Entertainment

Calling all Okanagan filmmakers: have your production screen in front of thousands

The Reel Peach Festival takes place during the Penticton Peach Festival

VIDEO: Alex Trebek says his response to cancer treatment is ‘kind of mind-boggling’

The 78-year-old TV personality tells People magazine he’s responding very well to chemotherapy

Eco-terrorist confronted by motherhood in Woman at War

Cinemaphile by Joanne Sargent

  • May 28, 2019
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S Games thrills the crowd in Sicamous
Electric Landlady reunion concert at Gleneden Community Hall
Dancers line up for BC Festival 2019
Square Dancers

Lion, Scarecrow, flying monkeys and more needed for journey down yellow brick road

Large intergenerational ensemble cast sought for November Shuswap Theatre production

  • May 27, 2019

Monty Python’s Spamalot set for Okanagan stage

Big Apple Productions raises silliness to an art form

Shuswap Theatre’s Lend Me a Tenor a winner at Ozones

By Barb Brouwer Contributor The stars aligned for Shuswap Theatre’s production of…

  • May 27, 2019

‘Aladdin’ soars, but ‘Booksmart’ barely passes at box office

‘Aladdin’ grossed an estimated $86.1 million to take the top spot at the North American box office

Kal Tire Team on a roll to conquer cancer

Riders from Vernon, Kelowna, Hope and Vancouver already raised nearly $50,000

Last call for contestants in Teen Band Contest

Winners will play on stage at Penticton Peach Festival in August

Funding available for Shuswap artists

Shuswap District Arts Council offers three awards for artists in all genres

  • May 24, 2019

The diverse ambitions of Canadian star of Disney’s live-action ‘Aladdin’ remake

Egyptian-born Mena Massoud was unknown before snagging the lead role in the live-action Disney remake

Music and comedy event benefit Okanagan woman’s cancer battle

Fundraiser for Sue Folliott Sunday, May 26 at The Kal

Snapshot: Orontes in concert

Music emanating from the nimble fretwork of Syrian musicians Orwa Al Sharaa,…

Gucci Mane’s South Okanagan concert officially postponed

Agency is looking at new tour dates between the Sept. 3 and 15 in Penticton

1990s drama ‘Party of Five’ reboot involves deported parents

Original series ran from 1994 to 2000 and focused on a white family whose parents died in a car crash

Caravan Farm Theatre holds outlaw themed fundraiser

Caravan Farm Theatre hosts its western outlaw themed fundraiser, Hands Up! June 1

Salmon Arm Secondary musical theatre students ready for their moment in the spotlight

The school’s production of Fame JR opens on May 30.

  • May 20, 2019

‘John Wick 3’ dethrones ‘Avengers: Endgame’ with $57 million

Internationally ‘John Wick 3’ earned $35.2 million from 66 territories