Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street
Creative Mornings Vancouver August 2017 August 04, 2017
The next Creative Mornings speaker is Jefferson Alvarez, a self-taught, Venezuelan-born chef who left his home country at age 16 for Ottawa, where he attended Le Cordon Bleu Ottawa Culinary Institute. He now delivers the Latin American flavours of his youth in his own restaurant, CACAO Progressive Latin.
Vancouver Queer Film Festival 2017August 10 - August 20, 2017
For 29 years, Out On Screen has proudly showcased films that illuminate the transformative moments in the lives of queer people. Join us for the 2017 Vancouver Queer Film Festival - creating social change through film, education and dialogue.
A Subtle Revolution: What Lies Ahead for Indigenous Rights? September 13, 2017
September 13, 2017 marks the 10 year anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP). Join us for a panel conversation with Sheryl Lightfoot on her 2016 book, "Global Indigenous Politics: A Subtle Revolution."
Aabiziingwashi: The Road Forward September 20, 2017
"The Road Forward" is a rousing tribute to the fighters for First Nations rights, a soul-resounding historical experience, and a visceral call to action.
Salish Singing & Drumming Fall 2017 Workshops September 21, 2017
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.
Chrys·a·lis: An Emerging Artist Spotlight September 22, 2017
Chrys·a·lis is an interdisciplinary, emerging artist spotlight featuring three recipients of our Audience Choice Award for Performance. These three performers were voted for at the 4th Annual Back Alley Artists Night.
Aabiziingwashi: Angry Inuk October 25, 2017
Director Alethea Arnaquq-Baril joins her fellow Inuit activists as they challenge outdated perceptions of Inuit and present themselves to the world as a modern people in dire need of a sustainable economy.
Aabiziingwashi: Souvenir & Red Path November 15, 2017
"Souvenir" is a four-film series addressing Aboriginal identity and representation by reworking material in the NFB’s archives. In addition to the more than 700 films with Aboriginal themes dating back to 1939, these archives include thousands of hours of outtakes.
Action at a Distance: Wells Hill November 26, 2017
Vanessa Goodman brings the world premiere of Wells Hill to the DanceHouse stage. Seven exceptional dancers splice themes of technology and communication into this smart, vibrant new work.