The Chan Centre Showcases Theatrical Tribute to Poet Gwendolyn Brooks, the First African-American to win the Pulitzer Prize

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia presents the dazzling multimedia work No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks on February 24, 2019, at 7pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall as part of the Beyond Words series.

2019 Coastal Dance Festival Showcases Indigenous Feminism in New Venu

Dancers of Damelahamid is proud to announce the 12th annual Coastal Dance Festival (formerly Coastal First Nations Dance Festival), a celebration of Indigenous stories, song, and dance from Canada and abroad, February 20–24, 2019, in the state-of-the-art Anvil Centre in New Westminster.

CIRCLE GAME: Reimagining the Music of Joni Mitchell

“Circle Game”, currently playing at the Firehall Arts Centre, is both a musical tribute to the music of 1960s seminal singer and songwriter Joni Mitchell and a translation of her work for a new generation of young adults who are grappling with many of the same issues that Mitchell described when she was their age. Until February 9.

The VSO Launches Day of Music on 100th Birthday – Free Day of Music, Concerts and Activities for Everyone

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is pleased to unveil the details of its 100th Anniversary Day of Music on January 26, 2019. Everyone is invited to participate in the biggest birthday party of the year! 

Greats of French Modernism – Cézanne, Chagall, Monet, Matisse, Rodin and more presented in West Coast Premiere

This winter, visitors to the Vancouver Art Gallery will see modern works by Cézanne, Chagall, Degas, Manet, Matisse, Morisot, Renoir, Rodin and others as part of the West Coast premiere of French Moderns: Monet to Matisse, 1850–1950, on view February 16 to May 20, 2019.

Theatre Under the Gun Returns this February!

Theatre Under the Gun is a 48-hour play creation competition. Seven Vancouver theatre companies receive an inspiration package, and have just 48 hours to race against the clock and create an original piece of theatre! February 9, 2019

EMV Presents The King’s Singers with ‘Royal Blood: Music for Henry VIII’

Early Music Vancouver (EMV), proudly presents one of the world’s preeminent vocal ensembles, The King’s Singers with their programme of Royal Blood: Music for Henry VIII, at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, February 9, 2019 at 7:30pm.

Indigenous Artist Jacob Boehme Explores Queer and HIV-Positive Identity in Explosive Solo

DanceHouse, SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programs, and Talking Stick Festival Present the West Coast Premiere of ILBIJERRI Theatre Company’s — Blood on the Dance Floor — Provocative Indigenous Australian artist Jacob Boehme shines light on the ongoing stigma, discrimination, and silence around HIV/AIDS in Indigenous communities DanceHouse, SFU Woodward’s Cultural Programs, and Talking Stick Festival are … Read moreIndigenous Artist Jacob Boehme Explores Queer and HIV-Positive Identity in Explosive Solo