Archive of posts tagged "theatre"

Vancouver 2010 Cultural Olympiad Winding Down


Friday, March 20th, 2009 — 9:32am PST
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Over the last month or so hundreds of events across the region have been presented as a part of the Cultural Olympiad — from Rigoletto at the Vancouver Opera, to art installations, films, Munsch Alley, and countless concerts. Photo credit: joannaforever on FlickrFrom Beyond Robson’s post about ContainR During the final days of the Olympiad […]

Friday Morning Link Fest: Event Round Up


Friday, March 20th, 2009 — 7:45am PST
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Today might be the last day of Spring Break but it’s also the first official day of spring, which means there’s much to look forward to around town in the coming weeks. With that in mind, this morning’s link fest is a quick event round up of events, all of which have been sent in […]

Rigoletto and Blogger Night at the Opera


Saturday, March 7th, 2009 — 4:58pm PST
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Update: There is a two-for-one deal on tickets to Rigoletto March 17th. Call (604) 683-0222 and mention promo code 1670 The curtain rises in only a few hours and I’ll be heading to the Queen Elizabeth theatre shortly to begin tonight’s coverage of Blogger Night at the Opera for Rigoletto. In the meantime, check out […]

Vancouver Opera: Blogger Night at Rigoletto


Wednesday, March 4th, 2009 — 5:54pm PST
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The season started with Eugine Onegin and since my review, and the first-ever Blogger Night when we experienced Carmen, the momentum in the opera realm has been growing. The Vancouver Opera has embraced several forms of new media, from producing a manga site to managing their own blog, and it will be great to once […]

California Wine Fair Contest


Monday, February 23rd, 2009 — 7:00am PST
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Update February 28, 2009: The winner has been drawn and it is Michelle (3rd commenter) – thanks for participating! The California Wine Fair is coming to Vancouver and thanks to the good folks at the Arts Club Theatre Company I’ll be giving away two tickets to this fabulous ballroom event happening March 3rd at the […]

Altar Boyz on Tour


Friday, January 30th, 2009 — 12:31am PST
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I can see it now, young impressionable girls pasting posters in their lockers and giving gleeful, longing looks at Matthew, Mark, Luke, Juan and Abraham while applying layer after layer of lip gloss. They can sing, they can dance, and the Altar Boyz have even got Jesus calling ’em up on their cell phones. Charles […]

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