Our picks this week: flamenco, monsters & Rachmaninov

Studio Showing: Flamenco Rosario

Flamenco Rosario
Studio Showing: Flamenco Rosario

In this latest Dance Centre Studio Showing (Mar 29), artist-in-residence, Flamenco Rosario, shares her new work created in collaboration with visual integrations specialist Michael Heid. Merging dance and technology, the dancer’s shoes are wirelessly connected to a computer that interprets and coordinates stage lighting, colour and intensity based on the dancers’ input.

Maker of Monsters: The Extraordinary Life of Beau Dick

Documentary Maker of Monsters: The Extraordinary Life of Beau Dick explores the life and art of Kwakwaka’wakw artist
Maker of Monsters: The Extraordinary Life of Beau Dick

The documentary film Maker of Monsters: The Extraordinary Life of Beau Dick (Mar 29 & Apr 1) returns for additional screenings following its appearance at last year’s Vancouver International Film Festival. The award-winning film explores the life of Canadian artist Beau Dick, a carver from a small remote village on the Northwest Coast of British Columbia.

Rachmaninov Vespers and Lauridsen Lux aeterna

Vancouver Chamber Choir
Vancouver Chamber Choir

From Russian masters to 21st-century masterpieces, the Vancouver Chamber Choir combines with the Vancouver Cantata Singers, Pacifica Singers, and Vancouver Youth Choir for Rachmaninov Vespers and Lauridsen Lux aeterna (Mar 30).