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Ballet BC: Romeo and Juliet

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Ballet BC continues its dynamic 32nd season with a visually stunning and musically enchanting presentation of Romeo and Juliet in a fresh retelling of this classic by rising French star and returning choreographer, Medhi Walerski. Under the artistic leadership of … Continue reading

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Carousel Theatre: The Velveteen Rabbit

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The charming tale of The Velveteen Rabbit, by Kevin Del Aguila, based on the book by Margery Williams,  leaps onto the stage at Waterfront Theatre to celebrate the boundless imagination and the power of believing. With a dash of magic, the three … Continue reading

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Chutzpah! Festival 2018 World Premiere: Salomé: Woman of Valor

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Chutzpah! is excited to present the World Premiere of Salomé: Woman of Valor, a multi-disciplinary show created by Frank London, esteemed composer and bandleader of Grammy-winning superstars The Klezmatics and Adeena Karasick, Canadian poet and performance artist. Their new work … Continue reading

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18th Annual Chutzpah! Festival 2018

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Get ready for awe-inspiring dance, extraordinary theatre, hilarious comedy and globally-celebrated music highlight this year’s Lisa Nemetz International Jewish Performing Arts Festival. This is a festival with world-class performances and workshops by international, Canadian and local artists from February 15 to March 15, … Continue reading

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Jim Byrnes and Mainstreet Muze provide entertainment plus

Being at a Jim Byrnes concert is like being invited into the living room of an old friend. “Sit down, relax. C’mon. I’ll play you a few songs. Think you’ll like them.”  And so it went recently when Byrnes and … Continue reading

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Arts Club: “Onegin” on tour

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The award-winning Arts Club production of Onegin is currently on a Western Canada tour featuring stops in the Yukon, Alberta and Saskatchewan.  The tour also includes stops throughout B.C. and the Lower Mainland. Produced through the Arts Club’s Silver Commissions Project (developing … Continue reading

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PuSh Festival: Joseph Keckler

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Vocal virtuoso, charming raconteur, master prose stylist—Joseph Keckler is all the above and more. This artistically ambidextrous performer can boast so many talents it’s a wonder he’s so modest. Performing monologues and singing opera, torch and pop, he demonstrates a … Continue reading

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Vancouver Opera’s “L’Elisir d’Amore” intoxicates

What a delightful evening at the opera! Vancouver Opera gave us a colourful, cheerful, tuneful and exciting presentation. From the moment you sat down you knew you were in for a treat. Even the scrim was entertaining, with a lovely … Continue reading

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