The Dance Centre
Goh Ballet

WHEN & WHERE June 3, 2021 - June 17, 2021 | Streaming on demand

The dancers of the internationally-renowned Goh Ballet perform for the digital June edition of The Dance Centre’s popular Discover Dance! series. Featuring members of the Goh Ballet Youth Company and Goh Ballet Academy’s Senior Professional Division, the performance will include award-winning solos by dancers who recently won top prizes at international competitions, in a performance celebrating classical repertoire, Chinese traditional dance and contemporary works.

Tickets: $0/$10/$20 sliding scale. Informtion and tickets: thedancecentre.ca/event/goh-ballet-2/




Turning Point Ensemble
TPE INTERACTIVE

WHEN & WHERE June 11, 2021 at 7:30pm, the available for one year | Chan Shun Concert Hall (recording)

TPE Interactive is an online concert featuring works by composers David Eagle and Mauricio Pauly. The virtual concert was recorded on April 19th and 20th, 2021 in the Chan Shun Concert Hall at University of British Columbia. David Eagle’s compositions use interactive computer applications, and sound spatialization, and Mauricio Pauly’s compositions are written for hybrid instrumental/electronic and acoustic ensembles. Both composers perform live interactive electronics alongside the ensemble during this concert.

Tickets $15 at turningpointensemble.ca



Coldwater Communications
COCK by Mike Bartlett
WHEN & WHERE June 14 – 19, 2021 | Live streaming

With a title like Cock, you might be excused for thinking that the content of this play to be overtly sexual - NO! This award-winning play written by British playwright Mike Bartlett is a deft exploration of identity, sexuality, love, and societal ideas. It was originally staged, streamed and edited live and will be re-broadcasted virtually.
The play, a comedy-drama, follows John a gay man in a long-term relationship with his partner, as he finds himself attracted to a woman for the very first time and is forced to re-evaluate his life. The cast and crew are a talented and culturally diverse team of local creators, who together represent the LGBTQ+ community and female empowerment.

Tickets are complimentary, available to stream on the platform ShowTix4U (audience members will have the option to leave a gratuity).


ONGOING

United Players
The Here and This and Now by Glenn Waldron

WHEN & WHERE June 4 - 27, 2021, Thurs - Sat at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm | Live streamed from the Jericho Arts Centre

Four pharmaceutical reps work on their pitch for the miracle drug they are asked to sell and doubts are raised about the whole drug-pushing trade. Then things take a darkly comic turn when it turns out the drug could have saved the world. Glenn Waldron’s darkly surprising comedy takes a look at the pharmaceuticals business, the salaryman and woman, and the quest for happiness.

Tickets for any performance are regular $30, seniors & students $26, household bubble $45. Available on line at www.unitedplayers.com. Ticket holders can make a reservation on-line or by phoning 604 224 8007, ext. 2





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.



Vancouver Opera

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.




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.



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.