The Dance Centre: Discover Dance! Series
Mozaico Flamenco

WHEN & WHERE April 15, 12 noon PST until Wednesday April 28, 12 noon | Streaming on demand

Kasandra ‘La China’ shares a vibrant celebration of the many faces of flamenco in a program of virtuosic solos, in the latest edition of The Dance Centre’s Discover Dance! series. Using Spanish and Chinese fans, Sevillan silk shawls, and flamenco’s famous rapid-fire footwork, this intimate program is a showcase of the artistry of one of Vancouver’s brilliant flamenco exponent. This pre-recorded performance will also include a short interview with Kasandra about her work. More info at: thedancecentre.ca/event/mozaico-flamenco

Tickets: $0/$10/$20 sliding scale purchase onlin: www.thedancecentre.ca

 


The Cultch & Neworld Theatre
The Boy in the Moon by Emil Sher

WHEN & WHERE May 6 - 8, 2021 at 7.30pm; May 9 at 12pm | streamed live from the Historic Theatre

The Boy in the Moon tells a deeply moving story about a family raising a child with a severe disability. Ian and Johanna Schneller’s son, Walker, was born with a rare genetic disorder, Cardiofaciocutaneous (CFC) syndrome. It makes him unable to talk, eat properly, or take care of himself. The family must face complex issues most of us do our very best to avoid. Post-Show Artist Talkbacks on Zoom, with members of the cast and creative team, will follow every performance. Emotional Support Workers will be available.

TICKETS: Tickets from $29. Single tickets on sale now through The Cultch’s Box Office: 604-251-1363 or thecultch.com/event/the-boy-in-the-moon/


2021 DOXA Documentary Film Festival

WHEN & WHERE May 6-16, 2021 | Entire Program Online

Twenty years after it began screening documentaries for Vancouver filmgoers, DOXA Documentary Film Festival is back to celebrate its platinum anniversary in a way audiences could never have imagined two decades ago —streaming directly into their homes. For the second year in a row DOXA will be making its entire program available online, including feature films, shorts, and a handful of live Q&As and Industry events. Social distancing continues, but from May 6 through 16, the outside world is coming to you. For information: 604.646.3200

Tickets $7-10 sliding scale per individual virtual ticket; Regular Festival Passes: $75; Anniversary Festival Pass + Package: $200. Online at: www.doxafestival.ca Festival Box Office: support@doxafestival.ca




The Cultch
This Spring: Songs by Veda Hille (Record Release)
Performers Nicholas Krgovich & Veda Hille

WHEN & WHERE May 21, 2021 12 noon & 6pm | Streamed live from the Historic Theatre

This Spring, is Nicholas Krgovich's radical reimagining of 16 of Veda Hille's tunes, from her early days to just last year. It comes out on Tin Angel Records and 7ep, and Mr. Krgovich and Ms. Hille are celebrating by playing each other's music at The Cultch, two shows streamed live, on May 21.

Tickets $10 - on sale now through The Cultch’s Box Office: 604-251-1363 or thecultch.com/event/this-spring-record-release



The Cultch
1 Hour Photo
(vAct) by Tetsuro Shigematsu

WHEN & WHERE May 28 & 29, 2021 at 7.30pm & May 30 at 12 noon | Online


Written and performed by Tetsuro Shigematsu, 1 Hour Photo is the story of Mas Yamamoto, a man whose life was swept up by the major currents of the 20th century

TICKETS (all productions): purchase single tickets (solo) $29 & Bubble $58



ONGOING



Imagine Van Gogh the Original Immersive Exhibition in Image Totale©

WHEN & WHERE March 19 to August 29th, 2021, Open Daily 9am – Midnight | Vancouver Convention Centre

Filling 25,000 square feet of the convention centre, this grandiose exhibit offers an immersive display of more than 200 of Van Gogh’s paintings, including his most famous works, painted between 1888 and 1890. The exhibit brings Van Gogh's canvases to life in a vivid, spectacular way, allowing the viewer to enter and roam the luminous dreamscapes conjured by Vincent Van Gogh, accompanied by the music of Prokofiev, Saint-Saëns, Schubert, Mozart & Satie.

Tickets Adult (16+) Timed Entry $39.99 (tax incl.); Child (4-15) Timed Entry $34.99 on sale now at www.imagine-vangogh.com.



Carmen: Up Close and Personal an adaptation of Georges Bizet's original masterpiece

Available Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 7:30pm

Featured performers Yulanda M. Faris Young Artists, members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra

Inspired by French arthouse film, stage director Brenna Corner adds a nontraditional lens to Bizet’s beloved masterpiece. Playing with the conflicting ideas of fate and choice, Carmen: Up Close and Personal is an alluring, intimate and stripped down cinematic adaptation, focused on the four principal characters, with a few twists and turns along the way. Sung in French with English Subtitles

Tickets full digital season of opera for $99 per household.

 



Vancouver Opera

Richard Wargo's
The Music Shop

Available Saturday, March 13, 2021 at 7:30pm

Featured performers Yulanda M. Faris Young Artists

In this genuinely amusing story, a meek husband desperately searches a music shop for a song requested by his wife. But if only he could remember the title or the tune of the song! His Wagnerian wife appears in a series of hilarious hallucinations during his mad scramble through the ill-fated music shop.

Tickets full digital season of opera for $99 per household.


Vancouver Opera
Gian Carlo Menotti's Amahl and the Night Visitors

WHEN: Available Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 7:30pm

Featured performers Andreas Dala - Boy soprano, Music Director Leslie Dala

Since its Christmas Eve premiere in 1951, this story has warmed the hearts of audiences around the world. Three Kings, following the star to Bethlehem, stop for shelter at the home of Amahl, a poor, crippled shepherd boy and his widowed mother. Amahl offers his own simple gift to the Wondrous Child and then a miracle happens.

Tickets Subscriptions available for the digital season performances off the stage and for your at-home viewing enjoyment.