Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street
Vancouver Queer Film Festival 2018Aug 9 - August 19, 2018
The 30th Annual Vancouver Queer Film Festival is happening August 9 – 19 – mark your calendars now!
VLAFF: Vancouver Latin American Film Festival 2018Aug 23 - September 02, 2018
The 16th Annual Vancouver Latin American Film Festival is happening August 23 – Sept 2, with guest countries Bolivia, Peru and Ecuador. Mark your calendar!
1991 - SCA Faculty Research SeriesSept 4 - September 05, 2018
1991 is the brief retelling of what it is like to come of age in the early ‘90s as a victim of sexual assault in a community encased in fear.
VLAFF Screening: Cocaine Prison September 06, 2018
Special presentation of Violeta Ayala's film 'Cocaine prison', Bolivia, 2017, Quechua and Spanish with English subtitles.
VLAFF Screening: A Fantastic Woman September 06, 2018
Special presentation of Sebastián Lelio's award-winning film 'A Fantastic Woman', Chile, 2017, Spanish with English subtitles. The first Chilean film in history to receive the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film (2018).
Creative Mornings: Michelle Nahanee September 07, 2018
The September edition of Creative Mornings is on the theme "Chaos" with Indigenous innovator and change-maker from the Squamish Nation Michelle Nahanee.
Moments: Time and Space - SCA Faculty Research SeriesSept 6 - September 08, 2018
An immersive audio-visual work for two dancers and generative audio/video system, bringing a virtual/augmented reality performance to a small audience.
Festival Of Recorded Movement (F-O-R-M)Sept 8 - September 15, 2018
Celebrating the body in motion through film.
Turning Point Ensemble: The Mute CanarySept 14 - September 16, 2018
A ‘dada opera’ based on a 1919 play by Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes.
Reel Causes: Kayak to Klemtu September 20, 2018
Reel Causes is proud to present Kayak to Klemtu: 14-year-old Ella is determined to travel the length of the Inside Passage, along the shores of the Great Bear Rainforest by kayak in order to testify against a proposed pipeline that would see oil tanker traffic through her beloved homeland waters.
Salish Singing & Drumming Fall 2018 Workshops September 20, 2018
Join us in learning social songs, drumming and dance with composer, producer and traditional Lil’wat singer, Russell Wallace. These monthly workshops are free and open to everyone. No RSVP required. Suitable for all ages and abilities.
EMMA Talks with Vivek Shraya and Anoushka Ratnarajah October 01, 2018
The tenth EMMA Talks features writer and facilitator, Vivek Shraya and artist and organizer, Anoushka Ratnarajah. This EMMA event is also the Vancouver book launch for "I'm Afraid of Men".
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.
Woodward's Community Singers 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.
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.