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MovEnt's Small Stage point 5 succeeds in diversity
A MovEnt production. At the Emerald on Friday, July 4. No remaining performances For a good time, call MovEnt. Vancouver’s populist dance presenter knows how to throw a party, and...
The Three Cornered Hat is hilarious, uncanny, and conceptually stimulating
Choreographed by Jennifer Mascall and the dancers. A MascallDance production, in association with Dancing on the Edge. At Chapel Arts on Thursday, July 3. Continues Friday, July 4...
Diego García’s El Twanguero is a fire-breathing guitar hero
Diego García picked up a Latin Grammy for best tango album last week, which might come as a surprise to those aware that the annual awards show is held every November. Reached by...
Poet Coleman Barks taps into mystic Jalal ad-Din Rumi
Poet and translator Coleman Barks’s pursuit of the 13th-century mystic Jalal ad-Din Rumi has led him down many strange paths, none quite so bizarre as the 2005 pilgrimage he made...
Everything is connected at the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival
At various venues on Saturday and Sunday (June 28 and 29) It’s Monday morning and I have a jazz hangover, despite having consumed nothing more noxious than Perrier and some ill-...
David Fathead Newman & the Tilden Webb Trio's Cellar Groove is an archival delight
David Fathead Newman & the Tilden Webb TrioCellar Groove (Cellar Live) With Cellar Groove, jazz impresario Cory Weeds has dug deep into his archive for a 2004 club date all...
Triology goes old-school on its eponymous debut
TriologyTriology (Cellar Live) This first release from collaborators Bill Coon (guitar), Jodi Proznick (bass), and Miles Black (piano) is as old-school as old-school gets—and its...
Neelamjit Dhillon Quartet's Komagata Maru has a somber beauty
Neelamjit Dhillon QuartetKomagata Maru (Independent) It’s a sombre kind of beauty, but it’s beautiful nonetheless. Listened to simply as music, divorced from the sociopolitical...
Harris Eisenstadt’s Golden State quartet is intellectually seductive
The defining quality of Harris Eisenstadt’s Golden State quartet, other than its unusual instrumentation, has to be the intricacy of its leader’s compositions. Riding on the...
Trumpet renegade Nate Wooley takes a playful approach
There’s a good chance that Nate Wooley’s upcoming solo set will contain some of the most radical music on offer at this year’s TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival. Although...
Vancouver LGBT leader Jim Deva dies, leaving a community in mourning
Why does SkyTrain start running so damn late on the weekends?
Police say man arrested in murder of Surrey teen Serena Vermeersch
Classic car involved in accident that closed Sea to Sky Highway
Sex workers in Canada: 17 interesting facts from a new report
Vancouver police deliver one of the best headlines of the year
Raymond Lee Caissie charged with second-degree murder in death of Surrey teen Serena Vermeersch
Satan statue with porn-star penis taken down by City of Vancouver
Vancouver International Film Festival 2014 review guide
Canada-wide warrant issued for patient on unauthorized absence from Riverview grounds
Pit bull attack suggests that dog owner isn't always the problem
Elias Ishak: Compulsory schooling destroys our humanity
Elton John not thrilled by the Newt's review of his Vancouver show
Winners and losers in the B.C. teachers' strike
Tentative agreement reached in B.C. teachers strike
Why do so many Vancouver firefighters make six figures? And other questions raised by city salaries
B.C. premier Christy Clark calls tentative six-year teachers’ deal a "game changer"
Cultural chauvinism poses economic risk for Canada
Gwynne Dyer: ISIS and the coalition of the unwilling
Vancouver mental-health advocates question rules for SRO tenants
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