Drum Legend Sal Ferreras Leads Vibrant Celebration of Brazilian Music and Dance in Aquarela do Brasil

Eclectic Range of Brazilian Music Showcased in Mesmerizing Two-Night Performance at Vancouver Playhouse   In honour of the 60th anniversary of the birth of Brazil’s esteemed Bossa Nova musical movement, Vancouver Latin American Cultural Centre Society (VLACC) presents a dazzling concert showcasing Brazil’s multi-faceted musical culture in Aquarela do Brasil: An Explosive Celebration of Music … Read moreDrum Legend Sal Ferreras Leads Vibrant Celebration of Brazilian Music and Dance in Aquarela do Brasil

Pick Your Poison this Spooktober

Pick Your Poison This Spooktober   ‘Double, double toil and trouble; Fire burn and cauldron bubble.’ Shakespeare’s three witches aren’t the only people who know how to brew a mean concoction.   This month is Spooktober at Vancouver TheatreSports™ (VTS), and the company is presenting a ‘fangtastic’ foursome of appropriately spooky improv shows. As a ‘bone-anza’ … Read morePick Your Poison this Spooktober

Pacific Theatre Presents: THE WOLVES by Sarah DeLappe

Pacific Theatre presents a With A Spoon production in association with Rumble Theatre THE WOLVES by Sarah DeLappe “Push further than you think you can – and keep on pushing, cause God damn it, I want to WIN.” Oct 19 – Nov 10   Under the cold lights of an indoor soccer field, nine teenage … Read morePacific Theatre Presents: THE WOLVES by Sarah DeLappe

Audiences Demand More Pie as Site-specific ‘Sweeney Todd’ Adds Additional Show

Due to popular demand, The Snapshots Collective is thrilled to announce an additional performance has been added to the run of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street on Monday, October 15 at 8pm at Mrs. Lovett’s Pie Shop in Vancouver’s historic Gastown. In this immersive, site-specific production, which runs October 10–31, 2018, audiences … Read moreAudiences Demand More Pie as Site-specific ‘Sweeney Todd’ Adds Additional Show

Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival Wraps An Outstanding Season & Looks Ahead To 2019

The 2018 Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival has ended on a record-breaking high note, with a total season attendance of over 108,000 – up 8% from the previous year – and a lineup of successful plays and special events that repeatedly sold out houses throughout the Festival.     The 29th Bard season ran … Read moreBard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival Wraps An Outstanding Season & Looks Ahead To 2019

15th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival

Vancouver Moving Theatre with Carnegie Community Centre & Association of United Ukrainian Canadians and a host of community partners presents The 15th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival Wednesday October 24 to Sunday November 4, 2018   Featuring over 100 events at over 40 locations throughout the Downtown Eastside Tickets and Info: www.heartofthecityfestival.com … Read more15th Annual Downtown Eastside Heart of the City Festival

The Railway Stage & Beer Café launches two new Happy Hours

What’s better than one happy hour? Two, obviously, and Railway Stage & Beer Café is launching new happy hours to make after work and the end of the night just that little bit better. After all, each happy hour at the Railway will feature rotating $3 beers from its constantly-changing local craft beer list.   … Read moreThe Railway Stage & Beer Café launches two new Happy Hours

DanceHouse Season Premiere Explores Democracy & Immigration with High-Energy Hip Hop & Martial Arts

DanceHouse Leaps Into 2018/19 Season with Canadian Premiere of Company Wang Ramirez’s­ — Borderline — Award-winning French dance company explores democracy, immigration, and culture through hip-hop, aerial work, and poetry in gravity-defying motion    DanceHouse is delighted to announce the launch of their 2018/19 season with France’s Company Wang Ramirez in the Canadian premiere of their … Read moreDanceHouse Season Premiere Explores Democracy & Immigration with High-Energy Hip Hop & Martial Arts

Vancouver Opera presents Lehár’s The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe)

Vancouver Opera presents Lehár’s The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe)  A light-hearted look at Love!  October 20, 25, 27 at 7:30pm & October 28 at 2:00pm Queen Elizabeth Theatre www.vancouveropera.ca   Get ready to indulge in the Viennese torte known as Franz Lehár’s comedic operetta The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe). Set in the heart … Read moreVancouver Opera presents Lehár’s The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe)