Sunday, June 16, 2019

Friday Five

#FridayFive: 5 shows not to miss in October

It may be getting decidedly cooler (and wetter) in Vancouver, but things are definitely heating up on local stages.  Here are five shows we think...

#FridayFive: Les Belles-soeurs

Richmond's Gateway Theatre opens its 2018-2019 season with the Ruby Slippers Theatre production of Michel Tremblay's Les Belles-soeurs. This classic of Canadian theatre is the story...
Indigenous spoken word artist Kealoha challenges audiences to enact social change. Photo by Ronen Zilberman.

#FridayFive: Kealoha

Hawaii’s first official poet laureate Kealoha comes to the Chan Centre at the University of British Columbia on October 3 as part of its Beyond...
Tales of an Urban Indian, The Book of Mormon, Testosterone, Sweeney Todd & When There Is Peace

#FridayFive: 5 shows not to miss this fall in Vancouver

One may be forgiven in thinking autumn has already arrived in Vancouver with the recent rain and cooler weather, but it is still a...
This year's Tremors features a trio of plays: Selfie, Tiny Replicas & Theory.

#FridayFive: Tremors Festival of Emerging Talent

The 2018 Tremors Festival of Emerging Talent (Aug 16-25) gets ready to open at Vancouver's Italian Cultural Centre. Here are five reasons we think you should go: 1....
#FridayFive: 5 festivals not to miss in August

#FridayFive: 5 summertime festivals not to miss in August

Summer in Vancouver is traditionally festival season and this year is no different. Here are five festivals you don't want to miss this August: 1....
#FridayFive: 2018 Vancouver Bach Festival

#FridayFive: 2018 Vancouver Bach Festival

Early Music Vancouver (EMV) returns with its third annual Vancouver Bach Festival (Jul 30-Aug 10), with fifteen concerts over the festival's twelve days. EMV's most...
FridayFive: 5 festivals & shows not to miss in July

FridayFive: 5 festivals & shows not to miss in July

The Vancouver arts scene does not slow down just because it is summer. With a mix of dance, laughs and theatre, here are five...
#FridayFive: 5 shows not to miss in June

#FridayFive: 5 shows not to miss in June

While summer may arrive on June 21, that doesn't mean things slow down for our vibrant performing arts scene. Besides, with the weather office...
Guest artist Daniel Lapp joins the Good Noise Vancouver Gospel Choir in Jazz Meets Gospel. Photo by Ed Hanley.

#FridayFive: Jazz Meets Gospel

Good Noise Vancouver Gospel Choir explores the intersection of two historic genres in the final concert of their 2017–2018 season with Jazz Meets Gospel. “From swing-influenced gospel...

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