Category Archives: Special Events

Early Music Vancouver presents Henry Purcell’s Only Opera: Dido and Aenas — in concert

One of the best-loved and well-known of all English operas, Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas tells the tragic tale of Queen Dido’s love and subsequent abandonment by the Trojan hero, Aeneas. Full of expressive arias, memorable choruses and humorous moments, … Continue reading

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VSO Summer Concerts

There’s music in the air at Whistler, in Deer Lake Park at Bard on the Beach and in the glorious Orpheum Theatre! The VSO Summer Concerts will soon be here. Here’s the wonderful line-up of great venues and great music … Continue reading

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Jessie Award Winners

The big winner of the 33rd Annual Jessie Awards was Théâtre la Seizième. Of the seven theatre companies with nominations, their production of À toi, pour toujours, ta Marie-Lou swept the Large Theatre category.   The Michel Tremblay work garnered 6 … Continue reading

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