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Two comedies about women at work and a stunning documentary...
Renowned Tibetan monk Mingyur Rinpoche to speak in Vancouver
Two giant sequels and several worthy smaller films reviewed
Doing it like Elton John, looking for justice in Canada,...
Your numerology cycles June 1–15
Mission Control: "Ce qu'on attend de moi"
Aladdin drops in again, the Booksmart girls wonder what...
Photos: Elle King shakes up Vancouver
Broaching a Bake-off w/o a recipe
Violence and style from John Wick, bios of two history...
Valentijn Dhaenens mouths off at The York
As a Flemish actor from Antwerp, Valentijn Dhaenens needs to know plenty of languages.
Feb 19th, 2016
PuSh homestretch: a maximalist oratorio and a minimalist fugue
Challenging art and magniloquent artifice.
Feb 4th, 2016
At PuSh festival, hometown militants soliloquize
"Take it to the streets!" A pair of diverse rallying cries.
Jan 28th, 2016
Solo tour-de-force recreates Baby Boomers' coming-of-age for PuSh audience
Here I am in a dark room, staring at a dimly lit, translucent cylinder, beguiled by amorphous figures, fleeting shadows and snatches of retro music. It’s all somehow hauntingly familiar, but it took...
Jan 21st, 2016
Rites of Spring: Ukrainian New Year in Strathcona
Kazotsky kicks keep revelers in splits. Photo: Scott Alpen
Jan 20th, 2016
Soft Diplomacy: bravura “Opera Warriors” showcases Chinese performing arts
The rise and fall and resurgence of a Peking Opera troupe mirrors the resilience of Chinese cultural traditions.
Jan 10th, 2016
A new Jennifer Lawrence, a new Madame Bovery and a scary chiller from Australia
Also: three movies with strong B.C. connections
Dec 4th, 2014
Vancouver Confidential unveils gritty, fascinating side of city's history
These bloggers, actors and tour guides “are creating a much larger conversation about Vancouver” than could be created by conventional historians.
Sep 29th, 2014
Agassiz and Harrison Mills Circle Farm Tour
While farmer's markets are a big draw in Vancouver, Circle Farm Tours are popular in farm country. Whether a cheese lover, a pottery fanatic, or a history buff there's something in it for you.
Oct 5th, 2012
Rape of Nanking author Iris Chang's memories live on in new biography
The world lost a brilliant historian and journalist on November 9, 2004 when a self-inflicted gunshot took the life of a young American writer, Iris Chang, author of the New York Times best-seller,...
May 31st, 2011