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Lazy Susan

Lazy Susan

With a playful title like Lazy Susan, unlike so many pretentious undergrad group show titles (hell, mine was “Flux” – ha!), the world was wide…

Elkhorn Live at China Cloud

Elkhorn Live at China Cloud

Outside, it was a mess of wind and snow; inside in the warm and inviting…

The Distorted Nothingness of Being

The Distorted Nothingness of Being

Local art rock band Nothingness celebrated the release of their new album Being with a…

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Teetering Too Close to Cliffs

Teetering Too Close to Cliffs

Hullabaloo’s second day got going with two All Star Slams at The Rio Theatre, which brought champion spoken word artists Rabbit Richards, Dana ID Matthews, and Charlie Petch together from…

The Alchemy of Feeling Into Words

The Alchemy of Feeling Into Words

What do the phases “Breakdown Babes,” “Mad But Rad,” “Gibberish and the Hootenannies,” “Mediocre at Best,” “What Would Bert and Ernie’s Legs Look Like?,” and “The 2013 Bocce Championship Runners…

Best Vancouver Albums of 2016

Best Vancouver Albums of 2016

2016 was an incredible year for music in Vancouver. Here are the 10 albums that had us particularly stoked for what’s happening locally. Hopefully you know all of these. If…

Woman to Woman, Sister to Sister

Woman to Woman, Sister to Sister

The Havana Theatre has changed since I was last here. I’ve seen a few performances at this venue before; I remembered entering through the restaurant into a dark, spacious room…

This Isn’t Fan Fiction

This Isn’t Fan Fiction

Upon entering the Waterfront Theatre, I’m greeted by a shorthaired woman with a pretty, welcoming smile, and a man who sits cross-legged and barefoot behind her, in a somewhat meditative…

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Sawdust Collector is Kicking Up Some Seriously Cool Stuff

Sawdust Collector is Kicking Up Some Seriously Cool Stuff

VANDOC: Sawdust Collector started Sept 2016, correct? What does the name mean? Sawdust Collector: Yes, our first show was in September, only about a month…

Red Gate Takes on Granville Island

8minuteswith: Orsy Szabo of the webseries Coded

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Red Gate Takes on Granville Island

Red Gate Takes on Granville Island

VANDOC: How did Red Gate’s takeover of the Revue Stage come to be? Jim Carrico: In…

Eastside Culture Crawl 2016

Between Two Rocks: Robert Leveroos’ MFA Project

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Lazy Susan

Lazy Susan

With a playful title like Lazy Susan, unlike so many pretentious undergrad group show titles (hell,…

Artifact at Creative Coworkers

Next Stop, Aberdeen

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Sawdust Collector is Kicking Up Some Seriously Cool Stuff

Sawdust Collector is Kicking Up Some Seriously Cool Stuff

VANDOC: Sawdust Collector started Sept 2016, correct? What does the name mean? Sawdust Collector: Yes, our…

Gorging On Subtleties and Excess

Between Two Rocks: Robert Leveroos’ MFA Project