Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street
Shaping Vancouver 2018: Contested Places November 15, 2018
Earlier this year, Vancouver City Council unanimously approved the Millennium Line Broadway Extension. The third conversation in Heritage Vancouver's series on "Contested Places" will focus on change in living communities, specifically Mount Pleasant and the SkyTrain.
Proportional Representation Best Reflects the Will of the People November 15, 2018
This fall, British Columbians have the chance to shape the future of provincial elections. A mail-in referendum ballot asks if we should keep the current first past the post system, or reform our electoral process and implement one of three types of proportional representation. Join us for an evening of discussion about BC’s electoral future.
Project Limelight: The Girl With No Superpowers November 18, 2018
A short film featuring participants of Project Limelight's 2018 Make a Movie program. Written and directed by Chris Ross and Tim Carlson. Featuring a Live musical performance with CHERSEA and cast before the screening! After the screening, please stay and join us for a Q&A with the cast and directors.
North of 49: c̓əsnaʔəm: the city before the city November 22, 2018
c̓əsnaʔəm, the city before the city commemorates five years since the resolution of a dramatic moment in the history of this place now known as metro Vancouver.
Akram Khan Company (UK): Chotto DeshNov 21 - November 24, 2018
Akram Khan’s Chotto Desh (‘small homeland’ in Bangladeshi) takes a storybook view of Khan’s childhood, growing up under the stern eye of his authoritarian father. Freely mixing Kathak dance with storytelling and mime, Khan creates a series of worlds that run from the ordinary to the mythic.
Speaking of Dance Conversations: Crystal Pite November 27, 2018
Vancouver’s own internationally renowned choreographer Crystal Pite will moderate a panel of creative industry leaders as they explore the implications of digital technologies on art criticism for artists and audiences alike.
Reel Causes: BPM November 30, 2018
Reel Causes is proud to present "BPM": In Paris in the early 1990s, a group of activists goes to battle for those stricken with HIV/AIDS, taking on sluggish government agencies and major pharmaceutical companies in bold, invasive actions.
Creative Mornings: Navida Nuraney December 07, 2018
We are thrilled to invite you to our December 7th CMVan where Navida Nuraney will speak to our theme of Tradition.
Woodward's Community Singers Fall 2018 Workshops September 27 - December 20, 2018
This is a free, drop-in, non-auditioned community choir. All voices are invited to join us in song. Together we sing music from gospel, folk, popular, and contemporary traditions. It's informal, fun, playful and profound.
Bah Humbug! 2018December 7 - December 22, 2018
Bah Humbug! An Eastside Christmas Carol returns to the stage for its longest run yet! December 6 -22, evening & matinee performances.
North of 49: Hollow in the Land January 17, 2019
With their father in prison for murder, siblings Alison and Brandon are instantly considered suspects when a string of killings plagues their town, and they must fight to clear their names.
ILBIJERRI Theatre Company (Australia): Blood on the Dance FloorFeb 6 - February 09, 2019
A descendant of the Narangga and Kaurna nations of South Australia, choreographer/performer Jacob Boehme was diagnosed with HIV in 1998. In search of answers, he reached out to his ancestors. Through a powerful blend of theatre, image, text and choreography, Boehme pays homage to their ceremonies whilst dissecting the politics of gay, Blak and poz identities.
Gwynne Dyer: The Populist Revolt — Its Causes and Cure March 06, 2019
Nationalism is back, and it’s very angry. Gwynne Dyer lectures on the rise of populism in Europe and the US and suggests solutions to issues behind the anger that drives it.