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Lincoln Kaye

Lincoln Kaye is Vancouver Observer's Senior Correspondent for Culture and
Features. In half a century of reporting, he has served as a magazine correspondent in Asia, a food and travel writer, a music, film and theatre critic and a forest fire lookout.

Bardolotrous Back-talk on the Beach

Jewish actor enacts Jewish actor counter-acting Jewish reactionaries.

Sea gypsies re-berth in home port

'Nomadic Tempest,' a Cirque with a message, brings Caravaners back to B.C. after 30+ years

Johann Sebastian in Bardo

EMV's BachFest places the Master in musical context

To bee or not to bee?

Going ape in the apiary

Festival Ouverture: Tout de Suites

Haimovitz keynotes EMV's 2017 BachBinge with commissioned works

Meta-magic @ Malkin Bowl

Musical theatre in Stanley Park: starlit spectacles for all ages

Notes from the Paris underground

Hi-tech touring road show of "Phantom of the Opera" packs QE house

No holds Bard: "Merchant," "2 Gents"

Classic comedies with contemporary bite in rad new readings

Tinseltown tropes in Bard's "Much Ado"

Mainstage-on-the-Beach decked out a la Dolce Vita

"A Winter's Tale" for summer stock

Kitsch and kick-lines in Bard's Big Top rendition of Shakespeare's late-life "problem play"