Blog Archive

Kootenay Screen-Based Industry: Momentum Masterclasses

January 11, 2021
The Momentum Masterclass series gives emerging KSBI professionals an opportunity to gain valuable, hands-on mentorship from experts in the field. Participants walk away with technical and theory-based knowledge.

Pat Henman's Civic Theatre Artist Residency Experience

November 20, 2020
Pat Henman discusses her experience participating in the Civic Theatre Artist-in-Residency program.

Artist in Residence - Pat Henman

October 28, 2020
Read more about 2020-21 Civic Theatre Artist in Residence Pat Henman

Artist in Residence - Shayna Jones

October 28, 2020
Read more about 2020-21 Civic Theatre Artist in Residence Shayna Jones.

Artist in Residence - Sarah Kapoor

October 28, 2020
Read more about 2020-21 Civic Theatre Artist in Residence Sarah Kapoor

Artist in Residence - Zaynab Mohammed

October 28, 2020
Read more about 2020-21 Civic Theatre Artist in Residence Zaynab Mohammed

Films From Home while stuck at home

October 19, 2020
A great selection of films from our home country of Canada for when we are all stuck at home!

Accomplice premieres in Nelson at the drive-in!

July 13, 2020
On Wednesday, July 8th, we were lucky enough to take part in the world premiere of Teton Gravity Research's new mountain bike film 'Accomplice.' This new adventure documentary . . .

The Civic Theatre receives $2,717,000 in ICIP funding

July 10, 2020
The Government of Canada and the Province of B.C. has announced a significant investment in the Nelson Civic Theatre Society’s future plans through the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP).

Time travelling at The Civic Theatre Drive-In (June 10 - 14)

June 8, 2020
Learn more about the nostalgic films showing at The Civic Theatre Drive-In

Kootenay Shorts Filmmakers

April 27, 2020
Learn more about the film makers participating in the Kootenay Shorts Q&A

12 Questions with Jason Mannings

April 22, 2020
Award-winning filmmaker Jason Manning answers our questions bout his latest short film entitled 'Hwuy'xwet Pune'luxutth, Opening Penelakut'.

Arthouse theatre revival during Covid-19

March 31, 2020
Arthouse theatres have transitioned to online streaming of films while theatres remain closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Black History Month: Shorts from the Afro Prairie Film Festival

February 14, 2020
The Civic Theatre is excited to screen current short films from black Canadian filmmakers featured at The Afro Prairie Film Festival in front of our 'Best of the Decade' features.