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Concert in Esquimalt park is first of its kind

When rock legend Joe Walsh steps on stage Tuesday in Esquimalt, it will be the result of a unique arrangement a year in the making. Bullen Park can accommodate up to 3,000 people.

Fringe review: New dance company sparks interest at Fringe Fest

One of Victoria’s newest dance companies, Broken Rhythms, has made a promising start with its première piece.

Fringe review: She Has a Name inspired by true story

What: She Has a Name Where: Wood Hall, Victoria Conservatory of Music, 907 Pandora Ave. When: Aug. 26, 27, Sept. 2 Rating: 3 stars (out of five) Despite fundamental flaws, She Has a Name has its heart in the right place.

Eagles' wild guitarist still soars

Joe Walsh, ranked as one of the best, admits he's lucky

Fringe Review: Earth Leader quirky but not leading list of top Fringe shows

What: Earth Leader: Son of ‘Bub Where: Wood Hall, Victoria Conservatory of Music, 907 Pandora Ave. When: Aug. 26, 31, Sept.

Fringe review: Steamy escapades add up to an empowering show

What: slut (r)evolution (no one gets there overnight) Where: Victoria Event Centre (1415 Broad St.) When: Aug. 26, 29, 31; Sept. 1 Rating: 3.

Fringe review: Fringe star Cervello in well-directed show but with often complicated Middle English

What: The Wyf of Bathe Where: Wood Hall, Victoria Conservatory of Music, 907 Pandora Ave. When: Aug. 26, 28, 31, Sept. 1 Rating: 3 stars (out of five) Julian Cervello’s Canterbury Cocktails was a hit with Fringe audiences.

Sidney solves public-art conundrum

Public art is usually a problem. The committee and the public don't see eye to eye, what is chosen costs more than seems reasonable, and once you've got it, you can't get rid of it. But somehow, the people of Sidney have solved those conundrums.

Singer Travis cited in assault

Police say they're citing country star Randy Travis for simple assault after he got involved in a couple's argument. Police said Friday that a woman and her estranged husband were arguing Thursday night in a church parking lot.

Mila Kunis joins cast of Haggis drama

Mila Kunis is joining the cast of the Oscar-winning director-writer Paul Haggis's drama Third Person, with James Franco and Casey Affleck in negotiations to join.