Daily Archives: January 12, 2018

Vancouver Opera: L’Elisir d’Amore (The Elixir of Love)

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A love struck young man, a village beauty, an army captain, and a travelling doctor with a magic potion – all living in a picturesque early 1900’s Canadian locale oozing with small town charm. Love is in the air as Vancouver … Continue reading

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First Impressions Theatre: An intimate evening with Jim Byrnes and special guests Mainstreet Muze

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A Special Fundraising Concert for First Impressions Theatre Jim Byrnes returns to the Deep Cove Shaw Theatre with Special Guests Mainstreet Muze (Feat. Babe Gurr). Back by popular demand since their sold-out concerts in 2017 (and 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, … Continue reading

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VIFF: The Great Buddha

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 A sensational debut feature, this black comedy is a droll, cynical tale about a couple of (hardly) working men who come across some compromising dashcam footage of a corrupt businessman. Funny but pointed, the film slyly undercuts all the sacred … Continue reading

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Vancouver Recital Society: Tara Erraught

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VRS’s  first concert of the new year features Irish mezzo-soprano Tara Erraught — dubbed the “new queen of bel canto” by Frankfurter Allgemeine. Tara will perform a program of songs by Strauss, Rossini, Liszt, Quilter, and Mahler with pianist James Baillieu at the Vancouver Playhouse. Her much-anticipated return comes … Continue reading

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Club PuSh International Festival at the Anvil Centre, New Westminster

The PuSh International Performing Arts Festival (PuSh Festival) expands its experimental, night-time weekend series Club PuSh, January 19 to February 3  to a second venue: The Anvil Centre in New Westminster. New West audiences are invited to take in three Club PuSh shows from the eight-show series where … Continue reading

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The Cultch/PuSh Festival: Dublin Old School

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Emmet Kirwan’s smash-hit play updates old-fashioned Irish eloquence for the days of DJ sets and drug binges, track suits and trash-talk. It tells the story of two estranged brothers from Dublin: Jason is a would be DJ, Daniel a washed-up … Continue reading

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UBC Opera: Russell Braun — The Singer Behind the Song

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Hear favourite musical selections performed by Canadian baritone Russell Braun and gain insights into his art and life. A Masterclass will follow with members of the UBC Opera Ensemble. This is a special presentation by UBC Opera and Showcase Pianos. … Continue reading

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