Entertainment

Vancouver Island poet Eve Joseph ‘savouring’ moment after winning $65K Griffin prize

The Vancouver-raised, 66-year-old writer said she feels she still has work to do to master her craft

VIDEO: Sonny and Cher reunite on Vancouver stage

Iconic performer, 73, tells older to women to “keep kicking ass”

VIDEO: Lila Community Choir’s ‘Sing for the Trees’ concert raises funds for forest advocacy group

The sustainability of our forests is worth singing about, says Lila founder Cari Burdett

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Shawnigan Lake waves farewell to summer at Elsie Miles Pavilion
Eclectic combination of instruments takes listeners on a 'Crystal Journey'
Funky Lowdown gets 'em up dancing at Duncan City Square
Elle Wolf brings her unique style to the 40th Day of July

A diminished ‘Godzilla’ still bests ‘Rocketman,’ ‘Ma’

Dexter Fletcher’s fantastical Elton John biopic ‘Rocketman,’didn’t launch with the same bravado as Freddie Mercury biopic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

Great performances carry great story and music in Chemainus Theatre’s ‘Mamma Mia!’

Life imitates art in this fun show about a topsy-turvy love story on a Greek island

Medfords sing in Lake Cowichan and Duncan this weekend

With concerts Saturday at the Lake and Sunday in Duncan, it’s true that ‘Love Is All Around’

VIDEO: Steps Ahead Dance studio celebrates ‘Our Island’ as students finish season

It’s the 16th year of the ‘Performing at Home’ series presented at the T. Gil Bunch Centre

Lexi Bainas column: Mystery casting call, dinner in white, new song, and tense drama: wow! some week

Summer’s glow is creeping up over the horizon, and entertainment is turning to the outdoors

VIDEO: Alex Trebek says his response to cancer treatment is ‘kind of mind-boggling’

The 78-year-old TV personality tells People magazine he’s responding very well to chemotherapy

‘Summer Delights’ concert arranged at 11th hour to conclude Chemainus Classic season

After illness sidetracked the show originally planned, series organizers got on the phone

VIDEO: Hilarious ‘Beau Jest’ offers frothy entertainment at Mercury Theatre

A stellar cast, tight direction do justice to James Sherman’s play. Don’t miss it

VIDEO: Sunfest turns up summer heat with final lineup announcement

With young Port Alberni star, and Valley’s own Lindsay Elzinga joining the fun, you’ll wanna be there

Performing in ‘Mamma Mia!’ all summer is dream come true for two actresses

They’ve been friends for years, and now Roth and Burke get to play friends onstage

‘Aladdin’ soars, but ‘Booksmart’ barely passes at box office

‘Aladdin’ grossed an estimated $86.1 million to take the top spot at the North American box office

VIDEO: ‘Celtic Connections’ show in Duncan features Vancouver Orpheus Male Choir

They’ll be joined by their hosts, Concenti Women and Acafellas choirs from Cowichan

Lexi Bainas column: Dance, dance, dance your way to the nearest theatre to celebrate Valley’s young talent

With every studio winding up its year soon, look for a tasty menu of great performances

The diverse ambitions of Canadian star of Disney’s live-action ‘Aladdin’ remake

Egyptian-born Mena Massoud was unknown before snagging the lead role in the live-action Disney remake

Vancouver Island Vixens are bringing burlesque to the Duncan Showroom June 1

Get your tickets now for what is sure to be a sold-out night of burlesque-style titillation

1990s drama ‘Party of Five’ reboot involves deported parents

Original series ran from 1994 to 2000 and focused on a white family whose parents died in a car crash

Enjoy family fun as the Mercury Players present ‘Beau Jest’ in Duncan run

Jim Cleough directs James Sherman’s comedy about the results of an innocent deception