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Cavalia under the white big top at Olympic Village
Cavalia is an extraordinary show blending breath-taking balancing acts, aerial acrobatics, and inspiring live music and vocals, with the beauty and grace of horses. Tuesday night's premier...
Mar 24th, 2011
Legally Blonde, the Musical
When I was offered an opportunity to attend the opening of the musical "Legally Blonde, the Musical" I have to admit my expectations weren’t all that high. A musical based on a film that was...
Mar 2nd, 2011
Cirque du Soleil review
From German wheels and Chinese yo-yos to aerial hoops, eye popping balancing acts and an intensely difficult, multi-layered jump rope sequence, Cirque du Soleil's acroabts perform seemingly...
Mar 10th, 2011
Sixth Annual Women in Film Festival Vancouver
Look for great film screenings and useful industry workshops at the VWIFF.
Mar 1st, 2011
Broadway Across Canada presents WICKED
Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the land of Oz. One born with emerald green skin - she's smart, fiery, and misunderstood. The other is beautiful,...
Feb 25th, 2011
Eric Clapton and Robert Plant coming to Vancouver
Eric Clapton will rock Rogers Arena February 25 with Los Lobos opening the show. Tickets will go fast for this event. Clapton has been heralded as the greatest living guitar legend and just keeps...
Feb 14th, 2011
Avenue Q at Centre for the Performing Arts
Avenue Q opened at the Centre for Performing Arts this week to a packed crowd. The musical, bunraku-style puppet show was a real crowd pleaser to say the least. The audience ate it up: especially...
Feb 2nd, 2011
The First Annual Virgin Fake Film Festival
To view the winning films please go to: Virgin FakeFilmFestival
Feb 2nd, 2011
Armed and Ridiculous! CBC InSecurity actors at the VO
InSecurity is one of CBC’s hottest new shows and I had the great fortune of talking with two of the talented and hilarious actors, Vancouver Island’s Natalie Lisinska (as Alex Cranston) and...
Jan 31st, 2011
Vancouver director takes Love Birds to Sundance
"I thought it would be funny to have naked people dancing and running around. I just wanted to see a film where we had humans acting like animals," said Brian Lye.
Jan 20th, 2011