Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! May the luck of the Irish be upon you and us all for this 17th of March and throughout the week with these entertaining picks
Masterpiece: Friday, the much buzzed about Imagine Van Gogh: The Immersive Exhibition opens at Vancouver Convention Centre, running until June 11th, the initial run of ticket sold out in record time, get the last remaining tickets before they’re all gone.
Coastal: Returning for its 14th year, the annual Coastal Dance Festival produced by Dancers of Damelahamid, takes to digital for viewing from the comfort of your home until March 18th.
Dance: The second presentation from Digidance, presented in partnership with DanceHouse, the exclusive online broadcast of Montreal choreographer Jean-Pierre Perreault’s (1947-2002) milestone work Joe – streams until March 23rd.
Opera: The Vancouver Opera’s witty, and entertaining The Music Shop, by Richard Wargo, streaming as part of the digital season along with other shows from the season.
Circus: March 18 – 21 The Cultch welcomes The 7 Fingers’ Out Of Order a visionary new online experience from Montreal’s ground-breaking contemporary circus collective
Symphony: Online this Saturday at 10:30am on its digital concert hallthe VSO presents A Little Kids Concert: An Alphabet of Songs developed by the VSO School of Music
Art: The Vancouver Art Gallery’s Spring Into Art, virtual spring break programming encourages imaginations to run wild until Marc 19th with daily digital activities for the whole family.
Museum: Hang out with the museum staff and specialists via its three regular virtual weekly sessions; RBCM @ Home, RBCM @ Home (Kids) and RBCM @ Outside.
Humanity: Streaming online until March 28, Zee Zee Theatre presents the world premiere of Virtual Humanity, a deeply personal, one-on-one experience adapting the company’s annual Human Library project into the digital space, where participants can ‘check out’ a human for a candid conversation about their life experiences, culture and beliefs.
Festival: The Vancouver International Dance Festival (VIDF) is back for its 21st season going digital until June 19, 2021, the festival features 18 livestreamed contemporary dance performances.
Earthquake: The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC’s newest exhibition A Future for Memory: Art and Life After the Great East Japan Earthquake, is running until September 5, 2021
Museum: A perfect visit for the Chinese New Year season, stop by MOV at Vanier Park or the Chinatown location to view A Seat at the Table a collaborative exhibition exploring historical and contemporary stories of Chinese Canadians in BC and their struggles for belonging.
Colour: Now open at the Bill Reid Gallery of Northwest Coast Art find the Western Canadian premiere of running until May 9, 2021.