This week, from BC Alliance members: The Dance Centre and Kickstart Disability Arts celebrate landmark occasions in style; visual artists flock to Vancouver to show and tell; a play tackles depression on intimate terms; young people commandeer The Cultch; a documentary details the roles of Canadians in an international crisis; a pair of percussive collectives take to the stage; and if that jam-packed week is too small in scope for you, how about nothing less than the vastness of outer space?Read More
Among the BC Alliance for Arts + Culture's 445 members are artists, performance groups and cultural workers at museums, theatres, concert venues, community organizations, professional associations and more. Here's what some of them are up to this week.
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This week, from BC Alliance members: a photography exhibition captures two centuries of Indian identity; a symposium looks at queer Indigenous realities; a play takes on the complexities of sorting through grief; a blues legend graces Vancouver with his talents; art, science and salmon converge in Victoria; and the queen of Portuguese soul passes through the Chan Centre.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: a historical walking tour; a play for young people on the importance of our waterways; an island festival; a new exhibition from a Downtown Eastside art collective; a show about resilience on ice; and a celebration of the season of rebirth.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: a look at the many lives of Japanese Canadians; a play about a lucky man who’s just a bit too lucky; a pair of rousing guitar performances; a glimpse of South African cinema; and an exhibition with a fascination for death.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: surrealism via dance; modernism via the stage; environmentalism via romantic comedy; feminism via intentional Wikipedia-ing; and all kinds of -isms via art from the attic.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: women are front and centre in a pair of Kamloops cabarets, a nautical exhibition, and a three-night jazzathon; the French masters deign to make a pit stop in Vancouver; and a butoh dance troupe offers a visceral spectacle.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: a puppet show that’s for grown-ups; a musical that’s most definitely not; a video installation reflects on the tragic impacts of colonialism; a film festival celebrates the rich tapestry of women filmmakers; and artists from Horseshoe Bay to Deep Cove open their doors.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: a bounty of Indigenous song, dance, film and theatre; a multimedia tribute to a literary legend; a community sing-along for a good cause; and the hills are alive in Chemainus…Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: spend some time soaking up art with the fam; celebrate BC’s history with a walking tour; experience a gripping cinematic look at grief and anger; gaze in awe upon nature’s bounty courtesy of three new Port Moody exhibitions; and for all the writers out there, take your historical fiction to the next level.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: a pair of performances centring on intersectional identity; a kids’ concert series sets Vancouver’s fire halls en fuego; a Sechelt art exhibit puts the planet first; and a chance to kick off the Lunar New Year in style.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: dance performances in Victoria and Vancouver; a group art show on the Sunshine Coast; free Friday at the Bill Reid Gallery; and the Vancouver TheatreSports™ League gets in the mood for love.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: a new chance for Romeo and Juliet to find a happy ending; a cheeky look at sibling rivalry; a day of free music to celebrate 100 years of the VSO; science and art collide in an informal setting; and at the Metro Theatre, murder is in the air…Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: an exhibit that asks who gets left out of the history books; a cinematic glimpse at life on the margins; cabaret punk performance as part of the Cultch’s Femme Series; an evening of music and Aboriginal Australian art; and a bounty of artistic gifts for the PuSh Festival’s 15th birthday.Read More
This week, from BC Alliance members: an intimate glimpse at a changing China, a beloved Canadian children’s classic set to song, a new take on a musical icon, a chance to drop in and get your hands dirty in Prince George, and God as a Scottish drag queen.Read More