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We're looking for a few good writers

We’re looking for a few good writers

Do you have a passion for the arts?  We’d love to have you part of our team and contribute to the vibrant arts coverage...
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from our family to yours!

Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Everyone at Vancouver Presents extends their very best wishes for the holiday season, and we hope that 2018 is filled with great theatre, music,...
Emma Watson at the Cannes Film Festival. Photo by Georges Biard.

The case for gender neutral awards

I admit I was slightly amused when I heard Emma Watson took home a gilded popcorn statue at the 2017 MTV Movie Awards for her role in Beauty...
Vancouver’s arts media coverage hasn’t shrunk. Instead, it has moved online.

The case for online arts coverage

It started a few months ago when longtime Georgia Straight critic Colin Thomas was unceremoniously fired. More recently, Jo Ledingham was let go after...
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from our family to yours!

Our holiday wish for you…

With the Christmas season in full swing, everyone at Vancouver Presents extends their very best wishes to you and yours and we hope that...
The days of wearing tuxedos and gowns to the symphony are long gone

The case for yoga pants

While sitting down to write a review of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s Raiders of the Lost Ark in Concert the other week (which was epic!), my...
A little truth can help you get noticed

The case for truth in advertising

Advertising and marketing can be fraught with uncertainty.  Even multi-nationals with millions to spend on Super Bowl ads each year grapple with the same...
The Jessie awards recognize excellence in three groups: large and small theatre, plus theatre for young audiences.

The case for recognition; or if I was picking the Jessie Awards again this...

Last year I went out on a limb and picked my winners for the Jessie Awards, the annual recognition of excellence in professional theatre in...

The case for liquor

While the Arts Club Theatre Company continues to wow audiences with its production of Onegin at the newly minted BMO Theatre Centre, British Columbia’s...
TBD: Liberation Through Hearing

The case for enlightenment with Radix Theatre’s TBD: Liberation Through Hearing

I have begun my 21-day journey with Radix Theatre in TBD: Liberation Through Hearing, an immersive theatrical experience inspired by the Tibetan Book of...

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