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BC Entertainment Hall of Fame StarWalk inductees are recognized with a featured star on the Walk of Fame on Granville Street in downtown Vancouver. Photo: BC Entertainment Hall of Fame/Facebook.

BC Entertainment Hall of Fame adds nine inductees in 2018

In a media release, the BC Entertainment Hall of Fame (BCEHF) has announced nine new inductees for 2018. Joining over 275 previous recipients, recognized for...
Members of newly formed Granville Island Theatre District (LtoR): Carole Higgins, artistic director, Carousel Theatre for Young People, Sherry Yoon, artistic director, Boca Del Lupo, Jay Dodge, artistic producer, Boca Del Lupo and Jessica Gutteridge, managing director, Carousel Theatre for Young People. Photo by Jenny McDonald.

Granville Island Theatre District will establish new cultural hub for theatre and performance

Known largely for its food offerings and as a mecca for tourists, the newly created Granville Island Theatre District is looking to add to...
Camera Obscura (hungry ghosts) is one of the performing arts presentations at this year's festival. Photo by SD Holman.

Queer Arts Festival marks tenth year with DECADEnce

Last month, the City of Vancouver officially proclaimed 2018 to be the Year of the Queer, as fifteen LGBTQ communities celebrate significant anniversaries this...
“I've been chasing my dream for a while now, so to see a bit of success has been everything to me. That's been all my motivation." - Vancouver-based actor, Curtis Lum.

From the silver screen to the small screen: Curtis Lum continues to chase his...

Curtis Lum, is a busy guy. Among other projects, the Vancouver-based actor is not only appearing on the big screen in Mina Shum’s dramedy,...
Members of the cast of the web series, Twentyfishish.

Twentyfiveish makes Canadian premiere at this year’s Vancouver Web Fest

The fifth annual Vancouver Web Festival, a three-day celebration of entertainment and programming created exclusively for the online consumption, gets underway next week. Along with...
Cirque du Soleil's Crystal combines skating with aerial wonder. Photo by Matt Beard.

Cirque du Soleil’s Crystal is a gem

Cirque du Soleil's latest touring masterwork is a lyrical wonderland of awe-inspiring athleticism. Forget the Ice Capades, Crystal is a new standard in ice...
After 14 years, Norman Armour moves onto work with the Australian Council for the Arts.

Norman Armour to step down as artistic and executive director of Vancouver’s PuSh Festival

In a media release, the PuSh International Performing Arts Festival announced co-founder, and longtime artistic and executive director, Norman Armour, is stepping down in April. "I am...
Comedian and host of The Daily Show, Trevor Noah, is one of three headliners playing the QE Theatre at this year's JFL NorthWest.

JFL NorthWest takes the laughs to the streets of Vancouver

Okay, it won’t be technically in the streets, but close enough. JFL NorthWest announced it will host a free block party at the Queen Elizabeth...
Research proves Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher are a match made in comedy heaven.

The couple who laughs together, stays together

It really is true, the couple who laughs together, does indeed stay together. And we now have the research to prove it. But more than...

A new generation of jugglers: live with the company of The New Conformity

Vancouver's Cause & Effect Circus takes the contemporary circus to a new level with The New Conformity. Combining juggling, martial arts, and physical theatre with storytelling, The New...

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