Entertainment

‘Game of Thrones’ premiere sets a viewership record for HBO

Season premiere most-watched one-day event in the history of the cable network that began in 1978

B.C.’s ‘Captain Maniac’ has seen close to 1,000 concerts since 1964, starting with The Beatles

Longtime drummer Colin Hartridge still gets his kicks hosting an internet radio show

Intrigue and romance in POV’s newest opera

Pacific Opera Victoria throws a party with Countess Maritza, featuring Kálmán’s beautiful music

  • Apr 16, 2019
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Victoria Symphony season finale
Belfry Theatre season launch 2019-20
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building

Crooner classics past and present in spotlight, courtesy of Ken Lavigne

Island tenor prepares for upcoming concert tour of Let Me Be Frank!

Favreau gives ‘Star Wars’ fans 1st look at ‘The Mandalorian’

Series will debut on the Disney-Plus streaming service on November 12

Greater Victoria’s school of magic is back

The Alectoria School of Magic will run for the second year at Shawnigan Lake School

LANGHAM COURT: Four singing heads better than three, when it comes to comedy

Ronald Harwood’s British comedy, Quartet next up at neighbourhood theatre in Rockland

  • Apr 14, 2019

Morrissey’s first Canadian tour dates in a decade postponed due to accident

Former lead singer of The Smiths was to perform at Vancouver’s Orpheum Theatre on Sunday and Monday

Victoria museum’s Maya exhibition stars rare artifacts never seen outside of Guatemala

Exhibit highlighting Maya civilization past and present opens May 17 at the Royal BC Museum

  • Apr 14, 2019

Raffi ready to give howling good performance at the Royal

Children’s folk singer promoting new album, will also perform old favourites

  • Apr 13, 2019

PACE Musical Theatre to put on a variety of broadway hits all in one show

Over 300 performers – from Kindergarten to Grade 12 – will be putting on the musical

National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day

A simple classic and great excuse to have a not-so-healthy Friday treat

Disney will launch streaming service late this year

The service, called Disney Plus, has no pricing yet

Johnny Depp sues ex-wife for $50 million in defamation suit

Depp filed the lawsuit over a Washington Post op-ed she wrote about domestic violence

Sidney LitFest brings big readings to Saanich Peninsula

Festival runs April 11 to 14 at SHOAL and Mary Winspear centres

Full lineup in place for 2019 JazzFest; ticket sales launch Friday

Excitement builds for this year’s 36th annual TD Victoria International Jazz Festival

Mariah Carey to receive Icon Award at Billboard Music Awards

Kelly Clarkson will host the Billboard Awards, and Panic at the Disco, Sam Smith and Normani will perform

Madison Violet hits the stage in Oak Bay

Award-winning duo to perform at Oak Bay Recreation Centre

Olympic champions Virtue and Moir announce rock-themed ice show

Cross-Canada figure skating show Rock the Rink starts at Abbotsford Centre on Oct. 5