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Yellow Point Drama play takes comedic approach to family life changes

The Yellow Point Drama Group examines the changes three generations of women…

  • Sep 27, 2017

First Nations artists offer stories behind the art

Artists from three Vancouver Island First Nations show work at Nanaimo’s VIU gallery

Bernard Cuffling discusses ‘discipline’ of playing Jeeves ahead of Chemainus trilogy premiere

Actor Bernard Cuffling returns to take a bow as the hero-bulter Jeeves…

Raccoon scales tall building
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'

Rock Legends breaks nine-year-old Chemainus Theatre Festival box office record

Rock Legends ‘eclipsed’ a previous nine-year box office record at the Chemainus Theatre Festival.

VIDEO: Gabriola Island painter featured at Arts on the Avenue

A selection of Gabriola Island artist Sheila Norgate’s paintings will be on…

VIDEO: High Times brings rapper Lil Kim to Laketown Ranch.

They call her the Queen of Hip Hop, but whatever you call her, you need to be there Saturday night.

Chemainus theatre audiences fall for romantic comedy Talley’s Folly

The Chemainus Theatre Festival’s summer 10-day feature Talley’s Folly is putting a…

Repaired public art piece returns to Nanaimo after vandalism

The wooden burl art piece was vandalized in June at Maffeo Sutton Park.

Rockabilly artists set to jam in Chemainus’ Waterwheel Park

Vancouver Islanders will be treated to a memorable afternoon of rockabilly music…

Belgian photographer travels to Vancouver Island to find ‘authenticity’

A satellite ping three years ago from a boat docked in Chemainus…

Sean Ashby packs seven unique guitars into Ladysmith show

Guitarist and singer-songwriter Sean Ashby is once again returning to Ladysmith but…

Massive yacht party will set sail in Nanaimo

Entertainment company to host party aboard 127-foot yacht on Aug. 18.

Ladysmith Gallery: Artist celebrates natural world with rare large scale watercolours

Nan Goodship’s exhibit Noticing the Unnoticed opens at Ladysmith Waterfront Gallery.

Glamping, fest-huts offer new camping options at Sunfest

One emphasizes luxury, another stresses funky fun but both are new ways to camp at Sunfest.

PHOTOS: Chemainus hosts successful Bluegrass Festival over the weekend

The Chemainus Valley Cultural Arts Society hosted its Bluegrass Festival at the…

Ice Bear paintings showing at Chemainus Theatre gallery starting July 18

The artist’s visions of dreams and stories will come to life on the walls of the theatre gallery.

Music lovers Canada Day lineup in Ladysmith

From young talents to international performers, the lineup for Ladysmith’s Canada Day…

UPDATED: Chemainus Theatre Festival celebrates 25 years

The Chemainus Theatre Festival held a public open house on Friday to…

Instruments of Peace art show in Chemainus

Artist Barry Strasbourg-Thompson’s work is on display until June 29 at the…