VAM Orchestra: Symphonie Fantastique

VAM Symphony Orchestra: Symphonie Fantastique 2:00pm, Sun 19th Feb 2017 Orpheum Theatre Reveries, passions, and vibrant visions fill the air with Berlioz’s Symphony fantastique, an expansive spiritual journey captured in spellbinding sounds.  Accompanying this orchestral masterwork is a world premiere … Continue reading

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Early Music Vancouver: New Music for Old Instruments

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An exciting,  two-concert collaboration with the Vancouver Symphony’s New Music Festival  featuring contemporary compositions written for baroque instruments. Co-curated by composer Rodney Sharman and PBO Music Director Alexander Weimann. Performers  include: Camille Hesketh soprano; Vicki Boeckman recorder; Soile Stratkauskas flute; Chloe … Continue reading

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PuSh Festival: By Heart

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“Once 10 people know a poem by heart, there’s nothing the KGB, the CIA or the Gestapo can do about it. It will survive.” That’s writer George Steiner, in a statement that serves as an inspiration for this empowering show. … Continue reading

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Firehall Arts Centre: The Mars Hotel/Kwan Yin

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The Mars Hotel | Kwan Yin is a bold and poignant evening of dance and live music that explores motifs of love and compassion. Rising choreographer and established dancer Ziyian Kwan showcases a full evening of her work for the … Continue reading

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VSO: New Music Festival

THE 2017 VSO NEW MUSIC FESTIVAL explores new creations, contemporary composers and partnerships with Early Music Vancouver, Pacific Baroque Orchestra, Hard Rubber Orchestra, and Standing Wave. Join us for an exciting celebration of music that is new, vibrant, vital, and … Continue reading

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Winterruption on Granville Island

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From its location at the vibrant artistic centre of the City, Granville Island presents the 12th Winterruption Festival from February 17-19. This mid-winter celebration of Vancouver culture and arts features live music, theatre, dance and street performance plus art, film, … Continue reading

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Scotiabank Dance Centre: Discover Dance Series — Grupo America

The February edition of The Dance Centre’s popular Discover Dance! noon hour series features Grupo America in Las Americas, a Latin dance extravaganza! This exuberant explosion of energy and colour is a journey through the dances of South and Central … Continue reading

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Music on Main: Formosa String Quartet

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Formosa String Quartet’s players are mavericks in the classical genre—all young, energetic, and award-winning musicians—and the force behind brilliant new compositions with a reputation for delivering fresh, exciting concerts. This concert features the Vancouver premiere of Chinese-American composer Lei Liang’s … Continue reading

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