2023 New Waves Festival


The New Waves Festival will feature two staged readings. Bonnie Catterson-Kent’s “Waiting,” and Mary Littlejohn’s “Poetry in Motion,” will be performed on February 7 and 8, both readings with be performed on both nights, readings will start around 6:30.

The festival also features a workshop on Cultivating Safe Spaces, and a public discussion panel, where community will share experiences on advocating for conversations around disability and mental health in creative spaces.

The Artist’s Salon will cap off the New Waves Festival, with a night of food, drink, and performances from Nanaimo area artists. Limited tickets are available to this event, which celebrates arts and artists for one night only, in the Black Rabbit Kitchen + Attic.



February, 2023

OV Theatre

Also at the 2023 New Waves Festival