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You are now about to enter the splatter zone. Evil Dead: The Musical spews blood and cranks up the chainsaws until Saturday night’s (November 1) two-show closing event at the...
He may not be one of our own, but close enough. Dino Archie has truly grown into the headlining standup comic he is today in Vancouver. The Fresno native has spent a good chunk of...
The Dusty Flowerpot Cabaret Society carries on the beloved East Van Halloween tradition of the Parade of Lost Souls on Saturday night (November 1) from 7 to 10 p.m. As usual, the...
Faced with a shortage of scintillating solo parts and an instrument that barely fits under the average chin, violists have a hard time—and this is compounded by a body of viola...
Everyone loves a good deal, right? Like, for example, getting the chance to see Jenn Grant and Matthew Barber in Vancouver on Wednesday (November 5) at CBC Studio 700. The former...
Canada’s women’s national team took on the world champions from Japan on Tuesday night (October 28). At B.C. Place, the home team lost 3-2, after Aya Sameshima scored the game...
Couldn't make it out last night? You missed Vancouver's own Johnny Jover at Venue celebrating the club's five-year anniversary. Here's a moment of the show caught on Instagram....
Every weekday, the Straight highlights a great local shot as the Photo of the Day. Interested in submitting your photos for consideration? Check out our Flickr group.
Live Nation has announced that American doom-metal band Sleep will play a show at the Commodore Ballroom on Saturday, February 7, 2015. Formed in San Jose in 1990, Sleep earned...
CircusFest Vancouver, an exciting new festival that showcases local and international circus talent, takes place at various Vancouver venues from November 6 to 9. Events and...

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