#Favourites – where to go, what to do this week and beyond…

  “Inspired by Adventure” – Tofino Resort and Marina   A POINT OF PRIDE: VANCOUVER BARS, RESTAURANTS KICK OFF INAUGURAL PRIDE CRAWL FUNDRAISER FOR DR. PETER AIDS FOUNDATION TODAY   Like-Minded Chefs Join Forces for a Collaborative Dinner at South Granville Restaurant   Dine beneath the stars in an urban oasis at Four Season Hotel … Read more#Favourites – where to go, what to do this week and beyond…

VANCOUVER QUEER FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2017 LINEUP 

  FESTIVAL TO PRESENT 7 NATIONAL PREMIERES AND HOST AWARD-WINNING INTERNATIONAL, NATIONAL AND LOCAL FILMMAKERS    TICKETS ON SALE THIS THURSDAY, JULY 13 AT WWW.QUEERFILMFESTIVAL.CA   The Vancouver Queer Film Festival (VQFF) released today its complete lineup for the 11-day celebration, taking place August 10-20. Curated by Artistic Directors Amber Dawn and Anoushka Ratnarajah, more than … Read moreVANCOUVER QUEER FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2017 LINEUP 

Vancouver TheatreSports’ Fundraiser for BC Fires Appeal, July 12

  The terrible fires that have decimated parts of BC this past week have given everyone a heavy heart. However, sometimes a little laughter can help ease the pain. Vancouver TheatreSports (VTSL) believes in giving back. This Wednesday (July 12) VTSL’s 9:15 pm TheatreSports show will be dedicated to raising funds for the Canadian Red … Read moreVancouver TheatreSports’ Fundraiser for BC Fires Appeal, July 12

2017 JESSIE AWARD WINNER ROHIT CHOKHANI LAUNCHES “PROJECT SAT”

  INITIATIVE KICKS OFF WITH FREE WORKSHOPS THIS SUMMER AT JIM GREEN HOUSE STUDIO   Award-winning producer, director, cultural leader and recipient of the 2017 Jessie Award for Significant Artistic Achievement (Large Theatre), Rohit Chokhani, is pleased to announce the launch of Project SAT (South Asian Theatre) – an initiative aimed at creating a network for … Read more2017 JESSIE AWARD WINNER ROHIT CHOKHANI LAUNCHES “PROJECT SAT”

#Favourites what’s happening this week and beyond

  Celebrate the grand opening on Wednesday, July 12 at Tofino Resort and Marina “Inspired by Adventure” – Tofino Resort and Marina   Go for a drive #GoFurther150 Ford Canada drive experience   You won’t want to miss this inaugural event July 15 and 16 FIRST ANNUAL ART & WINE IN THE VINES INVITES GUESTS … Read more#Favourites what’s happening this week and beyond

Theatre Under the Stars presents Storytime with Mary Poppins

  Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS) presents the utterly enchanting family event, Storytime with Mary Poppins, July 29, 2017, 11am – 12pm at Indigo Broadway & Granville. In celebration of the much-anticipated TUTS production of Mary Poppins, July 7 – August 18 at Stanley Park’s Malkin Bowl, Ranae Miller –  in the role of Mary Poppins … Read moreTheatre Under the Stars presents Storytime with Mary Poppins

Oh, Canada Celebrates the True North Strong – and Funny

  I’m a huge fan of improv, and the talented Vancouver TheatreSports League ensemble. So when I heard that the troupe was unveiling a new show in honour of Canada 150, I was excited. And what better day to take in Oh, Canada – The True North Strong and Funny than on Canada Day, eh? … Read moreOh, Canada Celebrates the True North Strong – and Funny

Bard on the Beach – A Winter’s Tale review

  Shakespeare wrote tragedies and comedies and frequently added romantic relationships to both. In The Winter’s Tale, Shakespeare writes a tragedy in which jealousy and love become the catalyst to the romantic plot. Today, in court, lawyers would plead temporary insanity or a moment of unexplainable jealousy. But this brief episode brought about such untold … Read moreBard on the Beach – A Winter’s Tale review

#Favourite things to do this week in Vancouver, Whistler, Victoria and the Okanagan

  Celebrate the grand opening on Wednesday, July 12 at Tofino Resort and Marina “Inspired by Adventure” – Tofino Resort and Marina     You won’t want to miss this inaugural event July 15 and 16 FIRST ANNUAL ART & WINE IN THE VINES INVITES GUESTS TO EXPERIENCE THE BEST OF THE OKANAGAN VALLEY   … Read more#Favourite things to do this week in Vancouver, Whistler, Victoria and the Okanagan

SIX SPECTACULAR SUMMERTIME SPECIAL EVENTS AT BARD ON THE BEACH

    Throughout the months of July and August, Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival delivers great entertainment in addition to its five plays, with special events and entertaining activities for every taste. From Fireworks nights to concerts and glimpses behind the scenes, here are six unique special events at Bard this summer.   1.     … Read moreSIX SPECTACULAR SUMMERTIME SPECIAL EVENTS AT BARD ON THE BEACH