EXPLORE ABORIGINAL CULTURE

TALKING STICK FESTIVAL – EXPLORE ABORIGINAL CULTURE THROUGH THE ARTS   FEBRUARY 18-28, 2016 – Vancouver, British Columbia    Full Circle First Nations Performance is very excited to present the 15th Annual Talking Stick Festival from February 18 – 28, 2016. Full Festival program guide and information can be found at talkingstickfest.ca The Talking Stick…

A CONTEMPORARY LOVE AFFAIR

CELEBRATE VALENTINE’S DAY: A CONTEMPORARY LOVE AFFAIR FROM ROCK N’ ROLL ROMANCE TO SUBLIME DINING     Tulalip Resort Casino Offers Sweethearts Multi-Sensual Dining Options Combined with Mesmerizing Music Tulalip Resort Casino knows how to translate the feelings of love. From events like the Rock Ballad Ball featuring Guns N’ Roses and Aerosmith tribute bands; to seven award-winning…

Surrey Hospital Gala – Bollywood Ball

Bollywood Ball Looks to the Future   Surrey Hospital & Outpatient Centre Foundation to complete Project Eye initiative with first-ever gala On Saturday, February 13, 2016, Project Eye, a campaign to prevent blindness from retinal disease, will culminate in the inaugural Bollywood Ball, presented by Bausch + Lomb. The object of Project Eye is to equip BC’s newest…

Love grows up. Closer Than Ever

Closer Than Ever is a wryly bold and witty two-act musical revue that explores the question of how to find one’s bliss in an increasingly “it’s complicated” world.   Art imitates life (or does life imitate art?) in this intimate and brave ‘bookless book musical’ as it raises a satirical, often hysterical glass to the all…

Phantom of the Opera – February 20

Vancouver Bach Choir Unites Silent Film and Haunting Score in  – Phantom of the Opera –   Concert’s much-awaited reprise weaves a screening of the cult-classic with live performance for an evening of gothic romance and lurking horror Vancouver Bach Choir presents the return of Andrew Downing’s spectacular multimedia work Phantom of the Opera, February 20, 2016, 8pm…

HEATHERS THE MUSICAL

HEATHERS THE MUSICAL ARRIVES IN CANADA IN JANUARY 2016   Heathers The Musical is the darkly delicious story of Veronica Sawyer (Christine Quintana), a brainy, teenage misfist who never dreamed of getting in with the most popular and cruel clique at high school. But she did. She never dreamed of dating the dark and mysterious…

Yamato, The Drummers of Japan

International Taiko Drumming Masters Present Explosive New Production in Anticipated Vancouver Debut Yamato, The Drummers of Japan, take Taiko drumming to new heights with fiery display of athleticism & showbiz in one-night only, big budget engagement  Show One Productions presents the Vancouver premiere of the electrifying, international sensation YAMATO, The Drummers of Japan for a one-night only performance Saturday,…

Opera Warriors

 Direct from the Award-Winning Creative Team Behind the Opening Ceremony of the Beijing Olympics    An epic Chinese Dance Theatre production of power, passion, and the Peking Opera told through dance China Arts and Entertainment Group (CAEG) presents the Canadian premiere of the exquisite visual feast Opera Warriors, January 5 & 6 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre…

Festive Cantatas – Praetorius Christmas Vespers

Early Music Vancouver Unites Over 50 Period Musicians in Joyous Presentation of – Festive Cantatas – Praetorius Christmas Vespers –     Beloved affair offers large-scale Yuletide celebration as it might have been heard under Michael Praetorius’ direction in 17th century Germany.   Early Music Vancouver (EMV), in partnership with the Portland Baroque Orchestra, Early Music Guild of…

‘Tis the Season to CELEBRATE!

 A Good Noise Christmas in Vancouver and Richmond    Annual holiday concert features local guitarist David Sinclair with the glorious voices of Good Noise Vancouver Gospel Choir  Good Noise Vancouver Gospel Choir (GNVGC) presents the treasured annual tradition, CELEBRATE! A Good Noise Christmas, December 11 & 12, 2015, 8pm at Christ Church Cathedral, and December 13, 2015,…

Vancouver Bach Choir presents Handel’s Messiah

Vancouver Bach Choir Presents the Epic Embodiment of Holiday Jubilation: G.F. Handel’s Messiah   International sensation Simone Osborne joins the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra alongside fellow acclaimed soloists to perform the treasured oratorio     Vancouver Bach Choir presents the divine harmonies, resounding orchestrations, and sublime arias of Handel’s Messiah, December 12, 2015, 8pm at The Orpheum. Under the…

Vancouver RAW: Natural Born Artists presents “MERGE”

Vancouver RAW presents: Natural Born Artists “MERGE”   Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 Doors open at 8PM   @CELEBRITIES NIGHT CLUB 1022 Davie St. Vancouver, BC   Featuring 35 local artists! www.RAWartists.org/vancouver/merge        LIVE MUSIC: sounds by Nikita Afonso and the Reckless Revolvers, Richard Tichelman, Kyle Stibbs Band, and Electronic Music Artist “LAST” FASHION SHOW:…

Vancouver International Flamenco Festival Celebrates 25 Years of Fiery Passion

Magnetic Charisma with Line-Up of Foremost Flamenco Artists from Around the Globe. Festival Ignites the Spirit of Flamenco with Program of Spellbinding Dance, Music and Visual Art    The Vancouver International Flamenco Festival (Flamenco Festival) is delighted to announce the official line up for its electrifying 25th anniversary season, September 12-27, 2015 with free and paid events…

Save the Date: 10th Annual BBQ off the Bypass – Sept 13

Get your tongs, skewers, and smoker racks ready as the 10th annual  Well Seasoned BBQ Off the Bypass returns Sunday, September 13 from 10am to 4pm in the Well Seasoned parking lot at #117-20353-64 Avenue, Langley, British Columbia. The event is FREE to the public with live music, unique displays, tasty vendors and delicious BBQ samples.   Smokin’ hot BBQ from BOTB 2014. Every year, the…