The Firehall Arts Centre is presenting Toronto artist Heather Hermant’s interdisciplinary ribcage: this wide passage, the true story of the first Jewish woman to land in Canada.
The searing play takes place in the wake of the Civil War amid the ruins of a plantation and that focuses on three men—one of whom has owned the other two through slavery.
The duo will appear at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts’ Beyond Words series.
When it comes to diversity, Margarita, With a Straw has it in spades.
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For the longest time, Dave Hodge was perfectly content to hang out in the background, both in the studio and on-stage.
JMSN's decade-long career has seen him evolve from the teenage frontman of a snotty indie-rock band into a Jesus-bearded soul man whose music wouldn’t be out of place on your PBR&B playlist.
The imaginary community is a popular folk-music trope.
For the Montreal-based quintet’s seventh record, No One Is Lost, the band mined inspiration from some unexpected reserves.
She’s a train wreck snowballing into an avalanche. Yet actor Suzanne Clément did grow to love her.
Leela Gilday’s latest release, Heart of the People, features the Dene songwriter’s most powerful and emotionally affecting work—a fact so obvious that even she has to acknowledge its truth.
Adrian Martinez wasn’t the first choice to play “Fatass Farhad”, the vulgar sidekick to Will Smith and Margot Robbie’s lovebird con artists in Focus.
The fast-rising rock band started without any grand ambitions, but has found success in spite of that.
Co-owners Fadi Eid and Bakhos Mjalleh serve the kind of cuisine you’d find on the streets and in the homes of Beirut.
Food of the Week
A simple dish often found at hawker stalls in Southeast Asia, Hainanese chicken rice doesn’t look like much on the plate.
The first round of the battle for the euro is over, and Germany has won.
Wine Beer & Spirits
We have a strong, dynamic wine culture in this little corner of the world, and it’s essential that we don’t forget this in the face of current politics.
Are heritage-conservation areas right for Vancouver?
How much do we really know about the sea that laps at our very own shores, providing a scenic and generally tranquil backdrop to Vancouver’s busy streets?
Two prominent health researchers have published a report that concludes the Vancouver Police Department is unfairly linking mental illness to violent crime.
The Toronto-based poet and novelist pinpoints moments of levity and anguish as survivors strive to make peace with unchanging brute fact.
When Marie Chouinard’s dancers first heard the Quebec icon was creating a work set to Erik Satie’s atmospheric piano solos, Gymnopédies, they likely didn’t know what they were in for.
The mayors' plan prioritizes 300 kilometres of new separated bike routes across Metro Vancouver.
An Australian research study showed that whites without fares were more likely to get a free ride than blacks without fares.
From burlesque costumes to commuter cycling apparel, B.C.’s biggest student-run fashion show once again promises to be a must-see event.