Entertainment

Colwood residents Michael and Sarah Hammond of Primal Fire Productions are a husband-and-wife fire-dancing team that relishes the chance to add sizzle to the night.

Blaze of glory

Colwood couple’s flair for fire dancing lights up the nightBy day, Michael…

Colwood residents Michael and Sarah Hammond of Primal Fire Productions are a husband-and-wife fire-dancing team that relishes the chance to add sizzle to the night.
Film still from Mark Lewis and Prater Hauptallee's Dawn and Dusk. appears in a new exhibit

Down the artist’s path

Down the Garden Path, a series of exhibits at the Art Gallery…

  • Feb 16, 2011
Film still from Mark Lewis and Prater Hauptallee's Dawn and Dusk. appears in a new exhibit
Gilbert and Sullivan Society members Naomi Derksen

Mikado maids all in a row

Singers from the Gilbert and Sullivan Society performed during a volunteer fair…

  • Feb 15, 2011
Gilbert and Sullivan Society members Naomi Derksen

Arts Events in Brief Feb. 16

Musical weekendat UVic’s Young hallClassical music of the vocal and instrumental kinds…

  • Feb 15, 2011
Langford singer-songwriter Brandyn James

Music, business mix at O’Siem Festival

Susan Aglukark’s song gives name to festival, she’ll perform Fri.-Sat.By Sam Van…

  • Feb 11, 2011
Langford singer-songwriter Brandyn James
Circadian Kingdom practises in the basement of one member's home.

The garage band lives on

Sitting around in the basement where they practise, the five members of…

Circadian Kingdom practises in the basement of one member's home.
Lucille Proulx

Bring your paints and paper to Paint-In

Art therapy school hosting paint fest, auction in Vic WestA Victoria art…

Lucille Proulx

Arts Events in Brief, Feb. 11

The Well risesfor weekend showDowntown cafe/bookshop The Well, 821 Fort St., is…

  • Feb 10, 2011
Emily Piggford and Andrew Barrett created and perform in Wrath

Beware the Wrath of You Show

Emily Piggford and Andrew Barrett star in Wrath, their story about anger…

  • Feb 4, 2011
Emily Piggford and Andrew Barrett created and perform in Wrath

Trip to national improv finals at stake

High schoolers test their comedy skills this weekend at Vic HighComedy fans…

  • Feb 4, 2011

Musical variety on tap at UVic

The University of Victoria’s school of music presents the Lafayette String Quartet,…

  • Feb 3, 2011

Kaleidoscope production worth sneezing about

Kaleidoscope Theatre’s mini family series kicks off with The Big Sneeze, Saturday…

  • Feb 3, 2011
Victoria Children’s Choir soloists (clockwise from left) Hannah Bild-Enkin

Baroque fest promises to ‘reduce you to tears’

When the 34-member Victoria Children’s Choir takes the stage at Alix Goolden…

Victoria Children’s Choir soloists (clockwise from left) Hannah Bild-Enkin
A scene plays out on the set of Cascadia

Victoria Film Festival: Variety offers viewers spice

Black Press writers give their impressions of some of this year’s crop…

  • Feb 2, 2011
A scene plays out on the set of Cascadia
Oliver Swain brings his multi-faceted show to St. Andrews Presbyterian Church this week.

The Swain is playin’

Multitalented Oliver Swain unveils his new CD, In a Big Machine, in…

  • Feb 1, 2011
Oliver Swain brings his multi-faceted show to St. Andrews Presbyterian Church this week.

Arts Events in Brief Feb. 2

Break out the tuxedos and gownsThe Canadian College of Performing Arts gives…

  • Jan 31, 2011

Pianist overcomes challenges to win competition

His talent flows through his fingers. He literally rocks to the rhythm…

  • Jan 30, 2011
Victoria Film Festival director Kathy Kay shows off a 2011 VFF poster at the festival office.

Movie buffs, it’s time to break out the popcorn

Victoria Film Festival plays Feb. 4 to 13In advance of the Victoria…

Victoria Film Festival director Kathy Kay shows off a 2011 VFF poster at the festival office.

Arts Events in Brief Jan. 26

Naughty Bits Showing againMembers of the Island Illustrators Society show some of…

  • Jan 27, 2011

Arts Events in Brief Jan. 28

UVic theatre hosting open houseThe University of Victoria is opening its doors…

  • Jan 27, 2011