Entertainment

Beatles tribute band to play in Parksville

Argentinian group back for third tour of Canada

  • Jun 13, 2019

From NYC to Qualicum Beach: Illana Hester is the new face of TOSH

One month into her role, NYC art world veteran is here to stay

B.C.’s defiant Maxim Cover Girl semi-finalist keeps her clothes on

Brandi Hansen wants Canadians to recognize talents, not just looks, as sexy

Samoa bans Elton John movie ‘Rocketman’ due to homosexuality

A Russian distributor also censored scenes from ‘Rocketman’ that featured gay sex and drug use

Two Vancouver Island artists showcase a range of styles at MAC’s June gallery

Lynne Patrick and Regina Seib’s work will be displayed until June 30

Tony highlights: A historic win and a strong night for women

Broadway favourites Santino Fontana and Stephanie J. Block took the top musical acting prizes

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Carver fashions cutlery out of Scotch Broom
Actress Felicity Huffman arrives at Boston court
Raccoon scales tall building
Wedding a chance to focus on something 'positive': Island Royal watcher

Calls for a new kind of popcorn movie: ‘We need Indigenous people in space’

Research has shown that media representation has a pivotal impact on public perception

VIDEO: Parksville carver turns invasive species into cutlery and more

‘Island Ivory’ is Francois Lavigne’s cheeky name for artistic work made from Scotch broom

‘It’s empowering’: Watercolour students prepare work for upcoming gallery

‘Waterways 2019 - Adventures in Watercolour’ showing at Raintree Studios on June 9

  • Jun 6, 2019

Vancouver Island eagle sculptor’s latest creation details an epic battle

Eagles battling in flight took 2,500 hours to complete

  • Jun 7, 2019

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

WATCH THE VIDEO: Sonny and Cher reunite on Vancouver stage

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

KSS Jazz Band students return from Ottawa with glowing reviews

Three of four competing groups win gold, two students awarded scholarships

  • Jun 4, 2019

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’

Qualicum Beach School of Dance speech arts students win big at provincial competition

Jessica Kelly and Isaiah McAleese claim first-place honours

  • Jun 3, 2019

Errington Hall hosts Roaring ’20s-themed pole dancing showcase

Circus Freaks hosts third annual pole fitness showcase

  • May 30, 2019

Qualicum Beach painter inspired by colour

Valerie Giles’s artwork on display at Qualicum Art Supply & Gallery

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

‘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

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