Entertainment

Jenny Allen

Acoustic duo airing out their laundry

Folk musicians Jenny Allen and Leslie Alexander continue their promotional tour for…

Jenny Allen
Co-producers Sara Robb

Light On Our Feet 3: from ballet to burlesque

Benefit cabaret highlights dance and movementBringing together a host of completely different…

Co-producers Sara Robb

Storytelling spring continues Friday

Word of mouth will always live. The art of story time is…

  • Apr 14, 2011

District 61 choir giving joint performance

Youth Choir 61, the Greater Victoria School District’s official choir, joins Cobourg,…

False Dilemma cabaret at Intrepid

A girl has been wandering the universe for a very long time,…

Wes Borg is up to defend his title in the monthly Showdown talent competition at the Victoria Event Centre this Sunday night.

Back to the Showdown

Seven entertainers, seven minutes each.They'll each be out to win the audience's…

Wes Borg is up to defend his title in the monthly Showdown talent competition at the Victoria Event Centre this Sunday night.
Local drum teacher Murray Creed clowning around with his young son’s drum kit

Drum Fest 2 set to wow and inspire developing musicians

Organizer likes lineup for second annual eventMurray Creed is one of those…

  • Apr 13, 2011
Local drum teacher Murray Creed clowning around with his young son’s drum kit
University of Victoria jazz studies instructor Patrick Boyle and his trio perform in Sunday’s Jazz Vespers service in Colwood.

Jazz trumpeter brings unique style to Vespers

Victoria’s hippest church hosts jazz trumpeter Patrick Boyle for an inviting evening…

University of Victoria jazz studies instructor Patrick Boyle and his trio perform in Sunday’s Jazz Vespers service in Colwood.

Celebrating the arts in the city

Arts and Culture Week in Victoria is in full swing, celebrating a…

Spring Belly Fling on tap Friday

The annual spring concert staged by Asmira’s School of Oreintal Bellydance comes…

Royal B.C. Museum photo curator Dan Savard shows off his compilation book

First-time author up for B.C. Book Prize

Long-time Royal B.C. Museum photo curator compiles First Peoples collectionWhen he heard…

Royal B.C. Museum photo curator Dan Savard shows off his compilation book

Student artists strut their stuff

Vancouver Island School of Art hosts an open house this Sunday (April…

Tom Frey

Piano men stretch it out

Belfry production features script that has stood test of timeIt’s the story…

  • Apr 8, 2011
Tom Frey

Lawyers showcasing their Hair on stage

Get out your hair picks and gel because Hair is coming to…

Folkies, fiddlers and students playing concert for Japan at Conservatory

Fiddler extraordinaire Celiidh Briscoe headlines a Saturday afternoon Japan benefit concert (April…

Local talent lighting up stage at Hermann’s

Hermann’s Jazz Club welcomes two distinct island sounds this weekend.Friday (April 8)…

Hot ticket: Victoria Symphony and Last Night of the Proms

The Victoria Symphony Orchestra SO and conductor Brian Jackson exuberantly celebrate British…

Chantal O’Brien

Givin’ the little ol’ ukulele some love

Players and lovers of this sweet-sounding instrument coming together for jams, concerts,…

Chantal O’Brien
This photo of former Saanich residents the Dishrags

Punk beginnings caught on film

Black Press photo supervisor Don Denton was working in Vancouver at the…

  • Apr 6, 2011
This photo of former Saanich residents the Dishrags

Writers’ Society opens annual contest

The Victoria Writers’ Society is offering prizes up to $100 for impressive…