The Lonely

  Rock.It Boy Entertainment proudly presents THE LONELY – A TRIBUTE TO ROY ORBISON on Friday, October 2 at the Kelowna Community Theatre, 1375 Water Street, Kelowna.  Tickets are only $34.50 (Plus Facility Fee & Service Charges) at the Prospera Place Box Office, 1223 Water Street.  Charge by phone at 250-762-5050 or online at […]

Nathan Hare

When not in high school or playing Sonic Adventure, Nathan likes to write. His live show is becoming increasingly more popular as he mixes his spoken word poetry with quirky humor. This year he performed L(Y)earning, a show where he “taught” the audience about certain topics, combining his love of poetry and Microsoft PowerPoint. Now […]

Kristin Burns

Kristin just finished her first year of the MFA creative writing program at UBCO and she is the summer student coordinator for the Platypus House MFA studios. Kristin has duel custody of her cat, Tsuki, and enjoys snuggling up on the couch with a romantic movie and gouda. She grew up in the Okanagan and […]

Drew Pihlainen

Drew is passionate about good food and drink. When he’s not busy enjoying food, he’s hunting it down in farmer’s markets and shops across Kelowna and the Okanagan. He writes about food and wine on Oook and on his personal blog, He also grows his own vegetables, enjoys a good road trip, and obsesses over […]

Kevin McPherson

  Kevin McPherson kevin can be seen some Wednesday nights at O’Flanningan’s Pub in Kelowna performing stund op, and some months he teaches pooetry at Okanagan College in Vernon, yet each morning he somehow wakes up in Armstrong.   Kevin and his BFF Jake Kennedy are G’morning, Poetry: A Late-Night Humour Talk Show Live!; which brings […]

Shauna Oddleifson

  Shauna Oddleifson graduated from UBC Okanagan (previously OUC) in 1998 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, graduating with distinction. Since graduating, Shauna has been involved with the arts community in Kelowna working in galleries as well as volunteering with various organizations and special events. Shauna has a studio practice, both art and craft-based, and […]

Nico Boesten

Nico is a husband, father, producer, singer-guy, drummer, supporter of indie artists, soccer lover, and least importantly a novice land kiteboarder. All of which he loves and is working on becoming awesomer at. During most days you can find him staring at some sort of an electronic device helping to build connections, tools, and and […]

Sarah Fahey

Originally from Ontario, Sarah Fahey has lived in the Okanagan/Similkameen area for over 10 years. A student of life, she has explored art making with many materials from puppets to alternative building techniques and from clay to metal to paint. Recently Sarah completed a diploma in Writing & Publishing at Okanagan College in Vernon. Returning […]

Hanss Lujan

Hanss Lujan is a young photographer living in Kelowna. Currently completing a Fine Arts Degree at UBCO. Hanss finds little time to sleep, but devotes his all his energy towards the arts and contributing to the artistic community. Hanss works primarily with portraiture and has photographed various events in the Okanagan. He looks forward to […]

Brit Bachmann

Brit Bachmann is an artist/curator, currently in her fourth-year of Fine Art at UBCO. In 2010, she moved to Paris for an exchange at L’École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts, where she developed an obsession with “social archiving” and documentation. This obsession fuels both her drawing practice and her curatorial ambitions. In addition to curating […]