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Solo Collective: “Satellite(s)”

Interlaced with equal measures of pain and humour, Satellite(s) was inspired by Caroline Adderson’s book on Vancouver’s ever-shifting housing landscape, Vancouver Vanishes. Oozing pathos and playfulness, this is the tale of Vancouver activist and author Jan (Jillian Fargey), who is … Continue reading

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Vancouver Writers Fest 2017

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Hal Wake, Artistic Director of the enormously successful Vancouver Writers Fest talked to Entertainment Vancouver’s editor about this year’s festival, some of its history, and his twelve years at the helm.  Wake retires this year, but this Festival will surely … Continue reading

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Vancouver Writers Fest: Schedule of Events

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Monday, October 16 Between the Pages: An Evening with the Scotiabank Giller Prize Finalists Host: Hal Wake 8:00 p.m.  Vancouver Playhouse Tuesday, October 17 Never Too Late . . . Is It? Geoff Dembicki, Chris Turner Moderator; John Vaillant 10:00 … Continue reading

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Alley Theatre: The Ridiculous Darkness

Alley Theatre, in partnership with Neworld Theatre, presents the large-scale stage adaptation and North American premiere of The Ridiculous Darkness, a multi-award-winning German radio play by Wolfram Lotz, this is a boldly satirical, modern mash-up of the classic novel Heart … Continue reading

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Vancouver Opera “Super Sizes” Grand Opera

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Vancouver Opera pulled out all the stops to bring us an eye-popping, mind-blowing, memorable production of Puccini’s last masterpiece, “Turandot.” From the first raising of the curtain you realized this was going to be big!  Really big!  The sets used … Continue reading

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Arts Club: Thanks for Giving sheds light on an important topic

“Thanks for Giving” — Kevin Loring’s insightful, acerbic and timely play sheds light on a subject much in the news today: that of reconciliation and understanding of the plight Canada’s indigenous people had to suffer. Loring thankfully provides another insight … Continue reading

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Surrey Civic Theatres: God is a Scottish Drag Queen

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Award-winning comedic genius Mike Delamont brings his hit one-man show God is a Scottish Drag Queen to Centre Stage at Surrey City Hall. This two-act comedy of biblical proportions, finds award-winning comedian Mike Delamont as the Almighty, dressed in a … Continue reading

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VIFF Encore Screenings

As the 36th annual Vancouver International Film Festival draws to a close, VIFF has announced that it will be bringing back a selection of its most popular films for encore screenings at the Vancouver International Film Centre (1181 Seymour St., … Continue reading

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