Arts and Entertainment

Movie filmed in Okanagan suspended following positive COVID-19 test

Health authorities say there is no risk for locals

 

100 films in 80 years says Cawston filmmaker

Joey Munroe is producing Walk With Me, which is being filmed in Cawston

 

COVID-19 fails to close curtain on Okanagan arts bursaries

Coldstream and Vernon students benefit from Performing Arts Centre support

 

Neon Dreams and Chantal Kreviazuk test waters of multi-province concert tours

Contact tracing will be in effect, according to websites for several of the venues, and masks will be mandatory

Sicamous Fungi Fest will go forward with COVID-19 precautions

It will be a smaller event with fewer expert mycologists but it is continuing

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 North Okangan 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 Okanagan 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 Okanagan theatre

COVID-19 impacts Performing Arts Centre regularly scheduled programming

Caravan postpones summer show as Okanagan 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 North Okanagan streets

Downtown Vernon instrument back on the 30th Avenue block

QUIZ: Meet the Simpsons

How much do you know about this iconic television family?

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