Category Archives: Best Bets

Vancouver Folk Music Festival Opens July 17 to 19

This year’s festival offers a  stunning roster of over 60 music acts from 15 countries, 10 U.S. states, and 7 provinces and territories. Performers come from all corners of the world, reflecting the Festival’s global vision. Artists include singer-songwriter and … Continue reading

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Bard on the Beach’s “King Lear” is stupendous

Bard on the Beach pulled out all the stops for what can only be called a stupendous production of King Lear. It’s hard to settle on just one actor who outshone the rest of the cast — it cannot be … Continue reading

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Godspell Delivers Fun — and a few great messages

Godspell. Godspell. Godspell. Now, just click your heels three times and . . . oops, wrong show. But what a show this is. Energetic? In overdrive! Talent? Galore! Music? Fun, fun, fun! Sara-Jeanne Hosie puts a wonderful, timely spin on … Continue reading

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