Entertainment

New Island Mountain Arts Gallery exhibition featuring Quesnel artist opens Aug. 30

James Savage will give an Artist Talk Friday, Aug. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Wells

Shambhala organizers move festival date due to wildfire risk in Kootenays

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

Missy Elliott honoured at MTV VMAs; Swift wins top prize

Other performers Monday included former Fifth Harmony member Normani

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Pamela Anderson returns home to enjoy ‘peace and solitude’ of B.C.

Star says “the best is yet to come” in exclusive Q&A from her Vancouver Island hometown

New ‘Matrix’ film set with Keanu Reeves and Lana Wachowski

Fourth installment to feature Reeves as Neo and Carrie-Anne Moss as Trinity

Award-winning play about Woody Guthrie comes to Wells Aug. 23-24

Woody Sed has been described as “a powerful piece delivered by a powerhouse talent”

  • Aug 21, 2019

Celebrating Barkerville’s Chinese heritage

Barkerville Historic Town and Park hosted its annual Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Aug. 17

  • Aug 21, 2019

Disney Plus to launch in Canada in November

Analysts say latest streaming service may escalate cord cutting

‘Easy Rider’ star Peter Fonda dies at 79

Actor and writer was nominated for an Oscar for co-writing the 1969 psychedelic road trip movie

WATCH NOW: A writer in flight

An Observer reporter’s take on flipping and twisting over the Cariboo

PHOTOS: Snapshots from ArtsWells 2019

A diverse lineup of performers graced 10 different stages in Wells and Barkerville

Award-winning multi-disciplianry dark comedy Bears has been making waves across the country

The critically-acclaimed play is coming to the Sunset Theatre in Wells for one night only Aug. 15

  • Aug 13, 2019

PHOTOS: Meet some of the Quesnel SkyFest performers

Quesnel’s International Airshow featured the Snowbirds, SkyHawks, CF-18 Demo Team and many more

VIDEO: Doc on historic Haida Gwaii totem pole-raising heads to TIFF

Old Massett totem pole raising revisited in Christopher Auchter’s documentary Now Is The Time

Award-winning play Awkward Hug comes to Wells

The Sunset Theatre presents Cory Thibert’s play Aug. 9 and 10 at 8 p.m.

  • Aug 9, 2019

WATCH NOW: ArtsWells 2019 thrives despite Friday night power outage

Musicians, artists and free spirits take over the town of Wells for long weekend

VIDEO: Prince Charles might have cameo in next James Bond film

‘Bond 25,’ the final film to feature Daniel Craig, coming to theatres in April 2020

Wildfires 2017 Project features photographs of the aftermath of devastating fires

Photographer Nicole Johnston presents her first show at the Quesnel Art Gallery