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A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A New Twist to a Classic T...

Jun 27, 2014Comments off98 Views

Bard on the Beach launched its 25th season on June 21st with a promising and festive opening night. Its founder and artistic director Christopher Gaze started the evening with powerful and emotional words remembering the festival’s modest beginnings and celebrating its current successes. It was followed by a more official welcome of BC’s lieutenant governor Judith Guichon, including bagpipes and the singing of the anthem. That all set the tone for an amazing evening under the stars, living a midsummer night’s dream. I’ve always been a bit weary of Shakespearean plays due to their challenging early modern English interpretations. That […]

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‘Wicked’ – The go...

​On Thursday, my friend Emily and I went to see Wicked - the untold story of the witches of Oz, based on the

May 31, 2014
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RAW: interdisciplinary arts showcas...

RAW: natural born artists return for a new show called SPECTRUM on April 24th at FiveSixty from 8PM through midnight. RAW

Apr 21, 2014
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Non-stop, hip hop Shakespeare

What do you get when you mix white boy rap, 1990s fashion, cross dressing and Shakespeare? You get Arts Club’s latest

Apr 18, 2014
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‘Annie’ shines bright

My love for musicals started early in life when my mother took me to a stage performance of Annie. I don’t

Apr 17, 2014

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KNOWSHOW: fall/winter2014 highlight...

Jan 23, 2014Comments off844 Views

 January 15th, 2014 I went downtown to the Vancouver Convention Centre to check out KNOWSHOW trade show Fall/Winter 2014 and had an absolute blast. I got the chance to take a peak into the fashion trends and products that will be coming out in the fall and winter of 2014. As there was a lot to see and

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Shiny Fuzzy Muddy 2013 Spotlight: D...

As the 10th annual Shiny Fuzzy Muddy show approaches, we thought we would highlight and welcome one of the

Nov 28, 2013
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Barefoot and Bubbly Fundraiser for ...

Barefoot Wine & Bubbly’s #PEDI4CAUSE event in support of Dress for Success Vancouver combined custom mimosa’s, wine, food and

Nov 27, 2013
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Shiny Fuzzy Muddy showcases Canadia...

Shiny Fuzzy Muddy (SFM) celebrates 10 years of supporting and promoting Canada’s brightest talents in art, fashion, craft, and

Nov 21, 2013

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23 food trucks participate in Dine Out this year

Jan 22, 2014Comments off550 Views

Why eat at one street food cart when you can load up at 15? Starting on Wednesday, Street Food City – one of Dine Out Vancouver Festival’s signature events – returns for its hat trick year, tempting the masses with a rotating array of nearly two dozen food carts and trucks. Presented by Tourism Vancouver,

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Dine Out Vancouver Preview: Campagn...

Last week we were invited to test drive the Dine Out Vancouver menu for Campagnolo at 1020 Main St. They

Jan 16, 2014
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Soup’s on: Dine Out Vancouver...

To celebrate the start of Canada’s largest restaurant festival on Friday, Tourism Vancouver organizers have created a free,

Jan 16, 2014
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Salt Tasting Room hosts event highl...

Two to three times a month, Salt Tasting Room opens up their cellar for guests to sample a

Nov 21, 2013

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