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RAW: interdisciplinary arts showcase

Apr 21, 2014Comments off105 Views

RAW: natural born artists return for a new show called SPECTRUM on April 24th at FiveSixty from 8PM through midnight. RAW is an international independent arts organization that hand-selects and spotlights local independent creatives in visual art, film, fashion, music, hair & makeup artistry, photography, models and performing art. Their mission is to provide up-and-coming artists of all creative realms with the tools, resources and exposure needed to inspire and cultivate creativity so that they might be seen, heard and loved.  One of our favourite artists and creator of Vancouver Vantage’s header image is Elyse Dodge had this to say about RAW: […]

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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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Blue Man Group: Sensory Overload

I've been vacationing in Las Vegas for years. Each time I visit, I can't help but notice the abundant advertising for

Mar 26, 2014
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‘Helen Lawrence’ a crea...

Helen Lawrence is a marvel of a production in every possible way. Without giving too much away, it is a riveting film

Mar 24, 2014

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KNOWSHOW: fall/winter2014 highlight...

Jan 23, 2014Comments off474 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 off297 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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This bird dropped in for a visit at the office today. What is it? pic.twitter.com/hvio…

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