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Emily McLean and Vanessa Epp share views on a fellow students painting at the opening reception of ART33 gallery showing. The School District 33 Annual High School Art Exhbit consists of work of students from Sardis

Show puts spotlight on student artwork

ART33 is the name of the vibrant high school student art show on display now at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre.

The artwork in a variety of media was created by student artists in grades 10, 11 and 12 from all three secondary schools.

Emily McLean and Vanessa Epp share views on a fellow students painting at the opening reception of ART33 gallery showing. The School District 33 Annual High School Art Exhbit consists of work of students from Sardis
Rapper Ice Cube will be in Chilliwack on April 12.

Ice Cube brings hip hop heat to Chilliwack

Rapper Ice Cube is coming to the 'Wack April 12, at the Landing Sports Centre with special guests Swollen Members and DJ Chrome.

Rapper Ice Cube will be in Chilliwack on April 12.
Michael Florizone (left) plays the character 'Man in Chair' in the Chilliwack Players Guild production of the Drowsy Chaperone.

Drowsy Chaperone to thrill Chilliwack crowds

The Progress caught up with the composer, Lisa Lambert, to ask a few key questions about her role in adding to the magic that has become Drowsy Chaperone.

Michael Florizone (left) plays the character 'Man in Chair' in the Chilliwack Players Guild production of the Drowsy Chaperone.

Performers take to UFV stage for fundraiser

UFV performers and other artists are planning a wonderful evening of music, dance and theatre to raise funds for Japanese earthquake victims.

The Music Man is at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre on March 28.

Music Man to mesmerize Chilliwack audiences

They don't call it the greatest Broadway musical of all time for nothing.

The Music Man, mesmerizing winner of six Tony awards including best musical, will be performed at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre for one night only on Monday, March 28.

The Music Man is at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre on March 28.
Members of the Chilliwack Symphony Chorus rehearse with the orchestra at Sardis Secondary on Wednesday night.

Chilliwack Symphony presents Mozart’s Requiem

One of Mozart’s greatest works, Requiem, will be presented by Chilliwack Symphony Orchestra and Chorus on March 26.

  • Mar 20, 2011
Members of the Chilliwack Symphony Chorus rehearse with the orchestra at Sardis Secondary on Wednesday night.
Illusionist Ted Outerbridge

Goose bumps are part of the illusionist’s ride

Goose bumps are a natural reaction to being utterly astonished.They're all part…

Illusionist Ted Outerbridge

The ancient style of Byrd

A little Americana is in store for the upstairs lounge at Bozzini’s.Singer-songwriter…

Chorfest set to resonate

Here’s the deal for those who really love to sing.A rare opportunity…

Movie magic moves to the Cottonwood 4

Cinephiles have been enjoying the Spring Film Series at a brand-new venue…

Dancer Angel Jutzi

Sold Doubt wraps dance series

Are you ready for pure visceral physicality?‘SOLD DOUBT’ is a contemporary dance…

Dancer Angel Jutzi

Jazz trio coming to Grey Area Gallery

Beautiful music and art have always gone decidedly well together.Grey Area Gallery…

UFV presents The Tempest March 9 to 27 at the Chilliwack campus.

Tempest returns to UFV stage

The Tempest – the final work of genius from the world’s greatest playwright – is this year’s UFV Shakespeare production.

Combining romance, comedy and spectacle, The Tempest is truly “the stuff that dreams are made on.”

  • Mar 6, 2011
UFV presents The Tempest March 9 to 27 at the Chilliwack campus.
Pinocchio comes to the Cultural Centre on March 6 for two afternoon shows.

Story Theatre’s Pinocchio on Sunday

Follow the adventures of the wooden-headed, self-centered marionette, Pinocchio.

Two shows are set to dazzle audiences Sunday afternoon at the Cultural Centre.

Pinocchio comes to the Cultural Centre on March 6 for two afternoon shows.

CSS takes on Putnam County Spelling Bee

Six quirky young people are in a spelling bee, overseen by grown-ups who barely managed to escape childhood themselves. They learn that winning isn't everything and that losing doesn't make you a loser.

  • Mar 1, 2011
Chilliwack's These Kids Wear Crowns is set to release its first full length CD.

These Kids to drop first full-length CD

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Chilliwack's These Kids Wear Crowns is set to release its first full length CD.
Rapper Juvenile plays Echo Room on Feb. 24 on the same night that MadChild of Swollen Members performs at Industry.

It’s rap night in Chilliwack Thursday

Juvenile is at Echo Room while MadChild hits Industry on Feb. 24.

  • Feb 21, 2011
Rapper Juvenile plays Echo Room on Feb. 24 on the same night that MadChild of Swollen Members performs at Industry.

Remember disco and Molson stubbies?

UFV Theatre Department is holding auditions Tuesday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. in the theatre on the Chilliwack campus for its summer production of A Little Unfinished Family Business.
It's a new play by local playwright Rick Mawson that will run this spring.

Ballet Kelowna will be performing in Chilliwack on Feb. 25 at the Cultural Centre.

Bold and elegant work by Ballet Kelowna

Led by passionate choreographers bursting with vision, Ballet Kelowna promises to deliver an artistically rich performance Friday, February 25 at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre.

  • Feb 21, 2011
Ballet Kelowna will be performing in Chilliwack on Feb. 25 at the Cultural Centre.
Erica Sigurdson

Ready to roar (with laughter)

The Chilliwack Cultural Centre is thinking globally and acting locally by celebrating International Women’s Day with I Am Women! Hear Me Laff! on Tuesday, March 8 at 8:00pm.

  • Feb 16, 2011
Erica Sigurdson