Arts and Entertainment

B.C. community service provider hosts friendly art competition for youth

Theme for Pacific Community Resources contest is ‘finding the silver lining in difficult times’

 

VIDEO: Chilliwack artist launches free online festival to connect people worldwide to the arts

The Virtualian Festival was launched last weekend by Brunella Battista and runs every Saturday

 

Province announces $3M in funding for arts groups hit by COVID-19 crisis

BC Arts Council to administer support for both organizations and individual artists

 

Crafty kids wanted for United Way card-making contest in the Fraser Valley

United Way is inviting kids in elementary and middle school to enter its “Hi Neighbour” contest

Self-isolating? National Film Board of Canada has over 4,000 free films online

A wide range of documentaries, animated films and short films are all on NFB.ca

Puzzling and perplexing, Shawn Farquhar’s Cabaret of Wonders returns to Chilliwack

Rob Teszca, Billy Hsueh and Gabriella Lester will be joining Shawn Farquhar at Cultural Centre

  • Mar 7, 2020

‘Laff’ on International Women’s Day with a lineup of female comedians in Chilliwack

All-female comedy show I Am Woman! Hear Me Laff! returns to the Chilliwack Cultural Centre

  • Feb 26, 2020

Keeping kids busy with spring break camps and events in Chilliwack

Here’s a handy list of events and classes for kids being offered in Chilliwack March 16 to 27

Cabaret of Wonders returns to Chilliwack with both new and familiar magicians

New material, new performers at Shawn Farquhar’s Cabaret of Wonders XVIII at Cultural Centre

  • Feb 15, 2020

Making music with WE3

Getting people up on the dance floor

  • Feb 12, 2020

Chilliwack teachers present two different views in Vantage Points

Art teachers Sandra Wiens and Pierre Tremblay are coming together for their second show in six years

Comedy cancelled in Surrey for use of ‘blackface’ caught in misunderstanding

Touring production ‘Im Hussein: Double Trouble’ rescheduled for March date at Bell theatre

Anne of Green Gables hits the Chilliwack Cultural Centre stage in ballet form

Ballet classes, photography workshop also being offered in addition to Ballet Jörgen performance

  • Feb 1, 2020

The Comic Strippers return to Chilliwack, semi-dressed and completely unscripted

This fake-male stripper troupe will be gyrating their way through the Cultural Centre once again

  • Feb 1, 2020

Chilliwack actor takes stage with Vagabond Players theatre production

Jennifer Kennedy plays the high-spirited Sister Augusta in ‘Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act’

  • Feb 1, 2020

John Lennon’s psychedelic Rolls-Royce on display at Royal BC Museum

The classic car has been a favourite for Beatles fans from Victoria and internationally

Free wellness event offers group meditation, reiki, healing at Tractorgrease in Chilliwack

It takes place this weekend featuring music, kombucha, traditional First Nations medicine and more

Three concerts in two weeks at Bozzini’s Upstairs Lounge in Chilliwack

Jon Brooks and Lynne Hanson are up first, followed by WiL and then Dan Bern for February concerts

  • Jan 22, 2020

Peking Acrobats bring extraordinary exhibition of agility, athleticism and grace to Chilliwack

They will perform in beautiful costumes with dazzling special effects and live musicians

  • Jan 20, 2020

Fondue is back

Slow food with a heart

  • Dec 20, 2019