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Kamloops Film Society buys MovieMart

Kamloops Film Society buys MovieMart

The store’s collection of movies will be transported to the Paramount Theatre, from where rentals by the public will continue. Scroll down to watch a short documentary on the city's longest-running movie rental shop.
Gruff marks the return of Project X Theatre's live park production

Gruff marks the return of Project X Theatre's live park production

The play will be performed in Prince Charles Park downtown from Aug. 3 to Aug. 21. Many early dates are sold out, but later dates have tickets available online at projectxtheatre.ca.
Creating art from the ashes in Kamloops

Creating art from the ashes in Kamloops

Artist Sandra Pasmen is using ash and charcoal from the July 1 fire between Juniper Ridge and Valleyiew to create artwork. Her creations are being bid on, with money raised going to help wildfire evacuees and the Kamloops Fire Fighters charity.
Smoke wipes out weekend drive-in flicks, but Paramount Theatre showing once again

Smoke wipes out weekend drive-in flicks, but Paramount Theatre showing once again

Due to wildfire smoke in the area, the Kamloops Film Society has cancelled its weekend showings at the Twin Rivers Drive-in. Both of the cancelled films, Beetlejuice and Toy Story 4, will be shown later in the month, instead.
Kamloops Arts Council names new executive director

Kamloops Arts Council names new executive director

The Kamloops Arts Council has named its new executive director. Tanya Nielsen has taken the reigns of the arts organization, which has a mandate to take the arts out into the community by offering no-cost programs, performances, workshops and events.
New exhibit at Kamloops Art Gallery features answers to the question: How have you been?

New exhibit at Kamloops Art Gallery features answers to the question: How have you been?

An artist whose work will soon be appearing in the Kamloops Art Gallery's The Cube gallery wants to know: How have you been? Amy Modahl invited contributors to answer that question by letter or email back in March.
Take part in a downtown Kamloops sound walk

Take part in a downtown Kamloops sound walk

The event will begin on June 23 at 6:30 p.m. at the Kamloops Art Gallery and will be guided by artist Daniela O’Fee.
New release from The Houses was a local collaborative effort

New release from The Houses was a local collaborative effort

Welcome to Kitimat is a six-track EP released by The Houses (Where We Grew Up) in collaboration with local record label Divine Bovine
Chamber Musicians of Kamloops review: Piano perfection

Chamber Musicians of Kamloops review: Piano perfection

The many uses of a piano feature in the Chamber Musicians of Kamloops’ final concert for the 2020/2021 season.
Former Kamloops resident keeps writing in spite of pandemic

Former Kamloops resident keeps writing in spite of pandemic

Christina Myers has published an anthology and a novel called The List of Last Chances, which debuted at No. 12 on the BC Bestsellers list.