Picks Of The Week – October 16, 2013

Thanksgiving has come and gone, leftovers are reheating and Halloween is just around the corner.  In the meantime, there’s still plenty to do before the Great Pumpkin comes.

VividReplay: Take a step back to the 80s and relive Living Colour’s breakthrough album “Vivid” as the band plays it cover to cover at the Commodore Ballroom on Thursday Oct 17

Country: Legendary country diva Loretta Lynn brings her decades of music to the Red Robinson Show Theatre on Friday Oct 18

Ghostface: Head over the Oasis Ultra Lounge on Friday night to start getting into the Halloween spirit with Jerk It! Jerk It On My Ghostface! 

Ballet: On October 17 – 19 the new season of dance begins at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre as Ballet BC presents the world premier of TILT

RockNRoll: A trio of world class impersonators take to the stage to portray Elvis Presley through three eras for the show Elvis! Elvis! Elvis! at the Red Robinson Show Theatre on Saturday.

Fowl: Fundraising, fun and fowl are on order as the Filmore Family Foundation present the 14th Annual Prairie Fowl Supper on Saturday

On Sale: A few diverse concerts go on sale this Friday Oct 18th, some reggae-tinged rock, country/pop-rock and full on hard RAWK are on deck with Daniel Wesley (Dec 29 – Commodore Ballroom), New Years Eve with Steele Panther + more (Dec 31 – Commodore Ballroom) and Blue Rodeo (Jan 2, Orpheum Theatre).

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