Entertainment

Nearly $10 million announced for B.C. arts groups

BC Arts Council to distribute 394 grants across more than 50 communities

Painting the Okanagan landscape

Vernon artist splashes beauty of region across canvas

  • Sep 5, 2019
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2019 Salmon Arm Fall Fair
Sicamous sells Old Town Road signs
Le Cirque De La Nuit in Kelowna
Seth Rogen teams up with Canopy Growth to launch cannabis brand Houseplant

Films fund Okanagan student’s education

Okangan Screen Arts presents $2,000 bursaries

The Public: thought-provoking, meaningful yet funny film on homelessness

Emilio Estevez wrote, produced and stars in the film set in Cincinnati and its public library

  • Sep 5, 2019

Styx lead singer Gowan surprises South Okanagan record store employees

Rocker Gowan dropped in to a Penticton record store for a little shopping

Margaret Atwood, Andre Alexis earn spots on Giller Prize long list

Atwood’s ‘The Testaments,’ much-hyped sequel to ‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ also shortlisted for Booker Prize

Netflix and streaming means Canadian feature films struggle to find audiences: TIFF

Netflix is a source of controversy on the international festival circuit

Tim & The Glory Boys to raise Shuswap spirits with Buffalo Roadshow

High-energy hoedown to gallop into Salmar Classic on Sept. 12

  • Sep 3, 2019

Hollywood’s summer ends 2% down despite Disney dominance

The Labor Day weekend is traditionally a quiet one for movie theatres

Work of Salmon Arm composer to lead symphony performance

Kamloops Symphony Orchestra to perform piece by Jean Ethridge Sept. 27 at the Nexus.

  • Sep 1, 2019

Valerie Harper, TV’s Rhoda, has died at 80

Breakout role was Rhoda Morgenstern on The Mary Tyler Moore Show

Okanagan contest winner given the key to the SOEC

The annual contest gives one lucky winner two tickets to every Penticton SOEC show for a year

South Okanagan jazz and music festival swings into 23rd year

The live music festival in Penticton has expanded with an additional venue this year

  • Aug 30, 2019

Shambhala organizers move festival date due to wildfire risk in Kootenays

The decision was made following talks with the provincial and regional governments

Seller’s Market returns to film in Okanagan

Seller’s Market pairs up with Haven Mattress for the next season

Missy Elliott honoured at MTV VMAs; Swift wins top prize

Other performers Monday included former Fifth Harmony member Normani

Music sets the stage for Salmon Arm Fair

Elvis returns to main stage with local talent and Shuswap Idol hopefuls

  • Aug 27, 2019

Sample tastes of the Shuswap at annual Harvest Festival

Restaurants, wineries and more participate in RJ Haney Heritage Village and Museum event

  • Aug 27, 2019