10th Anniversary Performance – The Rivals

Blackbird Theatre Celebrates a Decade of Classics with New Production of Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s Wickedly Witty   – The Rivals –  10th Anniversary Performance Features All-Star Cast of Vancouver Classical Actors Blackbird Theatre dashes into its 10th anniversary with a wickedly witty, joyfully irreverent production of Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s The Rivals from Dec. 28, 2015 to Jan…

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:…

DEATH IN A DUMPSTER: THE MUSICAL.

Youth Take Centre Stage to Shed Light on Homelessness.   The Access to Music Foundation will present an original piece of work developed by street-involved youth  actors to convey the crucial message; No-One is Disposable. Beginning Saturday night, November 7th, The Waterfront Theatre on Granville Island will play host to Death in a Dumpster: The…

Bard on the Beach Announces 2016 Playbill & celebrates 2015 Season Highlights

Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival has announced a 2016 season that will showcase the genius and popular appeal of the great English playwright, in a year of world-wide celebrations marking the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. The 27th Bard season, sponsored by Goldcorp and running from June 3 to September 24, 2016, will bring two proven audience favourites to…

Vagabond Players presents Other Desert Cities

Vagabond Players presents Other Desert Cities, running from October 1 – 24, 2015, Thursday – Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 2pm, at The Bernie Legge Theatre, Queen’s Park, New Westminster. Brooke Wyeth returns home to Palm Springs after a six-year absence to celebrate Christmas with her parents, her brother, and her aunt. Brooke announces…

Award-Winning Choreographer Traces Life’s Poignant Moments in Emotionally Resonant World Premiere

   Joe Laughlin returns to the stage after 10 years, joined by a generational blend of dance-greats   From JOE INK and celebrated Vancouver Choreographer Joe Laughlin comes the world premiere 4OUR, on stage at the Scotiabank Dance Centre October 1 – 3, 2015 at 8pm, with a preview performance September 30. Brought to life by the…

CHEFMEETSBCGRAPE Signature Tasting Wednesday, September 16, 2015, 7 PM

Arts Club Theatre Company and Wines of British Columbia present  CHEFMEETSBCGRAPE Signature Tasting   The Arts Club and Wines of British Columbia will host the 11th annual ChefmeetsBCGrape Signature Tasting on September 16 at the Vancouver Convention Centre East. Up to 90 BC VQA wineries will pour in excess of 350 wines at this fun…

Monty Python Meets Dr. Seuss in Infectiously Fun Adventure from Best-of-Fest Winners

13-Time “Best-of-Fest” Winners James & Jamesy Set Sail on an Uproarious Theatrical Adventure in  – High Tea –   Monty Python meets Dr. Seuss in an infectiously fun, perpetually playful wonderland from Fringe Festival favourites From the multi-award winning, masterful comedians James & Jamesy comes the inventive and outrageously funny theatrical adventure High Tea, on stage September…

Flamenco Rosario Marks Vancouver International Flamenco Festival’s 25th Anniversary with Impassioned Retrospective, Fast-Forward Rewind

 Local Flamenco Pioneers & Festival Founders Commemorate their Creative Legacy with an Epic Evening Showcasing the Evolution of Flamenco    Flamenco Rosario brings the fierce and intimate flamenco retrospective Fast-Forward Rewind, September 26, 2015 at 8pm to the Waterfront Theatre in celebration of the Vancouver International Flamenco Festival’s 25th anniversary. Performing excerpts from four poetic works,…

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…

Opera & Arias: Gilbert & Sullivan! Mondays – August 24 and August 31 at Bard on the Beach • Under the Tents in Vanier Park

    Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival presents its annual Opera & Arias concerts with highlights from Gilbert and Sullivan classics. Enjoy the 26th season of Bard on the Beach by attending a live performance of well-loved selections from The Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, H.M.S. Pinafore and more.   The gifted young stars of the…