Wednesday Wine Reviews by @Sam_WineTeacher

Our intrepid wine reviewer Sam Hauck, aka the Wine Teacher, is a wine judge, a member of the Wine Guild and a wine teacher. Sam’s reviews are a guide to good wine.

Bells and Whistles Tosses a Tailgate Extravaganza for Super Bowl LIII on Sunday, February 3

The most-watched live TV event in North America touches down at Bells and Whistles when the Fraserhood restaurant and beer hall hosts a special ‘Tailgate Extravaganza’ in honour of Super Bowl LIII on Sunday, February 3.

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

10,000 Live Tulips Bloom at Metropolis at Metrotown, January 26

In the depths of the post-holiday doldrums, the creators of the hugely popular Chilliwack Tulip Festival will bring beauty, colour, and a spirit of giving to the Lower Mainland — with the first-ever I Heart Tulips event in support of Variety – the Children’s Charity.

Chan Centre Presents Improvised Concert by Grammy Award-winner Bobby McFerrin

The Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at the University of British Columbia presents the inimitable, genre-defiant music of Bobby McFerrin on February 17, 2019, at 7pm in the Chan Shun Concert Hall.