Dates you need to know – the 2016 Vancouver Fringe Festival

Charles Ross's One Man Dark Knight is one of the shows at this year's Fringe.

Charles Ross’s One Man Dark Knight is one of the shows at this year’s Fringe.

The annual feast of theatre known as the Vancouver Fringe Festival begins next week. Besides over 100 shows to choose from, the fest has a few events helping kick off the festival. Here are some dates prospective Fringe-goers will want to know.

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Dates you need to know – the 2016 Vancouver Fringe Festival

Exploring Vancouver: The Stanley Park Seawall and Beyond

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Dima Sergiyenko visited Vancouver back in July and put together an awesome video showcasing what it’s like for visitors to make their way around Vancouver by bike and public transport.

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Exploring Vancouver: The Stanley Park Seawall and Beyond

Explore Vancouver’s Yaletown: A Neighbourhood Tour

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populistPopulist is Vancouver’s cinematic city guide, showcasing everything that’s happening in the city through video – Your hub for where to go, what to do and who to see. Populist is run by Film and TV Producer, Rebecca Traub and Broadcast Journalist, Blanca Blandon (aka YinYang). Follow the fun at thisispopulist.com.

By far, Yaletown is one of Vancouver’s trendiest neighborhoods – a district that’s filled with great restaurants and bars, shopping and entertainment, and gorgeous views. Here’s our list of our favourite attractions.

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Explore Vancouver’s Yaletown: A Neighbourhood Tour

Swipe Right With Vancouver TheatreSports’ OK Tinder

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Anyone with a love-hate when it comes to online dating will appreciate Vancouver TheatreSports™ newest late-night show, OK Tinder – Swipe Right Comedy.

Every Wednesday evening at 9:15 pm, between now and mid-September, catch the city’s best improv comedy crew, with the help of the audience of course, get real when it comes to the good, the bad, and the ugly of digital-dating.

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Swipe Right With Vancouver TheatreSports’ OK Tinder

Free Performances of Much Ado About Nothing on Vancouver’s Granville Island!

Darquise St. Germain, Isaac George-Hotchkiss, and Isaac McAndless-Davis. Photo by Faye Campbell.

Darquise St. Germain, Isaac George-Hotchkiss, and Isaac McAndless-Davis. Photo by Faye Campbell.

“How much better is it to weep at joy than to joy at weeping!”
~ Much Ado About Nothing

One of my favourite Vancouver summer rituals is watching Shakespeare for free outdoors (yes, for free!) in a gorgeous Granville Island setting. Tomorrow night, Carousel Theatre for Young People launches their annual production of one of the Bard’s plays.

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Free Performances of Much Ado About Nothing on Vancouver’s Granville Island!

Kids In Vancouver: 5 Very Canadian Ways To Celebrate Canada Day

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Canada’s 149th birthday is just around the corner, and with hundreds of local events and activities scheduled to celebrate the occasion, choosing where to don your red-and-whites can be a challenge.

Whether you’re looking to celebrate with a crowd, or enjoy some quiet festivities with your family, these 5 “very Canadian” ways to celebrate the nation’s birthday are sure to get you buzzing about the True North, and all that Canada has to offer.

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Kids In Vancouver: 5 Very Canadian Ways To Celebrate Canada Day

Vancouver TheatreSports’ NEW Summer Show & Signature Cocktails

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Improv aficionado? Cocktail connoisseur? Here’s something fun to check out this summer. Vancouver TheatreSports™ League’s (VTSL) new show, The Big Picture – An Improvised Movie, is launching signature cocktails to enjoy in the Neil Macrae Bar & Lounge beforehand, inspired by our favorite Hollywood flicks. Continue reading:
Vancouver TheatreSports’ NEW Summer Show & Signature Cocktails