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So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodbye. Photo by Wilhelm Gunkel on Unsplash.

So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodbye

After seven years, we are moving the site to legacy mode. It will continue to remain available for the foreseeable future but is operating...
Walter Daroshin, R. Paul Dhillon, Don Alder, Candus Churchill, Lynne Partridge and Valerie (“Valley”) Hennell are the 2020-2021 inductees in the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame.

BC Entertainment Hall of Fame adds six new inductees

The BC Entertainment Hall of Fame (BCEHOF) has added six new inductees to its roster. The two new StarWalk Stars and four StarMeritus Stars from...

The Battle of Vimy Ridge remembered in Brendan McLeod’s Ridge

Taking its cue from traditional Remembrance Day ceremonies that will look decidedly different across Canada in 2020, the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts...
"Now more than ever, it is extremely critical and important to have positive spaces for people of African Descent to reimagine who they are, who they want to be and what impact they want to have within their local communities and the world." Photo: members of Afro Van Connect.

Afro Van Connect looks to create Black spaces

Afro Van Connect, the Vancouver group dedicated to empowering youth of African descent, is getting set to host the virtual Black Spaces Symposium in...
Survey says: Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Association

Survey says: British Columbia’s arts & culture sector and its workers grapple with financial...

The Greater Vancouver Professional Theatre Alliance (GVPTA) has released a summary report on its initial COVID-19 impact surveys. The report, based on responses from three versions...

This year’s Indian Summer Festival goes online for its 10th anniversary season

Vancouver's Indian Summer Festival (ISF) will celebrate its tenth anniversary a little differently this year as it moves online. Beginning on May 16, the multi-arts...
Nancy Kenny's dark comedy Everybody Dies in December was one of the shows originally scheduled for this year's rEvolver Festival. Photo by Devon Slack.

rEvolver eVolves

Upintheair Theatre's rEvolver Festival, the annual interdisciplinary arts showcase of new works by emerging and early mid-career artists, is the latest casualty of the...

City of Vancouver announces over $6M in grants to support artists & cultural workers

In a Tweet, Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart has stated Vancouver City Council has unanimously voted to award over six million dollars in grants to...
"Just because we can't all meet face-to-face, doesn't mean we can't create and share art." - Joel McCarthy, festival director for the Vancouver Quarantine Performance Project.

Vancouver Quarantine Performance Project talent contest will conclude with a virtual variety show

Vancouver artists are getting creative as productions around the city, and indeed around the world, are being cancelled. In one recent example, local filmmaker and...

The Talking Stick Festival continues its annual celebration of Indigenous artistry

Now into its 19th year, the annual Talking Stick Festival is a celebration of Indigenous artistry. With its mix of theatrical performances, music, dance,...
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