Steve Venegas Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/145 en Remembering the late Celebrity Chef Anthony Sedlak's life in the kitchen http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2008/08/17/superstar-chef-anthony-sedlak-food-books-and-tv It was hard to believe Sedlak got his start in cooking just so he could get cheap snowboarding passes. But that's what he told the Vancouver Observer in 2008.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2008/08/17/superstar-chef-anthony-sedlak-food-books-and-tv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2008/08/17/superstar-chef-anthony-sedlak-food-books-and-tv#comments Food Anthony Sedlak's death celebrity chef Sedlak Cooking cooking from scratch Food Network Canada The Main Mon, 09 Jul 2012 22:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1712 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Conan O'Brien brings "Legally Prohibited from Being Funny on TV" to the Orpheum http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2010/04/14/conan-obrien-brings-legally-prohibited-being-funny-tv-orpheum The Conan O'Brien "Legally Prohibited from Being Funny on TV" tour kicked off it's Canadian leg last night at the Orpheum, where thousands of people laughed at the exploits of the ginger one and his...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2010/04/14/conan-obrien-brings-legally-prohibited-being-funny-tv-orpheum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2010/04/14/conan-obrien-brings-legally-prohibited-being-funny-tv-orpheum#comments Arts Beat Television Culture Thu, 15 Apr 2010 12:30:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 3663 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Priscilla Ahn: delicate virtuosity http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/08/03/priscilla-ahn-delicate-virtuosity Steve Venegas talks to a rising pop star about her personal journey and musical tours.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/08/03/priscilla-ahn-delicate-virtuosity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/08/03/priscilla-ahn-delicate-virtuosity#comments Arts Beat Tue, 04 Aug 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1729 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com History and fun at Rennaissance Fair http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/07/15/history-and-fun-rennaissance-fair For a moment, a piece of Vancouver Island became downright medieval, Steve Venegas reports.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/07/15/history-and-fun-rennaissance-fair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/07/15/history-and-fun-rennaissance-fair#comments Arts Beat Thu, 16 Jul 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1728 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Good-bye, Michael Jackson http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/26/good-bye-michael-jackson When a celebrity dies, everyone stops for a moment. These figures, who we have lionized to the point of mythology, don&#39;t really exist in our lives anywhere save for our own imagination and yet we...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/26/good-bye-michael-jackson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/26/good-bye-michael-jackson#comments Arts Beat Sat, 27 Jun 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1727 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Naked on car free day to drive the message home http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/14/naked-car-free-day-drive-message-home &#34;More ass and less gas,&#34; naked bikers said as they drove their message home downtown on Car Free day yesterday. Photo by Steve Venegas. http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/14/naked-car-free-day-drive-message-home#comments Arts Beat Mon, 15 Jun 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1726 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Anime Evolution draws thousands to Vancouver, BC http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/14/anime-evolution-draws-thousands-vancouver-bc Anime Evolution, a celebration of everything the Japanese animated world has to offer, drew thousands of people to Vancouver this weekend from all over the lower mainland and abroad. The most...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/14/anime-evolution-draws-thousands-vancouver-bc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/14/anime-evolution-draws-thousands-vancouver-bc#comments Arts Beat Mon, 15 Jun 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1725 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com My Mannequin Moment http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/06/my-mannequin-moment I&#39;ve never been what you would call a clothes horse. Over the years I developed something of a uniform consisting of a black t-shirt and slim fitting jeans. Because of this, clothing stores have... http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/06/06/my-mannequin-moment#comments Arts Beat Sun, 07 Jun 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1724 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Comedy News Comes To Vancouver http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/05/01/comedy-news-comes-vancouver Big news. Vancouver now has its own Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert joke-alikes, setting the satirical pace for a barbed and hilarious local discourse with a team led by Paul Bae. Bae, along with...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/05/01/comedy-news-comes-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/05/01/comedy-news-comes-vancouver#comments Arts Beat Sat, 02 May 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1723 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Come with me to Spanish Mass http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/04/13/come-me-spanish-mass While most of the Lower Mainland was enjoying the long weekend, going on Easter Egg hunts and consuming more chocolate than the human endocrine system is equipped to cope with, Christians all across...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/04/13/come-me-spanish-mass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2009/04/13/come-me-spanish-mass#comments Arts Beat Catholic Easter Sunday Mass Tue, 14 Apr 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Steve Venegas 1722 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com