Wendy Dallian Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/162 en Bard on the Beach does As You Like it http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/06/12/you-it-opens-bard-beach As You Like It is a story of love, adventure, sibling rivalry, and redemption.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/06/12/you-it-opens-bard-beach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts Beat Theatre BMO Mainstage Theatre David Mackay John Murphy Lois Anderson Mon, 20 Jun 2011 20:31:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 7611 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Wicked brings suspenseful show to Queen Elizabeth Theatre http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/06/05/wicked-brings-suspenseful-show-queen-elizabeth-theatre Two girls form an unlikely friendship on their journey to becoming the Wicked Witch of the West, and Glinda the Good.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/06/05/wicked-brings-suspenseful-show-queen-elizabeth-theatre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Reel Theatre Culture Anne Brummel Elphaba Emerald City Glinda Gregory Maguire Joe Mantello musicals Natalie Daradich Queen Elizabeth Theatre Wicked wizard of oz Mon, 06 Jun 2011 03:28:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 7550 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Mom's the Word: Remixed, brings humorous, heartfelt story about motherhood http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/06/03/moms-word-remixed-brings-humorous-heartfelt-story-about-motherhood A mock birth, sleepless nights, diapers, husbands, hospitals, embarrassments, bad habits, periods, teens and sex: nothing was off limits and the audience ate it up.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/06/03/moms-word-remixed-brings-humorous-heartfelt-story-about-motherhood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Reel Theatre Culture Alison Kelly Arts Club Barbara Pollard Beverley Elliott Deborah Williams Jill Daum Mom's the Word:remixed revue stage Robin Nicol unhinged Sat, 04 Jun 2011 07:33:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 7538 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Jian Ghomeshi in Vancouver to announce 2nd annual Culture Days http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/05/09/jian-ghomeshi-vancouver-announce-2nd-annual-culture-days Culture Days&nbsp;unveiled plans for the 2nd Annual Canada-wide grassroots celebration of Arts and Culture: the largest-ever public participation campaign undertaken by the arts and cultural...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/05/09/jian-ghomeshi-vancouver-announce-2nd-annual-culture-days" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Reel Culture arts culture Culture Days Flin Flon Manitoba Jian Ghomeshi Q Tue, 10 May 2011 07:00:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 7243 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Fiddler on the Roof comes to The Centre in Vancouver http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2011/05/01/fiddler-roof-comes-centre-vancouver Timeless classic is a grand mix of music, drama, comedy, dance and romance -- and the performance does it justice.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/artsbeat/2011/05/01/fiddler-roof-comes-centre-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts Beat Theatre Fiddler on the Roof Jason Garrison Jerome Robbins John Preece Joseph Stein musicals Nancy Evans Sammy Dallas Bayes Steve Gilliam the centre for the performing arts Theatre Mon, 02 May 2011 05:16:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 7156 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Robert Plant and the Band of Joy http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/04/18/robert-plant-and-band-joy Led Zep singer had audience leaping to their feet as he appeared. They stayed there all night.<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/04/18/robert-plant-and-band-joy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Reel Music Culture Alison Krauss Buddy Miller Byron House Darrell Scott Led Zeppelin Marco Giovino Patty Griffin Queen Elizabeth Theatre Robert Plant Tue, 19 Apr 2011 09:55:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 6991 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Riverdance brings Irish dance fusion to the Queen Elizabeth Theatre http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/04/12/riverdance-brings-irish-dance-fusion-queen-elizabeth-theatre Riverdance opened at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre April 7 to a sell out crowd. It's always a pleasant surprise to find a show that delivers so much more than expected. Such was the case for...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/04/12/riverdance-brings-irish-dance-fusion-queen-elizabeth-theatre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Reel Theatre Dance Culture Dewitt Fleming Jr Marita Martinez-Rey Michael E Wood Queen Elizabeth Theatre Riverdance Tap dance Wed, 13 Apr 2011 08:03:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 6853 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Year Dolly Parton Was My Mom http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/04/07/year-dolly-parton-was-my-mom The Year Dolly Parton Was My Mom is a&nbsp; film about a young girl who discovers she was adopted and fantasizes that Dolly Parton is her mother. The film is based in the mid seventies. Director...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/04/07/year-dolly-parton-was-my-mom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Reel Film Celebrities People Dolly Parton entertainment Film Julia Stone Tara Johns The Year Dolly Parton Was My Mom Fri, 08 Apr 2011 11:56:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 6811 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com PIXIES bring Grammy-award nominated music to Vancouver http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/music/2011/03/31/pixies-bring-grammy-award-nominated-music-vancouver <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/music/2011/03/31/pixies-bring-grammy-award-nominated-music-vancouver" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Music Music Culture David Lovering Minotaur Music Myles Mangino Orpheum Paul Normandale PIXIES surfer rock Un Chien Andalou Fri, 01 Apr 2011 02:56:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 6782 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Fiddler on the Roof at the Centre http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/03/24/fiddler-roof-centre &nbsp;“Without our traditions, our lives would be as shaky as...as a FIDDLER ON THE ROOF,” announces Tevye, a humble milkman from the Russian village of Anatevka. And so begins a tale of love and...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/filmreel/2011/03/24/fiddler-roof-centre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Reel Music Theatre centre for the performing arts entertainment Fiddler on the Roof Music Theatre Fri, 25 Mar 2011 05:21:00 +0000 Wendy Dallian 6722 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com