VIU's Malaspina Theatre

Please note that if VIU Nanaimo campus is closed due to severe weather, bookings in the Malaspina Theatre and Mike Taugher Studio will not be held as scheduled. Please see VIU's Severe Weather page at for procedures.

Upcoming Events Calendar
January-February 2020


Dance Extravaganza 2020

 Friday, January 17
7:00 p.m.

 Tickets at NDSS main office or at the door.
$10 adults / $8 students

Contact: Kelly Barnum,

Sara Raymond Dance Academy

 Dance Recitals

 Sunday, January 19
10:00 a.m.
1:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m.
Performance Schedule


 Contact: Sara Raymond,

Satyr Players

 One Act Festival

Tuesday-Thursday, January 21-23
7:30 p.m.

A series of original plays performed in Malaspina Theatre as well as in the Mike Taugher Studio.

Contact: Alicia,, or Ariel,

Arts and Humanities

 Colloquium Series: Katharine Rollwagen
and Cheryl Warsh

Justice through Strength and Courage! Television and North American Cold War Childhoods in the 1950s

Friday, January 24
10:00 a.m.

 Contact: Katharine Rollwagen,

Satyr Players

 VIU Student Event

Movie Night

Thursday, January 30

Contact: Alicia,, or Ariel,

Global Citizens Week

 Film Screening:

The True Cost

 Monday, February 3
1:00 p.m.

Contact: Darrell Harvey,

Music Department


 Tuesday-Thursday, February 4-6

Contact: James Mark,, or Greg Bush,

Arts and Humanities

Colloquium Series: Marni Stanley

Graphic Refugees: the Trauma of the Displaced Self

 Friday, February 7
10:00 a.m.

Contact: Katharine Rollwagen,

Vancouver Island Short Film Festival

Friday, February 7
7:00 p.m., Program A followed by Filmmakers’ Q&A, Malaspina Theatre
7:00 p.m., Program B, Music Building – Bldg. 320/Room 105

Saturday, February 8
2:00 p.m., Program B, Malaspina Theatre
7:00 p.m., Program A followed by Awards Ceremony, Malaspina Theatre

Tickets are available through the Port Theatre via phone at 250.754.8550, in person, or online

Contact: Karla Duarte, 250.802.9462,

Harbour Dance Studio

Solo/Duo Show

Saturday, February 15
2:00 p.m.

Contact: Stacey Butterworth,

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