Successful show adds Parksville date

Tickets can be purchased at Shades of Green or at the door

Helix Dance company members are doing a collaborative show with musician Ryan McMahon at the Whalebone Theatre on May 17.

An intriguing collaboration of sound and motion will take place at the Whalebone Theatre in Parksville on May 17.

Movement & Muse mixes dance by Helix Dance Theatre with music by Ryan McMahon. The show debuted at the Malaspina Theatre April 13 and was so well received organizers are putting on another show in Parksville.

Helix Dance Company is a non-profit pre-professional youth dance company based in Parksville. The company’s goal is to create work that demonstrates an elevated technical and artistic calibre, taking dance to a level above competitive-based performances. Members travel from the Comox Valley, Salt Spring Island, Nanaimo and the Parksville Qualicum Beach area.

Movement & Muse is a platform for experience, exposure, and training for these young, aspiring dancers.

Ryan McMahon is an  award-winning Canadian musician who resides in Ladysmith. He has toured the country 15 times and shared stages with artists including Lisa Loeb and the group Nickelback. Most of his live performances are solo acoustic shows.

The performance at Ballenas Secondary School’s Whalebone Theatre takes place at 7:30 p.m. on May 17. Tickets are $15 or $12 for students and can be purchased at Shades of Green in Parksville or at the door.




Just Posted

Qualicum Beach makes list of top places to visit in 2018

Expedia Canada surveyed 1,000 Canadians for the list

UPDATE: Power restored to most of Parksville Qualicum Beach

Earlier windstorm resulted in nearly 4,000 customers without power Wednesday morning

SOGI rally disrupts school board meeting, but business carries on

Chilliwack school board makes statement in support of B.C.-wide gender identity teaching resource

Parksville council backs away from tree-free bylaw

Motion to postpone vote on subdivision bylaw passes unanimously

Mayor: cities need more financial flexibility

Lefebvre tells Chamber audience British North America Act of 1867 is ‘archaic’

Solitary-confinement veto a chance to address mental health: advocate

B.C. Supreme Court made the landmark ruling Wednesday

Winter storm coming to B.C. this weekend

The bets are on as to how much snow the province will actually get in the coming days

B.C. civil rights group files complaint about RCMP arrest of man who later died

Dale Culver, a 35-year-old Indigenous man was arrested in Prince George last July

Lawyer says former B.C. government aide ‘barely guilty’ in ethnic vote scandal

Brian Bonney pleaded guilty to a breach of trust charge

Quite a few tears as homemade quilts distributed to residents of Ashcroft Reserve, Boston Flats affected by last summer’s fire

Quilters in B.C. and Alberta worked through the summer and fall to create more than 100 quilts.

UPDATE: Police continue to seek missing Qualicum Beach woman

Oceanside RCMP requesting public assistance in locating Carmel Georgina Gilmour

Ballenas 3rd, KSS 4th in Totem tourney

Senior girls basketball teams each finish 2-1 in 63rd year of tournament

Did you get Hitched in Courtenay on Sunday?

The first annual wedding show saw big crowds and included two fashion shows

Most Read