Crook’s Corner

A slice of this week’s arts and entertainment happenings in the North Okanagan at a glance

Moxie Ladies tap into fitness and fun

Seniors keep minds sharp and bodies active through dance

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Enderby gallery showcases local talent

It’s about showcasing local talent and a lot of it

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Lake Country Winter Blues Fest features Vernon musician
Lake Country Winter Blues Fest
VSS students rehearse for upcoming productions

Choral performance lets music lead the way

Counterpoint Choir presents two concerts at Vernon’s Knox Presbyterian Church, Jan. 19 and 20

  • Jan 8th, 2018

UBCO hosts portfolio workshop

Portfolio days at UBCO help prospective students cultivate a submittable body of work

Vernon author shares her story in literary memoir

A launch party for Natalie Appleton’s memoir is being held at the Elks Hall in Vernon Jan. 13

#TimesUp: Stars don all black on the Golden Globes red carpet

Hollywood came out in full force for the Golden Globes

Musician pays homage to Canadian winter through parody

What do Canadians do when it’s cold outside? They write songs about it.

  • Jan 5th, 2018

Reel Reviews: New Year, new options

Dissecting Downsizing and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

  • Jan 7th, 2018

Lake Country artist draws inspiration from renowned author

A Studio of One’s Own, the exhibition by Wanda Lock, runs at Headbones Gallery Jan. 11 to Feb. 25

U2 goes back to basics

The 14th album from U2, Songs of Experience, is less poetic than its title suggests

  • Jan 7th, 2018

Gallery rings in the new year with exhibition

Melany Nugent and Trent Noble’s exhibition runs at the Lake Country Art Gallery Jan. 13 to Feb. 25

McCann sings for mental health

Former Great Big Sea singer to appear in Vernon March 4

  • Jan 4th, 2018

Reconciliation hits stage, screens with touring production

Global audience invited to interact with Vancouver cast in final production this March

Outdoor theatre sees record attendance

Caravan Farm Theatre set new records with The Gift of the Magi, which ran throughout December

Street Sounds: Interesting sounds of the year

A look at enjoyable sounds from the 2017 music scene

  • Jan 1st, 2018

Reel Reviews: The year in reviews

Brian Taylor and Peter Howe recount their highlights and lowlights from 2017 cinema

  • Jan 1st, 2018

Vernon gallery gears up for new year, new artist

Linda Edwards is Nadine’s Fine Art and Frames artist of the month for January

Swinging into the New Year with the Vernon Jazz Society

Ring in the New Year with the Okanagan’s premiere party blues band

  • Dec 27th, 2017