Crook’s Corner

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

Welcome to Crook’s Corner, a weekly video highlighting a selection of arts and entertainment happenings in the Vernon area, hosted by The Morning Star arts and entertainment editor, Parker Crook.

This week’s episode features three events: the Vernon Film Society’s Fall Film Festival, the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre Society’s on stage concert series with William Prince and James and Jamesy’s O Christmas Tea.

Vernon Film Society Fall Film Festival Vernon Towne Cinema, 2910-30th Ave. Nov. 27 is Loving Vincent at 5:15 p.m. and Tulip Fever at 7:45 p.m. Nov. 28 is Rebel in the Rye at 5:15 p.m. and Nowhere to Hide at 7:45 p.m. Nov. 29 is Graduation at 5:15 p.m. and Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story at 7:45 p.m. Nov. 30 is Lucky at 5:15 p.m. and Things to Come at 7:45 p.m. Tickets are available for $7 per film or $30 for five films. Cash only. Advance tickets and passes are available at the Bean Scene Coffee House and the theatre.

On stage concert with William Prince Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre. Nov. 29 at 7:30 p.m. Winner of the Contemporary Roots Album of the Year at the 2017 Juno Awards, Prince has taken the Canadian music scene by storm. Enjoy this up-close and personal concert with the audience seated cabaret style on stage. Tickets are $30, no minors, available through the Ticket Seller, 250-549-7469, www.ticketseller.ca.

O Christmas Tea Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre. Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. Fans of Monty Python, Mr. Bean and Dr. Seuss, grab your teacups. This three-time IMPRESARIO award-winning duo of James and Jamesy present their outrageously funny and brilliant inventive Christmas comedy. Tickets are $34 adult, $30 seniors and students 18-and-under, $19 child 12-and-under, available through the Ticket Seller, 250-549-7469, www.ticketseller.ca.


@VernonNews
entertainment@vernonmorningstar.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Okanagan Eats back for another year

Okanagan Eats features vendors, chef demos, and so much more. This isn’t your average food show.

Kelowna landfill flooding

The ground is soggy at the Kelowna landfill

Open letter to Premier John Horgan

LETTER: Group called First Things First Okanagan promotes action on climate change

Lake Country to get a new winery

A development proposal was approved Tuesday by council

Kelowna social housing project revised

BC Housing tries to mitigate neighbouring concerns

What’s happening

Find out what events are taking place this weekend in your community

Salmon Arm RCMP arrest one male on child pornography charges

Search of Canoe residence leads to seizure of computers

Highway 33 to re-open Friday

Traffic expected to resume at around 7 p.m.

VIDEO: Smokers talk pot rules at annual 4-20 event

Annual pot protest-meets-festival in Vancouver attracted hundreds to vendors, concert

New funds, recruits set to alleviate B.C. sheriff shortage

The Government of British Columbia announced new sheriff graduates, funding for more classes

Farnworth says five years too long for feds to deal with organized crime in medical pot

Needs to be dealt with much sooner than that, B.C. Public Safety Minister says

Unions set for national strike against CP Rail

Locomotive engineers, conductors and signals specialists seeking new collective agreements.

B.C. woman known to hitchhike around province missing

Aislynn Hanson, 18, last seen April 13; known to travel throughout B.C. by hitchhiking

B.C. court relies on Facebook to track down missing defendant

A court in Princeton, B.C. relied on Facebook to track down a B.C. missing his court date

Most Read