Lester Centre of the Arts

The award winners from the 2018 Northwest Regional Heritage Fair stand with their award certificates at the Lestre Centre on April 28. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)

Young historians connect personal history to Canadian heritage

Elementary and middle school students showcase their history in the Northwest Regional Heritage Fair

The award winners from the 2018 Northwest Regional Heritage Fair stand with their award certificates at the Lestre Centre on April 28. (Matthew Allen / The Northern View)
Roy & Rosemary, the piano and violin duo, perform at the Lester Centre on Jan. 21 featuring Cody Karey. (Submitted)

Roy & Rosemary bring the sounds of Hollywood to Prince Rupert

The piano and violin duo perform at the Lester Centre with Cody Karey

Roy & Rosemary, the piano and violin duo, perform at the Lester Centre on Jan. 21 featuring Cody Karey. (Submitted)
Ring System Studio and Lester Centre of the Arts held the annual Jingle Bell Rock concert on Dec 16. Over 50 students participated and donations at the door amounted to $3,030 for the Salvation Army Christmas Appeal. In the photo, Crystal Lorette, of the Lester Centre, Ian Lihou, of Ring System Studio, Lt. Sabrina Silvery of the Salvation Army, as well as students that played in the concert Alley McCullough, Zach Miller and Ellie Dickens. (Submitted photo)

Jingle Rock raises $3,000 for Christmas Appeal

The annual student music concert in Prince Rupert raised money for the Salvation Army

Ring System Studio and Lester Centre of the Arts held the annual Jingle Bell Rock concert on Dec 16. Over 50 students participated and donations at the door amounted to $3,030 for the Salvation Army Christmas Appeal. In the photo, Crystal Lorette, of the Lester Centre, Ian Lihou, of Ring System Studio, Lt. Sabrina Silvery of the Salvation Army, as well as students that played in the concert Alley McCullough, Zach Miller and Ellie Dickens. (Submitted photo)
Ian Lihou leads a rehearsal for the 2017 Jingle Rock. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Students bring electric Christmas carols to the Lester Centre

The 2017 Jingle Bell Rock concert inspires the spirit of Christmas — and giving

Ian Lihou leads a rehearsal for the 2017 Jingle Rock. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)
Keith Lambourne in his first standup routine at the Lester Centre of the Arts on Saturday, Nov. 18. (Michael Gurney photo)

English nonsense and comedy

Prince Rupert resident Keith Lambourne pulls off his first standup routine at the Lester Centre

  • Nov 23, 2017
Keith Lambourne in his first standup routine at the Lester Centre of the Arts on Saturday, Nov. 18. (Michael Gurney photo)
Huu Bac Quintet is coming to Prince Rupert’s Lester Centre of the Arts. (Contributed photo)

Huu Bac Quintet, a balance of jazz and Asian influences

The quintet will perform a suite of original compositions at the Lester Centre on Nov. 23

Huu Bac Quintet is coming to Prince Rupert’s Lester Centre of the Arts. (Contributed photo)
Keith Lambourne, pictured performing in, “Les Miserables.”, will be making his comedic debut at the Lester Centre on Nov. 18, performing, “A night of English Nonsense.” (Submitted photo)

A night of nonsense coming to Prince Rupert

Keith Lambourne will make his comedic debut on Nov. 18 at the Lester Centre

Keith Lambourne, pictured performing in, “Les Miserables.”, will be making his comedic debut at the Lester Centre on Nov. 18, performing, “A night of English Nonsense.” (Submitted photo)
Hans Seidemann won the War of the Wits in the summer at Udderfest, and he’s back on Friday, Oct. 6 to defend his title. (File photo)

Spamalot, War of Wits and a fiddler musical

From improv to comedy debate, auditions and a fiddler musical all happening in Rupert in October

Hans Seidemann won the War of the Wits in the summer at Udderfest, and he’s back on Friday, Oct. 6 to defend his title. (File photo)