Arts and Entertainment

Filmmakers relying on virtual world to build buzz at Toronto film festival

TIFF’s 45th edition runs Sept. 10-19 with a mix of digital and socially distanced physical screenings


Final call for Vernon Performing Arts bursary

Centre Society offering up to three $1,000 bursaries


Prince Harry and Meghan sign production deal with Netflix

Prince Harry and Meghan have signed a deal to produce nature series, documentaries and children’s programming


Musicians appreciate outlet amid COVID-19 at Vernon event

Virtual Riot on the Roof gives entertainers a place to play

Piano set up in Penticton downtown

Initiative an effort to bring music and creativity to the streets

Ryga Arts Festival to include live events

Arts festival in Summerland will feature live and online performances

Artists sought to fill stage time at Vernon theatre

COVID-19 impacts Performing Arts Centre regularly scheduled programming

Caravan postpones summer show as Spallumcheen theatre takes a loss

Curtain remains closed and fundraiser campaign started to help local farm theatre

Support shown from home at Vernon’s virtual Midsummer’s Eve

Unprecendented event raised more than $19,000 for art gallery

Ryga Arts Festival to include short play competition

Competition open to youth and adults in the Okanagan and Similkameen

Piano man lights up Vernon streets

Downtown instrument back on the 30th Avenue block

Show must go on: SilverStar hosts virtual concerts

Vernon’s ski resort brings the fun directly into your living room with local talents

QUIZ: Meet the Simpsons

How much do you know about this iconic television family?

Grannies a Gogo host virtual book launch

All proceeds from new title go to support South African grandmothers

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

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

Vernon Scream Queen to headline Funtastic Music Festival

Darby Mills to be joined by country star Aaron Pritchett and Canadian cover band Toque

UPDATE: Jane Goodall, and more Vernon visits, postponed due to COVID-19

A number of shows have been postponed at Performing Arts Centre and other venues

Greater Vernon area gives film industry a boost

Regional District of North Okanagan’s contributes $2K to film commission

Dance steps up performance on Vernon stage

Shay Keubler’s Epilogos a dynamic, technically and visually stunning dance theatre