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The Glorious Sons retool for a joyous return to the road

The Glorious Sons retool for a joyous return to the road

The Glorious Sons are back in Victoria with a show at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre on Thursday.
Victoria Symphony to play Jurassic Park score at screenings

Victoria Symphony to play Jurassic Park score at screenings

Movie lovers have a good reason to check out The Victoria Symphony as the Film in Concert series gets underway Thursday, with the orchestra performing the original Jurassic Park score during two screenings of the film.
Critic's picks: Seaside Django Festival, Hayden, The Importance of Being Earnest

Critic's picks: Seaside Django Festival, Hayden, The Importance of Being Earnest

Arts writer Mike Devlin picks his fave upcoming events, including Seaside Django Fest in Victoria, Friday, Nov. 10, and Sidney, Saturday, Nov. 11.
Explore: Beginner Birding at Elk/Beaver Lake park; Creative Craft Fair

Explore: Beginner Birding at Elk/Beaver Lake park; Creative Craft Fair

Weekend events: Beginner Birding Basics, a self-guided walk for all ages, Sunday at Elk/Beaver Lake; Creative Craft Fair, Friday to Sunday at Pearkes
Nelly Furtado promises 'sexy,' 'spicy' show as host of 2024 Juno Awards

Nelly Furtado promises 'sexy,' 'spicy' show as host of 2024 Juno Awards

It will be the second time the Victoria native oversees the televised bash, following her stint in 2007 Junos, when she won five awards including album of the year and artist of the year.
City of Victoria calls for musicians, organizers to join events database

City of Victoria calls for musicians, organizers to join events database

The deadline for roster submissions is Dec. 17, 2023. An online information session will be held Nov. 22, to help potential applicants learn more about the process.
Book review: Reconsidering war in By the Ghost Light

Book review: Reconsidering war in By the Ghost Light

By the Ghost Light is a perfect title for a book that does not celebrate war, but forces us to reconsider it, look at it from several points of view, and best of all, attempt to hear the echoes of those who fought.
Harry Styles spotted around Metro Vancouver with actress born here

Harry Styles spotted around Metro Vancouver with actress born here

Harry Styles appears to be in town to visit his girlfriend Taylor Russell's home town.
Vast digital trove of recordings by Canadian literature greats nears completion

Vast digital trove of recordings by Canadian literature greats nears completion

Jason Camlot was chatting with his new boss in the English department of Montreal's Concordia University in 1999 when he spotted a dusty cardboard box of 80 reel-to-reel tapes in a corner of the department head's office. He asked about it.
Dirty Dancing in Concert pairs live music with film screening

Dirty Dancing in Concert pairs live music with film screening

Here’s a rundown of what fans will encounter Monday at Dirty Dancing in Concert. While a digitally remastered cut of the box office hit is shown on a full-size cinema screen, a live band will play the music from the film as it happens.