Wrapping up March, Easter is ahead with a long weekend full of entertainment and activities in this week’s picks.
Masterpiece: Imagine Van Gogh: The Immersive Exhibition is now open at Vancouver Convention Centre, and already extended its run until August 29, 2021 so you have the whole summer to see this amazing spectacle of Van Gogh’s masterpieces.
Opera: The Vancouver Opera’s witty, and entertaining The Music Shop, by Richard Wargo, joins Amahl and the Night Vistors and other performances streaming as part of the digital season along with other shows from the season.
Films: The Georgia Strait Alliance 11th Annual Festival of Ocean Films wraps up today, March 31st, exploring our connection to the ocean with films & digital events that inspire conversation and action. Ticket sales from the festival will help support the Georgia Strait Alliance and its work to protect the Salish Sea.
Museum: Hang out with the museum staff and specialists via its three regular virtual weekly sessions; RBCM @ Home, RBCM @ Home (Kids) and RBCM @ Outside.
Walk: Push Walks, from PuSh Festival are a unique invitation to take a safe walk with artists through the urban spaces that have given them inspiration, listen and walk to one of the six Walks now available where you find your podcasts.
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.