Archive of posts tagged "theatre"

PuSh Festival 2011


Thursday, January 13th, 2011 — 1:39pm PDT
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The 2011 PuSh International Performing Arts Festival kicks off next week and will run until mid-February. The festival’s mission is to engage and enrich audiences with “adventurous contemporary works in a spirit of innovation and dialogue.” For three weeks PuSh will present dozens of performances and productions, from karaoke and musicals to visual art exhibits […]

Crispin Glover at Pacific Cinémathèque


Tuesday, January 11th, 2011 — 2:11pm PDT
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Pacific Cinémathèque will host an in-person Q&A and screening with Crispin Glover this week as the actor (Back to the Future, Willard, Alice in Wonderland, Hot Tube Time Machine) will present his second feature film as a director, It is Fine! EVERYTHING IS FINE. “It is Fine! EVERYTHING IS FINE is a transgressive yet tender […]

South Granville Gift Wrapping & White Christmas


Friday, December 17th, 2010 — 11:02am PDT
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South Granville is one of the top shopping destinations in the city with unique locally-operated boutiques to up-scale brand names from south of the border. Easy to get to by transit and peppered with some of the city’s best restaurants, it’s a retail hot spot this season. Photo credit: South Granville on Flickr The South […]

Ballet BC’s The Nutcracker


Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 — 10:00am PDT
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The Nutcracker is coming to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre at the end of the month as Ballet BC presents this production by the Alberta Ballet. BalletBC The collaboration will bring Clara, the Sugar Plum Fairy, and the fierce Mouse King to life on stage while the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra will perform Tchaikovsky’s score. Performances will […]

It’s a Wonderful Life at The Arts Club, Win Tickets


Thursday, November 25th, 2010 — 1:46pm PDT
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The Arts Club is presenting three holiday shows this season including the return of It’s a Wonderful Life at the Granville Island Stage, on now until January 2nd, 2011. Photo credit: David Cooper for The Arts Club I saw this production in 2008 and it was as charming as the old black and white film […]

Vancouver Theatre’s Holiday Line-Up 2010


Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 — 2:14pm PDT
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Last year I rounded up a list of performances from a wide variety of Vancouver theatre companies. Looking at the updates on Twitter, the flyers in stores and restaurants, and the press releases in my inbox, I’m getting excited about several upcoming productions. I absolutely love a night out at the theatre in Vancouver (no […]