PK Tessmann is the first show of Errington War Memorial Hall’s 2016/17 season. She will be performing Sept. 16

Errington concert series 2016/17 lineup announced

The first show is Sept. 16, performances through to May 26

The lineup for the 2016/17 Errington War Memorial Hall concert series has been announced.

This season, some performances will have an opening act for the headlining artist.

The first show is PK Tessmann on Sept. 16. Scott Jacobs will be opening the show. Blues guitar and rocker WiL is performing Sept. 30.

Globally-inspired roots group The Bills is playing Oct. 15. There is an all-ages Halloween dance with Locarno on Oct. 28.

Peter Katz, a Juno-nominated singer-songwriter, is at the hall on Nov. 12. On Nov. 25, there is another all-ages dance with afro-latin dance band Mazacote.

Dec. 9 is singer, songwriter and storyteller Danny Michel.

There is another all-ages dance on Jan. 14 with No Sinner playing powerhouse rocking blues. On Jan. 27 is Blue Moon Marquee, a gypsy blues band, with opening act John Hamel.

March 11 is Europe’s Mehmet Polat Trio with an afternoon workshop as well. On March 25, is an all-ages dance with Adham Shaikh, a music producer, composer, sound designer and DJ who fuses electronic sounds with global music.

On April 8, there is a gypsy cabaret with Cari Burdett. April 29 is Deck, a play,  starring Lucas Myers.

May 13 is Stephen Fearing touring his CD Between Hurricanes. Bev Finch will be opening the show. The final concert of the season is The Lion The Bear The Fox, a folk-rock group, on May 26. Parksville duo the Westerly Sisters will be opening the show.

For more information, visit www.erringtonhall.ca.

Tickets are available for the PK Tessmann show at Errington General Store, Cranky Dog Music in Parksville and Heaven on Earth in Qualicum Beach.

— NEWS Staff

Just Posted

Coombs athlete, 91, brings home five gold medals from 55+ BC Games

Buschhaus now has 217 career senior games medals

Parksville-area thieves target catalytic converters

RCMP: ‘We’re getting the same thing in terms of theft of gas’

Courtenay-Alberni Liberal candidate discusses Trudeau’s ‘brownface’ controversy

Gowans: ‘I would say it’s disappointing for sure. It was racist, as the Prime Minister admitted to’

RCMP: No timeline for update on fatal hit-and-run in Parksville

Complexity of case a factor in length of the investigation

Mount Arrowsmith Brewing takes silver at World Beer Awards

Winning IPA made with centennial, citra and amarillo hops

PHOTOS: Young protesters in B.C. and beyond demand climate change action

Many demonstaers were kids and teens who skipped school to take part

Walmart to quit selling e-cigarettes amid vaping backlash

U.S.’s largest retailer points to ‘growing’ complications in federal, state and local regulations

Former B.C. lifeguard gets house arrest for possession of child porn

Cees Vanderniet of Grand Forks will serve six months of house arrest, then two years’ probation

Crown alleges resentment of ex-wife drove Oak Bay father to kill his daughters

Patrick Weir alleged in his closing arguments that Andrew Berry is responsible for the deaths of his daughters

‘I’d do it again,’ says B.C. man who swam naked, drunk in Toronto shark tank

David Weaver, of Nelson, was drunk when he went to Ripley’s Aquarium in Toronto on Oct. 12 2018

How to react to Trudeau’s racist photos? With humility, B.C. prof says

‘We are now treating racism as a crime that you cannot recover from’

Victoria man spots online photo of his totem pole 11 years after it was stolen

Mark Trueman restored the pole himself before it was stolen off of his property in Duncan

VIDEO: Fire destroys Williams Lake strip club targeted by past arson attempts

Diamonds and Dust Entertainment Lounge destroyed by fire, as well as New World Tea and Coffee House

Trudeau seeks meeting with Singh to apologize for blackface, brownface photos

‘I will be apologizing to him personally as a racialized Canadian,’ Trudeau said Friday

Most Read