Entertainment

VIDEO: Circus brings the excitement of the big top to Duncan

Traditional acts and some new twists thrill Valley audience

When Cosme McMoon met Florence Foster Jenkins (at the Chemainus Theatre)

Cosme is a struggling artist, when he finds Florence he’s playing background music in a restaurant.

VIDEO: New Met season at Cowichan Theatre features a great mix of new and old

We’ve got bodice rippers, hilarious comedies, and enough fire and brimstone to please any opera lover

Lexi Bainas column: A columnful of Oktoberfest, musicals, books, galleries, and more. Down the hatch!

It’s an exciting autumn and events are ‘falling’ on us from every angle this week.

VIDEO: Young performers featured at Duncan Showroom

Over the next couple of weeks, there’s lots of chance to hear young talent

‘Little Feet’ book documents B.C. woman’s horrific 2001 accident

Heather Williams has documented the two profound stages before and after the accident

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Eagle Eyes plays Cowichan Theatre
Circo Osorio wows Cowichan Valley families
The Porter Brothers band plays in Duncan
Labour Day Laketown Shakedown rocks into September

‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Mrs. Maisel’ triumph at Emmys

In a ceremony that started out congratulating TV academy voters for the most historically diverse field of nominees yet, the early awards all went solely to whites.

Chemainus Theatre’s ‘Glorious!’ is, well, glorious

The tiny three-person cast of Glorious! deserve a huge standing ovation

Lion Bear Fox return to Duncan to share their inspiration to help the world “Shine”

Christopher Arruda (Lion), Cory Woodward (Bear) and Ryan McMahon (Fox), playing together since 2012

  • Sep 17th, 2018

VIDEO: Ken Lavigne will be ‘Playing Favourites’ on Sept. 27 and 30

You’ll hear everything from Elton John to Hank Williams tunes in these two great shows

  • Sep 16th, 2018

VIDEO: Join Eagle Eyes for a night of Eagles music at the Cowichan Theatre

From their start at Lake Cowichan, word spread; now this group is the talk of the Pacific Northwest

Lexi Bainas column: Art, fundraising and jazz on tap this week

It’s almost time for the Cowichan Valley Performing Arts Foundation’s first Annual Gala.

Leonard Cohen Tribute coming to Mercury in Duncan

Sweet Island Soul features vocals and guitar by Ron Ingram

New TV series films in downtown Duncan

Show is the latest from the creators of Air Bud

VIDEO: B.C. Mounties finish Amazing Race Canada in second place

Brother and sister work in Williams Lake and Langley RCMP detachments

VIDEO: Hear your favourite old-time country tunes at The Louisiana Hayride in Duncan

On Sept. 15, this show presents great songs by a galaxy of country music legends

VIDEO: Young B.C. musician sings with the Foo Fighters

Stranger Than Fiction’s Madi Duncan from Port Alberni was invited up on stage at the Vancouver show

Could #MeToo lead to equal pay for actresses?

Salma Hyeck says these once-taboo topics are the talk of the town, leading to change both on- and off-screen

Comox Valley Ribfest goes this weekend

Rib lovers won’t want to miss this three-day “feast-ival”

  • Sep 10th, 2018

Ken Lavigne sings your favourites (and his) on Islands concert tour

Popular tenor performing seven concerts at six venues over six days