Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street
ISF 2019: Amitav Ghosh on ‘The Great Derangement’ July 09, 2019
Are we deranged? Acclaimed Indian novelist Amitav Ghosh argues that future generations may well think so, given our imaginative failure in the face of global warming. In this special presentation, Ghosh charts the complicity of fiction in shaping the priorities and consumer choices of the world we have created.
ISF 2019: Trigger Me This July 10, 2019
Trigger Me This showcases some of Canada’s funniest people including Zarqa Nawaz, Sultana of the Sardonic and creator of the hit sitcom Little Mosque on the Prairie, Vancouver favourite Yumi Nagashima, and Canadian Comedy Awards nominee Darcy Michael with Richard Side himself playing host.
ISF 2019: The Beats in India, with Deborah Baker July 10, 2019
Pulitzer Prize nominee Deborah Baker takes us back to the moment when America's edgiest writers looked to India for answers as India looked to the West. In 1961 Allen Ginsberg, ecstatic sensualist and the voice of a generation, left New York by boat for Bombay.
Helen Walkley: JohnJuly 11 - July 12, 2019
Helen Walkley's intimate and personal memoir of her oldest brother John who disappeared from Vancouver in May of 1969, never to be heard from again. Choreographed by Helen Walkley with Josh Martin and Billy Marchneski.
Woodward's Community Singers Spring 2019 Workshops February 14 - July 25, 2019
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.
Transmissions Lisa JacksonSept 5 - October 28, 2019
Lisa Jackson project