Archive for January, 2016

Voice Department Showcase

Saturday, January 30th, 2016
Aural Explosion by Gavin Golden

Aural Explosion by Gavin Golden

Date: January 31st @ 8:00pm
Location: Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, Uvic at 3800 Finnerty
Website: http://finearts.uvic.ca/music/events/

Students will be featured from the studios of Benjamin Butterfield, Susan Young, and Anne Grimm. Come out and listen to a wide range of vocal talent.

For more information visit the website.

Modern Bride Show

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Isabelle & Paul, Fiona gown & Carolyn veil, Lea-Ann Belter, image by Alex MacAulay Photography

Isabelle & Paul, Fiona gown & Carolyn veil, Lea-Ann Belter, image by Alex MacAulay Photography

Date: January 30th @ 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Crystal Gardens at 713 Douglas
Website: http://www.modernbrideshow.com/#modern-bride-home

Meet and talk personally with wedding professionals. Bring your entire wedding party to ensure you have the best experience while planning your big day. Sign up for swag bags and contests. First 150 brides get extra filled savings and prizes.

For more information visit the website.

Inspired Wellness Holistic Fair

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

atelpsychictaro by Atell Rohlandt

atelpsychictaro by Atell Rohlandt

Date: January 30th @ 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Leonardo DaVinci Centre at 195 Bay
Website: http://www.redgatehealingstudio.com/

Inspired action for the mind, body, heart and soul to relax, release and be. Meet professionals from your local community that provide services to enhance your daily living. Psychic readings, massage, energy healing and holistic services will be available throughout the day.

For more information visit the website.

Flute Class Recital

Tuesday, January 26th, 2016

Flute by Peri Apex

Flute by Peri Apex

Date: January 30th @ 7:00pm
Location: Farquhar Auditorium, UVic at 3800 Finnerty
Website: http://finearts.uvic.ca/music/events/

Dr. Suzanne Snizek’s students will be featured in this flute recital.

For more information visit the website.

Chinese New Year Afternoon Tea

Monday, January 25th, 2016

Jade Asian Restaurant: Dim Sum by Wally Gobetz

Jade Asian Restaurant: Dim Sum by Wally Gobetz

Date: January 30th to February 11th @ 12:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: Hotel Grand Pacific at 463 Belleville
Website: http://www.hotelgrandpacific.com/events/chinese-new-year-afternoon-tea-2016.htm

Featured in The Pacific Restaurant, this special tea service will include Chef Rick Choy’s dim sum items and limited edition Chinese teas from Silk Road.

For more information visit the website.

UVic Orchestra: Ch’io mi scordi di te?

Sunday, January 24th, 2016

Beethoven Sympony No.5 by Open Grid Scheduler

Beethoven Sympony No.5 by Open Grid Scheduler

Date: January 29th @ 8:00pm
Location: Farquhar Auditorium, UVic at 3800 Finnerty
Website: http://finearts.uvic.ca/music/events/

UVic Concerto Competition Winner Samuel McNally performs Richard Strauss’s Horn Concerto No. 1, Op. 11, and Concerto Winner and soprano Kelsey Wheately performs W.A.Mozart’s Ch’io mi scordi di te? K. 505 with pianist Emily Armour and the Uvic Orchestra and conductor Ajtony Csaba. The program will include Beethoven’s Symphony No. 6 “Pastorale.”

For more information visit the website.

A Night at the Oscars: Victoria Symphony

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

15 seconds of fame by olle svensson

15 seconds of fame by olle svensson

Date: January 29th & 30th @ 8:00pm & 30th @ 2:00pm
Location: Royal Theatre at 805 Broughton
Website: http://www.rmts.bc.ca/events/pops-4-2016-royal-theatre

Sean O’Loughlin, conductor and Hollywood insider, returns to the Victoria Symphony to showcase music from edge-of-your-seat thrillers, epic dramas, and Hollywood classics. Some of the sets featured will be from Gladiator, The Dark Knight, Titanic, Gone With the Wind, and more. Dress in your best movie star outfit and walk the red carpet.

For more information visit the website.

Felting at the Robert Bateman Centre

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Needle Felted Whale by Krissy and Dennis

Needle Felted Whale by Krissy and Dennis

Date: January 25th @ 8:00pm
Location: Robert Bateman Centre at 470 Belleville
Website: http://batemancentre.org/events/craft-night-holiday-bird-felting/

This beginner’s craft night will teach you step-by-step how to create a felt bird or whale. You can take home your own unique animal plus needle and block so you can continue to make more creations.

For more information visit the website.

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

Our Red Fox by JLS Photography - Alaska

Our Red Fox by JLS Photography - Alaska

Date: Every day until April 4th @ 10:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Royal BC Museum at 675 Belleville
Website: http://royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/wpty2015/

A favourite exhibit with a brand new selection of the most stunning images from around the world. Annually they showcase the most compelling images selected from more than 42,000 entries from 96 countries, this exhibition celebrates the beauty and magnificence from our world. Three Canadian photographers were honored this year including the overall winner Dr. Don Gutoski from London, On. The 100 images are displayed in large-scale back-lit photographs from young photographers and include some of the world’s most respected nature photographers and wildlife experts.

For more information visit the website.

Alumni Concert Series: Victoria Guitar Trio

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Guitar 1

Date: January 25th @ 8:00pm
Location: Phillip T. Young Recital Hall, Uvic at 3800 Finnerty
Website: http://finearts.uvic.ca/music/events/

One of Canada’s premier classical guitar trios featuring Adrian Berdejo (B. Mus ’07), Michael Dias (M.Mus ’08), and Bradford Werner (BA ’12) performing a program of exciting 20th and 21st Century works. The program contains works by West-Coast Canadian composers including premieres by Scott Edward Godin, John Mark Sherlock, and Jordan Nobles, plus works by Rodney Sharman (B. Mus ’80) and Benton Roark.

For more information visit the website.