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A Time to Laugh: Martin Short and Comedy Fest Come to Town
Vancouver’s Comedy & Arts Festival is back in town and it's bringing some of the top names in comedy with it, Feb 7-17. Martin Short will open the festival at a gala performance on February 8.
Feb 5th, 2013
Arkells, Margaret Cho, Betty White, Alexander Melnikov: your guide to fun city
The Commodore, Chan, Rogers Arena and Centre in Vancouver for the Performing Arts are bringing top talent to town this week.
Nov 8th, 2011
Ethnicity, immigration, and becoming Canadian in Vancouver's high schools
"FOB? What's that?" Fred Lin* says that he doesn’t know the difference between “FOB” and “Honger.” He asks his friends if there’s a difference. Someone cracks a joke in Mandarin, causing the two...
Mar 15th, 2011