35th Annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival Announces Free Streamed Concerts, Workshops, and Annual Colloquium

Streaming Packages and Single Stream Tickets on Sale Now at www.coastaljazz.ca

 

The TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival, Vancouver’s signature Festival, celebrates its 35th edition this summer from Friday, June 25 to Sunday, July 4.

After cancelling the 2020 Festival due to COVID-19 uncertainty, the Coastal Jazz & Blues Society is pleased to present a modified 2021 Festival with a program of over 100 virtual events – all in accordance with the Provincial Health Office’s guidelines. Plans are also afoot for limited in-person attendance, should health orders allow for small gatherings.

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35th Annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival Announces Free Streamed Concerts, Workshops, and Annual Colloquium

Wings and Wizards: A Magical Experience for the Whole Family this Summer at BC Place!

“Welcome, wizard apprentice… We have been waiting for you!”

SHINE Experiences is proud to present Wings and Wizards at BC Place – an exceptional, immersive entertainment experience that promises to bring back a little magic into the lives of the young and young-at-heart all summer long!

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Wings and Wizards: A Magical Experience for the Whole Family this Summer at BC Place!

Experience Vancouver’s Cherry Blossoms Virtually with In Full Bloom – a Free Short Film.

Take flight in an immersive calming cinematic experience to view Vancouver’s cherry blossoms as never seen before, courtesy of Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival, in partnership with Peacemaker Filmworks.

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Experience Vancouver’s Cherry Blossoms Virtually with In Full Bloom – a Free Short Film.

Vancouver’s Film Industry is (Once Again) Taking Centre Stage

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (courtesy Dean Buscher/Netflix)

British Columbia’s film, TV, visual effects and animation industry has consistently broken records – even during the global pandemic, when physical productions were halted to stop the spread of COVID-19. Though 40 productions were forced to shutter in March 2020, the industry’s resilience and creativity helped to fuel a powerful comeback that saw 60 productions resume – with strict safety protocols intact – a mere seven months later.

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Vancouver’s Film Industry is (Once Again) Taking Centre Stage

Vancouver Art Gallery Presents Pictures & Promises

Image Credit: O Zhang, We are all the Future of the Earth, 2008, inkjet print, Collection of the Vancouver Art Gallery, Gift of the Artist.

The Vancouver Art Gallery has opened Pictures and Promises in collaboration with Capture Photography Festival. Drawn from the Vancouver Art Gallery’s rich photographic holdings. Continue reading:
Vancouver Art Gallery Presents Pictures & Promises

Annual Coastal Dance Festival Celebrates Resilient Indigenous Spirit in 2021 Virtual Presentation

Dancers of Damelahamid by Chris Randle.

Dancers of Damelahamid invites audiences to participate in a celebration of Indigenous arts as part of the newly envisioned, virtual presentation of the 14th annual Coastal Dance Festival, from March 12-18, 2021.
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Annual Coastal Dance Festival Celebrates Resilient Indigenous Spirit in 2021 Virtual Presentation

Feast for the Eyes Exhibition Captures the History of Photography Through the Subject of Food

Vik Muniz, Double Mona Lisa, After Warhol, (Peanut Butter + Jelly), 1999, Digital C-print. © Vik Muniz/VAGA, NY, Courtesy Sikkema Jenkins & Co.

The Polygon Gallery’s presents the Canadian premiere of the delectably colourful touring exhibition Feast for the Eyes: The Story of Food in Photography. The sweeping exhibition  captures the history of photography through the subject of food Canadian premiere features the work of Nobuyoshi Araki, Nan Goldin, Cindy Sherman, Andy Warhol, and more than 60 renowned artists. Continue reading:
Feast for the Eyes Exhibition Captures the History of Photography Through the Subject of Food