Thursday, June 4, 2020

Friday Five

#FridayFive: Celtic Connections

The Chan Centre welcomes back one of its most popular artists, Indian tabla (drum) performer Zakir Hussain, with Celtic Connections, a unique fusion of Indian and Celtic...
Nadeem Umar Khitab appears in My Ocean as part of the 2015 Brave New Play Rites Festival. Photo by Ulla Laidlaw.

#FridayFive: Brave New Play Rites Festival

This year the Brave New Play Rites Festival, UBC's Festival of short plays written by UBC Creative Writing students, finds itself on Granville Island....

#FridayFive: Festival du Bois

With roots in the French-Canadian heritage, history, and community of Maillardville and area, Festival du Bois has grown to become British Columbia’s largest and...
The Coastal First Nations Dance Festival returns to the Museum of Anthropology

#FridayFive: Coastal First Nations Dance Festival

Dancers of Damelahamid in partnership with the University of British Columbia’s Museum of Anthropology (MOA) present its annual celebration of the Indigenous peoples of the Northwest...
#FridayFive: Handel's Theodora

#FridayFive: Handel’s Theodora

Hot off the heels of their sold out Christmas Oratorio, Early Music Vancouver returns with an ambitious Valentine's Day presentation of Handel’s Theodora at the Chan Centre. Here...
#FridayFive: Terri Lyne Carrington and Cécile McLorin Salvant

#FridayFive: Terri Lyne Carrington’s Mosaic Project and Cécile McLorin Salvant

The Chan Centre presents an evening of jazz and cross-genre musical exploration with a double bill featuring Terri Lyne Carrington’s Mosaic Project and vocalist Cécile McLorin Salvant. Here...
Celine Stubel, Andrew McNee, and Martin Happer in the Arts Club production of One Man, Two Guvnors. Photo by Emily Cooper.

#FridayFive: One Man, Two Guvnors

Promising a hilarious remedy for the mid-winter doldrums, the Arts Club Theatre Company presents Richard Bean’s One Man, Two Guvnors. Set in 1960s Brighton,...
#FridayFive: Good Noise Vancouver Gospel Choir are Making Spirits Bright

#FridayFive: Good Noise Vancouver Gospel Choir are Making Spirits Bright

Tis the season as the holiday concerts get underway.  This year the Good Noise Vancouver Gospel Choir (GNVGC) presents Making Spirits Bright: A Good...
#FridayFive: five (more) shows you should not miss on Vancouvers stages right now.

#FridayFive: five shows you shouldn’t miss

The level of excellence on Vancouver stages right now is unprecedented.  Here is a round-up of five shows we think you should not miss. 1....
The cast of Just Broadway!

#FridayFive: Just Broadway

Revue shows can be tricky, but James Bryson, Director of James Productions, believes he has a winner on his hands with this season's Just Broadway! Playing...

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