While COVID-19 restrictions have us sticking close to home, let’s see what virtual picks are still available to entertain us at home or in-person in our household bubbles.
Origins: Tonight, Chan Centre for Performing Arts at UBC and Early Music Vancouver present Origins-Music of the Tang Dynasty, a free (donations encouraged) online performance by Silk Road Music Ensemble. Playing a program of traditional Chinese with traditional Chinese instruments focusing on music from the Tang Dynasty.
Art: It’s the final week to view, Time-Lapse: Posthumous Conversations — A Geoff McMurchy Retrospective – at SUM gallery, Vancouver’s queer mandated visual art gallery, before it closes December 1st.
Stage: While live performances at The Arts Club Theatre Company are on hold due to public health restrictions you can still purchase tickets to view the recorded stream of Buffoon performed at the Granville Island Stage, and enjoy streaming 12 Dates of Christmas from the Newmont Stage at BMO Theatre Centre starting November 2 7th
Lights: Take a walk and explore Lumiere 2020 , back to brighten our evenings with its annual interactive and mesmerizing light installations at English Bay and Jim Deva Place until November 30.
Sounds: The Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra’s annual Global Soundscapes Festival is wrapping up its online line-up of international music this weekend.
Festival: The 20th Annual Chutzpah! Festival is presenting virtual program with new and exciting, critically acclaimed artists from all over the world working in comedy, music, theatre and dance.
Dance: Vancouver’s Co.ERASGA, contemporary dance company, is celebrating its 20th anniversary season with the world virtual premiere of its newest presentation, Offering.
Centennial: The Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Art continues its celebration of the artist’s extraordinary life and legacy, To Speak With a Golden Voice, run until April 11, 2021
Anthropologie: MOA at UBC Kent Monkman’s timely exhibition, Shame and Prejudice: A Story of Resilience is on display until January 3, 2021.