‘parked’ outside a liquor store

Nowhere to grieve: How homeless people deal with loss during the opioid crisis

Abbotsford homeless advocate says grief has distinct challenges for those living on the streets

ICBC shifts to Alberta model, with higher rates, private insurers say

B.C. public insurance includes funding enforcement, driver licensing

Most Read